Jul
29

Word of Mouth

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The challenge of writing a 15-minute piece for drum solo is that it must be based on interesting material and …

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Jul
29

Mallet Quartet

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I have always found it fascinating to discover ways to manipulate sound-how notes are played and more importantly what happens …

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Jul
29

Tarol

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Tarol was written for the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra 2014 Modern Snare Drum Competition. The title refers to the Brazilian snare …

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Jul
29

Word of Mouth II

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“Word of Mouth II” (2014) was written for Colin Currie and his Wigmore Hall recital in April 2014. It is …

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Jul
29

Come Sopra

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I am always fascinated by Bach’s use of illusion and tension-his ability to create harmonies with just a single line.  …

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