Fantasia nach Nietzsche

This piece was inspired by a duality I perceived in human consciousness after dwelling on the ideas expressed in Nietzsche’s “The Birth of Tragedy.” While the first movement of my piece (“Prolog”) serves as a purely musical...
Maryland Renaissance Festival

Maryland Renaissance Festival

For many years my friends have asked me to come to the Ren Fest. I was very timid and indecisive about it. Since I don’t have any outfit nor know anything too much about it. The closest thing to Renaissance Festival was playing World of Warcraft. However, this...
Cheese Cake Ninja

Cheese Cake Ninja

Just as I walked out of the Mount Royale metro station in Montreal, I was instantly drawn to an addictive rhythm accompanied by an impressive guitar rift. They are the CheeseCake Ninja. The drum set was made from big cans and a high hat, but had the rhythm to call down the thunder. And the guitarist was flying all around the area like a grasshopper butterfly! Next time I’m in Montreal, I want to find them and hear them play again.