original works by Robert Hampton Burt
music, poems, stories, readings, additional matters
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(Yes, I composed this music. I did all the work pertaining to it. No one else was involved in any way.)
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Moving Along (my best)
Warrior Soul . Mentioned In Passing . Line Drawing Number 18
Smooth . Line Drawing Number 16 . Line Drawing Number 10
Debate on the Shape of a Hat . For All the Dead Soldiers . Line Drawing Number 15
Excavations Undertaken in the Absence of Space and Time . Bass Line Set to a Well-known Tune
In Celebration of the Folly of Temporal Matters . Happy Birthday Jesus . Cinderella's Waltz
Line Drawing Number 20 . Quick Dance . A Dance for Three Feet . Sonata in a Coffee Pot
Line Drawing Number 18 (same piece, different instrument, with evolving sustained tones)
A Piper's Tune . Just Laughing . For the Flight of a Swan . Nightscape
All of this music is available for keyboard in printed form.
A CD containing 25 compositions is available for $10.
The sound quality is slightly better on the CD.
If interested, please inquire by email.
Original Poems, Short Stories, and Miscellaneous Writings
Sky Blue Lake . Before Men Descended from the Trees to Walk Across the Grassy Plains
At Evening . The Variety of Days . And Then Enander Sang . I Am Older Than This Room
Everything . Ethereal Knack . Song of the Absolute . On Wings of Fire . Tattered Lace
Verse Written in a Storm Gone Mild . Where Resides the Virtuosity . A Glorious Youth
Titled (edited on June 12, 2019 with explanation and clarification)
Painting a Picture is an Act of Violence . The Imagined One . On No Terms or Conditions
There is a Place not Far Away . Words Intended for My Sons
No One Believed Me . Moon . The Unknown Way . A Dream . An Unelaborated Bird
The Word 'Blue' . Declaration . I Did Not Want to Fly With the Eagles Any More . Awakening Tune
Selfish Gain, No Other . Some Time Late, Past Thursday Noon . Implicit in Hope . Thank You, My Creator
A Few Words About Sex . The Mighty Charles . Evening Prayer . The Sex Life of a Camel
Life Is a Form of Mortal Combat . A Song For Ancient Couples . Not Alive But Has Behavior
Open Letter to a Member of a Church of Jehovah's Witnesses . Now That Buddy's Passed Away
A handmade, autographed book of my poems-- DREG --is available in a limited edition, for $12 each. Please inquire by email.
Short Stories and Very Short Stories
Spirit Gold . Rex . Box . Father Bryan Gets a Life
Sky Blue Lake . Without Any Warning at All . Bird of Paradise . Everything
On Wings of Fire . Declaration . Song of the Absolute
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