ICI/PRO Member Dennis Mellon introduced us to the concept of Harmonic Mixing our playlists. A technique used by many of the top DJ’s, Harmonic Mixing involves sequencing your music tracks in the same or a complimentary musical key, to avoid clashing Keys and harsh transitions. The net effect is to create a pleasing feel to the flow of your music, increase / decrease energy or craft in some emotional response.
This is post one in a multi-post series that will explain how to use and select music to compliment your class. As the series progresses, I will be sure to include the links to the previous posts so that the entire series can be found in the latest post. As an instructor, music can become the most challenging part of any indoor class; however it can be one of
I’m not embarrassed to say that I like country music. Country is a genre that many indoor cycling instructor avoid, but I embrace it. I get more complements about playing country music than any other genre. Country music IS popular and has a HUGE following. I live in Denver and a few weeks ago U2 was playing the Pepsi Center, a 20,000 seat venue and Luke Bryan was playing Mile
Have you ever felt the “Power of 3”? If you were to do a quick web search you would see that 3 is a very special number. It’s a favorite of storytellers; the three pigs, the the three blind mice, Goldilocks and the three bears and the Three Musketeers. It’s used in faith; the Father, Son and Holy Spirit as well as Mindy, Body, Spirit. You have the 3 olympic
I have been receiving an incredible amount of positive feedback about these progressive profiles, so I have decided to provide ICI/Pro members with two profiles per week starting in September. In order to keep it Simple and keep it Progressive I’m going to provide a profile every Wednesday that focuses on intervals that are @ or Above Threshold (Zones 4,5 and 6) and on Saturday or Sunday I’ll
With the rumors swirling of the imminent breakup of the Foo Fighters I decided to put together a mix of some of my favorite Foo Fighters songs. Walk by Foo Fighters Learn To Fly by Foo Fighters My Hero by Foo Fighters Non-Premium Members can listen and or purchase this mix at Legitmix Get more Dennis Mellon remixes at Legitmix Premium Members can download this mix for
Check out my latest Power of 3 Harmonically Mixed Music Videos Set. Non-Members can watch these 3 videos on YouTube Premium Members can watch and download this video for free by following the link below:
Attached to this post is a 65 minute harmonically mixed music set. All you need to do is “Play It and Forget It.” http://pro-contributors.s3.amazonaws.com/Dennis/Play_It_and_Forget_It_July_31_2016.mp3 Premium Members can download this new mix for FREE by following the links below.
The Power of 3 Mix. Wherever I Go – OneRepublic Treat You Better – Shawn Mendes Kill Em With Kindness – Selena Gomez Non-Members can listen to this mix by clicking on the “Play” icon below or purchase it by clicking “Buy” Get more Dennis Mellon remixes at Legitmix Premium Members can download this mix for free by following the links below:
The Power of 3 Mix. All of Me by John Legend Bird Set Free by Sia Touch Me by Avicii Get more Dennis Mellon remixes at Legitmix Premium Members can download this mix for free by following the links below:
The Power of 3 Mix. Cleopatra by The Lumineers Dark Necessities by Red Hot Chili Peppers Live Life by Zayde Wolfe Get more Dennis Mellon remixes at Legitmix Premium Members can download this mix for free by following the links below: