Tag Archives: Oboe

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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The Heavy Winter Sun Appears

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku 214 – How heavy.   How heavy   on my eyes,   the winter sun. This is a haiku by the 20th century Takahama Kyoshi, author of over 200,000 haiku. It is written for Flute, … Continue reading

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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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