My thoughts and out loud thoughts on composition, performance, and many things musical.

Posts tagged “Scott Evans Rock

Coffee shop playing, but with wine.

I am sitting here in my room, before my monitor and keyboard writing for concert band. There is a disheveled pile of paper with thematic notes I canโ€™t understand, underneath old coffee. I wrote the damn notes… As I take a break from trying to make sure I donโ€™t anger my flute and piccolo players for whom Iโ€™m writing a whole lot of movement, I have become suddenly grateful for the music communities with which I associate myself. (more…)