Ask Video Launchpad Pro 101 Produce and Perform TUTORiAL

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Ask Video Launchpad Pro 101 Produce and Perform TUTORiAL
Novation’s Launchpad Pro is a perfect controller for Ableton Live and Thavius Beck is the perfect trainer to teach it. If you already own a Launchpad, learn how to play it better. If you're thinking about getting one, watch this course now!

We love controllers because they allow us to fuse our musical inspirations with our DAWs and the Launchpad Pro is designed for that perfect fusion. In this course, awesome performer/educator Thavius Beck guides you through every inch of this controller and explains, with great enthusiasm and clarity, how best to use it.

You learn about Launchpad Pro controls. Thavius explains how to record both DrumRacks and pitched instruments. Then he explores the Device as well as User and Standalone modes. Then, there’s a collection of videos explaining how to use Launchpad Pro with other Novation products like: Bass Station and Circuit. He explores different DJ setups too!

Finishing this course makes you a Thavius Beck "Certified” Launchpad Pro expert!

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