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Simmer Dim Waltz EP Is Released!!!!!

Simmer Dim Waltz, a new EP featuring 2 new songs and 3 instrumentals written, recorded, and mixed by Art Davis in Art Davis Studios is released and available. Check it out at the links below: iTunes -  http://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/art-davis/1361683140 Google Play Artist Page - https://play.google.com/store/music/artist?id=Abkx47eywc4hu7mdnpxmalw6jci Youtube - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=OLAK5uy_k7YCTbiRZgcyKEyFJ1BEjMOLZloDhcoU8 Amazon - http://www.amazon.com/Simmer-Dim-Waltz-Art-Davis/dp/B07BCPFHG8/ref=sr_1_1?s=dmusic&ie=UTF8&qid=1521833233&sr=1-1-mp3-albums-bar-strip-0&keywords=simmer+dim+waltz Spotify My Artist Page - http://open.spotify.com/artist/2zetqgnvUDWRP4Ug8XyUOd Bandcamp … Continue reading Simmer Dim Waltz EP Is Released!!!!!

Moontower Overture Final Mix

    https://soundcloud.com/artdaviscomposer/moontower-overture-v6   Here's the final mix of a composition that will be on my next EP, Hickory Dreams.  The piece was used in a simpler form as the opening ballet sequence of my play, The Moontower's Glow produced by The Tongue and Groove Theatre at The Blue Theatre in Austin, Texas. Click HERE to … Continue reading Moontower Overture Final Mix

Me And My Shadow – Final Mix

Howdy folks!! Take a listen to the final mix of my latest project - Me And My Shadow. Me And My Shadow was written by Al Jolson, Billy Rose, and Dave Dreyer in 1927. I created this production/arrangement for Ellen Crouse's play, Thrive. The song features Clay Ruede on cello and Alice Spencer on vocals. … Continue reading Me And My Shadow – Final Mix

Production Update on Me And My Shadow

Here's another quick installment on progress on the project of arranging, producing and recording the standard from the 30s Me And My Shadow for the play Thrive by Ellen Crouse. Finished the cello choir arrangement and got all the parts written out. See pic.  Next step is to record the guitar, bass, piano, perc, and … Continue reading Production Update on Me And My Shadow

Producing Me And My Shadow For Thrive, A Play Written By Ellen Crouse – part 1

Producing Me And My Shadow For Thrive, A Play Written By Ellen Crouse - part 1 This is the first installment for a series of blog posts that will chronicle my journey of producing the song Me And My Shadow written by Al Jolson / Billy Rose / Dave Dreyer.  I am producing it for Ellen … Continue reading Producing Me And My Shadow For Thrive, A Play Written By Ellen Crouse – part 1

Chord Symbols Simplified

Chord Symbols Simplified Learning how to read and write chord symbols can be confusing, overly complicated, and frustrating.  But here's a bit of truth - It doesn't need to be any of those things. At its core it is pretty simple.  It can get complicated if you try to cover every corner case that might … Continue reading Chord Symbols Simplified