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    V-Drums Explained and Explored
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  • 7. 7. Menus
    4m 46s
    Audacity 101
    Audacity: The Video Manual
    Audacity is a powerful open-source app for recording and editing audio… and best of all it’s free! Let our audio expert Joe Albano guide you through all the features of this popular audio editor for macOS, Windows and Linux.
  • 16. 16. Mixing and normalising audio
    5m 7s
    Podcasting 101
    Podcasting Beginners Guide
    Creating your own podcast can be an extremely fun and rewarding experience. If you ever dreamt of being a podcaster but were not sure where to begin, this course by Jonathan Slatter will show you how to get started the right way!
  • 3. 3. Physics of Tape
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    Audio Concepts 107
    Analog Tape Recording
    Analog tape was once the most important medium for audio recording and mixing, and it’s now regaining popularity with many engineers and artists. Learn about the history and science of magnetic tape and learn how to work with this medium in this course, by audio expert Joe Albano.
  • 22. 22. Program Edits
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    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!
  • 12. 12. Setting Critical Preferences
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    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!
  • 3. 3. Edit Window Toolbar & Menus
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    Pro Tools 103
    Recording & Editing Audio
    Avid’s Pro Tools is considered by many as the industry standard for digital audio production. Learn the power of audio recording and editing using Pro Tools in this course by expert trainer Joe Albano!
  • 4. 4. User Interface
    4m 13s
    FL Studio 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    FL Studio is one of the most popular DAW around! And now at version 20, it’s finally available as a 64-bit native application for the Mac. Learn this music production in this course by trainer and music producer Rishabh Rajan!
  • 4. 4. The Main Window (Overview)
    1m 54s
    Logic Pro X 101
    Essential Beginners Guide
    Apple’s Logic pro X is extremely powerful, but also incredibly deep. Learn it the right way in this beginner’s guide with Logic Certified Trainer Booker Edwards!
  • 20. 20. Workflow Tips and Tricks
    4m 53s
    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.
  • 3. 3. Making a Template
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    Elektron 203
    Octatrack MKII Advanced Sampling
    The new and improved Octatrack MKII is much more than a sampler. Learn how to use this sound-mangling machine to its full potential with our Elektron expert, Thavius Beck!
  • 2. 2. New Studio Menu
    2m 35s
    Cubase 9.5 101
    Cubase 9.5 Explored
    Steinberg’s Cubase 9.5 is here! Explore all the new features and improvements in this 21-tutorial course by product specialist Matthew Loel T. Hepworth.
  • 25. 25. Public Domain
    0m 58s
    Sample Pack Creation 101
    Designing and Marketing Sample Packs
    Creating and selling your own sample packs is a great way to earn extra income. It’s also a very good promotional tool to get your name out there, and a lot of fun. But how do you do it? Join sound designer Adam Pollard (aka Multiplier) in this course, and get tons of tips to get you on the right track!
  • 3. 3. A Quick Tour of Gadget
    5m 30s
    Gadget 201
    Make Dance Music with Gadget
    Can you create quality dance music using nothing but a computer and Korg’s Gadget? Join Drum 'n' Bass and EDM producer Nigel Broad in this course to find out!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 37s
    Numbers 201
    Numbers Advanced
    Matt Vanacoro is back with an advanced look at Apple’s iWork spreadsheet app, Numbers! Watch this course and learn how to become a Numbers wizard!
  • 3. 3. Hardware Overview Part 2
    4m 14s
    MPC Live 101
    Learn MPC Live
    AKAI’s MPC Live is a standalone music production center designed for both the stage and the studio. In this hands-on course, music producer and MPC expert Booker Edwards shows you how to create, record and perform with this innovative beat-making machine.
  • 6. 6. Personalize and Control menus
    6m 38s
    Elektron 103
    Octatrack Dynamic Sampling
    Elektron’s Octatrack is a hardware sampler on steroids! And no one is better than electronic performer Thavius Beck to explain the ins and outs of this incredible sound-mangling machine. Watch this course to become an Octatrack master.
