July 2013

July 2013 

 Well we are over half way through another year and I am finally getting around to finishing a couple of small compositions. After spending much time on a big project from my days as an undergraduate music student I have decided to focus on new material instead and that at the moment is songs. I may well come back to 'Expedite' but for now it is on with the new!
I hope to have two songs recorded and completed by next month so watch this space  . . . . . . . . . . .and hopefully it won't take me so long to…Read more

New Composition 

 Or should I say old composition that is finally making it onto my computer!
I was going through an old box of tapes I have last night, as you do, with a nice bottle of Hobgoblin real Ale, trying to find an old Adiemus tape as I fancied listening to it while reading some more of Harry Potter, but to my surprise and delight I came across a tape marked 'music dissertation'. Curiosity got the better of me and I thought after nearly 15 years it might be interesting to listen to whatever I had put on there.…Read more

El Ritmo 

El Ritmo 
Well, it's been 10 days since my first track went live on my website and as a complete novice to all of this I have found it really interesting. When I had the idea for the piano riff as a student back in 1998 that's all it was and I had no idea that 13 years later it would take on more of a dance vibe, and no idea that we would have such a high tech way to share music. But that's the beauty of writing music I guess - or the way I write anway - you start somewhere and go in the direction the…