Beginner Tutorial

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For any one new to LMMS here's a hands on tutorial. helped me a lot to begin https://makethatbeat.com/lmms-for-beginners/
turnermia95 wrote:
Mon Apr 12, 2021 7:39 am
For any one new to LMMS here's a hands on tutorial. helped me a lot to begin https://makethatbeat.com/lmms-for-beginners/
Hi, Welcome to the Forum turnermia95 !
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The tutorial presents the interfase and components quite good, but then it takes a wrong direction, when it comes to building the project.
The tutorial attempts to emulate the workflow and usage of components that is known from FLstudio, and that is not how LMMS is meant to be used!
Beat&bass-editor is not meant for musical segments at all!
The musical segments are meant to be made inside song-editor
This way to structure a project is actually one of the strongest features in LMMS, because it let you make subtle variations in the various musical segments (melody), in song-editor.
The way LMMS is meant to be used can be seen in several of the official videos https://docs.lmms.io/user-manual/7-reso ... -tutorials
and many years ago i made a rookie-guide, that also show the most productive workflow, it is linked in the signature