Childhood is a promise that is never kept
If you are making music for other people, you will have to be aware of how people relate to it.
People don't have fun making music all the time.
The more I do in my life, the more I can write music about new experiences.
Music is an art form too. Sometimes other forms of art can be inspiring to the musician.
Music is an art form. It is a way to wordlessly communicate.
Hooks need to be predictable and not predictable at the same time.
Sometimes just getting out of the house and doing something you haven't done in a long time (or never done!) can open up the doors to musical inspiration.
I have come up with very creative ideas that really didn't work with the song I was currently composing.
Music is about textures as well as melody.
The most important thing is that you like the music.
Minds are like flowers. If you let it sit there without soaking anything up, it will dry up.
If our main goal is to connect emotionally, we should want to have as many tools as we possibly can to achieve that goal. The more abilities that we have, the more choices we can make musically.
Sometimes I will click on a random sequence of notes- not to actually use it in a song, but to see if I can find maybe a simple pattern that I can build off of.
The human voice sounds thicker with a chorus and reverb than a dry signal.