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New Interpretations, Volume 1

I've never felt like an established composer, though I guess at this point I've been writing for about a decade.  I started out determined to write a cycle I could premiere on my senior voice recital at Hartt, and once I was in Cantus, there were too many opportunities to try out new styles and texts for what Cantus needed.  Now that I've been around a little bit, some of my pieces have taken off in the last few years, which is exciting.

What's REALLY exciting is seeing how these pieces' interpretations have also taken off...

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The New Normal

I've never written a blog before.  It's difficult to assume what you have to say is somehow inviting or catchy or worth reading.  If it's not, it's probably cluttering the unlimited online space in a way we've grown accustomed with social media and many, many organizations that purport to give us the real news.

All that said, I'm also looking forward to putting what I want where I want when I want it without worry of likes or interest since I'm guessing only a few people (hi mom! hi B! hi rando!) will read this anyway.  So, step one, enjoy what I woke up to this morning...

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