Music is an art form

If you are interested in the appreciation or study of creative expression through music, including performance, music technology, technique, new composition and various genres and styles, then you are in the right place.

A recent study from the University of California found that music trains the brain for higher forms of thinking. We have found this to be true. Music is about learning and experiencing the world around us, and there is always, much more, to discover.

Here we are interested in:

A basic understanding of MIDI and its use in creating music

Learning how to use software-based synthesizers

Finding out about the basic technological terms used in music technology

Understanding and getting to grips with the multi-tumbrel synthesizer

Learning how to use computers in creating and composing music

Understanding the latest music technologies and software programs

Discovering pre-recorded Audio-Loops and where and when to use them

Exploring world music and the full gambit of new and old genres, styles and performances

Finding new bands, and new places to hear them

Musical Technologies