Learn to DJ with Ableton Live, possibly the most powerful, user-friendly studio quality DJ software on the planet. Ableton Live lines your music up for you freeing up your time to play with live studio quality effects and remix on the fly. Available for instant download this package includes a 5000 word illustrated PDF DJ Manual, and over 105 minutes of video including a 20 min video dedicated to mastering manual warping of music in ableton live. Plus another video explaining how to use the new warping engine in ableton live 8! The course covers:
Basic Areas: different ways to integrate Ableton Live with your other DJ equipment and instruments, understanding time codes and musical structure, understanding auto warp and how to over ride it, loading full tracks, loop sequencer tricks, on the fly loop remixing, ALL the different ways you can mix with Ableton Live, mixing with scenes, cutting loops in a wave editor, advantages of using loops files and full tracks, hotkeys, EQing, EQ tricks and more.
Recording & Promoting: recording within ableton, setting up to record mixes using external devices, the basic principles of recording, how to avoid distortion, recording on computers, Using WAV editor software suites, compressing recordings to share, how to promote yourself and begin a career, advice on booking agents, how to set up and promote your own event.
Advanced Areas: how to warp music in ableton manually (all versions before ableton live 8), how to warp tracks in ableton live 8 using its new warping engine, using acapellas and other samples to customise your mix, using ableton's instruments in your mixes, music selection, set development, integrating midi controllers & effects units.