I guess it’s about time I mention it broadly, rather than simply hint at it or just let a few folk know. As of the end of the month, I’ll be leaving my very cool and amazing world-class family at Apple retail and joining the team at the Alberta School of Business at the University […]
Cover for my latest submission to WeeklyBeats 2014. Wanted to go for an atmospheric sound again, something more ambient. Maybe this worked. Maybe not, but it came out as a complete unit. Also tried sticking to a small ‘band’. In this case used instruments from SampleTank: Blue Phaser electric piano, Xpander Phat synth pad, Cosmic […]
My latest submission to WeeklyBeats 2014. Had a lot of technical challenges with this one. Slower beat required more consideration of instrument selection and placement. Also had to get various samples to sound ‘good’ at this beat and discovered the muddiness that can be introduced by tweaking the sample frequency. Not a great tune, but […]
In my previous post I talked about the Gadget synth suite by Korg. Well, I kinda flailed around until I got something I liked. Perhaps I should have watched this YouTube video on it before flailing and I may have made better progress. Learn from my mistake 😀
Well, I was disappointed that I didn’t have more time for my third (weekly) submission to WeeklyBeats — but it’s my own fault that I let my time get away from me this week. In the time I had, I managed to stitch together a few tracks and make a salvageable attempt at an atmospheric […]
The latest image for an upcoming composition exercise with WeeklyBeats. It’s fun to make the music AND envision an album cover for the tune. Image captured with my iPhone and edited with my iPad. Flightline should be is live on the WeeklyBeats.com site January 12th around 5pm MST now.
Christmas Present. Metal Earth 3D laser cut Atlantis model. Fun to assemble.