I may not be a first-rate composer, but I am a first-class second-rate composer. (Richard Strauss)

Witty, sometimes charming, evocative and extremely descriptive. (Pamela Zero)

News

Iwona Glinka will record Attack of the Tiny Cheesehead Music and almost winter for release by Phasma Music as part of a project to record 60 one-minute pieces for solo flute. The project will include pieces by 40 composers from 18 countries.

a very small consortium will premiere Tiny Cheesehead Fanfare the Third on February 25, 2016, at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay.

The Columbus Ohio Discovery Ensemble (CODE) has chosen Signaling as a winner of their 2016 YouTube Series Call for Scores. It's one of twelve miniature compositions that will be recorded and released on YouTube throughout the year.

Beth Griffith performed Soaring on February 18, 2016, on a Composer’s Voice concert at The Firehouse, Brooklyn, NY as part of her 15 Minutes of Fame set.

2015

Tiny Cheesehead Canon on a Ground was performed November 11, 2015, by the Hong Kong Baptist University Contemporary Music Ensemble.

Paraphrase, a new one-minute piece for organ, was premiered by David Bohn on November 1 at St. Francis of Assissi Catholic Church in Milwaukee, WI and on November 4 at Christ Episcopal Church in La Crosse, WI.

scattered flurries, for flute, viola, and harp was performed by Gail Gillespie, Grace Young, and Kate Petak on a Cascadia Composers concert at the University of Portland's Mago Hunt recital hall on October 16, 2015.

The Music Box Project selected David's snippet for In 4, a compilation of musical cells by 40 composers modeled after Terry Riley's In C. The combined work was premiered March 4, 2015, at the Glebe Justice Center, Sydney, Australia. (See reviews here and here.)

David Drexler
9136 N. Stoneridge Lane
Fresno, CA 93720 USA