Author Archives: Rob

Wexford Carol Arranging

The Wexford Carol dates back to the 12th century from Wexford County, Ireland. I was first introduced to it on a little-known indie Christmas project called Blues for [..]

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Recording Session: Choir

What a morning! So, I had the pleasure this past Saturday morning of finally recording one of my pieces for Moments of Comfort and Joy. Since my home [..]

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Recording and Mixing Amazing Grace

My ongoing relationship with the delightful Shedd family is continuing. After recording their recital, they approached me with this request. One of the daughters participates in pageants. Part [..]

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Recording Session: Classical Recital

I recently had the opportunity to record my daughter’s first harp recital with her new instructor. The instructor is a high school student from a very large family [..]

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Midwinter Rose 1 – Writing

As promised, here is an update from the Christmas CD. I have completed writing the next piece, this time a medley of In the Bleak Midwinter, Lo How [..]

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Bethlehem Suite 1. Handmaid Published

After much blood, sweat, tears, consternation, anger, begging, and finally acceptance, I have published the first completed track for Moments of Comfort and Joy. As mentioned in an [..]

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HOFA Mix Contest Update: I Lost!

I heard back from HOFA about the mix contest I entered after Christmas. To no surprise they informed me that I was not selected as the winner of [..]

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HOFA Mix Contest

I have long advocated that the best, nay, only way to become a better music mixer is to practice. I have also privately lamented that I don’t myself [..]

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A New Direction

Last winter I began a series of posts concerning the writing of my new Christmas project, Moments of Comfort and Joy. It sat on the back burner for [..]

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My Fortress Recording

So, several months of preproduction (we work slow) led to the big night – and, as promised, moments of sheer panic and we learn the truth about electric [..]

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