minds as information machines, part 3

a “repasseado”, one of the many portuguese folk dances. this one is particularly fun to dance to. playing is one of the last makers of mirandese pipes, master célio pires. after the previous definitions, we can move on to bigger Read More

bagpipe festival this saturday

just a short notice. this saturday is the FEST-i-GAITA 2011 bagpipe festival in lisbon. there will be workshops and documentaries during the day and concerts at night. me and several other students of the bagpipe school will perform to fill Read More

minds as information machines, part 2

some asturian gaita again, this time a pipe band on part 1 we first discussed the broad definition of observation and mind. today we’ll continue to more complex structures. to summarize, the first observations are the physical patterns due to Read More