Showing posts from April, 2018

My Music

Yamaha MO-X8, Cubase 9Elements, EastWest Composer Cloud Software.  This is a list of the music that I have posted on SoundCloud. I sincerely thank everyone who has taken the time to listen to my music. I hope you enjoy! So Close To Nothing Ver.2, II Movement So Close To Nothing Ver. 2. I Movement While I Drink Rum With You. Thursday Morning Improv, Sunday Night Notes II Thursday Night Improv & Sunday Notes(original score) Choose Life, For the French The Voices In My Head What Was Heard, The Weight of Knowing Pale Blue Dot, With Apologies to Mr. Sagan A Life Celebrated. Dedicated to my dear friend, Mark Chambers

I Can't Stop Listening To This

The Hollow Men , by T.S. Elliot, continues to say something to me each time I listen to it. The problem is, that it whispers, I am struggling to hear it. It comes back to me, almost daily. The Hollow Men by T.S. Elliot Mistah Kurtz - he dead. A penny for the Old Guy I We are the hollow men We are the stuffed men Leaning together Headpiece filled with straw. Alas! Our dried voices, when  We whisper together Are quiet and meaningless As wind in dry grass or rats' feet over broken glass In our dry cellar Shape without form, shade without colour,  Paralysed force, gesture without motion; Those who have crossed With direct eyes, to death's other kingdom  Remember us - if at all - not as lost Violent souls, but only As the hollow men  The stuffed men.  II Eyes I dare not meet in dreams In death's dream kingdom These do not appear:  There, the eyes are Sunlight on a broken column  There, is a tree swinging And voices are  In the wind's singing  More distant and

Ear Candy or What I've Listened To Lately

Eme laying down some tracks with Dad! What I'm listening to ( for now) . Peter Gabriel and the New Blood Orchestra.  Get this album asap! Olafur Arnalds , For Now I Am Winter . Eric Whiteacre, Waternight . Ludovico Einaudi, Elements. Max Richter, The Blue Notebook. Henryk Gorecki , Symphony No.3 Arvo Part , Summa

What I'm Listening to - POETRY

What I'm getting inspiration from... Sonnet 129 - Th' expense of Spirit.." by William Shakespeare (read by Tom O'Bedlam) Sonnet 138 "When my Love Swears that she is Made of Truth" by Shakespeare (read by Tom O'Bedlam) Seven Ages of Man - All the World's a Stage" by William Shakespeare (read by Tom O'Bedlam) Ode to a Nightingale" by John Keats (read by Tom O'Bedlam) "The Day is Done" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (read by Tom O'Bedlam) "If I Could Tell You" by W.H. Auden (read by Tom O'Bedlam) Stephen Hawking's Last Speech Roll the Dice by Charles Bukowski (read by Tom O'Bedlam) The Genius of the Crowd by Charles Bukowski (read by Tom O'Bedlam) Pale Blue Dot - Carl Sagan The Hollow Men by T.S. Eliot (read by Tom O'Bedlam) This is just a small list of what is currently inspiring me. Click on a link and listen to a few. I'd like to know what are your favorites!