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  • 13. 13. EQ Basics
    2m 9s
    Cubase 10 105
    Mastering Essentials
    Steinberg’s Cubase 10 offers all the tools you need to create professional-sounding masters! Join Steinberg Product specialist Matt Hepworth in this course, and learn the art & craft of mastering with Cubase.
  • 2. 2. Understanding Keys - Matte Key vs ChromaKey
    2m 50s
    After Effects CC 105
    Keying Essentials
    To work efficiently with Adobe After Effects, you need to know about keying. Learn all about this compositing technique in this course by Adobe expert Kevin P McAuliffe, and take your compositing work to the next level!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 54s
    Korg Prologue 101
    Korg Prologue Video Manual
    The Korg Prologue offers unique features not found on any other synth. Learn everything about this analog monster with keyboardist and trainer Matt Vanacoro… and take your sound design skills to the next level!
  • 14. 14. The Instrument Options Page
    2m 40s
    Kontakt 101
    Beginner's Guide
    Native Instruments’ Kontakt is a powerful engine for creating and playing sampled instruments. Join NI expert Matt Vanacoro in this course, and learn to harness the industry-standard sampler: NI Kontakt 6!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    2m 54s
    Affinity Photo 101
    The Beginner's Guide
    Affinity Photo offers advanced photo editing tools at a very affordable price. Learn how to use this professional software with trainer and photographer Iain Anderson!
  • 1. 1. Introduction to Lightroom CC
    1m 56s
    Lightroom CC 201
    Advanced
    Hollin Jones is back with an Advanced course on Adobe’s Lightroom CC. Join him as he shares tips and tricks to dramatically improve your workflow.
  • 4. 4. The Whirlwind Tour
    3m 50s
    Superior Drummer 3 101
    More Killer Drums
    Toontrack’s Superior Drummer 3 is a major upgrade! Learn how to use the world’s most comprehensive drum production tool in this course by master trainer Matt Vanacoro!
  • 8. 8. Waveform Editing
    3m 59s
    Adobe Audition CC 201
    Premiere/Audition Workflows
    Adobe’s Creative Cloud applications are designed to work seamlessly together. Watch this course by audio expert Hollin Jones and learn how Audition can take your Premiere projects to the next level!
  • 6. 6. Audio Editing - The Basics
    3m 50s
    Adobe Audition CC 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Audition CC is Adobe’s audio pro-level audio editing and restoration software. Get a jump-start on this very capable DAW in this Absolute Beginner’s guide!
  • 7. 7. Track Alternatives and You
    4m 51s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 302
    10.3x Workflow Tips
    SfLogicNinja David Earl is back with lots of little-known, Logic insider tips guaranteed to speed up your Logic workflow. Watch this laser-focussed, 18-tutorial course, and learn how to work faster with Apple’s Logic Pro X.
  • 13. 13. EQ Three
    4m 37s
    Ableton Live FastTrack 205
    Live's Mixing FX
    Ableton Live offers a whole arsenal of mixing tools to help you get that killer mix! In this focussed FastTrack™ course, Ableton-certified trainer Noah Pred explains all of them.
  • 4. 4. Themes and What They Mean
    2m 4s
    Keynote 101
    Learn Keynote
    Keynote is the perfect tool to use when you want to add that special touch to your presentations. Watch this course by Matt Vanacoro, and learn how to create compelling slideshows with Apple's iWork software.
  • 20. 20. Printing, Sending, and Sharing
    2m 32s
    Numbers 101
    Learn Numbers
    Apple’s Numbers makes it possible to quickly create powerful and professional spreadsheets that really look good, too. Watch this course and learn how to unleash its full power!
  • 11. 11. Creating a Chart
    3m 22s
    Pages 101
    Learn Pages
    Apple's Pages is much more than a word processor. It is also a full-featured page layout application that makes it easy to create visually stunning documents of all kinds. In this course, Matt Vanacoro shows you how to do it all.
  • 3. 3. Logic Pro's Advanced Settings
    6m 9s
    GarageBand 202
    GarageBand to Logic Pro
    Apple's GarageBand is an amazing tool for beginners, but sooner or later, serious music makers will think of making the jump to Logic Pro. If that’s your case, this course is specifically made for you!
  • 4. 4. Simple Delay
    4m 35s
    Ableton Live FastTrack 204
    Live's Time and Space FX
    Time and Space FX are essential devices in any kind of production. Join Certified Trainer Noah Pred in this FastTrack™ course as he explains how these essential, Ableton Live FX function, and how to best use them in your rack.
  • 26. 26. Basic MIDI Editing
    5m 55s
    Cubase 9 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Steinberg’s Cubase 9 is here! Whether you’re a complete beginner or you simply want to refresh your Cubase skills, this comprehensive 39-tutorial course is specifically designed to get you recording and editing music in Cubase quickly and easily.
