Author Archives: Tom Snively

I am a freelance composer and compose and record music in my home studio. I record electronic music such as new age, video game, dance and trance and non-electronic music such as smooth jazz, rock and classical music. Contact me for the following: Commission me to write and/or record your song for you. License one of my songs for your use. Have me record a saxophone part for your song.

028 MMOM – Molecular Music Box

In this episode, I talk about Molecular Music Box, a music app that I wrote that creates algorithmic solo piano music, and two songs that I composed using the app. I started by talking about my entry for the August 2014 Ludum Dare. I worked by myself but used clip art from MyCuteGraphics.com, so it […]

9 D 1 1/2 – by Tom Snively

This is a song for solo piano written by the Molecular Music Box app. For more information, please see Episode 28. Right-click the “Download” link above to save this to your computer.

8 C 14 1/2 – by Tom Snively

This is a song for solo piano written by the Molecular Music Box app. For more information, please see Episode 28. Right-click the “Download” link above to save this to your computer.

027 MMOM-RPSwipe

In this episode, I talk about RPSwipe, a mobile game available now for iOS and Android, and the song and sounds I made for the game. RPSwipe is a mobile game written by Amidos, an Egyptian game developer Ahmed Khalifa. It is inspired by the games Threes! and 2048, and uses the rules from Rock, Paper, […]

RPSwipe OST – by Tom Snively

This is the soundtrack to the mobile game RPSwipe available now for iOS and Android. To download a high-quality version, see my Bandcamp page. Click here for info on RPSwipe. For more information, please see Episode 27. Right-click the “Download” link above to save this to your computer.

026 MMOM-IndieQuilt Clips

In this episode, I talk about Indie Quilt, an online game jam for charity, and about 15 30-second songs I wrote to be used in the game. My album, Major 7ths and Minor 9ths is available on Bandcamp at tomsnively.bandcamp.com. You can listen to the whole album for free. To download it, click “Buy now, pay […]

IndieQuilt Samples

This is a collection of six 30-ish-second samples available for the Indie Quilt project. For the full playlist of all available clips, please see the SoundCloud playlist. For more information, please see Episode 26. Right-click the “Download” link above to save this to your computer.

025 Making My Own Music – I Love Pivvot

In this episode, I talk about a video game, Match Em that I designed, developed and published. I talk about my debut album, Major 7ths and Minor 9ths that I released on Bandcamp. I talk about how I put together and mastered the album. I also talk about my song “I Love Pivvot.” In May […]

I Love Pivvot – by Tom Snively

This is a video game song inspired by Whitaker Trabella’s “Voyage” song from the Pivvot soundtrack. It is from the album “Major 7ths and Minor 9ths” available for download at Bandcamp.com. For more information, please see Episode 25. Right-click the “Download” link above to save this to your computer.

024 Making My Own Music – Voyage (Pivvot OST)

In this episode, I interviewed Whitaker Trebella, a video game composer and game designer in Chicago. We talked about his song Voyage from his game Pivvot. Pivvot is available on iOS and Android, and will be available soon on Windows, Mac and Linux on Steam. In my interview with Whitaker Trebella, we talked about the […]