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A Different Kind of Workflow: Three Reasons to Traditionally Notate Your Game Music in Sibelius - Designing Music NOW. The Case Against Reality. As we go about our daily lives, we tend to assume that our perceptions — sights, sounds, textures, tastes — are an accurate portrayal of the real world.

The Case Against Reality

Sure, when we stop and think about it — or when we find ourselves fooled by a perceptual illusion — we realize with a jolt that what we perceive is never the world directly, but rather our brain’s best guess at what that world is like, a kind of internal simulation of an external reality. Still, we bank on the fact that our simulation is a reasonably decent one. If it wasn’t, wouldn’t evolution have weeded us out by now?

The true reality might be forever beyond our reach, but surely our senses give us at least an inkling of what it’s really like. Not so, says Donald D. Art Conductor Script for Logic Pro - Babylonwaves - Logic Pro MIDI Scripts for composers. Be Wary Software - Products - TransMIDIfier. TransMIDIfier provides convenient MIDI routing and virtual instrument patch switching and customization for the working musician.

Be Wary Software - Products - TransMIDIfier

TransMIDIfier works by functioning as a "middle man" between the sequencer and the sample player. TransMIDIfier reinterprets the incoming MIDI data in powerful ways before passing it along to the sample player. Key Features Switch among instrument patches from a single MIDI track via keyswitches or program changes, regardless of sample player.

Selectively combine multiple, arbitrary instrument patches from different manufacturers to create powerful new sounds. TransMIDIfier Introduction Video (on YouTube) Screen Shots Downloads Version 2.0.1 - October 20, 2013: Windows (8, 7 and XP, 32- and 64-bit): TransMIDIfier_2.0.1_Setup.exe Mac OS X Mountain Lion (10.8+): TransMIDIfier_2.0.1.zip Mac OS X Snow Leopard, Lion (10.6.8, 10.7.x): TransMIDIfier_2.0.1_SL.zipRelease Archive New in Version 2.0.1: Fixed bug causing improper saving & loading in Note Filter transform. Roundtable: Let’s Make a List. [Ed.

Roundtable: Let’s Make a List

Note: In the spirit of conversation and story sharing, we reached out to music makers and asked them to let us know what was on their minds when it came to cash and creativity and what lessons from their own careers they might share. Some answered questions we posed directly, others were inspired to take the topic somewhere else. Each provided something illuminating, and we hope you’ll jump in and share your own experiences in the comments. –MS] Alex Shapiro Okay, fellow note aligners: let’s talk about the nitty and the gritty when it comes to creating income from the music we compose. I’ll begin with this important, tone-setting manifesto: Our worth as composers is meaningful, whether or not our music generates income.

Too often when reading frank discussions about money, some composers who either by choice or circumstance do not garner much revenue from their music are left feeling as though their pieces don’t really…count. Pan Control: The Most Misunderstood Knob in Logic Pro - Logic Pro Expert. Edgar Rothermich Logic Pro X Tips.

Pan Control: The Most Misunderstood Knob in Logic Pro - Logic Pro Expert

Low-End Theory: Exploring Eight Common Bassline Styles - Attack Magazine. Episode 3: Mad Max String Theme - Studio Time with Junkie XL. Episode 3: Mad Max String Theme - Studio Time with Junkie XL. UK, France, Germany join UN to single out Israel as world's only violator of health rights. Swedish delegate joins UK, France, Germany and other EU states today in singling out Israel at the 2016 WHO world assembly GENEVA, May 25 — The UK, France, Germany and other EU states voted today for a UN resolution, co-sponsored by the Arab group of states and the Palestinian delegation, that singled out Israel at the annual assembly of the World Health Organization (WHO) as the only violator of “mental, physical and environmental health,” and commissioned a WHO delegation to investigate and report on “the health conditions in the occupied Palestinian territory” and in “the occupied Syrian Golan,” and to place it on the agenda again at next year’s meeting.

UK, France, Germany join UN to single out Israel as world's only violator of health rights

By contrast, the UN assembly did not address Syrian hospitals being bombed by Syrian and Russian warplanes, or millions of Yemenis denied access to food and water by the Saudi-led bombings and blockade, nor did it pass a resolution on any other country in the world. Palestinian and Syrian Submissions Iran and Syria Take the Floor. Cracked.com. Exploring the Secrets of Soothing Spaceship Sound. You can almost hear the ship just looking at it.

Exploring the Secrets of Soothing Spaceship Sound

(Photo: Property of Paramount Pictures/Screencap by Eric Grundhauser) You would think, with the decades of Star Trek film, movies, books, websites, conventions and holidays, there'd be nothing new for a fan to discover in the series. Professor raised under communism explains academics' love of socialism – and why they're wrong. The difference between ideas and facts is lost on leftist scholars Today Professor Florin Curta is a professor in medieval history and archaeology at the University of Florida, but his road to the sunny vistas of north-central Florida came by way of communist-controlled Romania, where growing up he grappled with empty grocery stores, power outages, and an oppressive government that discouraged creativity and free enterprise.

Professor raised under communism explains academics' love of socialism – and why they're wrong

Student protesters disrupt pro-Israel event - exit paths blocked, people 'feared for their safety' A pro-Israel movie screening at UC Irvine on Wednesday night prompted a massive protest by Students for Justice in Palestine, who blocked the exit paths, chanted “Long live the intifada,” and prompted attendees to fear for their safety and call campus police for assistance.

Student protesters disrupt pro-Israel event - exit paths blocked, people 'feared for their safety'

The event included a screening of “Beneath The Helmet,” a documentary about members of the Israel Defense Forces, as well as a panel session with Israelis who served. It was hosted by Students Supporting Israel at UCI as part of a weeklong series of Peace Week events. The Psychology of Jews Who Embrace Their Enemies - Op-Eds - Arutz Sheva.

“A number of Jews and Israelis embrace criticism coming from anti-Semites and extreme anti-Israelis.

The Psychology of Jews Who Embrace Their Enemies - Op-Eds - Arutz Sheva

They have many precursors in the lengthy history of the Jewish Diaspora.