Tag Archives: Racket In My Head

The Milky Way

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku 224 – the milky way.   the milky way   at midnight   a drunkard dances This is a haiku by Taneda Santoka, a poet and mendicant priest who chose walking meditation instead of zazen … 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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Meditation Class

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku 223 – Meditation class.   Meditation class   the distant waterfall   suddenly closer This is a haiku by Marco Alessi. Earlier this month I wrote music for meditation in response to the Disquiet Junto … Continue reading

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327

327 was written in response to Disquiet Junto Project 0327: Time Zoned.    Compose a piece of music with three separate and distinct through-lines. Think of each of the three lines as an individual voice. The important thing is that the … Continue reading

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Fragment Of A Dream

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku 222 – Ghostly melody.   Ghostly melody   follows me into my day   fragment of a dream This is a haiku by Jason Richardson, musician and poet. My idea was to establish a simple … Continue reading

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Spring Approaches

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku 221 – Spring approaches.   Spring approaches   the Pacific Ocean   will be my sitting mat This is a haiku by Zen Buddhist master Soen Nakagawa, mostly known for being a seminal figure in … Continue reading

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