One way to learn your key signatures is this: Key Signatures with Sharps Take the Cmajor Scale – it has no sharps or flats, C D E F G A B C Count up five degrees of the scale to G Start the scale from G, G A B C D E F G – […]
Learning how chords are constructed will lead to a better understanding of how to construct melody and bass lines. This article will explainn what a chord spelling is. What a triad is and how to work chords out. Below is an article covering the major scale and intervals. The Major Scale and Intervals As with […]
Woke up this sunday morning with an itch to scratch, that itch was Curtis Mayfields, ‘Superfly’ pounding in my head. So today has been Curtis Mayfiled Day so far and will be for the rest of the day. Curtis Mayfield
As much as I don’t believe you need to be able to read music to play or record, I do think that knowledge is power. Wow what a bad starting line pretty cheesy… But that is, in a nutshell the truth of it for me. If I try and read and play at the same […]
Read an article recently – Pirated pop keeps stars popular ‘File-sharing sites help make popular acts more popular, finds a study.’ – Quote from above article. Pirated pop keeps stars popular discusses, ‘The Long Tail‘ – something I had no idea of. Anyway the idea goes that, “If you offer people more choice, and help […]
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Just found this site while browsing for free plugins. It’s not a plugins site but more a guide to computer aided music. http://createdigitalmusic.com/ A great site, well maintained and well organised. Check it out, found this article from30Nov06 about free software, The Best, 100% Free
http://www.computermusic.co.uk/ New to computer aided recording this excellent magazine is crammed full features. Reviews of software, samlples and equipment. Thoughtful and intersting interviews. Excellent tutorials – focussing on production, music creation, and software use. The magazine also comes with a DVD crammed with nearly 9gb of stuff. The DVD inculdes samples, pluigins and demo software. […]