Synopses & Reviews
Ready to unleash the awesome power of Ableton Live 5? As its name suggests, Ableton Live 5 was designed with the live performer in mind-but it goes well beyond that. You can integrate this live performance and studio software into your existing home or professional music studio to produce, compose, DJ, and much more. But how? "Ableton Live 5 Power!" is the key you need to revolutionize your studio by incorporating Live 5. Written for musicians by a fellow musician who uses Live on a daily basis, this useful guide explores fundamental and advanced Live features, and provides insider tips, tricks, and interviews with Live power users to provide you with a comprehensive overview of the ins and outs of this powerful software. Whether you are a beginner in the digital audio field or a seasoned pro, "Ableton Live 5 Power!" is the reference you need to take your music to the next level.
Get ready to make music that rocks using the amazing new features of Ableton Live 4. This comprehensive guide is designed to help you take full advantage of this revolutionary live performance and studio software. Written for all Live users, from digital audio beginners to seasoned pros, "Ableton Live 4 Power! explores each fundamental feature within Live and provides power-user tips and insider tricks for integrating Live into your home or professional studio. But you wont stop there! Learn what this amazing software has to offer for live performers. Whether you use Live for producing, composing, DJing, film, or television, "Ableton Live 4 Power!"helps you to put the fun back into making music with computers.
Covering the latest version of Live, this book leads readers through all the features and functions of this dynamic software. Live's audience is a growing and loyal group of enthusiasts who have embraced this unique and powerful product through its several revisions. The latest version of Live offers a mix of features that will excite and extend its userbase. Going well beyond the manual, Ableton Live 4 Power! provides complete how-to information and extra tips, tricks, and user profiles that will be of great benefit to eager users of Live. Written by Ableton's PR and Artist Relations Manager, Dave Hill Jr., and M-Audio (U.S. distributor of Live) Technical Marketer, Chad Carrier, this book offers incomparable expertise as both authors know the ins and outs of this software and have been using Live since its inception.
About the Author
Chad Carrier serves as Technical Marketing at M-Audio. Another drummer and producer, Chad has been working with computer-based music since he was 16. Heavily involved in the electronic music scene in LA, he can be found doing live performances using Ableton Live. Chad has also written tutorials for Ableton and is also involved in product design at M-Audio.