Interview with Claremorris Community Radio

Anni-Wilton Jones of Claremorris Community Radio popped round to the studio to interview me about my work and my music recently. The first part of that interview will be broadcast this Saturday the 5th of March at 7pm. It was a lot of fun and we ended up having a great conversation! The link to listen live is http://ccr946.ie/

One Difference

Great work going on at One Difference, a charity that provides clean drinking water to some of the most remote parts of Africa. Check out their Christmas appeal for which I arranged & produced the music. More here: www.onedifference.org

“Antrum” Soundtrack

Just wrote a short cue for psychological suspense film “Antrum”, by director David Amito. This track features the voice of Alicia Fricker. https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9213244/

Stagecloud

Just wrote two very short music clips for Chicago-based theatre company and streaming service, Stagecloud. Have a listen! Watch live theatrical performances from around the world at http://www.stagecloudtheater.com/  

Carbon City Lights

I recently played piano on an upcoming album by Carbon City Lights.  This track is called “How It Feels To Be In Love” Have a listen! More info and updates @ http://carboncitylights.com/

Hope Coalition

Just finished writing a short piece to accompany a promo video for the Hope Coalition: a Minnesota-based non profit fighting to end child abuse, sexual assault and domestic violence. Listen here!   More info here: http://hope-coalition.org/  

Studio One Expert

Rather than continuing to publish articles here that noone reads, I’ve instead become a team member at Studio One Expert, where I write tutorial articles, news and reviews on Digital Audio related things. Studio One Expert Studio One Expert: Meet The Team My Articles

Collab With Jazz Vocalist Mercedes Nicole

Just embarked on a new collaboration project with Seattle-based jazz singer Mercedes Nicole and her quartet. Here is the first song we worked on- “Touching the Sky”   “An extraordinary vocal jazz stylist and interpreter of standards, blues, original compositions, and New Gospel music, Ms. Nicole brings her unique personality and vocal quality to her performances. Her rich, expressive voice …

The Last Storm

Read a short story written by my good friend- author and linguistic gymnast Eva Duncan Álvarez. It was inspired (allegedly) by my soundtrack to the film “Umformung: The Transformation”     So many dusty volumes had been written about sacrifice, and so long had the sage preached about it during his youth, and yet he only understood its meaning in the …

Maynooth University Orchestra Premiere New Work

The Maynooth University Orchestra performed the premiere of my Partita for String Orchestra yesterday (26 April 2015). They also premiered a work by Niall Tormey and Tom Cullivans Violin Concerto. It was a marvelous concert, played by very talented musicians under the expert baton of Sebastien Petiet. It was an true honour to be a part of it. Well done to …

Understanding Audio Setup in Studio One

The audio setup dialogue is where you’ll configure your audio hardware. Here you can set options for sound card, sample rate, bit depth, multicore processing and many other useful settings. Audio Device Here you will choose which soundcard you want to use with Studio One. You may use either an internal sound driver, or an external audio interface if you …