Composing

Bought one of those Masterclass tutorials, advertised everywhere, the ones that annoy me and come on all the time. Bought it as present to myself, on writing, by Margaret Atwood. […]

There was a composer who could tell whenever he was getting close to writing something that pleased him, because before it was finished he would start writing the next one.

There was a guy maybe in California who recorded cricket sounds and slowed them down significantly. It sounded like human choral music. I heard it 2 or 3 years ago […]

Two or three updates ago some essential components ceased to work and I was in the middle of jobs that had to be finished. Would have ruined what other people […]

“Spiderman Spiderman, does whatever a spider can” never did much for me songwriting wise but there is so much to smile about every time they get to “Is he strong? […]

A composer once told me when positioned before an instrument trying to write music you try something, then ¬†decide to continue with that idea or else move in a different […]

Nobody is right or wrong, taste is opinion and opinions change. That’s what is so awkward about writing music for a film or producing another artist’s music. Is it about […]

Favourite thing learned in physics was the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle. The tools used to measure subatomic particles alters their state which means every conclusion measured is inaccurate.¬† When in a […]

She’s in grade 1 and often when I put her to sleep asks me to tell her something from when I was little. I told her tonight about the time […]

Was listening to an old episode of the BBC show desert island discs, Salmon Rushdie recorded in 1989 prior to the release of The Satanic Verses. At one point the […]