Josh Bess Webinar Series Tutorial

Open Q&A with Josh Bess

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    Tutorial 1

    Introduction

    2:06

    Josh Bess opens up the Live Webinar with an explanation of the topics for the day, along with welcoming new and returning guests to the live-webinar event.

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    Tutorial 2

    Why Do You Live in Tokyo, Japan?

    7:04

    Josh answers a question from a live-webinar attendee about why he lives in Tokyo.

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    Tutorial 3

    Do You Work for Ableton?

    1:56

    Josh disusses his relationship with Ableton.

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    Tutorial 4

    Do You Have Any Advice for Releasing Music on a Label?

    7:26

    Josh answers questions from a live-webinar attendee about sending songs to labels, and if they should be mixed before you do.

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    Tutorial 5

    How Do You Start Building a Track?

    6:34

    Josh discusses what elements he likes to start off with when building a track.

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    Tutorial 6

    Are You Releasing Music in Japan?

    4:49

    Josh answers a question from a live-webinar attendee about his work and releases in Japan.

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    Tutorial 7

    Do You Use Samples or Create All Your Sounds from Scratch?

    3:49

    In this video, Josh answers a question about using samples or building sounds from scratch.

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    Tutorial 8

    What Is Your Favorite VST?

    4:25

    Josh answers a question from a live-webinar attendee about his favorite VST.

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    Tutorial 9

    How Do You Get Cthulu to Work with Serum?

    1:59

    Josh shows how to make Serum work with Cthulu.

In this course, Josh Bess opens up a full question-and-answer session with his live viewing audience, and answers their questions during a live-webinar session. Josh answers questions focused on life as a full-time music creator in Japan, along with topics focused on music production with Ableton Live. Josh shares tips and tricks to incorporate into your own original music creation, no matter what style of music you are creating.

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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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    Advanced DJing with Ableton Live

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    Building Your Own Custom Audio-Effect Rack

    In this Josh Bess Ableton Live Webinar, you’ll learn how to create useful custom audio Ableton Live effect racks, making a powerful sonic tool for both your own original music productions and live performances.

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    Creating a Natural Drum Sampler

    In this course, Josh Bess explains how to create a natural sounding and feeling drum sampler, from the use of pre-recorded samples. Josh demonstrates how to quickly build this tool and provides a fully detailed explanation of how to apply this idea to your own creation process.

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    Creating a Song Inspired from a Vocal Sample

    In this Josh Bess Ableton Live Webinar, you’ll see how to create a full song from a simple one-shot vocal sample including how to get started, progress, and finish as well as other helpful techniques!

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    Creating Acoustic Drum Grooves with Ableton Live

    In this Hal Leonard Music Pro Guide video course, Josh Bess explains how to create realistic-sounding drum grooves using Ableton Live and the included Ableton Live Drum Racks specifically created for this video course by Josh.

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