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Making 10 songs in 10 days

June 1, 2018

In the interest of rapid learning and actually finishing some songs, I created one new song a day for ten days. Here’s how the experiment turned out.

Rearrangement-Based Parody and Hilarity

June 1, 2018

Some podcast fans can’t help but make mischief using their favorite shows. After seeing one such parody of Sam Harris’s podcast, I made my own and gave some thought to how such parodies work in general.

Song Visualization: Working at Perfekt

March 1, 2016

Can you study a song’s structure without ever hearing it? Indeed you can. By using different methods to visualize the audio in a song, one can see not only which sections are quiet or loud, but also differentiate between the sonic textures in different sections.