  • 19. 19. Not Being in Key
    3m 38s
    Dance Music Styles 114
    Progressive House
    Adam Pollard—AKA Multiplier—is back with another Dance Music Styles course… and this time, Progressive House is on the menu! Join him, watch along, try his techniques and get inspired!
  • 18. 18. Customizing Transitions
    2m 38s
    Final Cut Pro X 203
    Graphics, Titles and Transitions
    Apple’s Final Cut Pro X is filled with powerful tools for creating 2D/3D titles, graphics and elaborate transition effects. In this in-depth 24-tutorial course, Apple Certified Trainer Iain Anderson teaches you how to create them and polish them to perfection.
  • 4. 4. Vibrato & Chorus Effect
    6m 51s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 114
    Vintage B3 Organ
    The Vintage B3 Organ is one of the best Hammond and Leslie emulations ever created… and it comes bundled in Logic Pro X! But to get the most out of it requires a bit of learning. Here’s Booker Edwards to show you the way!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 3s
    Final Cut Pro X 106
    Media, Roles & Sharing
    Once you dive in deeper to Final Cut Pro X you soon discover it has reinvented the way you use media, organize that media and "share" that media. This course explains this new paradigm and how to deploy it to your advantage.
  • 21. 21. Arranging Basics
    5m 25s
    Dance Music Masters 115
    Disfunktion | Big Room
    Michael Tielemans is a true Dance Music Master. His signature, funky sound is loved by fans the world over. In this Dance Music Masters “Big Room” course he opens up his secret production black book and reveals his EDM tips and tricks.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 23s
    Final Cut Pro X 202
    Compositing and Visual FX
    Visual effects and clip fixing tools are built right into Apple's Final Cut Pro X. Check out this in-depth course to see how to do everything from stabilization techniques to slick animations!
  • 11. 11. 292e & 281e Working Together
    0m 49s
    Buchla 101
    The 200e Series Modules
    The Buchla 200e electronic music modules are world-renowned. This groundbreaking course is dedicated to teach the Buchla “way” and how these unique hybrid, analog/digital modules work. Learn Buchla with Todd Barton!
  • 2. 2. Getting to Know Synth 1
    3m 51s
    Audio Plugins 101
    10 FREE Synths (That You Can't Live Without)
    There's a world of FREE synths out there that most producers don't know, haven't explored or taken the time to learn. Here's a course covering 10 of trainer G.W. Childs' favorites! See what these FREE synths can do for you!
  • 1. 1. Prerequisite Knowledge
    1m 20s
    Kronos 201
    Kronos Advanced
    Now that you know you way around the Korg Kronos, Matt Vanacoro is here to take you even deeper. It’s a complex instrument, with a lot of cool features to explore. So, get ready to take your Kronos chops to the next level!
  • 13. 13. Basic Workflow
    4m 5s
    MPC Software 101
    Explained and Explored
    AKAI’s MPC Software combines all the classic MPC sound libraries with all kinds of wild new samples. It integrates everything into a central, beat-based DAW platform... and Booker Edwards is here to show you how it all works!
  • 16. 16. Cross Synthesis
    3m 54s
    Logic Pro X 210
    Alchemy - Advanced Synthesis Explained and Explored
    This advanced Alchemy course explores the more complex aspects of Logic’s latest soft synth. Join SFLogicNinja and dive far down into Alchemy’s exotic world of sound design where you learn this Apple synth’s deepest secrets!
  • 16. 16. 3D Basics
    7m 48s
    After Effects CC 101
    Introduction to After Effects
    What do you get when you fuse a talented artist/educator with Adobe After Effects CC? You get an AE course that is entertaining, educational and filled with creative examples. Learn After Effects with Bill Barminski!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 35s
    MixMaster 101
    Mixing Dance Music Essentials
    Mixing electronic music is an adventure. It requires an advanced set of skills. We’re pleased to introduce you to MixMaster Daniel Wyatt to show you the essentials of mixing dance music. So learn to mix with Danny!
  • 17. 17. Exploring Compression
    6m 55s
    Dance Music Masters 101
    Deepchild | Dirty Circuits
    Recording artist Deepchild reveals how he creates his dirty analog sounds in Ableton Live. Watch this course to learn about the unique sound design techniques used in his mutant techno tracks.
  • 8. 8. Using the 'Basic' Preset
    2m 33s
    Prophet 6 101
    Prophet 6 Revealed
    Rich-sounding analog electronics, enclosed in a beautiful wooden instrument, sound like a dream come true! Welcome Dave Smith’s Prophet 6! This 32-tutorial course reveals how this exciting new synth works!
