Learn useful music production tips to help you grow your creative ideas

Learn useful music production tips to help you grow your creative ideas

Production Tips Guitar Lessons

In these guitar lessons, I will show you various music production tips using Digital Audio Workstations such as Reaper, Logic Pro, and Reason, to help you take a musical idea and polish it.
List Exercises

Layering Guitar with Virtual Instruments - Fast, Efficient Techniques in Reaper

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In this lesson I show you fast, efficient, music production techniques to layer a recorded guitar part in Reaper with virtual instruments to create a larger, more dramatic sound.

Exercise Difficulty
Layering Guitar with Virtual Instruments - Setting up Reaper Easy
In this first part of the lesson, we will get Reaper set up to make use of some very useful user-contributed Reaper scripts
Layering Guitar with Virtual Instruments - Converting Note Attacks to MIDI Easy
In this part of the lesson, I will show you how to use a Reaper script to detect guitar note attacks to be used for a layered, virtual instrument.
Layering Guitar with Virtual Instruments - Applying Guitar Timing, Dynamics to MIDI Track Easy
In this third part of the lesson, I will show you how to quickly apply the detected timing and volume of a recorded guitar part to a virtual instrument MIDI track.
Layering Guitar with Virtual Instruments - Layer upon Layer... Easy
In this final part of the Layering Guitar with Virtual Instruments in Reaper lesson, we will finally get to the fun part - layering our guitar melody to create a more dramatic sound!