The Music of J. S. Graves


  • An attempt to describe my music.
  • 08.04.2013 Article
  • I am no longer a complete rebel. I like harmonic and rhythmic complexity within reason, but the older I get, the more traditional, the more tonal I become. I have never abandoned the notion that good music must have good melody. For me, good music is lyrical and always shall be. Those who attempt to call chaotic noise music are participating in the linguistic and moral confusion of the contemporary world. I suppose it could be said that my music is some kind of a mix of neo-classicism and ...