Sampling Ethics

Sampling in music is one of the most controversial topics in the music industry. Many people agree that sampling is…

Remix Song Process

For my remix, I chose Kyrstelle’s Hypnagogia. I really loved the sound of this song when I heard it in…

Same Genealogy

1. Crazy in Love- Beyonce feat. Jay-Z Sample song- Are you My Woman (Tell me so) – Chi-Lites The sample…

Found Sounds Processing

When I recorded my found sound, I was quite literally trapped inside during a snow storm. Because of this, my…

Real vs. Hyperreal vs. Surreal

Real- “How Would You Feel”- Ed Sheeran This song definitely encompasses everything one would look for in a “real” sound.…

Production Analysis

As a part of Billy Joel’s 1977 album “The Stranger,” “Scenes from an Italian Restaurant” encompasses several different instrumentation combinations,…

MIDI – Mixed Mayhem

I honestly had a really difficult time understanding MIDI and what this project entailed. I found myself getting consistently more…