Ultimate Guide to Layering & Humanizing Pianos in Electronic Music

Ultimate Guide to Layering & Humanizing Pianos in Electronic Music

JUNE 7, 2017 Organic Pianos Free Video: Piano Workshop covering Advanced Layering Techniques [35-min] Synthetic Pianos Sometimes, though – it’s all about tone. If you’re reading this and thinking – hey, this is great and all, but how do we do this in practice? How do I know which 2-3 pianos I should layer together? When do I need to …

6 Tips for Effective Build Ups

6 Tips for Effective Build Ups

APRIL 3, 2017 Don’t skimp on the details in your buildups. Your drop is only as good as the anticipation you create before it. Build ups are an opportunity to create tension, emotion, and much-needed energy in your music – because of this, they deserve your utmost attention. I’m a firm believer that your drop is only as good as …

8-Step Finishing Checklist

8-Step Finishing Checklist

SEPTEMBER 22, 2016 Finishing music is hard. In fact, I would argue it’s the most difficult aspect of the creative process. It’s just a lot easier to endlessly tweak your music than it is to confidently put the finishing touches on a song and release it out into the world. I get that. Not only in my own music, but …