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Wednesday, May 17, 2006

Want the inside scoop on Paradise Lost recordings? Of course you do! This August, Eric and Steve will be in Prague recording 4 tracks from Paradise Lost (along with the all-important ring tones, of course!) with the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, for release in the Fall of 2006.

Yes, you heard right, Paradise Lost recordings are coming this Fall!! 

Monday, May 15, 2006

Bryan Jaeckl, Dr. Richard Mark Heidel, Jim, and Andrei Strizek

The Threnody premiere was an extraordinarily powerful emotional experience. CLICK HERE to read more about it... 

Saturday, May 13, 2006

Greetings from Chippewa Falls! We're up here for the premiere of the new piece, which is this weekend. CLICK HERE to read more about this piece. 

Thursday, May 11, 2006

Last night's Chaos Theory performance at Nazareth Academy seems to have drawn quite a response from the audience.

The musicians gave it everything they had -- the director, Eric Beltran, totally GETS this piece, and he does not shy away from a fortississimo! Last night's performance of Chaos Theory was probably the LOUDEST performance yet.

I've also heard that some people felt that Chaos Theory was "the devil's music"... CLICK HERE to read more... 

Wednesday, May 10, 2006

Tonight I'm playing Chaos Theory with Nazareth Academy in LaGrange Park, IL -- they're also performing TranZendental Danse of Joi and Courage & Compassion, all under the baton of Eric Beltran. I'll be posting more news after the concert... stay tuned! 

Monday, May 08, 2006

Asa Burk, Bryan Edwards, Jim, Kathy Johnson, Dr. Danna Rothlisberger, and Alan Hanna

The WATERCOLORS premiere received a great performance and was very well received -- CLICK HERE to see more... 

Thursday, May 04, 2006

Hey folks, I'm in Lewisville, Texas for the premiere of WATERCOLORS -- the concert is on Saturday at 7:00 PM at Murchison Performing Arts Center. Check out my blog by CLICKING HERE if you want to see and read more...