Saturday, November 21, 2020

Episode 24: Forgotten Segments

Listen: Ep. 24 

Topics include children's recital etiquette, writer's block, Danglers in Italy, and more on Julian Bream. Did Julian have a stalker? The episode concludes with fantastic works by Etienne De Lavaulx.

Julian Bream Article

Etienne De Lavaulx YouTube

Saturday, October 10, 2020

Episode 23

   Martin receiving Excalibur

 Episode 23 Pt. 1

 Episode 23 Pt. 2 

An episode within an episode. The show features a fall themed collection of guitar pieces, and is then followed by a battle between my friend, Jeremy Showgren and myself to draft the best roster of horror movies. Spoiler alert: I destroy him.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Episode 22

In this episode, I mention the first horror movie I ever saw, discuss the benefits of having a mean violin teacher, and read a ghostly email. Not a lot of guitar talk in this episode, but it's made up for with some fantastic compositions by Etienne de Lavaulx.

Episode 22

Etienne de Lavaulx YouTube

Saturday, August 15, 2020

Episode 21

Episode 21 - Part 1 

Episode 21 - Part 2 

 After a few words on the passing of a legend, Julian Bream, Composer and guitarist, Scott Niebauer joins me to discuss a wide range of topics, including his guitar beginnings, the importance of practicing composition, musical influences, and of course, iced tea. We then hear Scott's latest composition, and a great piece from Paul Horn. 


Scott Niebauer Website 
Scott Niebauer Sheet Music


 


Saturday, July 18, 2020

Episode 20




Topics include a club I'd like to join, superhero movies, Ennio Morricone, and we hear the music of Christopher Mclaren, and Gísli Jóhann Grétarsson.

Saturday, June 20, 2020

Episode 19

Topics include "Rock Symphonies," weird composers, Hans Zimmer, and other things I don't like. The show ends with fantastic music by David Malmberg.

Swampsong, LLC

Monday, May 18, 2020

Episode 18

Topics include "A Confederacy of Dunces", my on and off again relationship with a guitar piece, and we finish with 6 fantastic compositions by Martin Slater.

Tone Picture No. 1 (By The River)
Tone Picture No. 2 (Green Meadows)
Tone Picture No. 3 (Sun & Cloud)
Tone Picture No. 4 (Spring Haze)
Tone Picture No. 5 (Hazy Summer)
Lullaby

Thursday, April 16, 2020

Episode 17

In this episode I make a confession, respond to email, and enjoy great music from Freya Shaw and Andrew Aylward.

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Andrew Aylward Scores 

Andrew Aylward Audio 

Sunday, March 15, 2020

Episode 16

Topics include composing solos vs ensembles and an alternative ending to Escape From New York. The show ends with a fantastic guitar concerto by Mark Francis.

Episode 16 

Sunday, February 23, 2020

Episode 15

Episode 15 

In Episode 15 I'm joined by Parker Robinson to further breakdown recording methods. Sort of. We get easily side-tracked. We then revisit music from a previous episode by Andrew Aylward.

More from Andrew Aylward 

Saturday, January 25, 2020

Episode 14

Topics include major to minor key ratios among composers, an artificial symphony, and an overrated horror movie. The show ends with 4 excellent pieces by Scott Niebauer.

Scott Niebaur Website 

Scott Niebaur Sheet Music 

Episode 14 

Episode 24: Forgotten Segments

Listen: Ep. 24   Topics include children's recital etiquette, writer's block, Danglers in Italy, and more on Julian Bream. Did Julia...