Video recording a keyboard

There are a variety of ways to make a video recording of someone playing a keyboard.  Different equipment, different positions, different software, different lighting.  Each variation of approach has a cost / benefit tradeoff. Continue reading “Video recording a keyboard”

Importing and Exporting MIDI with Ableton Live

The Ableton Live 9 User Manual (section 5.3) is notably terse in explaining how to import and export MIDI files. Actually, it doesn’t explain how to import a MIDI file at all.  While it does (sort of) explain how to export a MIDI file, it leaves out an important detail. Continue reading “Importing and Exporting MIDI with Ableton Live”