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Audio Jack2 Cadence Reaper

Linux audio jack2 reaper how to setup

Some of the material presented in this article will be used in my upcoming eBook which covers the use of Linux for professional web and graphics design. Audio is a big part of web design and this article describes how I created a DAW that runs on Linux. To get the most out of this …

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Recording the Yamaha Genos MIDI with Reaper DAW

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This post describes how I record MIDI files on my Yamaha Genos and edit them with Reaper which is my DAW (digital audio workstation). For the record, Reapers is a low cost DAW and available as a free download from the Reaper website Yamaha Genos USB connecitons To make the process as simple as possible, …

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Linux Reaper Behringer U-phoria UMC404HD

Linux Reaper Behringer U-Phoria UMC404HD

I have discovered my golden formula when it comes to audio recording in Linux. Amazingly, the solution is easy because all I needed to achieve success is: Linux Reaper Behringer Audio Interface Linux Why Linux? Well, the answer is rather simple. My workstation has an internal SSD with a 256 Gig capacity. Yes, I can …

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Behringer U-PHORIA UMC404HD on ArcoLinux

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I just hooked up a new Behringer U-Phoria UMC404HD to a laptop that runs ArcoLinux (XFCE) All that was needed to get the UMC404HD to run was plugging it in and configure the Jack audio server. Before I go on I’d like to tell you that everything works perfect. Installing Jack2 and QjackCtl By default, …

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Which audio interface is better Steinberg or Behringer

which audio interface is better Steinberg or Behringer

This is a true tail about two audio interfaces. One is a Steinberg UR22 mkii and the other, the Behringer U-PHORIA UMC404HD Instead of testing both interfaces and give you my humble opinion, I’ll let time be the judge. Bear with me. A few weeks ago, I was shopping for an audio interface. Like many …

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