The Covid-19 Renaissance

Since I first started self-publishing compositions and arrangements four very loud voices battle for supremacy in my ear:  “Will this sell?”, “Can this be taught?”, “Does this have substantial music theory worth the performer’s time”, and “Is the compositional concept interesting?” If one of those voices grows too loud, the piece is doomed to remain […]

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Entrada (Piano Solo)

I have never come across any classical musician that has anything negative to say about Maurice Duruflé’s Ubi Caritas.  It is just one of those pieces of music that is universally treasured.  It was sung by six of my friends at our wedding as my beautiful bride walked down the aisle.  We had a morning […]

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