Upcoming 10 Year Anniversary of Second Life Performances

This Saturday marks the 10 year anniversary of my weekly performances at Nitida Ridge in Second Life. Nearly every week, Bree Birke hosts a lovely virtual space where I perform to a global audience. It’s become quite the staple for many of them and for myself. Every...

Morning Trod – A Variation by Quartz

Morning Trod - Quartz by Quartz http://www.kouroshdini.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Morning-TrodQ.mp3 A few weeks ago, I experimented with a synthesizer and some electronic drums. A musician friend of mine, Quartz, who also hangs out in Second Life, took the file...

Bach’s Toccata in D minor – an Extended Reinterpretation

Bach’s Toccata is a glorious piece. In this particular performance, I play the unmodified work on the piano and then begin a reinterpretation starting with a swelling synthesizer. The synthesizer is a customized patch using Steinberg’s Halion. The piano is...

Dew

from the album Sun &...

Strawberries Oceans Ships Forest

Digging through the closet, I found a bunch of my CDs that I haven’t heard in years and somehow never imported, including one I thought I’d lost forever, Strawberries Oceans Ships Forest: Believe it or not, the album is a collaboration with Paul McCartney...