streetcar art

Downtown Cincinnati will finally get its streetcar! After some moronic politicking (where according to the Cincinnati Enquirer, citizens...

composer FAIL #48

I know this is the fourth consecutive composer FAIL I've posted on my blog, and I deeply apologize to you weary readers. If you haven't...

composer FAIL #47

Part two of "wait…I was going to reject you first"…‡ Now I just need June in Buffalo to reject me and my summer plans will be complete....

composer FAIL #46

In mid-June, my graduate funding officially ends. I knew the time would come, although I can't complain—CCM has been quite financially...

composer FAIL #45

Onward and upward. The good news is, one of the arias I submitted will be performed at the end of March…arranged for TUBA. More details...

back to the future

Well folks, I finally completed that orchestra project that I've been stressing over during the past couple of months. At first I was...

composer FAIL #44

It's time to come back down to earth, huh. We all knew this was coming; however, there is a bright side: I don't have to write a string...

the new year (2012)

All in all, 2011 wasn't a bad year. I turned 30 (finally) and was able to visit some friends in Austin,Vermont, New York, and Ottawa....

composer WIN #5

It's a Solstice/Christmas/Hanukkah/Chrismukkah miracle. Just when I woke up a tad crummy due to (1) not waking up in time, (2) gaining a...