Computer Music tips & tutorials

  • Choosing Plug-ins for Your Digital Audio Workstation
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    Choosing Plug-ins for Your Digital Audio Workstation

    02/07/10 in Audio Plug-ins

    IntroductionHere is a tutorial designed to give beginning DAW (digital audio workstation) users some ideas about what plug-ins are out there and some ways you can go about choosing the right plug-ins for you...

  • A Quick Guide to Automation In Pro Tools
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    A Quick Guide to Automation In Pro Tools

    01/24/10 in Digidesign Pro Tools 7

    IntroductionHere's a tutorial to help outline the basics of automation in Pro Tools.  This is made for those who are just getting started with learning everything that Pro Tools has to offer. Step 1

  • Choosing a Digital Audio Sequencer
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    Choosing a Digital Audio Sequencer

    01/23/10 in Computer Music

    IntroductionIn this tutorial, I'll go through some methods and ideas for those who are having trouble choosing a digital audio sequencer/work space.  I'll outline some of the basics that go along with this decision and go …

  • Pro Tools Keyboard Shortcuts For Mac
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    Pro Tools Keyboard Shortcuts For Mac

    01/11/10 in Digidesign Pro Tools 7

    IntroductionHere's a tutorial to help you outline all of the keyboard shortcuts associated with Pro Tools for Mac... Step 1

  • Tips & Ideas for Working With Dynamic Processors
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    Tips & Ideas for Working With Dynamic Processors

    09/07/09 in Teletronix LA-2A

    IntroductionThis tutorial will give you some helpful tips and hints about what compressors and other dynamic processors will do and what all of the parameters will do for you.  This is aimed at begineers as those who alrea…

  • Using Elastic Audio in Pro Tools
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    Using Elastic Audio in Pro Tools

    07/22/09 in Digidesign Pro Tools LE 7.4.2

    IntroductionThis tutorial will give you a brief run down of how to use elastic audio in Pro Tools 7.4.  This is the first version of Pro Tools that elastic audio is available in and it really sounds great and is really eas…

  • Adding Drum Samples in Pro Tools to an Acoustic Drum Performance
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    Adding Drum Samples in Pro Tools to an Acoustic Drum Pe…

    06/22/09 in Digidesign Pro Tools 7

    IntroductionThis tutorial will show you how to add prerecorded drum samples to your acoustic drum performance in Pro Tools LE and HD.  This is useful in the event that lets say you record a drum kit, but aren't all that ha…

  • Personalizing your Drum Kit in Addictive Drums
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    Personalizing your Drum Kit in Addictive Drums

    06/30/08 in XLN Audio Addictive Drums

    IntroductionWith Addictive Drums you can personalize many details of your Drum Kit, from drum elements to effects etc... In this tutorial we'll be dealing with modifying the individual pieces of the drums kit. This way y…

  • Using the Dual-Tone Capabilities of the TonePort (UX1/UX2/UX8)
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    Using the Dual-Tone Capabilities of the TonePort (UX1/U…

    06/30/08 in Line 6 TonePort UX1

    IntroductionOne of the coolest features of the POD X3 family of processors is its "Dual-Tone" capabilies. In a nutshell, Dual-Tone mode provides you with the ability to run your guitar through two chains (amp/ca…

  • No more searching through Drum Loops thanks to Addictive Drums!
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    No more searching through Drum Loops thanks to Addictiv…

    06/29/08 in XLN Audio Addictive Drums

    IntroductionHey Songwriters!...are you sick and tired of spending a lot of time sorting through worthless drum loops that aren't tailor made to fit your songs? With Addictive Drums, you can sync it to the tempo of your son…