A video of the world premiere of my piece The City of The Violet Crown by Austin Mandolin Orchestra at the Classical Mandolin Society of America 2015 Convention is here!
I’m getting close to realizing my version of Elgar’s unfinished Andante for Violin, Mandolin and Guitar. Contact me if you are interested in hearing it or perhaps using the score for your group. I’ll be playing this piece soon with my Austin Mandolin Trio. Here’s the story. On January 15 1907, English composer Sir Edward […]
Rehearsals for the Austin Mandolin Orchestra Fall Concert (Nov 20th, 2011) are going really well. We have a fantastic group of dedicated players and we’re working on some of the most interesting music we’ve performed to date, including pieces by Elgar and Schostakowitsch. Also for the fall concert, we’ll be featuring a grand finale which […]
Several of my friends have lost their houses in the recent wildfires in central Texas. The Austin Mandolin Orchestra will be playing a benefit – Spicewood Fire Fundraiser – Sept 11, 2011 from noon-2pm.