Thursday, May 2nd, 2013 at
A retake on Jonathon Roberts’ song I Am a Fool by Spark & Echo in response to the theme of Fools and 2 Corinthians 11.
Sunday, January 8th, 2012 at
Composed for saxophone quartet and voice by Jonathon Roberts, setting a part of Apostle Paul’s regret-filled message to the Corinthians. In his second letter, Paul spoke to the people he served in many different ways. We see in this passage a tender and sad side of Paul as he alerts the Corinthians of his change of plans.
Monday, October 10th, 2011 at
After over eighty performances across the country the multimedia theater piece, Project Paul, makes its NYC debut at the United Solo Theater Festival on October 26th, at 9pm. Video art, sound design, music, lights, movement and poetry come together in this high-energy theatrical reaction to the life and writings of the Apostle Paul.
Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 at
“I Make Tents” is poetic prose with a rhythmic soundscape exploring Apostle Paul’s life as a tentmaker and his writings on wisdom and foolishness. Sound samples from professors and politicians intertwine with lighter sounds and Paul’s playful and even biting words. This piece deals with some of Paul’s favorite themes: wisdom vs. foolishness, weakness and humility, and the painful “groaning” of this world.
Thursday, March 3rd, 2011 at
A sound and music collage reacting to the urgency with which the Apostle Paul spoke to people about what lies ahead. The beats are made from chopped vocal sounds and the voices join Paul from around the world saying “The day is almost here.”
Monday, February 28th, 2011 at
An audio collage exploring God’s grace and the concept of “power in weakness.” The text is from two of Paul’s letters with original writings by Christy Bagasao. The soundtrack is crafted from ambient sounds, voices and performers on a balmy night in Santa Barbara, California.
Monday, September 13th, 2010 at
Distorted saxophones, slamming doors, shouting choirs, and one guinea pig combine with the Apostle Paul’s stern words in 1 Corinthians to create “Fools for Christ”…
Friday, July 16th, 2010 at
How fascinating is the concept that your heart could have eyes… Here’s a piece to be whispered… “I pray also that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may know the hope to which he has called you, the riches of his glorious inheritance…
Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 at
Listen/Download: Prayer Remix by Erik Schoster
“Erik Schoster is a fantastic musician and a great friend. Check him out at www.hecanjog.com I studied with him at Lawrence University and he lived with us in Bushwick, Brooklyn for …
Tuesday, May 4th, 2010 at
A track from Project Paul, setting the famous 1 Corinthians chapter 13 on love. “How Beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news.” When I perform this piece in Project Paul (as you hear it now) there is dancing and it features a fine saxophone quartet made up of…