by Lee Sykes of Vortex Music Productions, an experienced composer for
available from Pro-Studio or your home.
of the lessons offered:
Cubase VST - midi and audio sequencing (see composition techniques below)
Logic Audio - midi and audio sequencing (see composition techniques
Recycle - Beat manipulation and the creation of samples
Sampling - In particular the use of Akai samplers. How to program, create
samples, manipulation of drum beats, for example how to create original
Drum and Bass samples using a sound module and sampler - This works
especially well with a combination of an audio sequencer, recycle and
Setting up a PC / Building a PC for audio recording - I have built my
own PC audio system, which made a big saving on the retail price and
is specially set up for my particular needs.
Setting up a midi system, general hardware help etc.
Optimising your system - get the best from your setup
Running along with the software sequencing lessons, the lessons can
be tailored to your specific needs. For instance, techniques for writing
Hip-Hop, Drum & Bass, Techno, Rock etc.
I also use
my sequencer for composing Classical and Contemporary music and then
use the audio recording section of the sequencer to record live performances
of the instruments.
I can cover
most areas, including syncing music and composing to picture