The Week That Changed The World

FacebookTwitterLinkedinRedditPinterestemailIn 2005, members of the congregation at St Michael’s Church portrayed the events of Holy Week using mime, under the direction of Dramatist and Minister Ron Ward. They performed to a recorded backing of original music (by yours truly), underscoring a narrative written by Ron Read More …

YouTube Copyright Dispute… an Interesting Twist

FacebookTwitterLinkedinRedditPinterestemailHello Reader :-), thanks for dropping by. This is an interesting one. Today I received a copyright claim for a section of music on my Collecto Electro video, that’s been up on YouTube since September 2013. The claim is via Tunecore, for one of the Read More …

What HAS he been up to all this time?

FacebookTwitterLinkedinRedditPinterestemailHello World! It’s been a while, I know. Blogging’s not really been my thing, but I’m going to try to do better. So, what have I been up to? Well, over the past few days, I’ve been trawling through 16-or-so hours of little piano improvisations Read More …

I Will Survive…..I think!

FacebookTwitterLinkedinRedditPinterestemailSo, we were running Chkdsk on my Dad’s computer the other day (hello Dad!), and that takes a-g-e-s to run. Luckily for me, though, he’s got a Casio Privia PX-300 piano on the desk in front of his computer screen. So what better way could Read More …

The Frozen Nativity – a taster

FacebookTwitterLinkedinRedditPinterestemailHello you lovely subscribers, It’s Mike here. Just in case you didn’t get to hear about it, on Christmas Eve, a few friends and I presented a puppet show, with new lyrics written to some of the “Frozen” tunes. It was really aimed at reception Read More …

Boost Post on Facebook – My First Go! (Pt 3)

FacebookTwitterLinkedinRedditPinterestemailIn my earlier two posts, I described how I decided to try the Facebook ‘Boost Post’ option to bring a YouTube video to the attention of more people (hopefully). I spent £7 on it! So, what was the outcome? Well, when the £7’s worth of Read More …

Boost Post on Facebook – My First Go! (Pt 2)

FacebookTwitterLinkedinRedditPinterestemailSo to re-cap, I’ve got about 82 page likes, and my posts have an average reach of about 15 – 25 people. I had uploaded a video to YouTube and wanted to guide more people to view it, through my Facebook Page. So, I clicked Read More …

the #TuesdayTune on 18th November 2014 – Dieppe Dance

FacebookTwitterLinkedinRedditPinterestemailThis week’s Tuesday Tune is ‘Dieppe Dance‘. I live not-a-million-miles-away from the sea, and not-a-million-miles-away from Dieppe. Back in the day, this piece of music was played in the background of an information film as the P&O ferry came into port. Nowadays I like to Read More …

Boost Post On Facebook – My First Go! (Pt 1)

FacebookTwitterLinkedinRedditPinterestemailI’ll say up front that I’m not very good at Facebook. I don’t know how to use my Facebook Page ‘tactically’ At the time of writing, I’ve got 82 page likes, for which I’m grateful. I thought that meant that when I post something, the Read More …