We take a look at three simple but effective ways to start adding some musical randomization to your productions.
From Nikolaus Simrock to John Cage, learn about the pioneers who used randomness in their music, and how it lives on in music production today.
In this tutorial video, we demonstrate how you can use reharmonization to add a whole new flavor to your remixes’ chord progressions.
Award-winning composer Konrad OldMoney (EA Sports, Skrillex) shares his perspective on breaking into the world of video game music, building a network of clients, and more.
We explore the expansive topic of how music has been documented over time, going beyond traditional notation and exploring more nonconformist approaches.
In this tutorial video, we explore three examples that help us better understand how we can effectively capture specific moods using melodies.
Hear firsthand stories about how five composers got their first gigs, what lessons they’ve learned along their journeys, and how they find balance with their work.
Learn about how to create original drum patterns in genres spanning lo-fi hip hop to metal, and download our free MIDI files to dive even deeper.
Veteran producer Mr. Bill crafts a track from scratch and takes us along on the journey.
Three composers tell us about how they use samples when developing a score, how they collaborate with their clients, and more.
Sarah Schachner tells us about her approach to scoring Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, collaborating with Mike Dean, and more.
From the basics to more advanced options, we go over seven chord progressions that are absolutely worth familiarizing yourself with.