Composition

And here is the final piece in my (likely first) set of Miniatures, Miniature VIII (Carillon).  As mentioned in a previous post, I said that I had a loose plan for the overall arc of the eight Miniatures, with the intention of ending with something big.  With that, I actually this second or third, fairly … More Composition

Composition

Miniature VII (Tremolo Chorale) is now up and available!  To be transparent about the process of giving out free music, this is the penultimate piece in the first set of Miniatures.  The original plan was to do eight of them and had picked out a title/form for most of them.  The titles were certainly not always … More Composition

Composition

Miniature VI (Borbottio) is now up on Youtube and ready to be downloaded!  If you have ever followed any of my improvisations on this blog, you may have some notion of what it sounds like when I do.  Particularly the festive toccatas and what not.  What you don’t know is that I often mumble while doing … More Composition

Composition

Happy Halloween!  My kids are in bed, the festivities are done, and I have a moment to release the next Miniature.  This fifth Miniature, subtitled “Moto Minimalismo Minuetto,” clearly contains an influence from the minimalist aesthetic.  Every once in a while, as with the previous Hommage to Vierne, I feel the need to briefly explore … More Composition