Closing In

I have a pretty good idea for a loose map of what’s to come for Fire. I think it’s important not to make a tight plan – you need to let the sound tell you where it needs to go, so if you logically map it you are in trouble, if it’s tight. but I...

Tune Complete!

My tune for the third chunk of my piece is now done. Now I have to harmonize it. Usually that’s not so hard. It takes some time to do it, but your not generating the material from nothing – which is what you are doing when you write the tune. This takes...

Today

Today was better. I put in something close to an hour. I think if I want to do what I’m saying I want to do this should go up to about 2 hours a day. Right now I’m building endurance. So I don’t know when I’ll get to the 2 hours a day, but that...

Yeterday

Yesterday I dropped the ball. I only composed for about 3 minutes. Shame on me! BUt in these three minutes I made an important discovery. My basic bass move is sort of an and ONE (two) AND ONE two, which isn’t that unusual but a little different that your...