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Using Reason™ Onstage: Skill Pack by G. W. Childs

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Chapter 5. Arpeggiators

Hopefully, this chapter will give you a little boost of creativity and also a new level of polish for your live playing.

We’re in a day and age where not everyone performing onstage is necessarily a trained musician. In fact, there are a large number of musicians who cannot even read music. Has this inhibited or even stopped these tenacious souls? Not the least bit.

But no amount of tenacity can necessarily give an untrained performer the same playing edge that people who have been playing concert piano since they were 10 have, unless they’ve begun making up for lost time by devoting every waking hour to playing.

I’m sure you’ve heard an electronic DJ who has wonderfully complex and inspiring parts on his CDs and even in his ...

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