Have you ever found yourself just staring at an empty session? Proactively overcome any creative block with this actionable approach to developing a melody.
Composer and sound designer Joel Bille discusses how he crafted the immersive sonic world of the breathtaking 3D platformer, “Fe.”
Reading music shouldn’t be a chore. Kickstart your ability to quickly identify some key aspects of a piece of music written in sheet notation.
In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, we explore some basic musical properties of Romanticism and why they’re relevant to our modern productions.
We explore three harmonic techniques from Coco’s “Remember Me” in order to learn how we can add interesting emotional colors to our chord progressions.
What made “Location” such a compelling song to so many listeners? Let’s explore three musical techniques Khalid uses that grab the listener’s attention.
Read up on what KSHMR had to say, his production tips and tricks, in his masterclass to a select few in New York City this past November.
We explore the main theme of “Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp” to understand the musical elements that make your virtual campsite such a pleasant place to be.
Let’s take a look at the bassline in “Jump Up, Super Star!” to learn how we might begin writing the foundation to our own killer jazz tune.
In this entry of our Hits Decoded series, we explore how the theme of Stranger Things manages to evoke a myriad of emotions with just one simple arpeggio.
In this blog post, we’ll be looking at a piece from the indie sensation Undertale and the compositional techniques that elevate the fear-factor of the game.
In our latest installment of our Hits Decoded series, we take a look at Imagine Dragons’ “Believer” and dissect the musical elements that make it a hit.