Thesis Project:

For my thesis project, I created music for short videos. The videos I chose were student projects in one of my other classes. Of all the music-themed stuff I’ve created so far in college, this was definitely my favorite since I had a chance to do what I love most (and have it qualify as homework).

About Me:

I am Sydney Crocker, and my major is Media and Communications with a concentration in Screen Media. I’m a junior and I will graduate next year, in Spring 2022. A large part of my time at Arcadia has been spent either analyzing music, creating music, or procrastinating on any of the above assignments by going to play the school pianos.

Sydney Crocker – Blog #5: Reflection

Sydney Crocker – Blog #5: Reflection

As my creative thesis project this semester, I have composed music for student videos using an electric piano on campus. I have grown a lot musically through this project since I hadn’t created music for any student videos before. Each composition taught me how to...

Sydney Crocker – Blog #4

Sydney Crocker – Blog #4

For this project, I created music for another student-produced Covid dream video. This video, which was filmed by one student with a voiceover from another student, was centered around the idea of magic. I used this theme to create music that sounded “mystical” to me....