Hi, my name is Viktharien. I am a composer who currently resides in Texas, USA. I have sort of lost my groove, you could say, in composition. I used to compose all the time and for a living at one…Continue
"Assuming you want to continue in the vein you are used to writing in, here's a tip I have found useful. Go to YouTube, type the name of a composer you like and listen to a few pieces by that composer at least half-way through. YouTube will…"
"Yeah, that is close to what I would consider my current style. I've tried to cultivate my own sound, but you can hear my influences through it.
That piece in particular was influenced by Satie's Gymnopedies series, Tchaikovsky's Valse…"
"Reminds me of Satie with a little something else on top of it, and does hang together. Emblematic of your style?
As far as not composing. For me at least, the well runs dry at times. I once went for almost 10 years without composing much of…"
"I was a pianist/composer performing in Portland, Oregon. I was mainly playing as a "saloon" pianist at coffee shops and bars, but I only performed my own work. The highlight of my career was playing for the mayor of Portland of the time. I…"
Hi, my name is Viktharien. I am a composer who currently resides in Texas, USA. I have sort of lost my groove, you could say, in composition. I used to compose all the time and for a living at one point in my life. However, for the last few years I feel like I've been in a funk. I start many pieces but never finish them.So, I suppose I'm here to listen to others, get inspired, and to finish some music.Good to meet you.See More
What have you composed for? Or what medium do you work around?
What is your favorite genre or style of music?
Is music your main income source?
No - Not Yet
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I used to do this for a living: composing, performing on the piano. Not anymore. I'm pathetic, searching for my old self and whatever glory there was back then.
Back then people liked my music. I have since changed my name and gave up my gift I suppose. Was it a gift? Doubtful, but it was gifting to my life.