Writing 20 Minutes of Audio | Weekly Log 2 |25th SEPT 17 – 1st OCT 17

This second week i’d like to introduce you to the music i will be making over this project. The Influence For my 20 minute ep i am making exactly that, a 20 minute (approx.) medley of electronic music. The suite will consist of 6 parts each flowing from one to the other until the end. Continue reading “Writing 20 Minutes of Audio | Weekly Log 2 |25th SEPT 17 – 1st OCT 17”

FMP | Proposal

For my FMP i plan to start my own independent record label for Rock and acoustic based genres. I wish to sign at least 3 – 4 artists (2 bands and 2 solo) to the label. From this if the artist wishes to release an EP/Album/Single then i will get that recorded for them andContinue reading “FMP | Proposal”

FMP | Evaluation

For my final major project i set out to create an online record label and to work with artists on releasing new material and promoting them. The main focus of the project was to help me build up my marketing and promotion skills. I feel like i began quite strong booking three gigs in AprilContinue reading “FMP | Evaluation”

FMP | Week 5 | 9th May – 15th May

Progress Made I have re planned the charity gig into two separate gigs on the same week one of which i have got Bar 42 for on Tuesday 14th June. Marketed and Promoted the upcoming gig on Wednesday Outstanding Tasks Find a venue for the other charity gig i wish to put on in JuneContinue reading “FMP | Week 5 | 9th May – 15th May”

FMP | Week 03 | 25th April – 1st May

Progress Made Hosted another two gigs (Bar 42 on 27th and The Smugglers Return on 29th) Began contacting venues about final charity gig Organised all the support bands for 18th May at Bar 42 for which i have designed a poster Contacted Luke amor to discuss a press package in promotion of his upcoming EPContinue reading “FMP | Week 03 | 25th April – 1st May”

Composing Contrasting Material (College 2013 – 2015)

During the second half of our first year of technology we had a composing module. Towards the end of this module we had to put together a small portfolio of contrasting compositions including one created in the composing lessons. Here is that Portfolio: 1. Twelve Bar Blues This first peice was the one i composedContinue reading “Composing Contrasting Material (College 2013 – 2015)”

Developing a Music Product (College 2013 – 2015)

During our first term of music technology we had to create an EP of music. Around the time i was getting into both Dubstep and Ambient music. Please keep in mind that i know these peices sound like bollocks but it was early days, i only wanted to share some banter…   1. Jukai DescribeContinue reading “Developing a Music Product (College 2013 – 2015)”

An Analysis of “Jean Michel Jarre: Oxygene Live in your Living Room” (College 2013 – 2015)

Watch the full performance here.     What Equipment do they use? As Jean Michel Jarre started off in the late 60’s and early 70’s he uses primarily analogue synthesizers of various types including modular, polyphonic and monophonic. Using analog in place of the modern digital synthesizers keeps to the original sound and tone ofContinue reading “An Analysis of “Jean Michel Jarre: Oxygene Live in your Living Room” (College 2013 – 2015)”