  • 9. 9. Intro to the Songwriters/Musicians Toolbox
    1m 8s
    Cubase 8 100
    Tutorial Sampler
    Welcome Cubase users! Create a FREE account (top right) to watch these introductory teaser tutorials selected from our Cubase courseware. Then join our learning community to unlock more courses about Cubase, synthesis, recording techniques, EDM production, music theory and more.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 29s
    SampleTank 101
    Learn SampleTank Now
    SampleTank 3.5 is full of new sounds and features that makes it the king of sample players. See how this instrument works, as explained by our star trainer Matt Vanacoro, in this 34-tutorial course.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 8s
    Cubase 8 102
    Songwriters/Musicians Toolbox
    This musician-focused Cubase 8 course is designed to help you generate ideas and get them into Cubase as fast as possible. Take a ride with Matt Hepworth as he shows you all the cool inroads for making music with Cubase!
  • 4. 4. Creating an INIT Patch
    6m 6s
    Rounds 101
    Rounds: Revealed
    Matt Cellitti is back with a deep dive into Native Instruments’ Rounds. Watch this course and see how this Komplete killer synth creates worlds of sounds that you just can’t make anywhere else!
  • 3. 3. Customizing Options
    3m 33s
    OneNote 101
    Your Life Everywhere
    Learn how to capture virtually anything and put it on any device anytime, anywhere using Microsoft's OneNote with the always informative and entertaining Gary Grudzinskas!
  • 2. 2. Options, Preferences & Virtual Memory
    7m 0s
    Logic Pro X 201
    The EXS24: Sampling Explored
    The EXS24 Sampler is at the heart of most Logic Pro projects and presets. This NEW course, by Joe Albano, explains how to program and customize this timeless sampler while revealing some ESX's deepest and newest features!
  • 18. 18. Chord Pad Basics
    5m 26s
    Cubase 8 101
    Moving Forward With Cubase 8
    With so many new features, Cubase 8 is perhaps THE most complete DAW on the planet. See what all the buzz is about in this deep, 37-tutorial course by Cubase wizard Matt Hepworth.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    2m 11s
    Logic Pro X 204
    Sculpture Sound Design Workshop
    With Logic Pro X’s Sculpture you can create just about any kind of sound imaginable. Learn how to synthesize all kinds of cool instruments in this sound design course by one of our favorite synthesists, Rishabh Rajan.
  • 3. 3. Options and Menus
    1m 46s
    DaVinci Resolve 102
    The Color Page & Video Scopes
    Now it’s time to explore DaVinci Resolve's array of professional color grading tools. Learn the Color Page with its video scopes and monitors in this illuminating course by expert colorist Andrew Balis!
  • 2. 2. Document Options
    2m 57s
    Final Draft 102
    Revising and Editing a Screenplay
    Writing a screenplay is the first step. Revising it is the rest of the journey. Learn how to rewrite and edit like a Hollywood screenwriter in this 24-tutorial Final Draft course by Matt Vanacoro.
  • 2. 2. Essential Controls
    2m 38s
    Film Craft 105
    The Cinematographer
    The Cinematographer is, essentially, the filmmaker… He shoots the film! In this Film Craft course, Michael Wohl gives you an inside look at the art and science of cinematography.
  • 18. 18. Preferences
    3m 49s
    Reason 8 102
    How Reason Works
    In this 20-tutorial course, by expert Hollin Jones, you dive even deeper into Reason 8 to see the inner workings of this powerful DAW. Watch this course and discover how Reason really works!
  • 4. 04. Creative Producing
    2m 57s
    Film Craft 101
    The Producer
    In this exclusive Film Craft course you learn the producer's leadership role from initial idea to final release. Master the craft of being a producer from award-winning filmmaker and renowned educator Michael Wohl!
  • 1. 1. Why Use Screenwriting Software?
    2m 7s
    Final Draft 101
    Introduction to Screenwriting
    Writing scripts requires a unique mix of creativity, skill and technique. Watch this course to learn both screenwriting and master Final Draft skills at the same time. Take your scriptwriting to a whole new level!
  • 3. 3. Basic Kick
    2m 18s
    Logic Pro X 209
    Ultrabeat - Drum Design Workshop
    As a follow-up to Steve H’s hit Logic course: Ultrabeat Unleashed, we’ve "unleashed" Logic expert Rishabh Rajan to focus on the basics of Ultrabeat drum sound design! Watch this course and take your Ultrabeat chops to yet a higher level!
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  • 20. 20. Adding Basic Form Elements
    4m 2s
    Google 102
    Google Apps: Collaborate and Share
    Google Apps are free and come with your Gmail account. Watch this in depth 30-tutorial course as master trainer Matt Vanacoro reveals the power that drives this generation of Google Apps!
    Skills:
  • 8. 8. Introducing Groups
    6m 17s
    Kontakt 301
    Building Sampler Instruments
    Did you ever wonder how Kontakt instruments are created? If so, you’ve discovered the right course! Learn everything you need to know about creating your first sample instrument in this advanced Kontakt course by Scott Freiman.
  • 4. 4. Choosing the Character
    2m 31s
    Character Design 101
    Creating Characters
    Where do character ideas come from and how do you transform your ideas into fully-realized characters? Watch this 18-tutorial courses by artist and animator, Siobhan Twomey, and see a character come to life right before your eyes!
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