Category Archive: Music That’s Cool

Apr 09

Elisions Video – from my Senior Concert

All the pieces from my Senior Concert are available to stream via YouTube.  You can watch the entire concert or just a piece here – or just hit play here:

Nov 07

My New Favorite Piece

Please check out this recording from yesterday’s performance at Texas Wesleyan. I discovered this piece by Manuel de Falla entitled “Nana” from his Siete Canciones Populares Españolas and fell in love with it immediately. It is played here by the multi talented Austin Snow on Oboe and myself on Piano.

Aug 01

Welcome Home

It’s been a very busy summer and my son Max had just arrived back in town from camp with his cousins. My mom brought him to church in the middle of the service and he came down front to where I was at the piano. He gave me a big hug and I invited him …

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Jun 30

I See the Light

A student of mine is working on this duet and needed a reference recording of the separate harmony parts – so Mary and I thought it would be fun to record it for them. My daughter Rose approves (it’s from one of her favorite movies). [mp3-jplayer] iPhone users will need to turn off the Mobile …

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Feb 05

Out of Time – Archive Recordings

In March of 2002 I recorded an EP with my wife and some great friends of mine under the band name “Out of Time”.  I found a CD of it floating around and decided I should plop the mp3’s out there on the net so people could hear what an amazing singer my wife is. …

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Jan 31

Daughter Rose Sings

Sunday afternoons are perfect for naps, but today my daughter and I sat down at the piano to sing music from her favorite movie – Tangled.  She let me record her and I am super proud.  I’m hoping we can make a legit recording sometime after we’ve worked on it for a while, but its …

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Jan 09

Big Bend Inspired Piano Improv

The Sunday after my trip to Big Bend – I was playing in church (as I do every Sunday) and I had to improvise something to cover the time for communion.  This is a recording of that improvisation. I’m not saying the whole 6 minutes is riveting – it’s not, but there are parts of it I actually …

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Dec 02

Weatherford Jazz Band Fall Concert – Audio

Click the link above to listen to or download mp3’s from the Weatherford College Jazz Band’s Fall 2010 concert.

Mar 29

TCU Vocal Jazz Ensemble: A sneak listen to their upcoming concert

I recently made a recording of the TCU Vocal Jazz Ensemble that are really great. They are just from a rehearsal – so a little rough – but really fun to listen to.