Tag Archives: Piano

Town On The Horizon – for Elijah

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku302 – bursts from our guns      bursts from our guns      the town on the horizon      a brief vision of light The haiku was by Julien Vocance published “Cent visions de guerre” (A Hundred … Continue reading

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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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