5 Mind-Freeing Strategies Guaranteed to Generate Great Creative Ideas

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How do you generate great creative ideas when you're faced with the abject terror of the blank page?! Here are my tried-and-tested strategies for composing music and beyond. These are the methods of idea generation I've actually done. They all work. The order doesn't matter. Not a composer? They'll work great in any line of …

Composing for theatre is the same as composing for games: The Techniques (part 4) – Horizontal Resequencing

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This is the final part in a five part series on the similarities in challenges faced by composers of both games and theatre, and the similar evolution of their solutions. In the first post I talked about those challenges brought about by the live and interactive nature of theatre and games, respectively: timings change, and …