Rick & Morty Pocket Operator!

From Andrew Huang. Subscribe → http://bit.ly/subAndrewHuang Rick & Morty Pocket Operator! (affiliate link) https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1485165-REG/teenage_engineering_te010as137_po_137_rick_and_morty.html/BI/21538/KBID/25502 Learn more about production & music theory with this playlist: http://bit.ly/AHMusicandProduction Merch! https://teespring.com/stores/andrewismusic Support my work on Patreon and be the first to get all my new music: http://patreon.com/andrewhuang ★ FOLLOW ME HERE ★ Instagram http://instagram.com/andrewismusic Twitter http://twitter.com/andrewhuang Facebook http://facebook.com/andrewismusic ★…

Are Musicians Anti-Social?

From LivingPianos. Today’s question is, “Are musicians antisocial?” I know that seems counterintuitive to what music is all about. After all, musicians often play together, whether it’s a symphony, orchestra, chamber music, or even a rock band. And it seems like being a musician is all about being social. When you play with other musicians,…

I played 10 gigs in 1 weekend (lol)

From Adam Neely. I played a lot at the 2019 Cork Guinness Jazz Festival. Like…a lot. Way too much. It probably wasn’t healthy. The Clubs Bandleader/vocals/other stuff – Ian Kirkman Background Vox – Malaya Sol Guitar – Curtis Brewer Trombone – Kevmo (Kevin Moehringer) Saxophone – Jim Piela Drums – Josh Bailey The Cranes Keys,…

Understanding Enter Sandman

From 12tone. Enter Sandman is a dark, heavy, twisted take on a lullaby from one of the biggest bands in the history of metal, and it’s served as many future metalheads’ first exposure to the genre. It’s big, it’s powerful, and it’s exciting, but at heart, it’s kinda just one riff. Almost everything they play…

Surfing on the Piano

From LivingPianos. This is Robert Estrin at LivingPianos.com, Your Online Piano Store. Today’s subject is surfing on the piano. You might be confused by the title, wondering what this is going to be about? I’m not talking about playing the piano while you are surfing, although that would be quite a trick! What I’m talking…

How the Music Spoils Sweeney Todd (and why that’s a good thing)

From Sideways. Attend the tale of the Dies Irae Twitter: https://twitter.com/Sideways440 Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/sideways440 Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Sideways440 Sources/Links: This blog post has most (if not all) of the instances of the Dies Irae: http://dropera.blogspot.com/2014/09/sondheims-craft-manipulating-song-of.html Another great article about the characterization in Sweeney Todd, also some Dies Irae: https://www.fromscoretostage.com/single-post/2018/02/03/The-Unraveling-of-Sweeney-Todd Sondheim’s breakdown of Epiphany: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ozg_OrLmLU4 Sondheim discussing using just…

Schafer & Sons RARE Mirrored Grand Piano

From LivingPianos. Schafer & Sons was one of the most popular piano brands in many areas of the United States at the time this piano was manufactured. It was built by the highly respected Korean company, Samick. It features individual termination of each string at the hitch pins like the finest European pianos Bösendorfer, Fazioli…

I HAVE MADE THE MOST MAGICAL SOUND.

From Andrew Huang. (ノ◕ヮ◕)ノ*:・゚✧ Subscribe → http://bit.ly/subAndrewHuang Enter the giveaway: https://gleam.io/vOcgO/andrew-huangs-2019-mega-giveaway SubPac! Use promo code 820CREW for 15% off! https://shop.subpac.com/?rfsn=2929883.465a34 Merch! https://teespring.com/stores/andrewismusic Support my work on Patreon and be the first to get all my new music: http://patreon.com/andrewhuang ★ FOLLOW ME HERE ★ Instagram http://instagram.com/andrewismusic Twitter http://twitter.com/andrewhuang Facebook http://facebook.com/andrewismusic ★ LISTEN TO MY MUSIC ★…

Can Playing the Piano Ease Depression?

