Whenever I check out the forum on AG Community, I tend to gravitate towards the forums on playing the guitar - technique. I even just added a reply to a discussion I started that focused on…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by william david richards Jun 9, 2011.
I've been focusing on getting rid of as much unnecessary movement and tension as possible lately. Mainly working on the a finger in the right hand and the ring and pinky finger in the left. It…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by David Youngman Jun 1, 2011.
Just curious what some of you guys use for recording. What microphones? Microphone placement? Do you plug in directly? I'm getting ready to record my second album and thought I'd gather some…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Stephen Boyke Aug 4, 2011.
I was told in college while studying music not to get married if I want to be a musician. I was also told that if you do get married, don't have kids. Well I got married and now have two sons and…Continue
Started Feb 19, 2011
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Posted on February 1, 2012 at 3:06pm
So I started working on my new album. I'm calling it "Alive". I started writing and arranging pieces for it over two years ago. I've got my new home studio built and set up. I've already started working on the first piece.
I've always wondered what the recording process of some of my favorite musicians was like or any behind the scenes videos of how they do things. I get really excited when I see a video like Pat Metheny talking about how he uses the Bose L1 system or…Continue
Posted on June 10, 2011 at 4:30am
About a month ago I performed my latest composition in an Easter service. I started the project this last winter and was trying to depict an accurate story of Jesus' life through instrumental guitar and a slideshow presentation that included images and scripture. As I worked on the piece, the meaning of Jesus' life, death, and coming back to life took on a whole new depth for me. The piece became so powerful that it was difficult to practice. The music would take my mind to such new and…Continue
Posted on May 22, 2011 at 7:55am
This is something new to me. Building a computer that is. I've considered it for years and have gradually collected information. I've only just received all the parts and have still yet to put it together. I'll be posting more about it once I complete the project on my website blog. www.davidyoungmanmusic.com/blog
It all started when my original computer wasn't recognizing the hard drive. I could have tried to setup…Continue
Posted on April 21, 2011 at 12:19pm