These are pure improvisations. Each one begins with no pre-thought. I originally just put my hands down and let it happen. This resulted in quite a bit of musical meandering- yet I used the meandering as a tool and etude to move through ideas with simple rules. This was quite terrifying to me, as I had been trained all my compositional life to "account" for every note, and not let things meander. The modernist "control" mindset was still in me- so the only thing I did was to keep the original id More