Creative Composition & Arrangement
27 April 2021 Tuesday 5pm CET
2h live online lecture + question & answer session
After a successful webinar on Kick & Bass, Nik is back to share his knowledge on another project — Furious, famous for its unexpected sounds and arrangement twists. He will show the secrets behind Furious music, explaining the creative workflow of a fast psytrance track.
It is of fundamental importance during composition work to always find new ways to not get stuck inside your project and at the same time find a good workflow method.
Therefore, Nik will show creative methods of resampling and processing so that students can be inspired to always produce new material for their tracks in a creative and fun setting.
Having a good sound palette allows the electronic music composer to be able to experiment and flip the arrangement in a variety of useful ways reaching sometimes unforeseen results.
What is essential during the composition of a piece of music is not losing concentration and remaining excited to continue the work creatively. This requires commitment and a desire to learn new skills and possibilities with enthusiasm!
Topics that will be covered
- Getting creative on synthesis & resampling
- Composition free from any borders
- Questions and Answers
What you need
- — Laptop
- — Sound Card and headphones
- — Internet connection
Nikolai Golutvin aka Crazy Astronaut (how2make)
and Furious (Deja Vu, Vertigo, Insomnia)
Nikolai Golutvin — one of the brightest and most talented psychedelic artists from Russia that has released several albums: Not For Fame with Vertigo Records, Uncanny Beats with Insomnia Records, Supremacy with Technical Freaks Records and the Crazy Astronaut’s Renegade album by Osom Music. Also, Nikolai released a huge amount of tracks on the compilations on many leading psytrance labels worldwide.
Music by Furious gets the listener through a rollercoaster of emotions. He creates multifaceted stories, from deep and atmospheric to fast and powerful, always boosted by a unique psychedelic energy.