Probably the last post of the year. It’s been a crazy semester. To be honest I think I missed a few of these biweekly posts due to the fact that time just seems to disappear. On the bright side, I now know how to write lesson plans and a complete unit, I can play the […]
Concert band is over. It was a great concert. The best concert. Probably the best sounding one since I’ve been here. But all great things must end. Moving on with the semester, I took a trip last thursday to Connecticut with the Chamber Singers (plus the Conducting I class), to do a choral exchange at […]
The semester is definitely getting busier. I’ve had to learn six instruments in about two months, and am currently working on repertoire for my senior recital. My workshop recital is next Wednesday, and I am performing Reflective Mood by Sammy Nestico on the euphonium. In voice lessons I’m currently working on 5 songs, in about […]
Now that we’re about a third of the way through the semester, I have a few exams this week. Today I have sort of a mid-term exam in conducting. I prepared well for it, but I feel it could take years for this to become natural. It’s honestly almost like dancing, another thing I’m not […]
Third week of classes. Finally getting into the swing of things. Notable new things include a string methods class, which I just joined late. Violin is easier than I thought, and I look forward to practicing it more. Chock Full O’ Notes, my acapella group, held their yearly auditions on Sunday and Wednesday. Less than […]
Welcome to my new website! This will serve as a blog for a music technology class, and also as a portfolio of my work. Feel free to check out the music page for a few selections of my compositions and arrangements, and links to to my social media.