Track Name: Jupiter Rising Pre-Production: After consultation with another member of the class Oliver, we decided to work together on this project. We traded ideas and concepts we were personally into and tried to combine the two intentions tangibly, luckily these intentions were very similar and we traded some reference tracks and started work […]
This blog describes the process of producing Multimedia projects throughout the trimester right from piece selection through to the completion. As soon as we got to know our group for the Soundalike project, we sat down to decide the song to be considered for the project. I knew about the project earlier and had a […]
Hi all,For my first Challenge-a-Day, I am actually going to backtrack to yesterday’s project which was to score a student film. I haven’t written a film score in a couple years or really been composing much of anything these days so it was satisfying to stretch out my creativity muscles. While I completed this project […]
For my wearable/interactive project I made a midi controller. Thanks to a midi controller I can take controls in an audio workstation and change them with the knobs. In this project, I am using Ableton, which has full Arduino support. The layout of the whole thing is pretty simple, it’s basically knobs controlling stuff inside […]
The semester is close to over now — 113 days of learning, creating, and refining go in the pockets of students across campus and across the country. This will be my final post to this blog, but if you want to keep up with me, I encourage you to follow my personal work/portfolio blog. This […]
At the start of my course back in September, I published a post about my first impressions of Avid Pro tools. You can find the article here: Avid Pro Tools: First Impressions Since then I have put in plenty more hours into the software and I believe I have a better a understanding of Pro […]
For this assignment we were tasked with producing a short podcast on the subject of AI relating to audio. I teamed up with Jordan and Tom and we decided on the topic of AI in regard to music. This topic included composition, streaming services and mastering technologies. For the format of the podcast, we decided […]
There is a rapidly growing trend among churches today across the world. Many have realized the potential that live streaming presents to your church. The ability to reach new audiences across the globe is something that is only become possible in the last decade or so with the continuous advancement of the internet and live […]
Remix During the process of creating my remix using the stems provided from a different track, I chose to tackle this task by first looking at all individual componants and selecting the instruments I felt I could work with most. For The performance I wanted to switch up my original remix of the stems so […]
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I’m going to research Max today as it is apparent that a lot of people who use live guitar signal processing and computers are using some form of max. Whether it is in Ableton or a standalone instance of Max, It is clear that it is very well respected and liked by many different producers […]
Usually when a magazine like ours touches on the topic of drugs… …it’s rolled into a listicle about the usual ‘doof suspects’ (“shout out to the ‘acid munters’ trippin’ balls at the back of the crowd!”), a news article about psychedelic drug research, or a fun anecdote about a dance floor getting very messy on […]
A snapshot of the amorphous Los Angeles event through the eyes of its attendees and hosts.
Week 1 – Me and Red started by inserting the “Carry On” track into Ableton and then picked out 5 random samples from it. We then used the AKAI MPK Mini MKII keyboard to create a melody. Red made the bass sound using the keys and a bass sound from the Ableton Library, I then […]
For this task I created 2 different drum loops and imported them into Ableton as well as using 2 synth loops alongside them. I set up the Max patch to use the Mouse for the computer as a controller. The main part of this patch is the human interface or “hi”, which is what sends […]