Archive | September, 2012

TotW: Hiromi Uehara – Place To Be

The second female artist in the Track of the Week series, Hiromi Uehara, is an enormously talented jazz pianist. I chose to feature Place To Be, which I’ve been in love with ever since I heard it.

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Posted on 28 September, 2012 in Track of the Week | Comments are closed

The Absence of Music (Musical Importance: Part 1)

I’m a sound designer and a composer. Part of my job is creating music to be used in media. This takes time, and I get payed for using that time. So this must mean that, ideally, I would create as much music as possible. Right? Just fill those scenes and levels right up to the brim with all the music I can create so I get payed lots of money for the huge amount of hours I’ve spent doing it. The truth of the matter is that, when it’s used at the right time, the absence of music can be a good thing. Continue Reading →

Posted on 25 September, 2012 in Articles, Music | Comments are closed

TotW: Emiliana Torrini – Lifesaver

Emiliana TorriniTrack of the Week! This will be a weekly post in which I choose a song or musical piece I like (or find interesting) and discuss it.

This first week’s Track of the Week is one of my favorite songs by Emiliana Torrini; Lifesaver.

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Posted on 21 September, 2012 in Track of the Week | Comments are closed

Why is it so quiet here?

I’ve just put up the project page for my most recently finished project Waarom is het hier zo stil? (Why is it so quiet here?) Click on the image below or visit the Projects page to have a look.

Waarom is het hier zo stil? takes you on a visit to Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen through the eyes and thoughts of the artist Jan Rothuizen.

Waarom is het hier zo stil?

Posted on 18 September, 2012 in Projects | Comments are closed

Journey Through Chaos

The new addition to The Concert Hall has arrived! Listen to and download Journey Through Chaos below or visit The Concert Hall to listen to an entire collection of royalty free music.
Also, the comments on this site are now open, so if you have any thoughts you’d like to share; please do! :) (look below the post)

Posted on 14 September, 2012 in Play and Download | Comments are closed