I've always wished that I was a musician, I love music. When I was young, my parents even paid for piano lessons, although I gave that up shortly after. Back then I saw it as tedious, and I never saw any real improvement.
I'm hoping to change direction. I seem to always have a tune inside my head and it needs to get out!
I recently bought a new computer powerful enough to run some pretty amazing software synthesizers, so I've started composing some music. Here's a pretty basic one I wrote today:
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It's pretty ambient. This is for two reasons:
- I actually like ambient music, eg. Harold Budd or The Dead Texan.
- It's got a low barrier to entry, nice long whole notes. :)