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    • Hektik Contra Gelassenheit 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-01-01)
      Translates to "Hectic Versus Composed", which describes the mood of the piece. Enjoy!
    • Fresh Wind 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-01-01)
      This piece is one of two pieces which came to me while writing my Ph.D. thesis. I called it Fresh Wind because the thought crossed my mind that some other Ph.D. student(s) will follow bringing in a fresh wind to the research ...
    • Saure Kirschen zum Desert/Sour Cherries for Dessert 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-01-01)
      Translates to "Sour Cherries for Dessert". Maybe you can hear the sour cherries…
    • Eine Hand Voll Lebendiger Erde 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-01-01)
      Translates to: A hand full of living soil. It is a fascinating thought how much life exists in healthy soil, life of all kinds of shapes and sizes. According to Yard and Garden Publications (CMG GardenNotes #212) from the ...
    • A Gift (formerly For Robin) 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-01-01)
      I composed this song for my former wife Robin. It is too nice of a piece not to play it. So here it is, enjoy!
    • Eintagsfliege 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-01-02)
      Translates to "The Mayfly". This type of fly only lives about one day. In the German language "Eintagsfliege" is also metaphorically used to describe a short lived/fleeting topic of interest. Photo is taken from website, ...
    • Don't Be Sad 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-01-04)
      The title captures the emotion of the piece.
    • After A Long Time 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-01-04)
      This is the most recent piece that I composed, After A Long Time of not composing.
    • Der Tod Gehoert Zum Leben 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-01-04)
      Translates to "Death is Part of Life" During my fourth semester studying Chemistry at the Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany, the father of one of my classmates and friend, Andrea Gessner, was diagnosed with cancer ...
    • Nur Mut 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-01-05)
      Translate to "Be Brave". This piece begins timidly but ends strong. Enjoy!
    • Abfahrt 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-01-08)
      Departure 6:25 am. This song came to me when I was during the semester breaks working for the chemical company formerly known as Degussa in Hanau. I had to take the car and leave at 6:25 am, when it was still dark. During ...
    • Heute 'Mal Romantisch 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-01-09)
      Translates to "Some Romance for Today". Enjoy!
    • Freude 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-01-11)
      Translates to "Joy"! Except for some early pieces where I tried hard to compose something, all other pieces came to me simply by fiddling around. This is the first piece I composed like that. I was studying chemistry in ...
    • Joke of Rock and Roll 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-01-13)
      I am not thinking of myself as a Rock'n Roll composer, but this is probably as close as I ever composed. Enjoy!
    • Phonesada 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-07-01)
      I composed this song for my wife Phonesada and played and sang it at our wedding reception for her.
    • 2,4-Dihydroxybenzaldehyde 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2002-07-01)
      The piece was composed when I had to make this compound during organic chemistry "Praktikum". Let's just say it was quite a ride.
    • Party on Dude 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2003-01-01)
      more on the jazzy side
    • Trust in God 

      Hoffmann, Markus M. (2013-10-15)
      This piece came to me during the difficult time I was divorcing.