Ableton at Decibel 2006
The Decibel Festival showcases electronic musicians and visual artists, featuring more than eighty acts over four days. This year, Ableton is participating in DB Conference, a series of workshops, product demonstrations, clinics, and panel discussions. Ableton's own Dave Hill Jr. will present a two-hour clinic covering Live's various uses, including a sneak peek at Live 6's new features and Ableton's new instrument, Sampler. This session will be geared toward experienced users of the program; however, some basic instruction will also be provided.
Dave Hill Jr. is Ableton's Director of Public and Artist Relations, and is based in New York. Nearly a decade after purchasing his first sampler, Dave discovered the joys of working with computer audio, integrating his personal drum recordings into loops and spawning a variety of unique productions. His most recent project, Brainboxing, fuses field and studio recordings into an organically flavored palette of melodies constructed entirely within Ableton Live.
Ableton Live Tips and Special Techniques
Saturday, September 16, 5-7PM, $10
Broadway Performance Hall, Demonstration Room
September 14-17, 2006