Jimmy Allison (Austin, TX)
Jimmy Allison is a bassist, producer, and Ableton instructor based in Austin, Texas. Jimmy has lived in Austin since 1996 and has performed many styles of music, from hardcore punk to jazzy trip-hop. His current project, Lux Divon, fuses a range of styles including, but not limited to, trip-hop, dub, dubstep, and experimental breakbeats. Jimmy specializes in using Ableton Live for live performance; he also has expertise in using Live for recording and producing music inside and outside the studio.
Jimmy is the founding member of the Austin Ableton User Group and has been doing workshops and tutoring since 2007. One of Jimmy’s strong points is his ability to pick up on the style of his student and cater his instruction to best fit the student’s needs. Jimmy has helped DJs and musicians get their software and hardware rig set up and working smoothly. He has helped producers learn the benefits of Live, allowing them to work in a more organic and out-of-the-box way. He has taken first-time users from making their first drum beats with Live all the way to a finished track. As well as private lessons, Jimmy offers group lessons, consultations, and rig set-up. He also organizes workshops and events for the Ableton Live community. Jimmy has an extensive knowledge of what Live can do and how to make Live do whatever you want it to do.
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