Requiem for the Departed

I’ve been wroking on a piece over the last month or so and finally have it to a point at which I think it’s allright for sharing.  So here is an orchestral piece with strings and percussion I have called Requiem for the Departed.  Why the title?  I’m not sure I just like it.  I […]

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Cead Mile Failte Romhat

??? What the hell does that mean.  Well according to my internet research it is Gaelic for “A Hundred Thousand Wishes” and it is the title of my latest composition.  It is, if you haven’t guessed by now, a celtic flavoured tune using one of my favourite instruments, the Hammered Dulcimer.  I love the way […]

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An Epic Minute

This latest composition project of mine was an exercise in time restraint. I said you get a minute make it epic sounding. So this is what I came up with. The idea of the sample is a gradual build in energy until the big finish. I imagine some sort of triumpal return from a quest […]

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