Spectral Analysis with Audacity


This month’s digital recording tool excursion is into the realm of frequency spectrum analysis. As an organist who took lessons early in life on a Hammond B3, played in rock bands using a chopped M2 with percussion added, and now plays services on a model 906, I can’t avoid trying to guess drawbar settings whenever I listen to someone play a Hammond organ.

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Grand Pianos in Ableton Live


To improve my digital music production skills, I’m commiting to trying a new tool or technique each month.. This month’s demo focuses on Addictive Keys from XLN Audio (XLN Audio Site) and my recording of “Down by the River”.

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A Tune for the Holidays 2016


Each year during the holidays I try to evaluate something different in musical production tools, which can include digital audio workstation (DAW) software, digital instruments, or even hardware interfaces.

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