Watch the concert here! Live, Friday January 15 8:00 pm EST
Tonight I heard myself on the radio. That’s part 2. You can listen to it tomorrow (Thursday January 14th) at 10:00 am EST here: http://wmuk.org/ . If you listen, you get to hear me talk, with my pianist and friend Cassandra Kaczor, and you get to listen to three movements of six inspirations and another piano solo that […]
what to expect from An Auditory Inconvenience this January 15th at Kalamazoo College…
Part of being any type of creator is learning to like your work, and through that, developing a style. My bassoon sonata, composed for my college roommate and fellow composer Jacob Kohut, is one of my early post-graduate works that still feels like my current style; almost like I wrote it yesterday.
So I made a video trailer for a new music concert. No, it doesn’t feature some cool deep-voiced guy with big flashes, explosions, crazy text, and tons of actions shots. But it’s a great representation of the serene moments that one will experience when they attend or stream my concert event An Auditory Inconvenience: the music […]
An Auditory Inconvenience has it’s first media coverage: check out the front page of encorekalamazoo.com in the “what’s happening…” section, or go straight to the mention here. When you are doing everything yourself on a limited budget, it’s important to get as much free media attention as possible, if not for the only hope that […]
tomorrow Cassandra Kaczor and I will be recording some music and interviews with WMUK’s Cara Lieurance. The recording, which will include live performance by Cassandra and interviews about the January 15th concert, will be aired sometime in January.
As part of my quest to build a stronger media collection that will infiltrate the interwebs with my music, I have created my first video score of my own work. Please keep in mind this is my second time making a video on my own, and my first time using Sibelius (as I explore a […]
[intro] Being an artist in the 21st Century is no easy task. We have unlimited resources of knowledge, arguably less lucrative opportunities, yet, more accessibility and capabilities with information-flow and technology. [theme] At my core, I am an artist-a creator. A composer. I am also a dad. I want the family life, the stability, coming […]
This is my new backpack: If you click this image, it will take you to amazon, and if you purchase this bag through the link, some money will come my way. Not much, but it’s an experiment in creating online passive incomes. Don’t you like experiments? At Kalamazoo College, where I teach, this sort of […]