The Music Behind Lost Art Press’ ‘Virtuoso’ DVD

This is a post originally found here on the Lost Art Press blog.

Shortly after I started editing the video “Virtuoso” I began to dream up a soundtrack. About the only specific request Lost Art Press gave me was that they wanted the music to be piano based. H.O. Studley spent his working life as a piano and organ maker so it was only fitting that the music pay homage to his work. Considering Studley made pianos in the early 20th century it seemed obvious that I could put any ole Scott Joplin track in and it’d work. The only problem was that it didn’t work. Continue reading The Music Behind Lost Art Press’ ‘Virtuoso’ DVD

The Making of the ‘Virtuoso’ DVD

This is a post originally found here on the Lost Art Press blog.

Chris asked me to write a couple blog posts to give you a little insight into what went in to compiling the DVD companion to Don Williams’s amazing book “Virtuoso.” In addition to that I’ve been given the unpleasant task of introducing myself and giving a little background while trying not to sound like a salesman with my resume. Continue reading The Making of the ‘Virtuoso’ DVD