New music release: “Gallery of Harmonies: Vol. 6”

This announcement is going to be a little less ceremonious than usual as far as my music releases are concerned, but I wanted to let you know that I just put out a new Gallery of Harmonies album, appropriately titled Gallery of Harmonies: Vol. 6 - 2019-2020. The latest entry in my ongoing series of … Continue reading New music release: “Gallery of Harmonies: Vol. 6”

Progress update on The Fall

Since I just finished up a new track for The Santtu Pesonen Project's upcoming album The Fall today, and it's been a while since I wrote any updates, I figured I'd do one now regarding the status of said project. Basically, the track I finished for The Fall today was the 4th out of 7, … Continue reading Progress update on The Fall

Mini-lesson: adding extra bass to your bass

Here we are with another mini-lesson, this time detailing a music poduction technique that I utilized on Gallery of Harmonies: Vol. 5. This technique will (hopefully) make the bassline in your track sound slightly more substantial. The first thing to do is "doubling" your bassline - if it's in MIDI, this is easily done by … Continue reading Mini-lesson: adding extra bass to your bass

Mini-lesson: Tip on counting polyrhythms

One of the most interesting musical concepts - at least to me personally - is the polyrhythm, perhaps because of its strongly mathematical nature. Now mathematics was never my strong suit, although the fact that I had a decent understanding of odd time signatures from a fairly young age may indicate otherwise. Anyway, in today's … Continue reading Mini-lesson: Tip on counting polyrhythms