Category Archives: String Bass

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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Gratitude!

This piece was written in response to naviarhaiku 197.   Gratitude!   tears melting into   mountain snow It was written for string orchestra, chorus and piano. Gratitude! Gratitude! – Score

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Rosevere Parts

This piece was written in response to Disquiet Junto Project 0301: Parts > Sum. Sections from each of Lee Rosevere’s ten 5 Minute Meditations were combined into an electronic file and accompaniment by string orchestra was added. The piece is … Continue reading

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Room To Sky

This piece was written in response to naviarhaiku 195.   leaving the hospital room   autumn mountains   breathing The piece was written for string orchestra. Room To Sky Room To Sky – Score

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Springtime in Edo

This piece was written for naviarhaiku 191 in response to Takarai Kikaku’s haiku: Springtime in Edo, Not a day passes without A temple bell sold It is scored for Crotales, Tubular Bells, Vibraphone, Violin, Viola, Cello, and String Bass Springtime … Continue reading

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Bathurst Stain

This piece was written for the Disquiet Junto Project 0295: Disregard Echoes This was written in response to the following haiku:    Poisoned Waterhole:    Violent disregard echoes.    Keenly felt today. I know little about the history of Australia, but Americans know … Continue reading

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The Sun Returns

This piece was written Disquiet Junto Project 0292: Eclipse Music and is dedicated to the memory of Bassel Khartabil. I have seen two eclipses and hope to see another one soon, weather permitting. I imagined a time when eclipses were … Continue reading

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