Conscious |ˈkän(t)SHəs| Aware of and responding to one’s surroundings; awake.
Human tendency is to destroy all earthly things. We take them for granted until they are weakened or gone. In this presentation, Clyde Otis’ iconic “This Bitter Earth” (made famous by Dinah Washington) serves as a warning signal where each musical moment is succeeded by a distorted version of itself, perhaps until there is nothing left to pillage but the sky.
Originally Commissioned By Northwestern H.S. — Jeremy Snyder, Director.