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The Composer Chronicles

74 EpisodesProduced by Alexandrian MediaWebsite

Stephen Trygar recounts the stories of composers past and present through the music they write. Historical episodes focus on a particular work by the featured composer and examines their life during the time the piece was written and performed. Additionally, living composers, musicians, industry pro… read more

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Ep. 34: J. M. Gerraughty

American composer J. M. Gerraughty informs listeners that the path to becoming a composer is sometimes the road less traveled. He shares the struggles of trying to maintain balance between working a full time job, raising a family, and keeping up with promoting his work on social media, but composition is always there as a creative outlet for him. Sometimes the passion is all the reason to keep doing what we love.

Featured piece: Slant of Light
http://www.jmgerraughty.com/slant-of-light/

Where to find J. M. and his music:
Website: http://www.jmgerraughty.com/
SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/j-m-gerraughty
Twitter: https://twitter.com/jmgerraughty

Become a member of The Composer Chronicles on Patreon to get ad-free versions of all the episodes, early access to those ad-free versions, access to the member-only podcast Unscripted, and other things podcast related! https://patreon.com/thecomposerchronicles

Theme music is by Daryl Banner: https://darylbanner.bandcamp.com/

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