Thursday, March 24, 2016

Upper Structure Triad No.1 (bVII of IIm7)

source: http://mdecks.com/ust.phtml

Understanding Upper Structure Triads.
In this video we take a look at the bVII major triad over the root of a minor chord to get a dorian voicing (sound)


Here's the link to a free PDF download with the sheet music for the exercise
http://mdecks.com/images/bviiofiim7.pdf

Check the entire method at
http://mdecks.com/ust.phtml

Sunday, March 20, 2016

The Last of Us - How to compose music for games & film (EXPLAINED)



source: http://mdecks.com/
In this video we explain the entire process on how to compose a game music theme based on a temp track from the game "The Last of Us"

Piano Cover of "The Last of Us" and new theme composed by
Ariel J. Ramos
http://arieljramos.com

You can download the piano sheet music for free in PDF format at
http://mdecks.com/images/notthelastofus.pdf

We analyze the harmony using mapping tonal harmony pro
http://mdecks.com

Sunday, March 13, 2016

The Last of Us - How to compose music for games & film



source: http://mdecks.com/
In this video we compose a game music theme based on a temp track from the game "The Last of Us"

Piano Cover of "The Last of Us" and new theme composed by
Ariel J. Ramos
http://arieljramos.com

You can download the piano sheet music for free in PDF format at
http://mdecks.com/images/notthelastofus.pdf