But for now, I want to offer one last glimpse back at winter. I shot a video of the snow falling along Fall Creek in my backyard and put together some music to accompany it. This time, the music isn't completely original, but it interweaves and develops two wintry themes written by Russian composers: Prokofiev's Troika and Tchaikovsky's Waltz of the Snowflakes from The Nutcracker. The result, I think, is an appropriate accompaniment to this wintry scene. There are two versions...if you've stumbled on this page somehow without knowing me, one of them is as close as you'll come to hearing my voice!
The all-electronic version:
The electronic-plus-acoustic version (twenty-some takes later...):