Archive for July, 2007


Here’s a piece I wrote to study orchestration. This is heavily based on “Venus” from Holst’s The Planets, but using my own themes. It’s derivative of the Holst piece, but only because I was trying to learn his orchestration tricks. Peaceful

Published on: 28 July 2007
Posted by: jlaity
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I called a business a few days ago, and told the assistant I was “Jeff Laity from XYZ.” A minute later, someone picked up the phone laughing. “I thought she said deaf lady from XYZ! I was asking how the heck am I supposed to talk to a deaf lady over the phone?” What’s really […]

Published on: 16 July 2007
Posted by: jlaity
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