Tag Archives: Bassoon

Summer Nightfall

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku263 – summer nightfall      summer nightfall      the sky slowly regains      its colours This is a haiku by Vessislava Savova. She has published four books so far, and her works have been included in … Continue reading

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Thin Snow Scatters On

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku256 – Thin snow scatters on.   Thin snow scatters on   the wind, melting as it falls   Cries for help for light This is a haiku by Robert Hayden (1913-1980). William Meredith wrote about … Continue reading

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Sunset, Sunrise

A little over five months ago I started working on this piece. The idea was simple, start with something dark and end with something light. However, the more I worked on the opening, the more it reminded me of the … Continue reading

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The Snail Raises His Horns

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku 228 – A snail.   A snail  Raising its horns:  Edge of the well. This is a haiku by accomplished Japanese haiku poet and novelist Natsume Soseki, author of Kokoro, Botchan, I Am … 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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Coding Factory

Coding Factory was written in response to Disquiet Junto Project 0324: Factory Floor. Consider what sort of music is appropriate for collaborative workplaces, such as newsrooms, design studios, software development teams, and so forth. Think about music that (1) isn’t … Continue reading

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