Beginners Guide To Computer Music - A summary
Part 1: Sequencers and software studios.
The sequencer is the most important piece of software you will buy to make music on your computer. Here we run through the different types and make recommendations for all types of musicians…
PART 2: THE SOUNDS YOU NEED
Section 1: Virtual acoustic instruments
The market for these packages, also known as plug-ins, has exploded in recent years and now you can recreate pretty much every ‘real’ instrument and effect ever created in software, plus a load of stuff never even made in hardware!
Section 2: Virtual electronic instruments
In short, this is where the sonic creativity really starts as you explore the worlds of classic and cutting-edge synthesis, create your own beats and master your samples. We’ll kick things off with soft synths, both old and new…