This is an EP I composed in conjunction with teaching a course on Electronic Music Production, January 2014. I did the homework assignments with the students.
released January 24, 2014
Loops, MIDI, samples, performance: Ryan Mackey
All tracks were performed live in Ableton Live 9 with an Akai APC40.
Recorded at Ryan’s office in the CCM Center, Central Christian College, McPherson, KS.
Thanks to: Allison; Jake, Brett; Dr. Favara; Dr. Foley, Dr. Sternfeld-Dunn; my Electronic Music Production students (Andrew, Jason, Austin, Jacob, Aaron, Alan, Colby, Riak); French Press Community; Noffy; CutterJ the Absurdist, CLEME, Keeper; the music I listened to during this Interterm (Flying Lotus, Jon Hopkins, Imogen Heap, Tim Exile, Beardyman, Mason Bates, Daft Punk, Pretty Lights, Pentatonix, Josh Garrels, ill.Gates, Dan Deacon, Machinedrum, Gotye, Mount Kimbie, Public Service Broadcasting, Monolake, Four Tet, Forss, Thavius Beck); all who came to the EMP final recital!
© 2014, Ryan Mackey.
(electronic music for the soul…)
(it’s never too early to rave…)
[collar] + [controller] + [community] + [coffee] = synaxis