Barbra Brady

Visual Harmonics: Miles Davis and the Bay Bridge

In Art on March 19, 2013 at 2:05 pm


The Bay Lights Meditation, March 16, 2013

Soundtrack: Miles Davis. I Dreamed Last Night.  Was “flow” one of the first words I associated with Miles? Most like. Saturday night, it was Miles. Maybe it is always Miles on Saturday nights, but this one, March 16 2013, it was Miles +. Miles and the Bay Bridge, 7+ miles long. The music flows. The water, flows (bigger water than previous nights, the wind blows). The light show flows in seeming sync with Miles. Perhaps it has been said that Miles was in sync with the Universe. I saw each movement of I Dreamed Last Night traced across the Bridge, its programming a never-repeating improvisation of light. The Harmonics of Miles across 7 miles…I can see for Miles…

  1. […] in the same setting that had fit Miles like a glove, I read the lights as a delicate shimmer, a lacing of lights. No jazz, all calm. The Palestrina […]

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