Category Archives: Composing

Valentine for Life

This is a song that I wrote for the love of my life for Valentines day. I attempted to play and sing it to her, which gave us both a good laugh. I eventually slogged my way through it, but … Continue reading

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Don't Check Your Faith at the Door

This is a song for use in the sending forth. It has sort of a Peter Gunn feel to it.

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Should’ve Gone to Nineveh

1st piano take Intro (Play just a couple bars from Gilligan’s Island to hint at it, but not give it away?) G F G F or Eb F G Eb F G (then) G G/F C/E D/F# G G/F C/E … Continue reading

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Conversing With Goats

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Looking for the Similar Tune for "I Saw You at the Funeral"

The tune/chords from I Saw You at the Funeral” has been haunting me, and worrying me that I might have taken some existing TV theme, so I searched on iTunes for TV Themes, and I think it is the theme … Continue reading

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Across 2000 Years

This song woke me at about 3:00 am. It was like someone or something was calling me. I think it was God, but maybe I’m just crazy :-). This song is like 3 songs put together. The opening intro is … Continue reading

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I Saw You at the Funeral

This song reminds me of Todd Rundgren. I hope I haven’t stolen any of his tunes or words. This is another song that I woke up in the middle of the night hearing in my head. It was following a … Continue reading

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Water

This is a rough, piano-only 1st take. Water The beginning is pretty much 2 bars from the beginning of the Beach Boys song “California”: “Water, water.” [Then we shift gears into more modern jazzy chords. This is where  we’ll redo … Continue reading

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I Don't Want To Sound Preachy

Piano-only rough recording. preachy  

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Fish on the Ground

This is a rough, piano-only version. We’ll probably record it during church in July, 2008. fish-on-the-ground-very-ro Pastor Stella approached me about an idea for a song. She had heard a story by a Rabbi about a couple guys that followed … Continue reading

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