5 Non-Musical Books for the Craft of Composing

I’ve recently written a post about 5 Technical Books Every Composer Should Own.  While these books are fundamental to the technique of being a composer, I have had numerous teachers tell me that they’ve learned far more about composition from non-musical books and artists than they ever did from other composers.
I wonder if some of […]

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Interaction – LSO Soundhub

[ May 31, 2012; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. June 22, 2012; 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm. ] Currently, through the LSO Soundhub, I am working on a piece for Lorenzo Iosco (principal bass clarinet of the LSO) and Dave Worswick (LSO first violins) that responds to Josef Albers’ book, The Interaction of Color.  The work is aiming to translate Albers’ discussion of visual phenomenon into music, and I will be blogging about […]

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