From LivingPianos. I’m Robert Estrin from LivingPianos.com. Today’s question is, “Can playing the piano ease depression?” Disclaimer: I am not a doctor and the information in this article is anecdotal. I would not suggest playing the piano as your only treatment if you have a serious mental or emotional condition. However, I will say this;…

Album in a Day 2019 (w/ Rob Scallon)

From Andrew Huang. It’s officially a yearly tradition! Rob’s video: https://youtu.be/qonY5BP_vR8 Subscribe → http://bit.ly/subAndrewHuang Stream the album! Spotify https://open.spotify.com/album/3lc6UHJcaT9nHoF6p1GRFV?si=bY2MpVWoTu6rlOVlrTUNxw Apple Music https://music.apple.com/album/gourmet-ravioli/1484574251 Google Play https://play.google.com/store/music/album/First_of_October_Gourmet_Ravioli?id=Bym4nmxk7zuhfptjdvfl437ztwm Merch! https://teespring.com/stores/andrewismusic Support my work on Patreon and be the first to get all my new music: http://patreon.com/andrewhuang ★ FOLLOW ME HERE ★ Instagram http://instagram.com/andrewismusic Twitter http://twitter.com/andrewhuang Facebook http://facebook.com/andrewismusic ★…

Augmented Reality in Concert Halls

From LivingPianos. If you build a concert hall that has beautiful acoustics for an orchestra, will it have the right acoustics for solo piano? If you bring in a jazz ensemble, will it have the right acoustics for that? What about rock bands with amplifiers and digital reverb? It is impossible to have one concert…

Making music should always be this fun

From Andrew Huang. Thank you to Universal Audio for sponsoring! Check their new interfaces: https://u.audio/apollo-x4-andrewhuang Enter the giveaway: https://gleam.io/vOcgO/andrew-huangs-2019-mega-giveaway Subscribe → http://bit.ly/subAndrewHuang Learn more about production & music theory with this playlist: http://bit.ly/AHMusicandProduction Pusher is the best: http://www.instagram.com/itsPusher http://www.spoti.fi/2qyaUUJ http://www.twitter.com/itsPusher http://www.youtube.com/user/itsPusher Background music was “Day Cruiser” from my album LO-FI: Spotify → https://open.spotify.com/album/4FbbUc3pbaSz6KnYKvLezr iTunes →…

How To Get Good Tone On The Piano

From LivingPianos. This is Robert Estrin from LivingPianos.com, Your Online Piano Store with a great subject today: The fundamental importance of arm weight for producing a good tone on the piano. You might wonder what I’m talking about. Before I get into that, let’s discuss the piano as a unique musical instrument. I’m interested in…

Living Pianos LIVE Event: Piano Technique Clinic

From LivingPianos. Join us Thursday October 17th @ 6pm Los Angeles time 9pm New York time for our live piano technique clinic. We’ll also be answering your questions as well. And if you haven’t already, subscribe to the Living Pianos YouTube channel for all the latest content. We’ll see you then!

4 PRODUCERS FLIP THE SAME SAMPLE feat. In Love With A Ghost, KayKay, Grant Stinnett

From Andrew Huang. Links for the full tracks below! Previous episode: https://youtu.be/EiUL4yCB8lM Subscribe → http://bit.ly/subAndrewHuang Merch! https://teespring.com/stores/andrewismusic Support my work on Patreon and be the first to get all my new music: http://patreon.com/andrewhuang ★ ARTISTS & TRACKS ★ KayKay Track https://www.kaykaymedia.com/home/home/4-producers-1-sample/ Breakdown https://youtu.be/nJ1QoXXPvkg Instagram https://www.instagram.com/kaykaybeats Twitter https://twitter.com/kaykaybeats Grant Stinnett Track https://distrokid.com/hyperfollow/grantstinnett/4-producers-grant-stinnett Breakdown https://youtu.be/E93gltXQjWA Instagram https://www.instagram.com/grantstinnett…

Baldwin Artist Grand Piano Model L – LivingPianos.com

From LivingPianos. The Baldwin Artist Series Grand Pianos are among the highest echelon of American pianos ever made. At the time this piano was manufactured, Baldwin was at the top of their game and was arguably the most respected U.S. piano manufacturer. Each piano must be assessed for what it offers. Even brand new pianos…

