November 22, 2019 music

If you’re a Splice user, you can choose an 808 sample from their library, or just generate your own and drag it into a sampler (not a drum rack!) of your choosing. Most samplers will automatically start resampling the sound so that its pitch is adjusted as you play it in. We look at Ligeti’s famous composition in order to decide how much, or how little, the use of music’s foundational parameters really matter in composing. (more…)