Hey Composers!I am going to be a sophomore at Brown University next year and I am thinking about studying abroad my junior year or over the summer. Anyone know of any good programs, specifically for composing? I have heard there is a great performance program at the Royal Danish Conservatory in Copenhagen.Thanks in advance!-Ryan GourleySee More
"Ryan, Since you clearly have a good sense of what makes for good film music, I wonder if you could share some of your tips with our community of composers. I have shared a blog post with tips from some well known filmmakers. Could…"
"Ryan, I really dig the way you have used music so effectively and so sparingly. Especially, the scene around 12:00. It has a mystery and appeal to it. And it seems like this scene is one of the most important in the film…"
Singer-songwriters, guitarists, pianists, and artists of other musical styles, connect together here about creating songs, writing lyrics, jamming, performing and more. You are encouraged to:Share your original songsListen to songs by other group membersRequest and give feedbackSee More
"Hey Ryan! Thanks for your friend request! The videos you have uploaded are great, and a wonderful showcase of your musical works. I see you're interested in the neuroscience of music and music psychology? are you studying that at school? i have…"
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Tom C Clark High School, Men Without Shoes (Ensemble)
My style(s) of music:
Blues, Choral, Classical, Electronic, Experimental, Film, Folk, Funk, Heavy Metal, Jazz, Latin, Rock
I am interested in:
Composing / Arranging / Songwriting, Conducting, DJing, Ethnomusicology, Film Scoring / Soundtracks, Making Music Videos, Music History, Music Theory, Performing, Recording / Producing / Engineering, Writing Lyrics
My musical instrument(s):
Drum Set, Electric Bass, Guitar, Laptop, Piano / keyboard, Percussion, Timpani, Turntable, Vibraphone
My other musical interests, styles, and instruments are:
The neuroscience of music, musical psychology, cochlear implant development, acoustics, the science of music. House, trance, dirty dutch, glitch-hop, dubstep, chillstep, alternative musical styles.
My favorite artists, influences, and inspirations are:
Charles Limb (Scientific Researcher/Musician), Sir Ken Robinson (Education Activist), Sarah Kay (Poet), Robert Frost (Poet) Debussy, Rachmaninoff, Samuel Barber, Eric Whitacre, Tool (band), Andrew Bird, Iron and Wine (band), Bon Iver, Drum Corps International.
More about me:
I have been composing since I was 10 years old, experimenting with music from a scientific aspect. As a percussionist, odd time signatures and strange timbres interest me. I have composed music for short films and various ensembles. My dream is to one day win an oscar and also write music for Drum Corps International.
Hey Ryan! Thanks for your friend request! The videos you have uploaded are great, and a wonderful showcase of your musical works. I see you're interested in the neuroscience of music and music psychology? are you studying that at school? i have some background on it. it's a fascinating topic!
Hey Ryan. Did you compose the music for that short film? If so, you should write a blog about it and share with the Composing group. I'm looking forward to watching it when I've got some time to kick back.
I'm afraid your audio tracks didn't work. Try re-uploading those mp3's, and let me know when you're up and running. Thanks.