Music | Theater

Candide, Here I Come!

Yes, it’s true.  While I won’t be stopping work on my own songs, I will be learning some new ones by a master composer and musician – Leonard Bernstein. The production I’m talking about is headed to The Shakespeare Theatre in DC.  First mounted in Chicago at The Goodman Theatre this show has a re-imagined book adapted from Voltaire by Mary Zimmerman.  Mary…

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On The Road

I recently had to take a road trip to take care of some family business.  The trip was a long one – about 1,000 miles.  While I don’t really enjoy that kind of road trip – especially since I was driving it alone – it did allow me quite a bit of time for reflection. I am happy to say…

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G-Recording Follow-Up

I managed to finish up on my second “guerilla style” recording – It’s Time To Go.  This is another country song – an old school country ballad.  I think it’s very pretty.  I hope you do, too.   But my biggest problem with it right now – performancewise –  is memorizing the lyrics.  Yes, I wrote…