tools

Freeware I Love: Crescendo Music Notation Editor

So I went looking the other day for freeware composer tools and stumbled upon Crescendo, which is built by the geniuses over at NCH software (they make all sorts of useful goodies -- some of them freeware). And let me tell you: I haven't been this thrilled to find freeware in AGES. Here are a few reasons why I'm loving it so far:

tutorials

How to use Propellerheads Reason for live gigs

In 2005, I wrote a rough guide on how I use Propellerheads Reason software for live gigs, in response to a growing number of questions from fellow members of Electronica Manila. The rough guide was a PDF document outlining 3 major ways to view the software and included practical tips on setup and personalization for… Continue reading How to use Propellerheads Reason for live gigs

tutorials

Using Reason for Live Performance

A few years back, I wrote a PDF tutorial on how to use the software Reason for live performance. I never got to update it, so it's circa Reason version 2.5, but it still has some interesting tips on how I personally use Reason in a performance set-up. Download link below.