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LMMS: A Complete Guide to Dance Music Production Beginner's Guide by David Earl

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Chapter 2. Getting Our Feet Wet: Exploring LMMS

Now that we've discussed studio practices and put our studio together, it's time to explore LMMS.

In this chapter, we'll be doing the following:

  • Open the LMMS sample session
  • Explore the Song Editor
  • Make sense of the Mixer
  • Investigate Editor Windows
    • Piano Roll
    • Beats and Bass
    • Automation
    • FX Plugins
    • Controller Rack
    • LADSPA Effects
  • Get the Song Editor and the Mixer to work together

What kind of electronic musician are you?

So here we are, ready to finally boot up LMMS and get crackin'. When we first open LMMS, we are presented with a blank template song. This is like a blank canvas ready for us to start making music with. After we have set up all of the preferences and settings from Chapter 1, Gearing Up: A Pre-flight ...

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