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I've always loved telling stories, and there's no better way to do it than through music.
The Los Angeles Inception Orchestra brings Classical music into neighborhoods where funding for Arts Education is struggling, featuring an innovative and engaging approach to presenting music from composers of diverse backgrounds.
The Inception Orchestra provides mentorships to young composers in music writing, instrumentation and orchestration, while documenting the journey in 360 video & Virtual Reality. Our students' and modern composers' works come to fruition on stage and are the cornerstone of the Los Angeles Inception Orchestra programming.
The mentoring sessions and documentaries are released on an app to schools, and our mentees become role models, not only in music, but in creativity. Students in under-served communities explore an introduction to the world of the Classical Symphony Orchestra, featuring original music by our composers, in the immersive and engaging world of 360/VR. bring music to the classroom in a way that has never been seen before.
Program I - Unleashing Your Creativity November - December 2018
Program II - Composition Foundation March - September 2019
Program III - Engaging the Orchestra Jan - June 2020
A CONCERTO IN CRAYON
Tells the story of my nephew Kai as he draws a simple sketch and lets his imagination run wild... sailing across the sea, fighting pirates slaying a dragon and ultimately, saving the girl
THE NORWOOD AFFAIR
A suite from a film school originally written for 13 pieces, expanded to full orchestra.
The opening of a concert mixing variations on "Chopsticks" with themes from various pieces performed throughout the evening... with a not so grand entrance.
These recordings were with the Dream Orchestra in 2013. The Los Angeles Inception Orchestra will make original music from composers of all ethnicities and backgrounds a priority in their concert programming. The orchestra will be roughly this size and feature many of the same musicians.