A last-minute desperate attempt to entice students to join my music club worked last year for the spring 2015 semester:
One year later (March 2016) I hope it works again. Running this club has I think been the highlight of my time at SMU to date. It’s a wonderful opportunity to share my love of music with students. Last semester we performed “I’m Yours” by Jason Mranz. Great song, but our version was terrible. We had a lot of fun, but the result isn’t something I can share 😉
Just me and my two other musical selves playing around with some sample pages from the soon-to-be-released Battlestar Galactica Piano Book. I don’t think I’ll ever get tired of making videos like this….
I created this video as part of a Consumer Behaviour team presentation about product branding and product personality. I really like how this video turned out, and I think the music goes incredibly well with the images. The music is a piece composer Bear McCreary wrote for the first season of Battlestar Galactica. It is very aptly named “Battlestar Muzactica”. I created the flying text in the introduction with a fantastic and very cheap piece of software called Bluff Titler.
I certainly had fun putting this together, but have to admit it almost ended in disaster when my iPod flew out of hand at 3:18. That was not in the script, nor was it improvised; it was simply a frak-up: