Category Archives: Tipps and Tricks

How to enhance your songwriting by studying good story writing

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Recently I’ve watched the Hans Zimmer Masterclass on Masterclass.com. As a composer and someone who has been following Zimmer’s work for a long time I was very interested to hear what he had to say. One of the biggest take aways I got was the idea that “story is king”. Following the story of the […]

A great exercise to develop your ears

There are so many things to learn and to practice when making music: Learning your instrument(s), learning to read sheet music, developing a good sense for rhythm, understanding theory and harmony, developing your voice, practising scales etc. etc… One aspect that often gets overlooked though are your ears. I’m definitely guilty of this and so […]