Tag Archives: ambient

Harrison’s Song (muted, ambient piano)

Harrison’s Song is a piece dedicated to a remarkable artist, friend, and brother, who himself makes an appearance in the first few seconds of the recording. The piano was recorded the day after Harrison graduated from high school with high … Continue reading

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Imprompt (ambient piano)

Imprompt is a small ambient piano piece recorded on a prepared and muted piano, pairing well with In the Trees, Music for Clogged Sinks and Playing a Used Piano, which were also recorded in Sacramento like Imprompt. The piano itself … Continue reading

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Voices

Voices contains two sound pieces played on an analog synthesizer, both of which explore methods of gradually developing atmospheric soundscapes from single and sustained tones. In many ways these two pieces — Nocturne and Vexation — continue to pursue sounds and textures similar to … Continue reading

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Snowfall, 3.13

“Snowfall, 3.13” is a supplementary track to Sounds in Slower Motion, which I briefly described in an entry last evening. Of the three collected tracks, “Snowfall” is perhaps the calmest and most ambient, and I hope that those who enjoy the work … Continue reading

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Music from Yesterday (for Korbi and Katie)

Music from Yesterday is constructed from three sources of sound fed into a mixer and recorded directly to audio cassette tape. This was a matter of practicality rather than an intentional aesthetic choice, because a mixer of some sort is required … Continue reading

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