Month: April 2010

Done?

Hmm. It kinda feels like it. I have ended up with 9 finished tracks, 4 that need development, and several dead in the water. Today is officially my last day of tinkering before I need to end the process.What have I learned from this process? Well I have to say I have a new appreciation…
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One week to go!

I am back in the smoking room, found a quiet corner and started to type when a super friendly cleaner sat down next to me with a bagel and a massive coke cup and started chatting. I’ve been nice but non responsive in the hope she might go away. Ever been in an empty cinema,…
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Old habits…..

Wow this time has flown! I don’t know exactly how I feel at present. I guess I’m in that pivotal moment between not missing the flight, and missing home. I came here with the intention of creating an album of music, and I am well on my way in this task. But if we were…
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Creating by habit

We’re past the halfway mark now, and I truly thought this blog was going to be something else by now. I imagined jamming it full of images, concept, funny anecdotes and sound files. Given the generous amount of time I have had, I don’t have a very good excuse for not posting more often. That…
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Over The Hump?

Yesterday I wrote a melody which I was happy with. I called it “The Last Melody”. Even though I know it’s not the case, I found myself pondering yesterday whether the composer’s job is getting progressively more difficult as we exhaust the possible combination of notes and rhythms within the musical structures we conform to.…
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