Hi from Carnegie Hall
They say, to get to Carnegie Hall you have to practice, practice, practice. It turns out that if you do that, have a great resume, a super awesome recording of... Read more
A Request + iTunes, Amazon, CDBaby
By now, most of you (project backers) should have received your copy of the final project! I hope that you are enjoying the fruits of our labor. Yesterday,... Read more
Discs, Distribution, Recitals
By now some of you may have already received your recording in the mail. (I have gotten one such note on Facebook). Thanks to a little magic (and a mother... Read more
Happy New Year! They're almost here!
Hi everyone...lots to update everyone about:
1. The CDs are at the printer...after a minor heart attack dealing with the art files (specifically the disc face which was... Read more
Off to the printer...cover art
They are off to the printer (actually been there a couple of days!) Now we are only a few weeks away from sharing a complete project...still, here is a mock-up... Read more
Hi everyone! It has been a busy and exciting few days with the project and you should all know that I can see the light at the end of... Read more
How about a little music...
Here is about half of one song!!!!! I will post others, but I figured you all had waited long enough... this is the first 2:12 of the 12th song... Read more
How about some art?
Just a quick hello to show you a quick picture.... or in this case painting... of the most recent version of the cover art! No this is not the final... Read more
Happy New Year....
First off.... Let me say I haven't forgotten about you all. When I took on this project, I had a pretty "ambitious production schedule" in my mind. Obviously I am... Read more
WE DID IT....NOW THE REAL WORK BEGINS
I would have videoed this, but have had some "video issues" today, but I knew I needed to say something headed into the last 6 days!
WE DID... Read more
Original Project Video
We decided to post a new, more simple video that displayed some of the music, albeit from 10 years ago on the project page, and have moved the original video... Read more
Media Release (and a couple quick words of gratitude)
I would like to start by expressing my gratitude to Lilli, David, Denny, and Ed (and Choppy) for your pledges of support to my project! I really am humbled by... Read more
Adopt a Measure(s) at only $5 each!
How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Practice, practice, practice!
How do you record a CD? One measure at a time.
1531...that is the total number of measures (including repeats)... Read more
Schubert??? A taste of what we are recording!
The piece of music that we want to record is Franz Schubert's Die schöne Müllerin. The work is a cycle of 20 songs. (about 60-70 minutes in length) The... Read more
Pianist, Tim McReynolds set to collaborate on CD
As I said in the video, one of the key pieces in making this CD is having a "World-class" pianist. The piano part in Die schöne Müllerin does more than... Read more