MPE MIDI Controllers: The Future of Electronic Music

As any electronic musician who has tried to recreate a natural sounding acoustic instrument will tell you, expressiveness has historically been lacking. In many cases, this also applies to electronic sound design prior to applying automation. This is true of the highest quality sampled acoustic instrument as well as many types of synthesizers. But that [...]

What Does Ambient Music Mean?

Ambient music is a genre of music that was formally defined in the 1970s but has its roots dating back to the late 19th century. The termed is used to describe recorded atmospheric music is which intended to blend with the noises of the listener's physical environment. An Impressionist History of Ambient Music Ambient music [...]