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10 Great Online Music Production Courses and Schools

10 Great Online Music Production Courses and Schools

The process of learning and evolving never stops, no matter what level you are at. Check out this list of great music production courses and schools to take your skills to the next level. Understanding the creative process of developing music requires not only a passion but also a certain level of expertise, skill, ...

The 8 Best Books for Music Producers

The 8 Best Books for Music Producers

Music producers require a lot of knowledge in many different areas. Take your skills to the next level with some of the best books on music production. These books cover topics such as: Mixing and processing audio Music theory Improving your Creative Flow and Finishing Songs Recording techniques ...

30 Great Keyboard Shortcuts for Ableton Live 10

30 Great Keyboard Shortcuts for Ableton Live 10

Ableton Live 10 is an incredibly versatile digital audio workstation (DAW). Keyboard shortcuts can help you speed up your workflow, so you can focus on making great music. These keyboard shortcuts include actions such as: Navigating around the DAW Editing and manipulating clips across all tracks in one ...

MP3 to MIDI: Easy Guide, Best Tools, How it Works

MP3 to MIDI: Easy Guide, Best Tools, How it Works

Looking to quickly convert an audio file to MIDI? (This can be anything from MP3, WAV, AAC, WMA, AIFF, FLAC) We talk through the best online converters and free tools to use. We also tell you how to convert mp3 to MIDI in Logic Pro, Ableton Live, and FL Studio. Despite being around for decades, MIDI protocol is still ...

How to Record Karaoke (Phone, PC, or Mac)

How to Record Karaoke (Phone, PC, or Mac)

Recording Karaoke is a lot easier than you might think. In this article, we take you through some easy options using either your Phone, PC, or Mac. Karaoke has become a widespread form of entertainment in the world. Whether you sing on a karaoke machine in the bar or you want to upload yourself singing online, ...

How Auto-tune Changed Music

How Auto-tune Changed Music

Just a couple of decades ago, singers needed to sing in tune: there was no way of adjusting the pitch in post-production. Singers either had to record once again an imperfect note or accept the imperfection as part of the recording. In 1997, Antares Audio Technologies released a revolutionary audio processor that ...

How to Convert MIDI to Sheet Music

How to Convert MIDI to Sheet Music

Thinking about automatically converting MIDI tracks to sheet music? There are a variety of great options to choose from. If you were wondering which software you can use to do this properly, we have created a list of the best software and online services you can use to get the work done. With these babies, you ...

8 Great Music Theory and Ear Training Apps

8 Great Music Theory and Ear Training Apps

Did you know you can learn a lot about Music Theory just by using an app on your phone? Did you know you can learn to recognize differences in relative pitch just by playing quizzes and games on your iPad? There are hundreds of Music Theory and Ear Training apps available for both Android and iOS. They all claim ...

The 6 Best Mixing Books to Get a Professional Sound

The 6 Best Mixing Books to Get a Professional Sound

Mixing music is a fine balance between theory and art. You need to understand the fundamentals to take control of your sound. Reading some books on the subject is a great way to get started. The mix standard of commercial releases is now at a very high level. If you want tracks to compete and stand out against ...

10 Great Books for Songwriters

10 Great Books for Songwriters

You only need to scroll your social media feed to see how many people out there are willing to sell you their incredible formula for success. A formula that often comes at a high price and that almost always reveals itself as a mere commonplace piece of advice you already heard either from your friend or your mother ...

10 Tips to Help You Finish Your Tracks

10 Tips to Help You Finish Your Tracks

Finishing tracks is one of the most talked about topics for music producers. It's easy to put together a few bars, but turning that into a captivating full track can sometimes seem like an impossible task. Here are a few tips that will help you on your way to finishing tracks faster: 1) Stop looking for absolute ...

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