About Michael J. Schumacher: MJS is a composer working with all manner of instruments and styles, including symphonies, song cycles, works for solo piano in the minimalist/avant-garde, rock, and ambient styles. He works with electronics, specializing in computer generated sound and processing of acoustic instruments. He uses many instruments including prepared electric guitar, piano, and lap-top computer. Many of his pieces are presented as "sound installations," a style between composition and sculpture.
Sounds in the Orchard