AES New York 2015
Tutorial T7

Thursday, October 29, 5:00 pm — 6:30 pm (Room 1A06)


T7 - Keep it "Reel": The Ultimate Ultra-Portable Production/Recording Studio—From Idea to Final Master: How to Write, Sequence, Record, and Produce Your Music Using Only Your iPad

Andrea Pejrolo, Berklee College of Music - Boston, MA, USA

In this highly interactive and hands on presentation you will learn the tools, techniques, tips, and tricks required to write, produce, and mix a song using only your iPad.

Through practical examples and scenarios you will learn how to: • Pick the best software for sequencing, producing and mixing your music • Pick the best iPad-compatible hardware tools (microphones, audio interface, MIDI interfaces, controller etc.) • Setup your mobile production/recording studio • Sketch your musical ideas • Use your iPad as a creative inspirational tool for music composition and sound design • Sequence and arrange your music ideas on your iPad • Use your iPad as a powerful virtual mixing console • Add audio plug-ins • Master your final mix.
Who should attend? Anyone who wants to create some great music with their iPads, from beginners to advanced. Attendees will learn: • How to assemble the ultimate ultra-portable multi-track recording rig • How to create a complete final production of a song using only the iPad • How to pick the right hardware and software available for mobile music production on the iPad • How to take advantage of the highly interactive interface of the iPad to streamline and enhance your creative process • How to share and interact with other music creators using solely the iPad and the cloud.

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