100 Notes of Toy Piano

Yesterday I got an email from composer/keyboard player David Bohn that my submission to his call for scores was accepted. A friend found the call on ComposerSite (http://composerssite.com/content/toy-piano-100-project) and he thought it would entertain me. It was for newly composed 100-note compositions for toy piano. I had fun improvising a bit, and I wondered how   Read More...

Listening: Rimkus, Rotaru

Composer/bassoonist Brin Solomon’s blog¬†reveals a lot of music that is new to me in their Music Monday posts. Taking Brin’s recommendation, I listened to Sarah Rimkus’s MacLeod Road for orchestra, a beautiful work with passages that shimmer with vibraphone bells. Brin’s review of the piece¬†describes the music very well. In SoundCloud’s fashion, it went on   Read More...