Film & Game Audio Blog

Composition Tutorials


How To Make Drum Loops Sound Better

Jun 27, 2019

Learn how to make drum loops and percussion sound better in this blog post. Drums can start to sound pretty stale after listing to a typical 1 or 2 bar loop for an entire song. So, In this music production tutorial, I'll teach you how to make percussion sound better.

Read More

Composition

How To Make Better Intros To Your Music

Jun 06, 2019

In this tutorial, I'll teach you how to make better intros to your music. So, if you're having a hard time trying to figure out how to simply start your song or really don't know how to make it progress, this blog post is for you.

Read More

Composition

Mixing Tips For Beginners (Any DAW)

May 24, 2019

These mixing tips for beginners are great if you're just starting out or if you've hit a plateau and are looking to improve your mixing. This post is going to break down some of the most fundamental and important mixing tips and techniques that you can be applying to your audio production.

Read More

Composition

What Are Musical Scales

Dec 08, 2018

What are musical scales? Glad you asked! This post will go over concepts focused on piano scales but should work on other instruments if you know your fingerings and where the pitches are. Here’s an outline of what you will learn about musical scales in this tutorial...

Read More

Composition

3 EDM Tips for Composers

Aug 15, 2018

These 3 EDM (electronic dance music) tips for composers will give your compositions for film or video games more life, motion and interest. These are super easy and quick to do and can be well worth the time to learn. Nothing is stopping you from applying this to sound design either!

Read More

Composition