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