Composition

Today I present the next two Lenten Improvisations.  The first, Improvisation II, has similarities to Improvisation I, but fleshed out in a different manner.  The second, Improvisation III, is an inverted canon.  Of course, that’s a simplification of technique, but each is again an exploration of a single stop color that can be found on … More Composition

Composition

Greetings on this First Sunday in Lent!  For the first time ever, I am making a post that does not involve some kind of Youtube video.  Mostly due to time, I don’t foresee myself having the opportunity to make any recordings of this next round of short pieces over the coming weeks.  But I still want … More Composition

Improvisation

Today, I had hoped to present one last Alleluia before Lent starts on Wednesday, but I was unable to get a decent recording that I felt was worthy of posting.  This Communion improvisation, on the other hand, is quite nice.  It’s static opening motive, I think, lends itself well to the meditative qualities of the communion … More Improvisation