Have been working on this tune… Thinking about the ‘essence’ of circles versus triangles, in the geometric sense. Related to each other too in some stranger, fundamental way. A circle can be inside a triangle and vice versa, there are trigonometric relationships, Conic Sections,, etc etc… Hope you enjoy.
Dear World, Here is a version of Ravel’s Tune in lead sheet format. Useful for improvisation. Wasn’t able to find one and just ended up writing it out. Jpeg Version http://www.alwinian.net/sheetmusic/Ravel_Pavane_(Lead_Sheet)_arr.alwin.jpg PDF Version http://www.alwinian.net/sheetmusic/Ravel_Pavane_(Lead_Sheet)_arr.alwin.pdf No restrictions on use. Can be copied + modified, rearranged, deranged freely. Enjoy! A
Hi All, my jazz group (think Miles in Moscow) – Perestroika will perform this Sunday at the Path Cafe. Details below. If you are able to join, please Do. – A
About 2 1/2 years ago, Adele came by work.. Work was VEVO and she sat down to play through her new album. My first impressions of the girl was that she was stout with an extreme cockney accent. She sat down to play some tracks of her new unreleased album. This was ’21’, which became … Read more
Charlie Rose Interview with Pandora Founder, Tim Westergren. Originally a musician! : ) Check it out http://www.charlierose.com/view/content/11097
Saying that there are only 12 notes in music is a lot like saying there are only 5 moods in people.. it’s the compass and the pole.
I love this chart, which shows the sovereign debt of countries (proportional to their size). Basically corruption and misspending is rampant with the countries in trouble.
Way Back Machine: Some Older Composition-Sketches from 2007, to be used in the film NiemansLand. Cello and computer arrangements mostly. 5’30 has a nice moment that is worth remembering.