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Music Theory

  • April 20, 2020 PausePlayRepeat

    Music Theory 101

    In a piece of music (any song), the way chords are placed one after the other, is called a chord progression. The chords in a progression have different harmonic functions (they feel different). Some chords provide the Stability, some the Departure, and...

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Ableton

  • September 22, 2020 PausePlayRepeat

    What is EQ Three?

    The DJ-style EQ Three is concerned only with three frequency bands: lows, mids, and highs. EQ Three has three main dials: GanLow, GainMid, and GainHi. The frequency range of these dials is determined by the FreqLow and FreqHi knobs at...

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  • September 7, 2019 PausePlayRepeat

    Ableton's Warp Modes Explained

    Ableton’s Warp Modes allow users to adjust the timing and pitch of audio clips.  Beats Mode: Designed for drum loops, beats mode relies on short transients to manipulate and stretch the loop. This mode is not reliable for short synth...

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Mixing

  • October 17, 2019 PausePlayRepeat

    What is a Stereo Image?

    A stereo image is the perceived special location of various sounds within an audio signal. For example, when you’re listening to a piece of music that paints a clear picture of instruments playing in a specific location throughout the track...

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