https://youtu.be/Ckv3siqzvYA Talking about why composers may want to prioritise speed over quality and offering some ideas for musicians wanting to try out speed composing. This is the first of several videos on faster music composition - future videos will look at specific techniques and ideas in detail.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJ5h7WZn8Pw Exploring Phasing through traditional music score and digital audio manipulation. Phasing as a super cool composition technique which is used to great effect in minimalism and abstract pieces of music but can be equally useful and intriguing in modern music too. The scoring software is Guitar Pro 7 and the DAW is Cubase 8.5
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K9b9PEd44D4 I sit down with 12Tone Videos to talk about their journey towards becoming a YouTube content creator and share advice for musicians and composers. 12Tone's Channel: https://www.youtube.com/12tonevideos You can also listen to this interview as a podcast - check out ep2 of the LTGuitarist podcast: Spotify Google Podcasts Breaker Anchor Overcast
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uW5_F0PuBKc I take on the ULTIMATE CHALLENGE! OK, well, not ultimate, but it was pretty hard... Here are links to all the videos we used: Banjo: https://youtu.be/0fwFdMuWoPM?t=15s Ukulele: https://youtu.be/PB3RbO7updc?t=2m10s Pipa: https://youtu.be/ksiM1wRcutQ?t=13s Cigar box guitar: https://youtu.be/Z3aW68kQXsk?t=40s Viola: https://youtu.be/pCPRe9_kUN0?t=33s Morin Khuur / Horse head fiddle: https://youtu.be/JL5bN3bcdfA Piano: https://youtu.be/pMAtL7n_-rc?t=6s Bouzouki: https://youtu.be/mHh302C2HHM?t=2s Guzheng: https://youtu.be/zWUWCddcQTY?t=31s Cello: https://youtu.be/D9LrEXF3USs?t=2s
Quick tip for songwriters and composers, especially ones wanting to create memorable, popular music. The idea is that trying to re-create your song using memory alone will highlight the elements that are most memorable and allow you to reconsider the use of any parts you didn't remember.