Monthly Archives: April 2018

Looking For Planes (for one piano)

This was written in response to Disquiet Junto Project 0330: Wax Off. A little over a year ago I offered Looking For Planes – Looking, the first of a three part piece for two pianos that dealt with my granddaughter … Continue reading

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Wild Geese Take Flight

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku 225 – The wild geese take flight.   The wild geese take flight   Low along the railroad tracks   In the moonlight night This is a haiku by Masaoka Shiki, a Japanese poet, author, … Continue reading

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Haiku Music – Volume 1

Haiku Music – Volume 1 My first self-published album – six musical interpretations inspired by six haiku. Listen free and/or support the artist. The links below display the scores. Bathurst Stain 9:22    Poisoned Waterhole:    Violent disregard echoes.    Keenly felt today. … Continue reading

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The Milky Way

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku 224 – the milky way.   the milky way   at midnight   a drunkard dances This is a haiku by Taneda Santoka, a poet and mendicant priest who chose walking meditation instead of zazen … Continue reading

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From The High Line

A stay in New York City cannot be completed for a photographer without a visit to the High Line. I selected some of the “half” images I photographed from there and wrote music to accompany what I saw. The video … Continue reading

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Pentimento

Pentimento was written in response to Disquiet Junto Project 0328: Sonic Pentimento.   Step 1: This week’s Disquiet Junto project involves recording a piece of music inspired by a term from painting. That word is “pentimento,” which is defined in the … Continue reading

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Meditation Class

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku 223 – Meditation class.   Meditation class   the distant waterfall   suddenly closer This is a haiku by Marco Alessi. Earlier this month I wrote music for meditation in response to the Disquiet Junto … Continue reading

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