Beautiful Dreamer – a Stephen Foster song on ukulele

Recently I arranged Beautiful Dreamer, a song that is over 150 years old, for ukulele. Stephen Foster wrote it – the sheet music was published posthumously and sold as the last song he ever wrote. But I don’t have anything else to say about that right now, because: What is the deal with the mockery […]

The Unseen – a Sara Teasdale poem set to ukulele

This is a song where I started exploring composing for the music box. That is the way it appears on Beautiful William’s album, “There Will Come Soft Rains” (available on a streaming service near you). See the music box—and my beautiful friend Meredith Wilder—in action here. But said music box is having some troubles so […]