For solo piano and delay pedal
Duration: ~11 minutes
A meditation on the nature of composition, improvisation, and homes.
A month after moving into a new apartment with my then-fianceé Carmen, I turned randomly to a page in the I Ching. The hexagram listed was called "People in the Home". This became a mantra for thinking about spaces -- who occupies them, and what ghosts from previous occupants linger.
I think of this piece as a character study; it's meant to evoke a particular mood more than sound a particular way.
Brought to life masterfully by Sonya Belaya: