Failures of Success (1983)

Dwight Peterson

Written and recorded at the beginning of my senior year in high school, as part of a final project in English class. I wrote a musical about a family of 4 (father, mother, sister, brother); the increasing business success of the father/breadwinner drives the family apart. Mercifully, the script has been lost but the music, recorded by bouncing back and forth between two cassette recorders while adding one instrument at a time, remains.

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