Two new works

I’m currently embroiled in two new works: a 15-minute piece for piccolo trumpet and string quartet, and a short cycle for soprano and piano. The piccolo trumpet and string quartet, commissioned by David Glukh, is as yet untitled, but has settled around the...

Addictive Riddle: DDT Interview #3 – 1966-1973

It seems as though each successive interview with David gets to be more and more enjoyable. And strange things are starting to happen…. In the second interview, we spent some time talking about David’s first serious boyfriend, John. After they had broken...

A new toy: The Edirol

Decided this afternoon to make a trip down to B&H on 33rd St. to check out some digital audio recorders that I’ve been eying for some time, now. (Namely, about 9 months.) I’d narrowed it down to two: the Zoom H4 and the Edirol R-09HR. Well,...

Addictive Riddle: DDT Interview #1

Tuesday, February 24 at 3:00pm, Kaity Volpe and I arrived at David’s studio in the West Village – far too much equipment in hand – to conduct the first in a series of interviews with David for the biography. Kaity came along initially just as a...