<music: discography

View Music Overview

"Below is my discography of recorded works. Most newer albums are published by Clear Blue Media and available from a variety of digital distribution sources like iTunes, while some older albums were only issued in limited runs. All feature me in some capacity as a composer, performer, lyricist, programmer, or producer/engineer." ~V.J.

Delayed to Rest - music for live instruments & computers

V.J. Manzo (2015)

Art Music, Electroacoustic Music

Description: a collection of compositions by V.J. Manzo in which live instruments interact with real-time computer systems also created by the composer; no computer parts are pre-recorded.

Delayed to Rest Plots, for electric guitar & computer performed by V.J. Manzo, nil for classical guitar and computer performed by Brian Barone, and Discourse, for Eb Clarinet & computer performed by Mami Suetsugu. Produced/engineered by V.J. Manzo.

More Info

Listen to album Buy From iTunes

Gravity - music for acoustic instruments

V.J. Manzo (2015)

Art Music

Description: a collection of compositions by V.J. Manzo for acoustic instruments including string quartet, classical guitar, and viola.

Gravity, for string quartet performed by the Terrance Thornhill Quartet, Granitic Plots, for viola & guitar performed by Christopher Kenniff (guitar) & Bret Deubner (viola), and Last Page for solo guitar performed by V.J. Manzo. Produced/engineered by V.J. Manzo.

More Info

Listen to album Buy From iTunes

Paths

Clear Blue (2009)

Description: Official release of paths: collection of contemporary religious songs composed & performed by Clear Blue. Includes the songs "Only By Grace", "i.am.waiting", and "I Stand Secure".

All music performed by Clear Blue, and written, produced/engineered by V.J. Manzo.

Listen to album Buy From iTunes

Paths (Version 3.0)

Clear Blue (2009)

Popular Music, Clear Blue

Description: the paths album is a limited release collection of worship songs composed & performed by Clear Blue. This 3rd version was the final release before the official version. This album is recyclable--if version 1.0 was purchased, this album was free as a trade-in for earlier versions.

All music performed by Clear Blue, and written, produced/engineered by V.J. Manzo.

More Info

Paths (Version 2.0)

Clear Blue (2008)

the paths album is a limited release collection of worship songs composed & performed by Clear Blue. This album was recyclable--if version 1.0 was purchased, this album was free as a trade-in for earlier versions.

All music performed by Clear Blue, and written, produced/engineered by V.J. Manzo.

Paths (Version 1)

Clear Blue (2007)

the paths album is a limited release collection of worship songs composed by V.J. Manzo & performed by Clear Blue. These songs were composed for use in City of Hope International Church. This album was recyclable--an initial CD is purchased and may be traded in for a newer version as more songs are added.

All music performed by Clear Blue, and written, produced/engineered by V.J. Manzo.

Still In Love With You

Clear Blue (2003)

Popular Music, Clear Blue

Description: This five-song CD single featured the re-recorded title track "Still In Love With You". The B-sides included 'Before Heaven', 'Beyond A Dream (electric version)', 'Before Heaven (backwards mix)' & 'Still In Love With You (string version)'.

All music performed by Clear Blue, and written, produced/engineered by V.J. Manzo.

More Info

Listen to album

Christmas 2004

Various Artists (2004)

Description: This 12 song Christmas CD was produced and engineered by V.J. Manzo featuring members of the musical team at City of Hope International Church. It was released on Christmas Eve 2004 where the disc was performed live with the COHIC vocalists.

All music performed by COHIC, and arranged, co-produced/co-engineered by V.J. Manzo and Jeff Corneilson.

Listen to album

Queer Blue

Clear Blue (2001)

Description: Features parodies and live versions of CB material from the self-titled album. Distributed to Clear Blue fans only.

All music arranged, remixed, produced/engineered by V.J. Manzo.

Listen to album

Songs to Sleep By

V.J. Manzo (1998)

Description: 11 home-made instrumental tracks designed for one thing. 6 copies released only on tape; reissued on CD.

All music written, performed, produced/engineered by V.J. Manzo.

  • Released: 1998
  • Published: self-published, ASCAP
Listen to album

Remnant

Remnant (2001)

Description: The 10 songs follow-up to their 2000 EP features several contributions by Clear Blue.

Electric guitar performed by V.J. Manzo on select tracks.

Listen to album

Featured Music

Composition highlights from various music projects

Electronic Music

Algorithmic compositions, electro-acoustic works, and interactive music

Theatre & Film

All works for musical theatre, film, and other dramatic arts

Video Games & Multimedia

Compositions and sound design for video games & multimedia

Rock & Pop

Rock, pop, alternative rock, and progressive rock works written for bands and other popular music ensembles.

Complete Composed

All composed recorded works