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ABLETON’S DENNIS DESANTIS: LEARNING MUSIC PRODUCTION AND SOLVING CREATIVE PROBLEMS

  By Paola Sánchez Q If you've used Ableton Live, you've most likely used the Ableton manual.  This document, found in every copy of the software, lays out the most important aspects of the software and is powerful not only [...]

Future Musical Instruments – Say ‘Hi’ to Blinky

https://youtu.be/FPNTn27nYSY A year ago, I had the pleasure of working with the great jazz pianist Rachel Z in my studio in Gowanus, Brooklyn.  I showed her my live set-up, which at the time looked like this, and complained that, as [...]

Prelude 4 (Live) Performance Video – A different approach to electronic music performance

https://youtu.be/3uD__td6lE8 A year ago, I had the pleasure of working with the great jazz pianist Rachel Z in my studio in Gowanus, Brooklyn.  I showed her my live set-up and complained to that, as a bass player, I really didn’t [...]

Stonewall, Gay Liberation and the Rise of the DJ/Producer

This is an article I wrote for the DJLAB (Costa Rica) Blog.  For the Spanish version on the DJLAB blog, click here This month, June 28, 2019, is the 50th anniversary of the events at the Stonewall Inn in New [...]