Aggressive yet introspective, an award-winning and critically acclaimed pianist whose unyielding original compositions and improvisations demonstrate an unpredictable meld of musical styles. These are instrumental pieces without words that tell deeply personal stories. Influenced by Bach, Beethoven, Liszt, Bartók, Zappa, Rush, Miles Davis, Philip Glass, Steve Reich, metal, Tori Amos and more. Delve deeper...
I’ve been really lucky these past 6 months or so. Wonderful performers and wonderful concert series have premiered so many of my compositions. What better feeling can a composer have than sitting in an audience hearing their notes come alive in a big hall? It is definitely a powerful feeling but not the joyous one […]
I got lucky and I hope some other people will too! I ordered gloves for the band merch table at 4imprint. I was leery about the whole process (those reasons are a whole other story). When the box arrived with the finished gloves, one of my fears was realized… the printing on the gloves didn’t […]
It’s certainly been some kind of week for me. The band launched its new video for, Inspired by the One I Love, we are under consideration for a Polaris listing, I’ve battled through some ever present health demons, I’ve looked at the budget and realized there isn’t any money for a Spring TFHB tour BUT […]
When a musician releases a CD, we see it play out on social media. It looks like a lot of fun. The CD reviews, media attention, radio play, the tour, all the concerts, etc. Everything looks perfect like there were never any hardships along the way. It is kind of like watching the athletes compete […]
When I was 17, I fell totally and completely in love. I feel so fortunate to have had that moment, that chance to have that incredibly powerful feeling. That moment where you feel the world is yours, where anything is possible. It is thrilling and scary all at the same time. It’s all encompassing, not […]