A comprehensive and accessible guide to making music on a home computer, this book is perfect for beginners, a godsend for musicians trying to keep up with technology, and an inspiration to anyone thinking of the best way to make music more easily. The handbook covers all the software and hardware needed to create any type of music on a computer. Plus, professional tips and jargon troubleshooters are provided throughout the text to help individuals through the technology minefield and provide expert information in a digestible form. With the solid advice and information found in this book, individuals will be able to make music using the same methods as professional musicians.
For both amateur and professional musicians
Written for both Mac and PC users
Includes contributions from and expert team of writers and consultants from the US and UK
The flexi-bound format of the book allows readers of different levels of experience to get up to speed quickly.
Ronan MacDonald is the editor of Computer Music Magazine, which is the top UK magazine in the field. He lives in London. ©2004, 416 pages.