Tag Archives: Ives

Ives: They are there

This, as the video says, is an old recording of Ives both singing and playing his song “There are there.” It’s actually hysterical. Whenever it’s it’s marked in the score for the singer to shout, Ives really shouts. The text … Continue reading

Posted in Listen to THIS | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Memorial Day

Every year my school band marches in three memorial day parades. This was my last year, so I feel I should commemorate it in some way. (Side note: I’m proud to say I have marched with all four primary types … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Ives: Son of a Gambolier

I’ve been addicted to this piece for about a week now. This isn’t the Ives that I think of when I think of Ives, but it still is just an excellent piece of music. Absolutely charming. Point to listen for: … Continue reading

Posted in Listen to THIS | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

What am I doing?

The answer to the proposed question is unknown, a la Ives’ “Unanswered Question.” I can try to answer like those winds. After discoving a music blog, I was inspired to try my hand at it. Here I am. None of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment