Lateral Imaging is a way of seeing the world. It is a philosophy that links our perception, conception, and emotion. Lateral Imaging views the world as a field of coincidental effects, each affecting all others in an intimate way. The music on this recording is written as a web of interactive phrases, each changing the way all the others are heard. The foreground and background are determined by where the listener focuses their attention as each individual note loses its identity to the whole. This is a self-referential system, i.e. Lateral.