Found Sounds

Found Sounds is an album of recordings I made over the last several months, most of them during the winter of 2017. These are small projects that eventually led to others, but still faithfully executed in miniature. Due to the experimental nature of many of these recordings I apparently decided not to release them at … Continue reading Found Sounds

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Energy Shifts

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=creQm9_ztqw Originally titled "synth beat, kinda sick," this track layers seven recordings of percussion and tonal sounds produced by a simple patch on the Korg MS-20 Mini. I patched the synthesizer as a drum kit based roughly on the settings in this tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nH7iV3e8IHk   I used overdrive and two different tape delays, both from … Continue reading Energy Shifts

The American Spirit

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hdv9gAGryWs&t=19s This is an experiment in arpeggiation and transposition through the MIDI capabilities of the Korg MS-20 Mini and Logic Pro X, and incorporates reverb to emphasize the harmonic relationship between the chords being arpeggiated. I also used stereo delay to soften the sounds. Both effects help create harmonic overtones because the resonance of previously … Continue reading The American Spirit