My name is Iliya Ryakhovskiy and I am a full time music composer. Throughout the years I have completed 100's of compositions with over 800+ music related orders for clients from different countries around the world.
If you are interested, come check out my website. There you...
As posted in another thread here, I’ve gained much valuable information on Latin Percussion Kontakt Libraries for my current gig helping an Afro-Cuban / Latin Jazz Percussionist to record his music.
As he is very adept on many hand percussion instruments, he wants virtual instruments which...
Hey composers! Today we're diving into my first course review - all about film scoring for the individual who wants to dip their toes into the field, and learn the best practices for navigating through this industry. Please enjoy! :)
Check out the course here...
I finally got my own little room to make my music production studio, no more working in the living room! ;)
I am trying to find information, guides and resources that can help me make it a good working place. The thing i find hard is that you can make it as crazy (and expensive) as...
Just wanted to share another of my tracks!
This is another one from the Videogame gig I´m doing.
-Grand Guilds is set in a Fantasy almost Victorian-Age (Pre-Steampunk) Land, the continent is on the brink of war between the 2 most important nations and a dark plot is stirring...
Hi all, I'm excited to finally release my first album titled "Impulsum". A mix of orchestral and hybrid stuff I've been dwelling with over the years and can finally tick it off the bucket list. Would love to know what you think.
You can check it out FREE on Youtube.
Alternatively it's also on...
Like trailer music with an acoustic touch? I think you'll enjoy today's video, in which we break down my recently released 'Forces Align', and talk about the production and arrangement that gives it a tight and powerful feel.
This is a new community for Expressive Instruments/Controllers
I hope it’s ok to post this here, as I think its very relevant to vi-control.
Me and some members of the Eigenharp community have put the effort into setting up this new forum. (in response to also Google+ will be shut down in...
I'm happy to share with you this very symbolic milestone: A light show at "Le Grand Palais" in Paris.
My track "Shadow's Legacy" was choose to be the opening music of a 15 mins light show event at "Le Grand Palais des Glaces". Its a Christmas event in Paris. It's basically a huge ice...
Do you guys know when and how to use odd time signatures? If you're just starting out, this might be daunting. I did a quick video demonstration on when to use 7/8 for film/tv music. Hope this is helpful for someone out there!
I have been building my website, and I have finally come to a point from which I can present my work.
My website: www.rrbe.dk
The page I am most proud of is the ''Portfolio'' page:
I would love to hear your feedback. - As well as potential errors.
Thank you for you time...
Does anybody know if @mverta has planned his annual thing this christmas? Have been watching it since the startup, and can honestly say it's my favourite way to start the christmas-holidays.
Anyone delivered a piece to him for feedback, or know anything about him setting up a folder for...
Hey friends! As a pianist, songwriter/composer and orchestrator, I've had a few people contact me regarding piano/writing/theory lessons and how those would look.
I've had the pleasure of working with producer and musician Riccardo Barletta. We've been focusing on improving his piano playing...
Hi fellow composers and producers! Due to popular request, I wanted to share with you today a detailed look into the libraries that I use in my everyday workflow, and how I use them. If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment!
Hey, I am not sure why I did this video.
But I want you to see how dangerously good and inspiring this library is.
Here is a live performance with 2 instances of Project Chaos and 8 layers made for fun
No mixing has been done
I am saying dangerous because everybody can create a cool track...
Just read an interesting long article on the website Aeon about algorithmically generated music specifically and AI-created art in general. Here's the link:
Here's a couple of excerpts:
". . . The Washington Post in...
Hello, my name is Justinas and I am a professional composer from Lithuania, I have been working as a composer for 6 years. Decided to try this forum out :)
I compose Cinematic, Orchestral, Electronic, Rock, Pop music
I really need to buy this book for study, can someone kindly explain to me what's the actual difference between the Student version and the "Standard" one? Because there's no information about it on the website. Plus, are the online resources paid in both versions?
Just wanted to say "hello" to this great forum. Have enjoyed reading some posts.
I'm a composer and music producer who has had the wonderful privilege of working with some outstanding talent across a variety of genres. I started out as a drummer (hold the jokes! :) ) and have grown into...
I want to ask some of the pros here or advanced composers, what do you think of this small piece I composed.
I know its really difficult to judge a piece of music composed by orchestral instruments since its very subjective. specially when accounting how deep and diverse the psychological...
I have been having a break for a couple of months. But now I feel creative again. I hope I have not forgotten it all.
I would be thrilled if you use 2 minutes of your day and listen to the track I am working on now.
All, and I mean ALL, feedback is welcome.
My name is Joël and i'm a mixing and mastering engineer who specializes in mixing modern orchestral film/trailer music (as well as classical).
I want to tell you about my E-book, which was just released yesterday.
The reason i decided to write an E-book about mixing modern...
I'm considering creating some video masterclasses. I wanted to find out what people are interested in studying. Anything you feel is missing?
Thanks so much, looking forward to your input!
James L. Venable
If you enjoy Tango Argentino (music in the line of -say- Astor Piazzolla), you might like this instrumental piece: Barro sublevado.
You can also consider it classical music with strong roots in tango, something similar to what Bartók made with Rumanian folk music - but here with Urban Argentine...
Hey! The past days I sat on a track for a Native Instruments contest. We were free to do any genre and the only rules were that the song should be minimum 2 minutes long and incorporate samples from the provided free sample pack.
So I did grab my own synth patches that I've created all from...
I hope this is the right place for my question since is related to music industry.
I'm preparing my degree thesis that will talk about trailer music. I would like to talk about its creation process and the main structure that is used today (intro, climax I, II, outro). My teachers advised me to...
I recently composed this orchestral track. I would love to hear your feedback. I am most interested in what you think about the orchestration, which I am working on improving. This track was meant as a practice.
"If you can have a look in the heart of a black star without becoming mad, you can follow me."
My name is Benoit Berry, producer of Black Venus music, Pulse Radar and Ultreya.
Manager @ Archimeme records
I am 42, French, started creating music during mid 90's, using an Atari computer, a...
I recently started a youtube channel focusing on discussing film music and all things surrounding it and this week we are doing a discussion of the music of the new Star Wars film The Last Jedi.
We stream at 4PM PST and this is the streaming link:
Thought this would be of interest...
We- that is Karmaloft Music - got some beautiful music dropping! Alongside a highly capable and beatifully versatile team Artur Bayramgalin presents his EP „All day long“. Smooth beats, jazzy and slightly funked arrangements, buzzy bass notes (Alexander Kartashov - bass) carefully acted vocals...