Category Archives: music & the arts

Remixing the F Train

I got a copy of Ableton Live Lite with an audio interface I picked up last year and had been meaning to fire it up and play around with it…

What a difference 20 years makes

My edition of Arnold Schönberg’s Sechs kleine Klavierstücke op. 19 features an odd choice for a cover image – Renoir’s Young Girls at the Piano. And I find it odd…

Well I thought it was interesting

Warning: this post contains some spoilers about the movies Fargo and Raising Arizona. If you haven’t seen these movies yet, go rent them and then come back and continue reading…

It’s never too late for a witty rejoinder

“This is yet another group in what has become a fixed New York pattern. Black leather jackets, a parodistic macho camp swagger, and furious blasting rock and roll. But what…

Piano Recital at The Left Door

Classical music. Live. In a bar.

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More music, and soon

I’ve been getting some e-mails commenting on the fact that I haven’t posted much new music lately. I want to thank everyone for writing, and promise you that more music,…

America (Election ’04 Remix)

Just in time for the ’04 election, I have uploaded a remix of America. In keeping with the spirit of the election season, it features a guy saying the same…

In Your Perfect World

There are people who are going to read more into this tune than they should, and there’s nothing I can do about it. All I can say is that you…

Seasonal Music

As has become an annual custom here, I’ve uploaded some near-classic Christmas songs that I recorded a while back to help offset (augment?) the tide of overplayed and unlistenable music…