My First Week in EP-Land

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That actually wasn’t so bad. I’ve gotten to the end of my first week working on my EP (see last week’s “announcement” post) and I’m actually feeling pretty darn good about this whole thing. I’d expressed some reservations about re-visiting my songs – especially dealing with the production choices that I’ve lived with over the years. To tell you the truth, …

Truckin’ Along…

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If you’ve been following my “adventures”, you’ll probably have noticed that I’ve dropped off on the frequency of my posts. Needless to say, I’m busy at it and I believe I’ve pushed past the half-way mark of 1st versions of cues.  It’s really all heads-down music-writing now. “Sound” Breakthrough I believe the director and I have broken through on the …

My Secret Identity

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I have a alter ego that some of you may not know about. If you’ve only known me for the past three or four years, then, you may not really be aware of what I did before Hatched Productions or Inside Home Recording.  Well, that is, unless you’ve actually read the front page of my site, or even better, clicked …

Facebook & “My” Stuff

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There’s been a lot of hullaballoo about the recent update of Facebook’s Terms of Service legalese. This was brought to my attention a couple of days ago by a good friend who has since closed out her account on the site. Her departure from Facebook will definitely be missed as she had posted a lot of interesting mental fodder that …

Turning Tables

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I know, I know, it’s been a while since my last post… I’ve been frickin‘ busy already!!! Ever since the first week of this year, I’ve been teaching a class at the Art Institute in Vancouver. I’m teaching second quarter music theory. I have to admit, I’m actually quite enjoying it. It’s taking up a lot of my time preparing, …