Composition Archive

  • Come and Go (Official Video)

    Come and Go (Official Video)

    Announcing the release of the official video of “Come and Go,” an original arrangement by Scott Oatley and Alexander Tseitlin, by popular request after the premiere at the January Dialogues Concert Series!  

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  • Cycles Series 2 Continues!

    Cycles Series 2 Continues!

    Series 2 focuses on orchestration. Particularly all the colors and layers you can create with just one instrument. Each episode will also have a compositional theme. In Episode 2, I’m exploring the color ranges and textures of the cello in this improvisation. Lots of rhythm play in the middle section and some chromatic harmonies to […]

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  • Live Strings for “On Being Human”

    Live Strings for “On Being Human”

    Check out a short clip from our recent session for “On Being Human” featuring a massive string orchestra. “To The Kings Of The Earth,” coming up for release soon.  

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  • “Invisible” with Daniel Bashta

    “Invisible” with Daniel Bashta

     Check out the Fall of Ai Chamber Orchestra on Daniel Bashta’s newest release, “Invisible.” Out in stores and on iTunes now, Daniel Bashta has a unique voice and writing style.  

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  • Acoustic Sessions with Theft

    Acoustic Sessions with Theft

    Fall of Ai Productions in collaboration with Matt McCartie from the band Theft have been working on string parts for Theft’s new release “The Hard Way.” String parts were recorded at Fall of Ai Productions, and appear on the album “The Hard Way.” Listen to the acoustic version here.

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  • Musings on a Theme

    Musings on a Theme

    Fall of Ai Productions present the live premiere of “Musings on a Theme by Eugene Ysaye,” composed by Alexander Tseitlin and performed by the Fall of Ai Chamber Orchestra under his baton. You can find the video below. Enjoy!

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  • Standards with Carroll Matthews

    Standards with Carroll Matthews

    We’re thrilled to see some of our best strings work on Carroll Matthews’ newest release, “Timeless.” The album features some of the greatest jazz standards of all time with the Fall of Ai String Orchestra. Produced in conjunction with Cross-Witness Publishing (www.crosswitness.com) Find it on iTunes here.

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  • In The Middle Of It With Sarah Macintosh

    In The Middle Of It With Sarah Macintosh

    Fall of Ai Productions has been working on Sarah Macintosh’s upcoming album and is looking forward to some great releases, including one track with our live chamber orchestra. Check back for more updates!

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  • Hot Shoe Shuffle

    Hot Shoe Shuffle

    Fall of Ai Productions productions is thrilled to produce orchestral strings and brass for Brent Nettles’ upcoming album “Hot Shoe Shuffle,” being released soon. Keep an eye out for some great music coming shortly!

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  • Live with Theft on MTV

    Live with Theft on MTV

    Alexander Tseitlin and Alisha Bauer, members of the Fall of Ai String Quartet,  joined Theft for an acoustic recording of their single, “Fireworks Explode.” The video aired in May of 2010. You can watch the behind-the-scenes video here and download the single at Theft’s website here: Theft Space

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