  • 3. 3. Bitwig's Interface
    7m 15s
    Bitwig Studio 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Bitwig Certified Trainer, Thavius Beck, created this course to give newcomers, and even experienced users, an in-depth understanding of how Bitwig Studio really works. Let a Bitwig Certified Trainer show you the way!
  • 6. 6. Viewing Proxy Media
    2m 7s
    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.
  • 2. 2. New UI
    5m 2s
    Motion 100
    What's New in Motion 5.3
    Motion 5.3 is here with a refreshed look and some great new features! Check out this FREE flyover course by Iain Anderson and catch up with “What’s New” in Apple’s Motion!
  • 14. 14. Deleting & Converting Automation
    4m 34s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 103
    Automation Tools and Techniques
    Automation in Logic Pro X is deep, integrated and powerful. In this laser-focussed,15-tutorial FastTrack™ course, by Logic “Ninja” David Earl, you get some of the best advanced Logic automation tips available. Watch and learn!
  • 2. 2. The Interface
    6m 19s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 113
    Vintage Electric Piano
    Logic Pro's Vintage Electric Piano allows you to dive in and modify every aspect of its digital model. Learn how to roll your own virtual electro-acoustic sounds in this laser-focused FastTrack™ course by Logic expert Booker Edwards.
  • 6. 6. The Ribbon
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    WaveLab 9 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Join Steinberg expert Matt Hepworth in this 30-tutorial Absolute Beginner’s Guide and see all of the mastering power infused into this incredible audio platform. Learn Wavelab 9 now!
  • 4. 4. Instantiating & Testing Autosampler
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    Logic Pro FastTrack 304
    Auto Sampling with MainStage
    Auto-Sampling in Logic? Yes, but you’ve got to use AutoSampler in MainStage to do it! Turn your favorite hardware and software synths into velocity-layered Logic Pro EXS24 instruments now, by watching this FastTrack™ course!
  • 16. 16. Recording RYTM Effects
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    Elektron 101
    Overbridge & RYTM
    Elektron’s Analog RYTM and Overbridge Fuse hardware and software into a powerful beat making, live performance workstation... and here’s the awesome Thavius Beck to show you how to make it all happen!
  • 15. 15. Arpeggiator & Ribbon Controller
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    Moog Model 15 101
    Moog Model 15 Video Guide
    This course, by Rishabh Rajan, is a must-watch for anyone into modular synths and Moogs! Learn the Moog Model 15 app, synthesis, voltage control and all those virtual vintage Moog modules in this 20-tutorial course!
  • 4. 4. Transport
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    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!
  • 2. 2. Advanced Transcoding
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    Long Format Workflows
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  • 22. 22. Console Emulation
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    Studio One 102
    Audio Explained and Explored
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  • 3. 3. Effect Rack
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    Soundtoys 5 101
    Explained and Explored
    The Soundtoys 5 collection is a one-stop powerhouse bundle. Clocking in at 18 plug-ins, it can be a lot to digest. If you’ve got questions, our in-house expert Joe Albano is here to answer them!
  • 6. 6. Creating Keyboard Shortcuts
    5m 38s
    Media Composer 101
    Start Editing Now
    Whether you're a Hollywood pro or a film student/enthusiast just starting out, you will likely know about AVID’s famed Media Composer software. If you want to learn it, or learn it better, watch this course by our very own three-time North American ProMax award-winning editor and expert trainer Kevin McAuliffe!
  • 3. 3. Starting Up & Configuration
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    Moog Sub 37 101
    Master the Moog
    The Moog Sub 37, built on the Sub Phatty sound engine, is a powerful synth. Learn every detail of this gritty little Moog as explained by keyboardist and trainer Matt Vanacoro. It’s your Sub 37 video user manual!
  • 5. 5. Transport Panel & Menu
    3m 24s
    Cubase 8.5
    20+ Hot New Features
    Cubase 8.5 is here and so is specialist Matt Hepworth to take you through 20-plus of his favorite new features. So whether you're upgrading or starting anew, this course will get you up-to-date with all the cool new stuff!
