Three Christmas Themes (with Score Sheets)

Three Christmas Themes (with Score Sheets)

Three Christmas Themes Over the last few weeks, I spent some time writing three Christmas Themes. I had a lot of fun writing these and it was a nice opportunity to get in the mood for the season. Thanks for all your kind words and support in 2019. Wishing you a great...

Trombone Glissando

Trombone Glissando Seamless glissandi are one of the things that due to the unique construction of the Trombones can be executed very easily on them. However, their maximum span can only be a tritone (the range the slide covers between all in and all out (or rather...

Stereo Snare Drums

Stereo Snare Drums The advantage of recording a score in a scoring stage versus playing a “regular concert” with an orchestra is that you can alter the setup of each cue (within reason). For instance when you want a really large snare drum sound, let’s say...

Scene Change Transition Cues

Scene Change Transition Cues Music can help a lot to smoothen rough transitions between scenes. Particularly scene transitions that change location and time can often feel very rough. Having music cues over such scene changes that deliberately de-emphasize the...