Hello everyone, I am currently working on a new website that is in a nice portfolio-based format. While I like using the wordpress engine, I want something that looks more like… me and less cookie-cutter template. Take a look: The switchover will be soon!
I had a wonderful year being an officer of IU’s Student Composer Association. This year’s Hammer and Nail event was the culmination of a year’s worth of planning and organizing. I’m proud to be a part of such an enjoyable and energetic production. Below is my piece titled “Shorthanded” for the collaboration “Stroke of the… Read More Hammer and Nail 2014!
My dance piece for the 2013 Hammer and Nail collaboration is featured on today’s Composers Circle!! http://composerscircle.com/phillip-sink/
Below is an additional track to my string quartet, Lake Effect. So here is how my piece goes: I. Glacial Remnants residuals 1 (solo violin) II. Not a Drop residuals 2 (duet) III. Surface Tension residuals 3 (trio) IV. Condensation The residuals are simply leftover fragments of the previous music. Much like the water rings… Read More Not a Drop and some residuals
I recently had a performance of my string quartet titled Lake Effect. Below is the first movement titled “Glacial Remnants.” or AKA fun with harmonics. The movement starts with a monolithic chord which disintegrates into smaller particles… much like our remaining glaciers. But as you may guess, the movement depicts glaciers carving into the earth,… Read More Lake Effect
The debut performance of the sixth species ensemble was a success! I’m looking forward to what next semester has in store for us. I hope to do some cool new musicy things like themed concerts with lighting effects. Anyways, Since Dans les Nuages has been performed in its entirety, I will post it for your listening… Read More sixth species ensemble
My MSU composition colleagues and I have made a pact to produce at least one blog per week on our personal websites. Occasionally we will then post our personal blogs on other blogs, such as the MSU composition website. Someone made the point that there is no point in having a blog-style website unless you… Read More The UNL Chamber Music Institute.