  • 2. 2. The Architecture
    4m 40s
    Omnisphere 201
    Omnisphere 2 Xtreme
    Oh no…look out… Bill Burgess is back with an Xtreme look at Omnisphere 2! Bill doesn’t play by the rules and this course is no exception. So hold on tight & get ready to learn the crazy sonics that makes O2 so darn cool.
  • 5. 5. Editing & Comping Vocals
    2m 19s
    Dance Music Masters 104
    TILT | Falling Again - Deconstructed
    Legendary hit-makers, TILT, propel you deep into the production of their new release “Falling Again.” Follow along as they deconstruct their creative process in this Logic-based production course.
  • 6. 6. A Tour of the Window
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    GarageBand 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Apple’s GarageBand is a little DAW with a lot of big features. This beginner's guide course shows you where everything is, how it all works and gets you up and making music fast. So start learning GarageBand now!
  • 3. 3. Interface Changes
    3m 9s
    OS X El Capitan 101
    Learn OS X El Capitan
    This OS X update, El Capitan, adds a mountain of new features to Apple’s ever-expanding operating system. See what this update is all about in this new tutorial course by our favorite Mac expert, Francesco Schiavon!
  • 4. 4. Working with the Library I
    6m 4s
    GRAVITY 101
    GRAVITY Demystified
    No one can escape GRAVITY… but you can use it to your sonic advantage! Learn how to infuse your tracks with Heavyocity’s GRAVITY in this “heavy” course by audio expert Joe Albano.
  • 31. 31. Navigating the Global Settings
    5m 8s
    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!
  • 13. 13. Overview of the Project Window
    5m 28s
    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.
  • 5. 5. Routing Audio Sources
    6m 5s
    Logic Pro X 208
    Alchemy Explored
    Alchemy = mind-blowing synthesis. It’s that simple.... and Apple’s reimagining of this deep instrument gives Logic users an exclusive, musical tool that ushers in a new era of music production. Learn Alchemy right here with David Earl!
  • 5. 5. The Main Window: Pt 1
    7m 3s
    Logic Pro X 100
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Learning a new DAW isn’t easy. Especially one as deep as Logic Pro X! That’s why we asked Logic Certified Trainer, Booker Edwards, to create this beginners' guide. Learn Logic the “right” way and start making music now!
  • 3. 3. The Library
    8m 2s
    AEON 101
    AEON Explored
    AEON, by Heavyocity, is the go-to sound design tool used by film/game sound designers and electronic musicians alike. Watch this course and see just what this Kontakt instrument is all about!
  • 3. 3. The System Menu
    4m 30s
    Omnisphere 101
    Omnisphere 2 Explored
    This 37-tutorial, introductory course explains the inner workings of Omnisphere 2. See how this massive Spectrasonics synth instrument will forever change the way you create & produce music and design sounds. Learn it now!
  • 3. 3. Common Plug-In Features
    3m 53s
    Soundtoys 101
    Playing With Soundtoys
    Soundtoys aren’t your ordinary plugins. They are designed to inspire creativity in your audio processing and sound design. Join trainer Joe Albano as he shows these “toys” in action and explains how they work!
  • 3. 3. A Flyover of Play's UI
    4m 37s
    EastWest 101
    Learn The PLAY Engine
    EastWest’s world class sample libraries all share the PLAY engine technology. Watch this course to understand how you can get the most bang out of your EastWest sample libraries.
  • 5. 5. Overview of the Project Window
    5m 28s
    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!
  • 5. 5. Ideal Hard Drive Allocation
    6m 16s
    Orchestration 302
    The MIDI Orchestra - Designing Templates
    You need an orchestra to play orchestral music. Likewise, you need an orchestral template to play a MIDI orchestral score. This course, by Peter Schwartz, explains the technology and the craft behind designing pro orchestral templates.
  • 7. 7. What's in the Header?
    5m 3s
    Komplete Kontrol 101
    Kontrol Explored
    Komplete Kontrol is a software & hardware solution for composing, performing and producing music with the Native Instruments collection of synths and samplers. This course by Matt Vanacoro explains how this technology will enhance your NI experience!
  • 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!
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