“I have a friend in Italy and a few in England and we will record for one another on a moment’s notice,” he said. “If I need a solo violin part he won’t even charge me because he knows I’ll do a bassoon part for him.”
Burch will borrow instruments from friends but he has an impressive arsenal of his own including a 1980s analog synthesizer.
“It can really fatten the sound up,” he said.
For more on Burch and to hear samples of his work visit geoffreyburch.com.