Oberlin Blogs

Israel Gutierrez Part 2 of 2

November 2, 2014

Hello listeners! Welcome to part two of our talk with bass trombonist Israel Gutierrez.
In this episode we talk about:


  • The space visual art and music occupy 1:41

  • The body as a career 3:34

  • Interpretation of music as both "academic" and "vernacular" 5:08

  • Getting the most out of playing 5:50

  • What are you passionate about? 6:34

  • Toxic masculinity 7:36

  • How music has shaped a culture that transcends that toxicity 8:02

  • Wearing basketball shorts to concerts (i.e. accessibility) 9:02

  • Sweaters 11:52

Enjoy!

Read more from this author

Leave a Comment

Similar Blog Entries

Claire in a baseball cap pointing up to the right.
October 5, 2019
The first month of my second year of college has been full of many new and exciting things.
View most recent blog entries