Start with a single note again. This time try different ones and see what they feel like over the music. Compose your own melody and write it down. I would like you to turn this in at Blackboard. Think about the solfeggio as you’re working on this project. Do your best with the notation and… Continue reading No. 2 ET VAMP 44.G.76
Where does Bach violate the chord map? Dr. M’s term is an excellent one–and he made it up on the spot! Why is that so impressive? In m11;b1, what numbers would you put on the suspension in the bass part? In m12;b1, what numbers would you put on the suspension in the alto part? In… Continue reading Bach Chorale #1
I’m learning how to use Ableton Live music creation software. I’m going to start making little audio “cards” for my family and friends. This is a prototype.
I really need A, or at least B. I know A’s are around, but they’re hard to find. I don’t feel like messing with the trouble of finding an A today. I see B’s all the time, so I’ll just look… Hmmm, there don’t seem to be so many B’s as I expected… Well conFOUND… Continue reading There Should Be A Word
A little experiment. This is rough, I did it in one day just to try out (and learn) some of my technology. 🙂 Video coming soon.
Just a little experiment, but he seems to like it:
Dr. Aaron Johnson and I were students together at LSU and, coincidentally, we both ended up in St. Louis. He is a modern composer and a professor of Music at St. Louis University. Topics discussed: Art and Creativity The Life of a Modern Composer ???