Category Archives: Horn

In Times Of War (condensed)

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku 205 – shrapnel.   shrapnel   brings from the grove of trees   a circle of birds This is a haiku by Georges Sabiron, who lost his life in the trenches of northern France in … Continue reading

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Leaving My Thoughts (condensed)

This piece was written in response to naviarhaiku 199.     Going forth…     Leaving my thoughts     In a sasanqua flower. This short piece for three instruments works on the idea of expansion and contraction, introduction and consolidation. The sasanqua flower is a … Continue reading

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Frank’s Gronkytonk

This piece was written in response to Disquiet Junto Project 0302: Gronkytonk. I imagine Gronkytonk as the music one hears down the street coming from an – at best – sketchy bar. Going inside the music reminds one of the … Continue reading

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Pampas Faces

This piece was written in response to naviarhaiku 194.   Lightning flash–   what I thought were faces   plumes of pampas grass The piece is written for wind quintet and vibraphone. Pampas Faces Pampas Faces – Score

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This

This was written in response to Disquiet Junto Project 0279: Word Interiorities. The word selected through a random number generator was “this”, which did not initially appear to be very interesting, given that the idea was to take apart a … Continue reading

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Rory Tory Accompanied

This piece was written for the Disquiet Junto Project 0274: Broken Sound Sound: 1. vibrations that travel through the air or another medium and can be heard when they reach a person’s or animal’s ear. 2. sound produced by continuous … Continue reading

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The First Few Moments

This piece was written for Disquiet Junto Project 0247: Waltz, Maybe. Looking at Lark Pien’s illustration immediately reminded me of the things my mind goes through when I am recovering from the novel I was starring in while dreaming, and realizing that … Continue reading

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