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    6m 56s
    Bitwig Studio 302
    The Grid Explained and Explored
    Bitwig Studio 3 introduces an open modular environment called The Grid. Discover the modular sound design possibilities offered by the Poly Grid device in this course by Bitwig certified trainer Thavius Beck!
  • 6. 6. Noise Wavetables
    4m 55s
    Massive X 101
    Massive X Explored
    After much anticipation, Native Instruments’ Massive X is finally here! Explore this introductory course by synth expert Rishabh Rajan, and learn to create the future of music… with Massive X.
  • 11. 11. Ring Modulation
    3m 5s
    Arturia V 105
    Synthi V Explored
    Arturia’s Synthi V is a spot-on recreation of the analog Synthi AKS by British manufacturer EMS. Join Synth Expert Rishabh Rajan in this course, and learn the infinite sound design possibilities of this inspiring and unique instrument!
  • 17. 17. Reverb (Reeverb 2 Main Controls)
    7m 52s
    FL Studio 104
    Mixing and Automation
    If you’re looking to improve your FL Studio mixing chops, look no further! This 23-tutorial course, by expert trainer Rishabh Rajan, reveals the skills YOU need for creating pro-sounding mixes using FL Studio 20.
  • 18. 18. Stompbox FX
    7m 50s
    Pro Tools 202
    More Plugins Explored
    The Avid Complete Plugin Bundle gives you access to a vast collection of legendary compressors, EQs, guitar stompboxes, and other powerful effects. See and hear these plugins in action and learn how to get the best out of them in this course, by Pro Tools expert Joe Albano.
  • 11. 11. VCO Integration
    3m 28s
    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!
  • 17. 17. Audio Clip Settings
    7m 1s
    FL Studio 103
    Audio Recording and Editing
    FL Studio 20, by Image-Line is more than a MIDI production suite… it’s also an amazing DAW for recording and editing audio. Join trainer and producer Rishabh Rajan in this course to master the audio side of FL Studio!
  • 4. 4. How MIDI Looks
    6m 14s
    Cubase 10 102
    MIDI Recording and Editing
    Steinberg's Cubase comes with an essential set of MIDI tools that all Cubase producers must learn! Watch this 29 video course, by Cubase specialist Matthew Loel T. Hepworth, to unleash your own MIDI power and creativity.
  • 3. 3. Source Module
    2m 47s
    volca 107
    volca Modular Explored
    Korg volca’s modular sounds as good as it looks! Explore the endless possibilities offered by this powerful west coast (Buchla) style synth in this course by synthesis expert Rishabh Rajan!
  • 10. 10. AutoFilter
    7m 12s
    Logic Pro X 201
    The EQs and Filters
    Apple’s Logic Pro X comes bundled with a full suite of powerful EQ and filter plugins, including emulations of vintage hardware units like Neve, API, Pultec and more. Take this advanced course by Joe Albano and learn all about them!
  • 11. 11. DS FM
    2m 56s
    Ableton Live 10 402
    New Max Devices in Action
    The Ableton Live Suite quietly includes a whole new range of powerful Max for Live devices. Learn to get creative with some of the most interesting M4L effects and instruments in this course by certified trainer Noah Pred!
  • 18. 18. Voice Stacking
    5m 11s
    Bitwig Studio 203
    Sampler Deconstructed
    Bitwig’s new revamped Sampler is an incredible sound design tool. Dive deep into its sound design capabilities in this course by artist and Bitwig Certified Trainer Thavius Beck!
  • 8. 8. Envelope
    5m 24s
    Moog Grandmother 101
    Explained and Explored
    The Grandmother is a powerful 2-oscillator monophonic semi-modular analog synth from Moog. Join expert trainer Rishabh Rajan to get the wisdom and inspiration you need to make the most out of this new (but already venerable) synth!
  • 4. 4. Tape Delay
    9m 24s
    Logic Pro X 206
    The Delay/Reverb Plugins
    Logic’s Delay and Reverb plugins are some of the most essential plugins in the Logic Pro library. Joe Albano is here with this course to explain and explore all of them. Watch this course and get learning...
  • 4. 4. Peak Controller LFO
    4m 4s
    FL Studio 301
    Advanced Production Workflows
    Now that you know your way around Image-Line’s FL Studio 20, it’s time to dive deeper. Join music producer and trainer Rishabh Rajan in this course to learn advanced FL Studio workflows and production techniques!
  • 12. 12. Phase Distortion
    4m 46s
    Logic Pro X 205
    The Distortion Plugins
    Logic Pro X has a bunch of distortion plugins and it’s hard to know, at first glance, just what flavor of distortion they actually produce. No worries, Joe Albano is here to explain them all in this in-depth course!
  • 17. 17. Chorus, Flanger, and Phaser
    4m 26s
    Pro Tools 104
    Mixing & Automation
    Pro Tools is considered be the gold standard for recording and mixing audio. Learn how to use every Pro Tools’ mixing and automation feature in this 2-hour + course by audio expert Joe Albano.
