Monthly Archives: August 2011

Tell a Story

August 21st, 2011 (No Comments)

Second post regarding the new VMO commission. This piece is about 9 minutes long. I’ll tell you right away, this is the longest single movement concert piece I have ever written. Up until now I have focused on other aspects of composition and did not feel ready for something this long. Now I was ready [...]

Lead the way

August 3rd, 2011 (No Comments)

Still composing the VMO orchestral piece. I have some thoughts I want to put down in my blog and I’ll try to do it in short, frequent posts. Here’s the first. I had many ideas for this piece, and being of longer duration, I had more material prepared to fill the formal plan I had [...]