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Entrada (Piano Solo)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9PzS7rVTgKE   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… Continue reading Entrada (Piano Solo)

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Rondeau by Henry Purcell (Arrangement for Full Orchestra)

Creative Rehearsal Techniques 101 Back in 2010, I had the unique experience to accompany the Tennessee All-State Women's Choir under the direction of Dr. Judy Bowers from Florida State University.  Playing for any All-State Choir has been the highlight of my professional year since 2005.  With this particular year, I had an epiphany about how… Continue reading Rondeau by Henry Purcell (Arrangement for Full Orchestra)

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3:30 Tango (Solo Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass and Piano)

God's Providence Helped Me Tango I slid into the very hip looking seat among another one hundred or so very hip looking music business students.  Directions have always been a challenge for me so finding the right class was sort of a minor miracle my freshman year of college. As the anxiety of finding my… Continue reading 3:30 Tango (Solo Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass and Piano)