How to make music
If you decided that you want to be a music producer, first of all you need learn some tips for make music on you computer. With the development of technology today, it is now easy to make nice music through the use computers. Everybody can make beautiful music with the help of one's computer. In this article you will find out how to make music on your computer which is easy and fun.
You will need some tools for create your music to your computer. You need some of the basic things like microphone (if in case you want to create a track with your voice), special software, and hardware like midi-keyboard.
Nowadays, nigh all music is written on a computer. As you will see, expensive hardware or software is not needed to get started with music production.
To start you need minimum setup. Computer and music software, possibly a free loop arranger or Midi sequencer.
If you want to be a professional musical producer you need a good studio. So, here's a list of things that you need for professional studio:
- Personal computer (PC or Mac) or Laptop.
- Special Software. Uses a modern package like: Ableton Live, Fruity Loops Studio, Logic Pro, Digidesign Pro Tools, Steinberg Cubase, Cakewalk Sonar etc.
- Audio Interface. Offers low audio latency with multiple high quality inputs and outputs. More inputs and outputs allow you to record multiple microphones at once, or process audio with external hardware.
- Midi Interface. Possibly included with the audio interface, this device enables you to “play” instruments contained with your computer.
- Midi Controller. You can use a MIDI keyboard or guitar to control virtual instruments provided by your music software.
- Studio Monitors. High quality speakers enable you to listen to you songs completely “flat”, accurately reproducing the sound without audio distortions.
- Hardware. Microphones, preamps, external processing units. The possibilities are infinite.
As you will see to start you will be enough minimum setup, if you have a computer and some music software, you already have enough to start making really excellent music.