Well, God willing, I should have some new compositions this year. I am presently working on a Violin Sonata, which I hope to have finished by the end of April, or early May at the latest. After that I have several other things I want to write. Hopefully this year will be a little more … Continue reading New Stuff in the works
In 2011, a year following the death of my father, I began working on a Mass. For those who don't know what a Mass is, it's the order of the Catholic Mass set to music (Kyrie, Gloria, Credo, etc). This was a daunting task and in 2012 I decided to release the finished first part, … Continue reading NEW WORK: The almost deleted Gloria
In 1976, when I was eleven years old, I expressed interest in composition to my piano teacher. But she wasn't interested in nurturing that interest. Regardless, I had been taking piano lessons for four years and I felt I could use the skills I had to construct a piece of music. I did this and … Continue reading 2016 marks 40th anniversary of first composition
I am pleased to announce my latest composition, a Duet for Clarinet and Piano in E-Flat Major, Op. 46. This piece is dedicated to my recently discovered biological family. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KfdkGp8xNj0
I am pleased to tell you that a selection of my music is now available on SoundCloud and Spotify. You can hear my most recent compositions and then some, on SoundCloud. On Spotify you can find a collection of my orchestral works and my Klavierstück No. 11 also known as "Haunted by Memories". Here's the … Continue reading My music is on SoundCloud and Spotify!
If you have been watching Indy Roamers' awesome documentary series In Character, then you know there has been some pretty awesome music in the show. As composer for the series I have truly enjoyed working with director Ben Teague and bringing his work to life with music. Now that music is available for your listening … Continue reading In Character Soundtrack is now ONLINE!
I am pleased to present my newest composition, which took a lot longer than I wanted to finish. It's my first piano sonata and is in my favorite key of C minor. As is customary with a piano sonata, it has three movements and is 21 minutes long all total. I hope you enjoy it! … Continue reading NEW WORK! Piano Sonata in C minor, Op. 45