Let Dr Lenz's Music Teach
 
   
"I asked the Zen Master."
 
   



TRANSLATION OF THE NON-ENGLISH LINES ON THE

TECHNO ZEN MASTER CD

What Is Dancing?

Danser c'est faire l'amour. La danse c'est l'art.
(Dance is sex. Dance is art)

Tanzen ist rhythmus. Tanzen ist freiheit.
(Dancing is rhythm. Dancing is freedom.)

Odari (sp?) wa dento de aru. Odari wa kuukyo da.
(Dancing is tradition. Dancing is emptiness.)

What Is Emptiness?

Le vide est poignant. Le vide c'est le bruit.
(Emptiness is poignancy. Emptiness is noise.)
Leerheit ist philosophy. Wertlosigheit is larm.
(Emptiness is philosophy. Emptiness is noise.)
Kuukyo wa soh-on da. Kuukyo wa kyomu da.
(Emptiness is noise. Emptiness is emptiness.)

Death Is Sexual

La mort est sexuelle.
(Death is sexual)
Es ist der anfang der Ewigheit.
(It is the beginning of eternity.)
Shi/towa kodoku na mono da.
(Death is to be alone.)

One Hand Clapping

C'est la musique, c'est la rhythme, c'est le son.
Es ist musik, es ist rhythmus, es sind tone.
Sorewa ongyaku de aru, sorewa kodoh de aru, sorewa oto de aru.
(It is music, it is rhythm, it is sound.)

Climbing Up the Mountain

Il n'y a pas de montagne. Il n'y a pas de temps.
(There is no mountain, there is no time.)
Der Zen Meister ist der berg- er lauft von sich selber weg.
(The zen master is the mountain- he walks away from himself.)
Zen towa jinsei sonomono de aru. (Zen is life.)

Garden of Life

Son jardin est sa vie. (The garden is his life.)
Er macht seine einfaufe im garden.
(He does his shopping in the garden.)
Zen no sensei no niwa wa Tokyo no shitamachi ni aru.
(His garden is downtown Tokyo.)

What Is Meditation?

La meditation est musique.
(Meditation is music.)
Meditation ist tanzen.
(Meditation is dancing.)
Meiso was Fujisan no hinode da.
(Meditation is Mt. Fuji at sunrise.)

All These Worlds

(It is pure being in the blink of an eye. It is the movement of life in the blink of an eye.)
C'est etre a l'etat pur en un clin d'oeil C'est le mouvement de la vie en un clin d'oeil.
Alles kommt in einem moment zusammen. Es ist die bewegong eines lebens in einem moment.
Zen to wa kokotsu no meiso de aru. Zen to wa jinsei sonomono de aru.

Lyrics copyright 1993 and 1999 by Zazen Music

"He didn't answer.
Or perhaps, he did."