A Lifetime

Yet another one! Here is track 5 from The Four Hard Edges Of War, “A Lifetime”: I remember this was was more dense in the beginning. It was really an improvement to make it more sparse to start. Space and silence really is your friend in music. I actually really hate wall of sound stuff, […]

The View From Lighter Years Away

HEY! For the first time in like…what? 10 years? I’m writing these little blog posts again! Linking to TUNEZ, sayin some STUFF. :) Ok…I’m gonna start in on The Four Hard Edges Of War, which is the last Third Option album, made mostly at CCRMA at Stanford. It’s a collaboration between me and Andre de […]

Trains Interlude

Ok – still going through Third Option’s The Four Hard Edges Of War. Here is track 4, “Trains Interlude”: This has no vocals, just music. I like it. It’s ..what’s the word? Reminiscent? Or something? I like the multiple violins. I wrote a simple violin line and a fellow student at Stanford, Sandy Lin, played […]

The Far View

More in our mirroring of my site’s Third Option stuff…Here’s the second track on The Four Hard Edges Of War – The Far View. What can I say here? As I listen I’m trying to remember how to play that piano part. It’s amazing how much you can forget. Oh there’s two piano parts. I […]

Two Trains

Yo! So we’re mirroring content from my personal site, if it has to do with Third Option :) This’ll take a little bit but here’s the first one…about Two Trains, from The Four Hard Edges Of War Hey! Still (slowly) writing little bits about tracks. Here is track 3 from the main The Four Hard […]