My new website for certified training in Steinberg's Cubase and Dorico is now live. Go to and see what I can do to help you get started or improve your knowledge in using these amazing programs for Recording and Music Notation as used by many great artists and composers including Hans Zimmer, Alan Silvestri, … Continue reading Introducing

The Parting Glass

In memory of my Father Rowland Blennerhassett, a true Gentleman. This short music video is in memory of my late Father Rowland Blennerhassett from Sligo, who used to tell me a story as a child about our ancestor Harman Blennerhassett, a member of the United Irishmen who fled from Ireland after the failed 1798 rebellion … Continue reading The Parting Glass

A matter of choice and changing tastes

If I was asked twenty years ago to pick two musical artists' music to take with me to a desert island or some other inaccessible place (assuming there would be a means of playing the music), I probably would have said King Crimson or Led Zeppelin! Nowadays, after spending years listening to music whilst driving … Continue reading A matter of choice and changing tastes

Humphrey Smellington Smythe tours the Emerald Isle in search of the best coffee shop!

Part 1 The BOOK MARKet 11 Market St, Townparks, Kells, Co. Meath, A82 YR84 (046) 924 1650 The start of my search for the best coffee shop starts here in the lovely town of Kells, Co. Meath and I have to say that I'm extremely impressed with this little gem. Not alone does it … Continue reading Humphrey Smellington Smythe tours the Emerald Isle in search of the best coffee shop!

Creative DJ wanted!

Here's the thing, I'm on the hunt for a really creative DJ to work with me on a cool project of mine. The only thing I would ask is that you use Cubase pro to make it easier for us to collaborate. So if you're interested in finding out more send me a message, I'm … Continue reading Creative DJ wanted!