Dance Music Manual

Tools, Toys, and Techniques

Author: Rick Snoman

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 528

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So you want to learn the ins and outs of creating dance music and looking to improve your production? Then this book is just for you. No matter what genre you are interested in- trance, techno, garage, chill out, house or what tool you are working with- Abelton, Reason, Reaktor or Absynth, Snowman covers every aspect of dance music production- from sound design, compression and effects to mixing and mastering to help you improve your music. No matter what you level of experience the Dance Music Manual is packed with sound advice, techniques and practical tips to help you achieve professional results. The CD provides demo tracks showing what can be achieved when applying the advice contained in the book, including examples of the quality difference before and after mixing and mastering. The CD also contains free software demos for you to download. For even more advice and resources, check out the book's official website www.dancemusicproduction.com

The Dance Music Manual

Tools, Toys and Techniques

Author: Rick Snoman

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN:

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 528

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Whatever your level of experience, The Dance Music Manual is packed with sound advice, techniques and practical examples to help you achieve professional results. Written by a professional producer and remixer, the book is organised into three accessible sections: Technology and theory If you're relatively new to the technology and theory behind today's dance music, Rick Snoman discusses the basics of MIDI, synthesis and sampling, as well as music theory, effects, compression, microphone techniques and sound design. Dance genres This section covers techniques for producing different musical styles, including Trance, Trip Hop, Rap and House. Snoman takes a close look at the general programming principles behind drum loops, basses and leads for each genre, in addition to the programming and effects used to create the sounds. Mixing and promotion Snoman guides you through the art of mixing, mastering, remixing, pressing and publishing your latest masterpiece. This includes a look at how record companies operate, copyrighting your material, pressing your own records and the costs involved. Finally, guest contributors offer essential advice on DJ'ing and how to create your own website to promote your music. The CD provides demo tracks showing what can be achieved when applying the advice contained in the book, including examples of the quality difference before and after mixing and mastering. The CD also contains free software demos for you to download. For even more advice and resources, check out the book's official website www.dancemusicproduction.com

Dance Music Manual: Tools. Toys and Techniques

Author: Yeoman

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Page: 528

View: 254

So you want to learn the ins and outs of creating dance music and looking to improve your production? Then this book is just for you. No matter what genre you are interested in- trance, techno, garage, chill out, house or what tool you are working with- A.

Makerspace Sound and Music Projects for All Ages

Author: Isaac W. Glendening

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

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Category: Education

Page: 192

View: 943

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Dream up and build your own sound and music projects—no experience necessary! This easy-to-follow guide shows, step-by-step, how to work with sound generation, recording, editing, and distribution tools. Co-written by a professional audio engineer and a dedicated maker-librarian, Makerspace Sound and Music Projects for All Ages gets you started designing, programming, and assembling fun music and audio creations right away. The book features dozens of DIY projects complete with parts lists, start-to-finish instructions, and full-color illustrations that guarantee success. You will explore the latest inexpensive—or free!—audio software for Windows, Apple, iOS, and Android devices. •Work with free and low-cost music apps and programs•Build unique musical instruments from household items•Choose a microphone that fits your needs and budget•Learn about DAWs and audio recording and editing applications•Start making sound with littleBits, Scratch, and MakeyMakey•Create killer drum beats and melodic sequences using micro:Bit•Record your music and use cutting-edge analog and digital effects•Add sound to your robotics, e-textile, 3-D printing, and wearable gadgets•Upload your audio creations to SoundCloud, YouTube, and iTunes

The Electronic Music Scene

The Stars, the Fans, the Music

Author: Jessica Cohn

Publisher: Enslow Publishing, LLC

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 848

"Read about the music, stars, clothes, contracts, and world of electronic music"--Provided by publisher.

Modern Recording Techniques

Author: David Miles Huber

Publisher: Taylor & Francis US

ISBN:

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 502

View: 732

Covering all aspects of Web audio, MP3, streaming, compression, and more, this bestselling title addresses the rapidly growing market of project studio recording, the large base of home music production using multitrack, hard-disk, and MIDI technologies. 200 photos.

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