Digital Audio Workstation Software: Ableton Live, Acid Pro, Adobe Audition, Ardour (Software), Audiodesk, Audio Sequencer, Cakewalk Sonar, Cheetah Mar

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Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Steinberg Cubase, Reason, Pro Tools, Digital Audio Workstation, Ableton Live, Garageband, Soundscape Digital Technology, Logic Pro, Ardour, Digital Performer, Fl Studio, Tracktion, Reaper, Renoise, Cakewalk Sonar, Air Users Blog, Magix Samplitude, Acid Pro, Rosegarden, Orion Platinum, Adobe Audition, Lmms, Harrison Mixbus, Magix...

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Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Steinberg Cubase, Reason, Pro Tools, Digital Audio Workstation, Ableton Live, Garageband, Soundscape Digital Technology, Logic Pro, Ardour, Digital Performer, Fl Studio, Tracktion, Reaper, Renoise, Cakewalk Sonar, Air Users Blog, Magix Samplitude, Acid Pro, Rosegarden, Orion Platinum, Adobe Audition, Lmms, Harrison Mixbus, Magix Sequoia, N-Track Studio, Sounddroid, Zynewave Podium, Steinberg Nuendo, Sound Tools, Pro-24. Excerpt: Developer(s) : Sony Creative Software Sony ACID Pro is a professional digital audio workstation (DAW) software program. It was originally called "ACID pH1" and published by Sonic Foundry , but is now developed and sold by Sony Creative Software . When it was first launched in 1998 as a loop -based music sequencer , Acid Pro was the first-ever automatic audio loop-based music software of its kind, where someone could simply drag-and-drop an Acid loop file (for example a drum or bass loop) onto a track in Acid, and that loop would automatically adjust itself to the tempo and key of the song, with virtually no sonic degradation. Due to this breakthrough, ACID became very popular with composers, producers, and DJs in the late 1990s and early 2000s, interested in quickly creating beats, music textures, or even complete compositions and orchestrations, that would work with virtually any tempo or key signature, and these loops would adjust automatically. To be able to do this, Sony's Acid Pro uses specially prepared or "Acidized" music wave files which can be prepared using an audio editing tool such as Sony Soundforge . (for more information on audio editing, see sound effect techniques ). Since then, this looping technique has been adopted by the majority of other digital audio workstations on the market, which can also use these acidized loop files, though ...

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  • ISBN-13: 9781155925585
  • Publisher: General Books LLC
  • Publication date: 5/8/2010
  • Pages: 64
  • Sales rank: 1,469,232
  • Product dimensions: 7.44 (w) x 9.69 (h) x 0.13 (d)

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