  • 2. 2. Modulation Basics
    8m 8s
    Logic Pro X 204
    The Modulation Plugins
    Logic Pro X’s FX plugins, with their redesigned GUI and added functionality are now more powerful than ever. Get the inside info on all of LPX’s modulation plugins in this course by Logic expert Joe Albano.
  • 4. 4. Distort/Flange/Modulate
    3m 27s
    Reason 10 203
    Layers
    Propellerhead’s Layers lets you stack up to four multi-sampled vintage synths on top of one another to get rich and evolving sounds. Dive in this cool Rack Extension with sound designer G.W. Childs, and learn to use this inspiring instrument to its fullest potential!
  • 5. 5. MIDI Events and Messages
    5m 18s
    Logic Pro X 103
    Recording and Editing MIDI
    MIDI is the heart and soul of Apple’s Logic Pro X. Learn to master Logic’s extensive MIDI features in this course by recording engineer, musicians and MIDI expert Joshua Carney!
  • 3. 3. FM Synthesis
    5m 58s
    Ableton Live 302
    Exploring FM with Operator
    Ableton Live’s Operator is a very powerful FM (Frequency Modulation) synth with some interesting tricks up its sleeve. Explore this fantastic Live instrument with sound designer Rishabh Rajan, and get into FM synthesis the right way!
  • 3. 3. Per Voice Modulation
    3m 55s
    Sugar Bytes 101
    Aparillo Sound Design
    Sugar Bytes’ Aparillo is unlike any other synthesizers. Demystify this very unique instrument in this course by synthesis expert Rishabh Rajan!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 56s
    Elektron 107
    Digitone Demystified
    A deep synth like Elektron’s Digitone requires an in-depth course! Watch this 20-tutorial course by artist and trainer Thavius Beck, and learn to get creative with this modern-day FM synth monster.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    3m 45s
    Bitwig Studio 202
    Phase-4 Deconstructed
    Bitwig’s Phase-4 utilizes phase distortion and phase modulation synthesis to shape sound in very unique ways. Learn how to get the most out of this four-oscillator synth in this in-depth course by Bitwig Certified Trainer, Thavius Beck!
  • 1. 1. Introduction to Step FX
    3m 24s
    Logic Pro X 202
    The Step FX
    Introduced in Apple’s Logic Pro X 10.4, Step FX is a powerful new plugin capable of creating rhythmic modulation and gating effects. Learn this multi-effects inside out with trainer, producer and composer Joshua Carney!
  • 3. 3. Synthesis Architecture
    2m 41s
    Arturia V 103
    Buchla Easel V Explored
    Arturia’s Buchla Easel V is a faithful emulation of Don Buchla’s iconic semi-modular instrument that was introduced in the early 1970s. Watch this course, and take a ride on the “west” side of synthesis with sound designer Rishabh Rajan!
  • 12. 12. Modulation Functions
    5m 44s
    Arturia V 104
    CMI V Explored
    Arturia’s CMI V is a faithful recreation of the Fairlight CMI series IIx, the music workstation that revolutionized music production in the ’80s. Learn all about this digital sound design powerhouse with trainer and synthesis expert Nigel Broad.
  • 10. 10. Big Macro Knobs
    4m 7s
    Flesh 101
    Flesh 101 - Fleshing It Out
    Native Instruments' Flesh is a unique Reaktor instrument created by innovator and experimental artist Tim Exile. In this course, learn to flesh out complete tracks using this creative instrument with sound designer GW Childs!
  • 10. 10. X & Y CV Inputs
    4m 38s
    Make Noise 102
    René
    Make Noise René is a very powerful and complex "Cartesian" sequencer. Watch this course by modular expert Rishabh Rajan, and you too will be able to say, "I sequence, therefore I am”!
  • 5. 5. Wavetable Effects
    5m 59s
    Ableton Live 10 304
    Wavetable Explored
    Wavetable is the newest synth in the Ableton Live 10 instrument collection. Watch this course, by Ableton Certified Trainer Noah Pred to learn how this complex synth works!
  • 6. 6. Oscillator Sync
    2m 27s
    Roland Boutique 105
    SE-02 Explained and Explored
    The result of a collaboration between Roland and Studio Electronics, the SE-02 is the first true analog synth of the Boutique series. Learn this Minimoog-inspired synth inside out in this course by synthesis expert Rishabh Rajan.
  • 11. 11. Filter Section
    3m 15s
    Reason 10 202
    Grain's Granular Synthesis Explored
    Propellerhead’s Reason 10 offers a complete new approach to sound design with the very advanced Grain synth. Join synthesis expert Rishabh Rajan in this course, and explore the amazing sound of granular synthesis with Grain!
  • 26. 26. FM Synthesis | DX7
    1m 49s
    AudioPedia 110
    Synths, Samplers and Virtual Instruments
    The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This tenth installment is about Synths, Samplers and Virtual Instruments.
