As some of you may recall, I had been spending my previous semester working on a piece for a contest being put on by the Minnesota Sinfonia. The rules were to compose for full strings and some wind/brass instruments a piece from 5 to 8 minutes long. Well, I've finally finished it! It's not too long and it's not too short either, which is why I've decided to label it as an "overture". It also includes a part of a piece that I put up here, called "Mon Grandpere", but with a bit different…Continue
This year has been absolutely great, especially this past semester at college. I've learned so much more than I had hoped to learn.
First, I was asked to score one of my friend's short films. We know each other through the In Winter project. The film is about 9 minutes long and is pulls inspiration from Hitchcock in the 1950s. She wanted a simple instrumentation and repetition, so I only used one theme among piano and strings. After overcoming some problems (on my end: for…Continue
I had the pleasure of traveling to the East Coast as well as NYC to do some film fundraising (didn't get to go to Carnegie Hall, though!). I'm a part of a film that is in pre-production and we are reaching out to potential funders in order to create the film. I created the trailer music and at the moment I am in a good standing to score the entire film!
People heard the trailer score I created and apparently truly liked it, which is really rewarding to hear (someone kindly called me a…Continue