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Live DJ Tech - Controlling Lighting and Visual Effects with MIDI

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Intro To MIDI & DMX

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    Tutorial 1

    What Is MIDI?

    2:25

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    Tutorial 2

    What Is DMX?

    1:37

DMXIS Lighting Software

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    Tutorial 3

    Introduction To DMXIS

    3:22

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    Tutorial 4

    Getting Setup

    1:01

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    Tutorial 5

    Controlling Light with DMXIS Software

    3:21

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    Tutorial 6

    LFO Control with DMXIS

    3:13

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    Tutorial 7

    Creating Presets with DMXIS

    4:38

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    Tutorial 8

    Connecting Multiple Lighting Fixtures

    1:43

Controlling Lights in Ableton Live

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    Tutorial 9

    The Music

    3:27

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    Tutorial 10

    Introduction To DMXIS

    1:08

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    Tutorial 11

    Controlling DMXIS In Ableton Live

    11:31

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    Tutorial 12

    Creating A Live Performance With DMXIS

    2:28

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    Tutorial 13

    Controlling DMXIS With A MIDI Controller In Ableton Live

    5:35

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    Tutorial 14

    Controlling Visual Lighting & Audio Effects With A Single MIDI Controller Pt. 1

    3:25

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    Tutorial 15

    Controlling Visual Lighting & Audio Effects With A Single MIDI Controller Pt. 2

    6:52

Live Performance

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    Tutorial 16

    Live Performance with Alpha Sphere

    1:42

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    Tutorial 17

    Live Performance with Elektron Analog Rytm

    1:52

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    Tutorial 18

    Live Performance with Korg Nano Kontrol

    2:28

In this video course, Josh Bess explains how to setup and control a professional lighting rig within Ableton Live. Although Bess is using Ableton Live, the information and principles provided in this course are applicable using other software-based programs. Bess covers getting started with MIDI, DMX, Ableton Live, and more, along with demonstrating advanced tips and tricks to apply live visual lighting to your live performance.

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JOSH BESS is a percussionist, electronic performing artist, and Ableton Certified Trainer. Performing with multiple artists and employing a wide variety of styles, he is experienced in jazz, funk, Latin, pop, rock, and more. In addition to performing, Bess developed an interest in music production and went on to earn his college degree in audio engineering and jazz commercial performance. He has fused his knowledge and his ear for audio production with his percussive background to develop an efficient and creative electronic workflow—a combination that he regularly puts to work in his compositions and live performances. For more information, visit www.joshbess.net.

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Live DJ Tech - Controlling Lighting and Visual Effects with MIDI is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 2.
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from This is a really surprise but awesome! Good to have this Tutorial.
Date published: 2017-04-19
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Date published: 2016-09-02