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

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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