April 26, 2017

These are production notes to my producer, Joe Craven, and the sound engineer at Foxtail Studios for my upcoming album, Songbird

The album, Songbird, is influenced by the folk tradition of story telling.  It uses music as the background in an audio landscape.  Each son...

April 10, 2017

There are 2 basic components to creating a song.  The first is what I call organizational creativity and involves using your brain to manage ideas, chord structure, and a storyline that makes sense.  The other main component of songwriting is Intuitive Creativity and i...

April 5, 2017

I am drawn to birds because of what they represent.  Birds are to lizards as flowers are to plants or Angels are to humans.  Birds are the evolved incarnation of something else.  They are light and free.  

In college I took an ornithology class that opene...

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