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Distinction (a means to an end)

from Distinction (a Ballet in Six Parts) by a Light Sleeper



“All children are artists, the problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.” ― Pablo Picasso


We were the forgotten ones
We don’t know our names
If they knew the consequences
They would not bear it

You call me possessively
My so and so, my so and so
It makes you feel closer to me
Not me, it suffocated

I stayed quiet


from Distinction (a Ballet in Six Parts), released May 11, 2019


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a Light Sleeper Chicago, Illinois

Chicago’s a Light Sleeper is an ever-evolving quartet exploring collaborative composition from the bottom up, featuring breezy intertwining melodies from saxophonist Maria Elena Hernandez and violist Traci Newhouse, D. Pennepalli’s idiosyncratic guitar lines, and drummer Matthew Jung’s graceful clockwork core. ... more


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