  • 27. 27. Modulation
    0m 54s
    AudioPedia 108
    Mixing and Mastering
    The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This eight installment is about Mixing and Mastering terminology.
  • 2. 2. Europa Shapeshifting Synthesizer Overview
    5m 7s
    Reason 10 100
    What's New in Reason 10
    Propellerhead’s Reason 10 is packed with new synths, instruments, drum sounds, loops and more. Join Hollin Jones and learn about all the great new stuff in this What’s New course!
  • 2. 2. PCM, LPCM | WAV, AIFF
    1m 23s
    AudioPedia 103
    Digital Audio Terms and Standards
    The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This third installment is about Digital Audio Terms and Standards.
  • 3. 3. Oscillators Basic Controls
    6m 25s
    Behringer 101
    DeepMind 12: Explained and Explored
    Behringer's DeepMind 12 offers a lot of sonic possibilities at a very attractive tag price. As the name suggests, this synth is deep, so dive into this inspiring course, and see what Behringer’s DeepMind synths are all about!
  • 13. 13. Audio Mod
    5m 28s
    MatrixBrute 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    With its vast array of knobs and faders, and its complex-looking matrix panel, Arturia’s MatrixBrute is not your typical synthesizer. But how do you start learning such a beast? Watch this 25-tutorial course by synth expert Marc Doty… that’s how!
  • 6. 6. Sub Drop Distortion Modulation
    2m 6s
    Dance Music Sound Design 306
    SFX Advanced
    From epic impacts to white noise sweeps, sound effects are an essential part of any EDM track. Expand your synthesis techniques with these advanced FX sound design tutorials by our dance music expert, Multiplier!
  • 6. 6. Formant Filter
    5m 33s
    Arturia V 202
    Moog Modular V Advanced
    There’s no doubt about it: Arturia’s Moog Modular V is a very complex instrument. And now that you've learned the essentials, it’s time to dive deeper and discover the advanced features of this powerful modular soft synth with sound designer Rishabh Rajan!
  • 2. 2. Keytracking
    3m 48s
    Dance Music Sound Design 305
    Pads Advanced
    Pads are a key arrangement texture for all kinds of music... and especially dance music. Join Adam Pollard ,AKA Multiplier, to learn the advanced art of pad creation… and your EDM tracks will thank you.
  • 8. 8. WT Synthesis to Make Kick Layers
    3m 43s
    Dance Music Sound Design 304
    Drums Advanced
    Now that you know the basics of designing drum sounds, it’s time to get deeper. In this advanced dance music sound design course, EDM expert Adam Pollard delivers a wealth of innovative tools, tips and inspiration to help you design killer beats.
  • 4. 4. Oscillator Modulation
    5m 29s
    Novation Peak 101
    Explained and Explored
    Novation’s Peak synth is a real powerhouse in a compact desktop form. Watch this course by synthesis expert Rishabh Rajan, and learn to master this fantastic Analog/Digital hybrid polysynth!
  • 9. 9. Modulating Parameters with MIDI FX
    5m 27s
    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.
  • 3. 3. FM Envelope to Add Attack
    2m 57s
    Dance Music Sound Design 303
    Vocals Advanced
    Adam Pollard is back with an Advanced look at dance music vocal sound design. Join him, and unlock your creativity with these breathtaking, vocal technique tutorials!
  • 4. 4. Clip Envelopes
    7m 5s
    Ableton Live FastTrack 304
    The Art of Drum Programming II
    In this 2nd, and more advanced, course of The Art of Drum Programming, Ableton Live Certified DJ Kiva reveals creative techniques for editing and manipulating beats. Watch this course, and get deep into the art of beat making!
  • 14. 14. LFO
    4m 10s
    Elektron 104
    Analog Heat Sound Sculpting
    Is Elektron’s Analog Heat too hot to handle? Well, don’t sweat it because the amazing Thavius Beck is here to show you how to tame this fiery monster. Watch this 21-tutorial course and put some analog warmth into your music!
  • 6. 6. Frequency Shifter
    4m 6s
    Ableton Live FastTrack 206
    Live's Creative FX
    Ableton Live comes with lots of great-sounding and colorful effect devices. Get inspired as you watch this extremely focussed, Noah Pred FastTrack™ course on Live’s collection of creative effects!
  • 10. 10. Parameter Locks
    6m 9s
    Elektron 105
    Digitakt Drums Explored
    Elektron’s highly anticipated Digitakt is here, and so is Elektron artist and trainer Thavius Beck with an in-depth look at this amazing new drum machine. Watch this course and get ready to drop some beats!
  • 11. 11. FX Part 1
    4m 0s
    Pocket Operator 101
    PO-32 Tonic Explored
    Don’t be fooled by its small size. Teenage Engineering’s PO-32 Tonic packs a lot of punch… and then some! Watch this course and see how to get the most out of this "pocket"-size, beat-making powerhouse.
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