Tag Archives: Oboe

Years Gone By

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku 208 – Considering the years gone by.   Considering the years gone by   To be a giant   I walk away This is a haiku by Takahama Kyoshi. At this point in my life … Continue reading

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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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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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States

Water can exist in the three states, gas, liquid and solid. States looks at these three, with recordings of each, our tea kettle, overflow from Lake Kittamaqundi, and cracking ice.   States   Gas – for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon and … Continue reading

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Cool Stars Enter

This was written in response to naviarhaiku 192 The lamp once out Cool stars enter The window frame. The piece is written for two Flutes, two Oboes, two Clarinets and Triangle. Cool Stars Enter Cool Stars Enter – Score

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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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