Recording Improvs / Recording pieces

My computer can’t record improvs to my satisfaction. So today or tomorrow I’m going to get a simple MP3 recorder and soon I’ll have recorded improvs here in this blog. It’s a little daunting but I will carry out my plans as promised. It’s...

Recording improvising to post online is stressful!

Prior to this post I said I would be posting improv audio clips. But I can’t yet because he software I have on my computer isn’t recording right. I want to put sound up on the site so that I can actually document what unfolds over time. I can get around...
Writer’s Block be Gone?

Writer’s Block be Gone?

I am running a scientific experiment on myself. I am watching what happens as I begin to compose again without judgement of good or bad on what I write – I just want to watch how this unfolds and to share this unfolding. I’m toppling writers block, so to do this...
Writer’s Block Be Gone!

Writer’s Block Be Gone!

I’m a composer and conductor, and I have writer’s block. When I was very young, meaning 3 or 4, I was often glued to the piano where I would write little tunes, three of which I still know. When I hit middle school I would write almost every day for one or...