(text written on May 10th, 2011)
For today’s PianoTweet I am heading to my core.
Almost every composition was given birth through improvisation.
Very often I start with a raw idea that reflects
just a feeling, an image, a news item, an impression of an outer event…
That’s the start.
What follows is playing over and over, fine tuning, rehearsing, writing, counting notes.
(mind you, I love writing with pencil on paper).
But this PianoTweet is a “one-taker”.
Starting the recorder and play: