After watching Neil Gaiman’s Make Good Art speech on YouTube I was inspired to make one new piece of music / art a week. It might be music or a video or both but in essence I just want to create more ‘things’ – something I find difficult in the midst of family and working life (as I’m sure we all do :-)). So look below for lots of new things from me!
Here’s a little strathspey idea. Well it started out as a strathspey and changed into this. It is all based on a Dm Em F phrase. Not too much to say about it more than that 🙂
Nearly a week after the referendum the momentum of change carries on. It has been a difficult week – I for one expected a yes vote. I’m not blaming anyone though and it is a time for positivity, a time to aspire for as much power in Scotland’s hands that we can get. So what […]
It’s an amazing time in Scotland at the moment. Everyone is talking about the way forward and it’s exciting. I was part last night of a concert called Songs for Scotland put on by Kevin Brown and Bella Caledonia. It was billed as a night of aspirational songs with singers chosen from the diaspora of […]
A set of #makegoodart rippling improvisations!
I find it interesting as the weeks go on the technique of how I continue to make new pieces of music. How do I make something different from the week before is one of the questions I continuously ask myself. How can I sound completely different? I’m not looking to make something wonderful – it’s […]