Things We Love / 6 November 2020

WATCH: How live music works during COVID-19 with Adam Neely

How has live music changed over the course of 2020 and how do our modern-day pandemic measures compare to past pandemic responses in human history? 

Adam Neely explores these questions and more in true musicological fashion. Watch as he contrasts footage from a recent socially-distanced show to that of his tour in India earlier this year. He also touches on the concept of “musicking” in its different modern-day forms.

Live streaming is just a fundamentally different “musicking” of music than live musical performance

Adam Neely on live streaming as a different form of musical expression

There’s plenty of insight here, but if there’s one thing to take away, it’s that there is light at the end of the tunnel.

Watch the full video here:


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