Encanto Books

After several years of work, I have launched a collectible book company, Encanto Books. Encanto Books (pronunciation: /en-kan-toh/) represents a collection of approximately 5,000 first edition books acquired over a period of forty years. The collection is comprised primarily of hardcover fiction, but includes a sizable number of 1950’s and 1960’s pulp paperback publications as…

Stomps & Claps

A few years ago, I had to recreate the famous Queen “We Will Rock You” stomps and claps rhythm for a project, so I hired a large group of people and recorded them in a church in Pasadena, California. I wanted them to be very steady, so I listened to a click track and conducted…