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Masterworks 12 non-update

Still not out. Their website is showing a release date of April 15, but it’s still not out.

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This is just odd

I was on Amazon.com the other day, and just to see what would happen I searched for myself. It was interesting to see that my first CD, Spring and Fall, came up as the second item listed. It was also … Continue reading

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Masterworks 12 – small update

I’ve been to ERM Media’s website,¬†where they have posted a release date of April 15 for Masterworks 12. So it looks like its actually going to be a reality soon! Finally! (I’ve been waiting for two years!)

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Masterworks 12 – release imminent?

Just got an e-mail from ERM Media to let me know that Masterworks of the New Era, Volume 12, is almost ready to be released! Finally! They will release it when the discs arrive from the factory, which they say … Continue reading

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More on Masterworks 12

Good news to report on the upcoming Masterworks Of the New Era Volume 12. Or if not actually good news, at least a note of hope. Last week they e-mailed me a proof of the CD booklet cover for my … Continue reading

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Working the holidays, or trying to…

I’m trying to take advantage of the Christmas break to get a lot done on the trombone/euphonium/piano trio. Unfortunately it isn’t going too well at the moment. The opening section is fine, but continuing it is turning out to be … Continue reading

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Recent concerts

I’ve been meaning to add a post here about some interesting concerts I’ve attended. The only problem is I’m not really a music critic, and have absolutely zero desire to become one, so anything I write is likely to come … Continue reading

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Concerto Piccolo – done (almost)

I finally finished a draft score of Concerto Piccolo last night. It’s way overdue at this point, so I’m going to finish the final score at top speed. Not much needs to be done, mostly just tidying up the notation … Continue reading

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Unsafe Bull podcast

I’ve just learned about an interesting weekly podcast by Jay Batzner, an assistant professor at the University of Central Florida. Called “Unsafe Bull” (I don’t know why), every week he creates a short electro-acoustic work, creates a podcast about it, … Continue reading

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Masterworks Vol. 11

I haven’t received any official release announcement yet, but I checked out the NuMusic.org website yesterday and learned that Masterworks of the New Era, Vol 11 has finally been released. Important news for me, since my orchestra work The Starry … Continue reading

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Counterstream radio

This morning I received an Opportunity Update from the American Music Center which included a link to Counterstream Radio, an internet radio station featuring new American music. I’m honestly kind of surprised and a little embarrassed that I hadn’t known … Continue reading

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First of all…

While I’m certainly no techophobe, I do seem to lag behind the cutting edge of such things. I was the last person I know to get a cell phone. I still don’t have an iPod (though I don’t think I’ll … Continue reading

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