outside listening: .triptych.

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At the beginning of this year, my youngest sister Elyse choreographed a piece titled “Triptych” and invited me to provide the music for it. We decided on a mix of Bach suites for the prelude/first/second movements, and an etude from Friedrich Dotzauer for the third, as she wanted something that had the same driving rhythm from beginning […]


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Recently I’ve been thinking about how the giving of one’s full attention can sometimes be the most fantastic and welcome gift. I notice this frequently with students who are getting a bit squirrely; often they are distracted by trying to get the undivided attention of their parent. This thought must be in the air, because award-winning […]