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by Saxer
Fri Mar 03, 2017 7:13 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Advice for external library
Replies: 13
Views: 2002

Re: Advice for external library

It comes on HD for installation (and backup) only. External drive is better because Kontakt sampler streams from your disc. When you have a lot of streaming it can have timing problems when the OS is working too.
by Saxer
Wed Oct 21, 2015 8:52 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: What instrument should I learn theory on; Piano or Guitar?
Replies: 6
Views: 679

Re: What instrument should I learn theory on; Piano or Guitar?

you can play any chord voicing on a piano and an independent bass. a keyboard is the only instrument with this options. and you can 'see' what you do which is very helpful to to keep harmony in focus. if you learn to play chords on a keyboard you learn it additive: you have to know the notes and bui...
by Saxer
Fri Apr 03, 2015 8:49 am
Forum: Feature Wishlist
Topic: score editor!
Replies: 65
Views: 20716

Re: score editor!

wow.... thanks for that info!
by Saxer
Thu Apr 02, 2015 8:38 pm
Forum: Feature Wishlist
Topic: score editor!
Replies: 65
Views: 20716

Re: score editor!

many people here seem to hate score editors because the can't read standard notation. believe me: it is easy to learn when you have a score editor (like learning to read the piano roll editor). a score editor is helpful in many ways. not for exact note length (which is better in piano roll) but bett...
by Saxer
Thu Apr 02, 2015 6:36 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: ipad with live 9, what is the best remote app?
Replies: 11
Views: 804

Re: ipad with live 9, what is the best remote app?

is it possible to have bigger scene-buttons in touchable?

they are very small and hard to hit in a live situation (especially when playing an instrument simultaneously).
by Saxer
Tue Oct 28, 2014 11:53 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Aphex Twin -- Ableton Live
Replies: 29
Views: 3394

Re: Aphex Twin -- Ableton Live

i didn't hear the final result but what the orchestra did at the rehersal in the video sounds bullshitty.
by Saxer
Mon Mar 31, 2014 7:06 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Best practices when performing live with Ableton as my band
Replies: 5
Views: 570

Re: Best practices when performing live with Ableton as my band

if it's really karaoke-style you could even use an ipod. but if you are using ableton get the opportunity of using an interface with more than just one pair of outputs. if possible: music(stereo)- drums(stereo) - kick(mono). so the live mixer (the real life live mixer, not ableton!) can mix a good p...
by Saxer
Fri Mar 28, 2014 2:48 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: The Bitwig evaluation thread
Replies: 213
Views: 17669

Re: The Bitwig evaluation thread

Anybody did more than a few one-bar-loops in Bitwig? When looking at the videos there's nearly no musical content.
by Saxer
Sun Feb 24, 2013 12:24 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Ableton Live vs. Logic Pro 9....
Replies: 40
Views: 8733

Re: Ableton Live vs. Logic Pro 9....

pencilrocket wrote:logic is old. why not get Live?
live is old. why not get bitwig?
by Saxer
Mon Nov 19, 2012 9:54 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Must have Mac programs?
Replies: 40
Views: 3225

Re: Must have Mac programs?

- logic :-)

- flip4mac (wmv in quicktime)

- mpeg streamclip (extract audio from video)

- pixelmator (photoshop for the poor)
by Saxer
Mon Nov 05, 2012 7:21 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: what do u use 2 clean
Replies: 7
Views: 634

Re: what do u use 2 clean

mrobare wrote:Isopropyl alcohol 91%
same here... i drink a glas full and no dust bothers me any more
by Saxer
Fri Nov 02, 2012 8:29 am
Forum: Tips & Tricks
Topic: Three questions from a novice user
Replies: 8
Views: 1561

Re: Three questions from a novice user

for loading tracks: i don't rise up the live window complete so there's a bit desktop on the left. i put a folder there which shows the needed tracks as a list. so i can double-click on the next song (and enter for replace the current song) plus loading time: about 5 seconds. if you are in a band, m...
by Saxer
Sun Oct 21, 2012 10:31 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Orange Tree Evolution Steel String Guitar crashing LIVE
Replies: 2
Views: 245

Re: Orange Tree Evolution Steel String Guitar crashing LIVE

strawberry guit is also crashing logic. i asked greg from orangetree and he wrote me it's a problem between the updates of steel guit and strawberry e-guit and kontakt 5. he is right, when i use it in kontakt 4 there's no problem. he is working on a update to solve the problem.