Category Archives: Piano

Everything & More

Everything & More was written in response to Disquiet Junto Project 0387: Everything and More      There is only one step to this project:      Step 1: Make a single piece of music using every single instrument that you have at your … Continue reading

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Searching For Krill

This piece was written in response to an At Water’s Edge challenge.      The challenge is, you know, scales. We challenge you to create a track using alternate tunings, unusual scales, and so on. And make it about being underwater. The … Continue reading

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Stingy at 3 A.M.

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku253 – the piano man. The piano man is stingy at 3 A.M. his songs drop like plum. This is a haiku by Etheridge Knight. On the back of his 1968 debut collection, … Continue reading

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The Fence Is Tall

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku252 – The wire fence is tall.   The wire fence is tall   The lights in the prison barracks   Flick off, one by one. This is a haiku by Etheridge Knight, an American author … Continue reading

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The Pine Shadow Falls On The Tent Wall

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku242 – The pine shadow falls on the tent wall. The pine shadow falls on the tent wall & I see the shrine as if for the first time This is a haiku … Continue reading

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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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Ophiuchus

Ophiuchus represents a man with a snake coiled around his waist. The zodiac consists of the twelve constellations through which the sun passes. When the zodiac was first invented the sun did not pass through the constellation Ophiuchus. However, because … Continue reading

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