This year is my first for attending Midwest. I’m very excited; it’s my first music conference since I started composing. No doubt I’m going to learn a lot and spend a couple of days with some truly great musicians. Looking through the attendee list, there were several names I recognized. Some are new friends, …Continue reading "Headed to Midwest 2017"
My journey back to music started in 2011. My wife started back in 2011, when she heard me play a melody on piano that would become my symphonic work, Dreamflight. I believed her, and gave it a shot. The promise I made to myself that day was to get that piece written and published. Little did …Continue reading "Symphonic Pieces Published on KnightWind Music"
Back in January, I got back in touch with an old friend from the UGA Redcoat Band, Adam Frey. He commissioned me to write a piece of music for his Low Brass ensemble at The University of North Georgia. Two weeks later, my last grandparent – my grandmother passed. She was a really special person …Continue reading "In Memoriam Performed at the IETF"