Aesthetic visual music. I was classically trained and have over the years been inspired by the likes of John Williams, Hans Zimmer, Aaron Copeland, Jerry Goldsmith, and of course, Ludwig Van Beethoven. I believe that music should take you to "the other place". The power of music is its ability to put you into the mind / emotions of the composer... thus it should evoke.
My music is streaming on www.n1m.com/hammerman You can go there to listen to more of my music.
John Williams, Aaron Copland, Ludwig von Beethoven, Neil Diamond, Alan Menken, George Winston, E. Power Biggs, and Vangelis.
I use several synthesizers, digitally sampled Steinway and Yamaha pianos... and a cadre of instruments for my musical compositions.