How to make Microtonal Lo-Fi Hip Hop

From Adam Neely. Click here http://harrys.com/adamneely to get your Starter Set from Harry’s for just $3, and you too can be as smooth as these smooth microtonal chord progressions. DOWNLOAD THE TWO TRACKS HERE 4 free… https://adamneelymusic.bandcamp.com/album/two-microtonal-lo-fi-jams Some killing equipentatonic music from Ghana… https://youtu.be/JdLCHxsdgcw …and some more equipentatonic music from Uganda (SICK)… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h8HsXKZFPlc TUN files…

Why Ben Shapiro Is Wrong About Rap

From 12tone. Try 2 months of Skillshare absolutely free! http://skl.sh/12tone19 Well, looks like it’s that time of year again. When Ben Shapiro (or anyone else) argues that rap and hip hop aren’t technically considered music, they’re flying in the face of basically all established scholarship on the topic. And it’s not like we’re just making…

Baldwin D Concert Grand Piano – LivingPianos.com

From LivingPianos. At the time this piano was manufactured, Baldwin was the choice of many concert pianists. This instrument is highly unusual in that it is all original and has only moderate wear with excellent hammers. More importantly, the soundboard exhibits a rich, projecting tone. The action responds to every nuance of touch from the…

Tips for Dealing With a Concert Hall

From LivingPianos. This is Robert Estrin here at LivingPianos.com. Today we are going to talk about the importance of walking around a concert hall. What am I talking about? If you ever get the opportunity to play a concert and you have the chance to go to the hall beforehand, there is no better experience…

Can Playing the Piano Make you Smarter?

From LivingPianos. This is Robert Estrin from LivingPianos.com, Your Online Piano Store with a question. “Does playing the piano make you smarter?” I hope so. I’ve been playing a long time and wonder what I would be like if I didn’t play the piano! This is a serious question. Indeed there have been studies, like…

YAMAHA G5 – LivingPianos.com

From LivingPianos. Perhaps 1% of Yamaha grand pianos from the 1960’s are in the excellent condition of this piano. In servicing this piano, our technicians assessed the condition of the strings, hammers, soundboard, pin block, as well as the finish of the piano as being original and in great shape! While there is some wear…

Understanding Thriller

From 12tone. It’s October, which means everyone’s playlists are being invaded by Halloween classics, but when it comes to fun, spooky music, there’s one song that seems to reign above the rest: Michael Jackson’s Thriller. It’s the centerpiece of many a Halloween party mix, and for good reason: Not only is it a goofy tribute…

Why is a Slur Impossible on the Piano?

From LivingPianos. Hi, this is LivingPianos.com, and I’m Robert Estrin. Today’s question is, “Why is a slur impossible on the piano?” It seems like a ridiculous question because you know that you have slurs all over the place in your scores on the piano, and here I am telling you that slurs are impossible on…

Baldwin SF-10 – Living Pianos

From LivingPianos. The Baldwin SF-10 is one of the most highly regarded semi-concert grand piano designs of all time. The best SF-10’s are noted for not only a big, clear bass, but an extremely sustained, singing tone in the treble. In addition, the transition between registers is incredibly smooth unlike some pianos where you hear…

Can You Learn to Tune a Piano Online?

From LivingPianos. This is Robert Estrin here at LivingPianos.com with the question, “Can you learn to tune a piano online?” The whole world has moved online and people seem to be able to learn just about anything on the internet. Does this mean you can learn to tune a piano online too?

BOSS BATTLE MUSIC! and also harps & dubstep

From Andrew Huang. Enter the giveaway: https://gleam.io/vOcgO/andrew-huangs-2019-mega-giveaway Reason! http://bit.ly/Try-Reason11-Andrew-Huang Sign up for my online class: http://learnmonthly.com/andrew Subscribe → http://bit.ly/subAndrewHuang Merch! https://teespring.com/stores/andrewismusic Thank you to Reason for sponsoring a segment in today’s video! Check out Reason 11 as a DAW or plugin at http://bit.ly/Try-Reason11-Andrew-Huang Support my work on Patreon and be the first to get all…

