MUSIC
Guitar Tone: Pursuing the Ultimate Guitar Sound
"Great tone" is a combination of many things–electronic, acoustic, musical, physical, emotional, and cerebral. Each player assembles and manipulates those components into a special blend, creating his own unique sonic stew. So how do we get great tone? The answer for most of us is a lifetime of pursuit that is at once equal parts joyous and frustrating, but always rewarding. A big part of succeeding in that pursuit is having an understanding of what goes into making great tone.

Pro Tools 101: An Introduction to Pro Tools 11
PRO TOOLS 101 AN INTRODUCTION TO PRO TOOLS 11 takes a comprehensive approach to learning the fundamentals of Pro Tools systems. Now updated for Pro Tools 11 software, this new edition from the definitive authority on Pro Tools covers everything you need to know to complete a Pro Tools project. Learn to build sessions that include multitrack recordings of live instruments, MIDI sequences, and virtual instruments. Through hands-on tutorials, develop essential techniques for recording, editing, and mixing. The included DVD-ROM provides media files and Pro Tools sessions to accompany the exercises and projects in the text. PRO TOOLS 101 AN INTRODUCTION TO PRO TOOLS 11 is the first of two courses designed to prepare users for the Avid Pro Tools 11 Certified User exam. The second course, Pro Tools 110: Pro Tools Production I, is available exclusively through Avid Learning Partners.

Using Logic Pro Synthesizers
Using Logic Pro's Synthesizers explores the synthesizers included in Apple's best-selling music composition program, Apple Logic Pro 8. No other book focuses exclusively on the software instruments of Logic Pro. The book explains what each synthesizer sounds like, how it operates, and how to achieve the sonic results you want. It picks up where the user manual leaves off, giving users practical, sound-oriented advice on how to get the most out of each instrument.

Academy.FM How To Network With DJ’s and Artists PDF
How To Network With DJ’s & Artists

Understanding how to network is crucial in developing your personal network of producers and DJs. In this video, Shanahan introduces the course and explains what he’ll be covering, and touches upon the basics of networking.

Cengage - Recording Drums 2014 Retail eBook-BitBook
Recording great drum sounds is one of the most challenging tasks facing any drummer, audio engineer, or music producer. Capturing the variety, nuance, and excitement of the drum kit and other percussion instruments is part art, part science, and part creative experimentation--and there's a lot more to it than simply setting up a mic and hitting the Record button. 
Cengage - Scoring With Logic Pro 2013 Retail eBook-BitBook
Apple's Logic Pro is one of today's most popular digital audio workstations (DAW). Perhaps the most professional DAW on the market for composers, Logic can be used to compose anything from a symphony to a television jingle and includes complete tools for scoring, recording, and processing music and audio. Despite Logic's popularity as a composition tool, its Score Editor can be one of the application's most challenging features to master. Scoring with Logic Pro offers concise and easy-to-follow tutorials to guide the reader in inputting, formatting, and printing music notation using Logic Pro's Score Editor. Whether you're a beginner or a long-time Logic Pro user just getting into composition, you'll be scoring like the pros in no time.

Cengage Learning - Sibelius 7 Music Notation Essentials 2014 Retail eBook-BitBook
SIBELIUS 7 MUSIC NOTATION ESSENTIALS provides the most thorough introduction available to the fundamental operations of Sibelius 7 and lays the foundation for continuing studies at the more advanced levels. This book is built around five hands-on projects, including an introduction to the Sibelius 7 interface and basic editing operations; setting up a score and entering notes; importing MIDI, MusicXML, lyrics, and more; creating a worksheet; and scoring video. The learning method is tutorial-based, step-by-step, and visually compelling; the projects in the book are fully integrated with the accompanying tutorial videos and include many helpful screenshots and diagrams. On the companion website are 31 tutorial videos in which the author steps you through every key skill learned in each lesson. In addition, the accompanying CD provides you with all of the resources you need to complete the course in Sibelius, plus five extension projects. SIBELIUS 7 MUSIC NOTATION ESSENTIALS is the first crucial step in mastering Sibelius 7, the most popular music notation software in use today.

Cengage - Logic Pro X Power 2015 Retail eBook-BitBook
Logic Pro X Power!: The Comprehensive Guide LOGIC PRO X POWER!: THE COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE is a thoroughly updated edition of this popular guide to Apple Inc.'s flagship software for computer music production, Logic Pro X. The most complete guide to Logic Pro X available, this book is both an introduction and reference to Logic's essential features. All the issues and questions you're likely to encounter while making music with Logic are covered simply and thoroughly. In addition, you'll learn why Logic works the way it does-so instead of just reproducing steps mechanically, you'll understand what you're doing, leading you to true expertise and creativity with Logic Pro X. No matter where you are on the spectrum of Logic know-how, this is the book for you. If you're a beginner, you will benefit from the clear, step-by-step introductions to what Logic Pro X can do. More advanced users will find LOGIC PRO X POWER! an indispensable reference-the go-to resource covering all of the software's features and functions. Build your Logic Pro expertise with LOGIC PRO X POWER!: THE COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE.

Cengage Learning - Reason 6 Power 2012 Retail eBook-BitBook
The leading reference to Propellerhead's flagship virtual studio, Reason 6 Power! is an all-new edition, exploring and explaining the latest version of this popular, powerful music-making software. This book is the most thorough guide to Reason available, covering all the magic and fun that Reason is known for---from its synths, samplers, drums, and signal processors to its powerful and intuitive MIDI sequencer, audio recorder, and all the stunning new devices in Reason 6. If you're a beginner, you will benefit from the clear, step-by-step introductions to everything Reason can do. More advanced users will find this to be an indispensable reference---the go-to resource covering all of Reason's features and functions. Strengthen your Reason expertise with Reason 6 Power!

Beat Magazin - Dezember 2017

Wer nicht ewig mit Loops, digitalen Sounds und Samples arbeiten möchte, greift irgendwann einmal zum Mikrofon – und taucht damit ein in die faszinierende Welt der akustischen Klänge, Räume und Atmosphären. Im großen Spezial „Recording" zeigt Beat, wie man mit Mikrofonen Vocals, akustische Instrumente, Amps u.v.m. abnimmt und harmonisch in elektronische Tracks integriert.