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 […]

I feel pretty fortunate that most of my recent work has been performed.  I’m looking for a few opportunities to collaborate with performing musicians on new music for 2015.  Please contact me if you are interested in working with me to write a new piece to add to your repertoire!

A pre-release copy of the Opus Twelve recording is now available for backers.  Everyone else, stay tuned, the recording will drop at CD-Baby, iTunes, and Amazon in a couple of days.  I’m very excited to release this music into the world!

I’m excited to report that I’m writing every day and have a growing stack of pieces in progress.  A lot of fun things, with considerable variety. I’ve just overhauled my website at joelhobbs.com with a clean HTML5, mobile-ready design.  I’m getting ready to start sharing some of the Opus Twelve work in process. Over the […]