Why How To Train Your Dragon Has The Best Opening Ever

From Sideways. This movie hit the ground running Twitter: https://twitter.com/Sideways440 Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/sideways440 Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Sideways440 John Powell’s YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo00fLTBosL4EGGhi164cEQ Sources: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MMa75wsBZ_g https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xFOkxbhu8xU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e8OmmbZnhSQ https://kingofthewilderwest.tumblr.com/post/173294023406/hi-i-loved-your-leitmotif-analysis-of-httyd2-and http://www.filmscorefans.com/melody-map—dragons.html http://entjunkie.blogspot.com/2014/06/how-to-train-your-dragon-2-score-review.html https://www.reddit.com/r/httyd/comments/9vopor/musical_motifs/ http://www.movie-wave.net/how-to-train-your-dragon/ https://soundtrackworld.com/2019/02/how-to-train-your-dragon-the-hidden-world-john-powell/ https://www.denofgeek.com/movies/music-in-film/31601/music-in-film-dragons-and-apes http://www.hans-zimmer.com/index.php?rub=disco&id=940 https://variety.com/2019/artisans/news/how-to-train-your-dragon-3-music-score-1203151400/ https://moviemusicuk.us/2019/03/28/how-to-train-your-dragon-the-hidden-world-john-powell/ https://soundtrackbeat.com/2017/03/11/how-to-train-your-dragon-john-powell/

Learn music theory in half an hour.

From Andrew Huang. 20 more lessons like this about music production, songwriting, mixing, mastering, and more: http://learnmonthly.com/andrew Subscribe → http://bit.ly/subAndrewHuang Merch! https://teespring.com/stores/andrewismusic Support my work on Patreon and be the first to get all my new music: http://patreon.com/andrewhuang ★ FOLLOW ME HERE ★ Instagram http://instagram.com/andrewismusic Twitter http://twitter.com/andrewhuang Facebook http://facebook.com/andrewismusic ★ LISTEN TO MY MUSIC ★…

Making a beat but there are constantly random noises happening

From Andrew Huang. Bleep bloop! Also blorp! Enrollment for my online music production class closes October 4! Learn more here: http://learnmonthly.com/andrew My Splice pack: https://splice.com/sounds/splice/andrew-huang-plastic-nature Subscribe → http://bit.ly/subAndrewHuang Merch! https://teespring.com/stores/andrewismusic Support my work on Patreon and be the first to get all my new music: http://patreon.com/andrewhuang ★ FOLLOW ME HERE ★ Instagram http://instagram.com/andrewismusic Twitter http://twitter.com/andrewhuang…

Understanding Under Pressure

From 12tone. In the history of music, there have been many great duets, but for my money, there’s one that stands above them all: Under Pressure, by Queen and David Bowie. It’s the result of two generational talents coming together to create a song neither could’ve made on their own, and it’s absolutely brilliant, from…

Testing 10 world record breaking guitar pedals!

From Andrew Huang. Flangey! Subscribe → http://bit.ly/subAndrewHuang Merch! https://teespring.com/stores/andrewismusic Thank you to Sweetwater for supporting my channel and sponsoring this video! #Sweetwater #LargestPedalboard #Sponsored To learn more about the World’s Largest Guitar Pedalboard, click here: https://www.sweetwater.com/insync/guinness-world-records-pedalboard/?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=influencer Enter to win your own pedalboard at: https://www.sweetwater.com/giveaway?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=influencer Rob Scallon is the best: http://youtube.com/robscallon Support my work on Patreon…

How to Listen to Music Incorrectly and find Superman in the Avengers

From Sideways. I am easily and frequently confused Twitter: https://twitter.com/Sideways440 Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/sideways440 Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Sideways440 Sources and other general Links: A full analysis of the score: https://www.reddit.com/r/soundtracks/comments/bk68z6/avengers_endgame_full_score_analysis/ 6 Modulations comment: https://www.reddit.com/r/soundtracks/comments/ctreqo/alan_silvestri_avengers_endgame_portals/eyozm6i/ https://www.reddit.com/r/MovieDetails/comments/cicouq/the_song_playing_in_steves_apartment_when_fury/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m-2qHoEcQx0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BcnSX319OhI https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kBD1AYOMqmE

How Facebook Helped Solve A Musical Mystery

From 12tone. Have you ever noticed how E is the only note that’s in all seven white-key major scales? I hadn’t, until I was directed to a facebook post by Kieran Ridge from earlier this year. But why would that happen? What’s so special about E? Well, fortunately Ridge’s post was to a music theory…