Thought of You

Stole this from Samantha Emanuel’s facebook page…

You know that awesome Martha Graham-esque Google page video from yesterday? This one?

This guy has created more stuff.

I’m telling you, you must watch this. Now.

And what’s even more fascinating is that here you can hear the artist talk about his inspiration and see how the video was made.

Rough version of the documentary:

Final version:

No Words Art: Loss

I remember seeing this with my marching band in high school and bawling my eyes out in the audience. In my mind, there is no better musical interpretation of what it feels like to lose something. This is raw, powerful, and terribly beautiful loss.

I read somewhere that to get into character, the trumpet player would imagine that this was the last time he could ever play the trumpet in his life.