Author: Kevin MacLeod

Live Performance Software for Mac

I’m looking for live performance software. Ableton Live does what I need done, but at $450, it seems like purchasing a new car to have a place to sit. Ableton Live Feature List Unlimited Audio and MIDI tracks Unlimited Scenes

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Destruction Device: The new album drops!

Wretched Destroyer Have you ever heard a 4 bassoon ensemble before? Not likely. While bassoonists may create temporary pair-bonds, they are never found in groups of 3 or more. Much digital trickery was involved in this piece to make them

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Completion of the creepy Shadowland Series!

Shadowlands 5 – Antechamber Part five of seven. Airy, but not in the “I’m outdoors, and everything is great ‘airy’” way. More like the “the alien machine that sustains our life is slowly breaking down and poison is beginning to

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Sick of Fake News? Try some Fake Music!

Last time on Twitch (follow me there!), I nabbed a bunch of computer generated MIDI files from the FakeMusicGenerator.com. You can hear the final productions over at freePD.com!

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Some toe-tappin’! … Just kidding. They’re all creepy.

Shadowlands 1 – Horizon Part one of seven. Sort of an edgy-underwater feel… which isn’t common. You can feel the struggle just trying to get the sounds out. Imagine a small rhinoceros at a tea party. The image you have

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The average composer makes $4,800 per year

There is a lot of music out there. And the value of new works is going down. New pieces have an average commission of $1,800, and despite people looking for new commissions, there are less of them to be had.

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