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  • 1. 1. Introduction
    2m 4s
    V-Drums 101
    V-Drums Explained and Explored
    Electronic drum kits, like the Roland V-Drums, are everywhere in modern music productions. Join trainer Matt Vanacoro in this course, and learn how to best integrate these amazing instruments in your music production setup.
  • 10. 10. Auto-Motion
    2m 32s
    Auto-Tune 101
    Auto-Tune EFX+ Video Manual
    Antares Auto-Tune EFX+ combines the iconic Auto-Tune pitch correction technology with a powerful​ multi-effects rack and a melodic pattern generator in one plugin. Join Joshua Carney in this course to learn how to use it on vocals, synths and more!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 16s
    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.
  • 1. 1. More Tracks
    2m 17s
    Logic Pro X 10.4.5
    What's New in Logic 10.4.5
    Apple has released Logic 10.4.5, and Steve H. is here with all the details. Watch this FREE course to learn what’s new!
  • 11. 11. Mix Assistant Track Enhance
    4m 28s
    Neutron 3 101
    Mixing With Neutron 3
    iZotope Neutron 3 is here with groundbreaking new features and improvements. Join audio expert Joe Albano in this course to learn about Neutron’s innovative features, including the brand new Sculptor module and Mix Assistant.
  • 19. 19. Virtual Tape
    3m 38s
    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.
  • 21. 21. VSTi and External Instruments
    2m 52s
    Cubase 10 104
    Mixing and Automation
    How do you get the perfect mix with Steinberg Cubase 10? See and hear how it’s done in this 2-hour + course by Cubase Product Specialist Matthew Loel T. Hepworth
  • 45. 45. Audiorealism ABL3 - Overview
    4m 26s
    Reason Rack Extensions 102
    Synthetic Rig V4 Explored
    The new Synthetic Rig V4 Bundle for Reason is an expanded collection of synth tutorials designed for the electronic music producer. This in-depth course, included free in the Props RE bundle, explains them all and shows them in action.
  • 17. 17. Eleven Mk II
    5m 12s
    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.
  • 3. 3. Lock Controllers to Channels
    2m 25s
    FL Studio 102
    MIDI Recording and Editing
    FL Studio by Image Line is a MIDI production powerhouse with features that you can't get in any other DAW. Explore this course by Rishabh Rajan and get super inspired by FL Studio’s unique MIDI features!
  • 3. 3. Studio Connections - Input Types
    4m 8s
    Audio Concepts 106
    Audio and MIDI Signal Flow
    Signal flow is essential knowledge to understand ANYTHING about AUDIO. This Audio Concepts course by Joe Albano, designed for musicians, engineers and producers, teaches you everything about the "ins and outs" of audio and MIDI signal flow. Watch it now!
  • 2. 2. Tracks That Use MIDI
    8m 17s
    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.
  • 21. 21. Course Conclusion
    5m 9s
    Orchestration 104
    Clarinets, Saxophones and Bassoons
    This orchestral wind course takes an in-depth look at the individual members of the clarinet, bassoon and saxophone families. Continue your studies of the wind section with professional orchestrator and instructor Thomas Goss!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 7s
    FL Studio 302
    The Patcher Explained and Explored
    One of the best kept secrets in FL Studio is the amazing Patcher. Unlock your creativity by watching this course by FL Studio expert Rishabh Rajan!
  • 9. 9. Recording an Instrument Track
    4m 22s
    Cubase 10 101
    The Beginner's Guide to Cubase
    Steinberg’s Cubase 10 is powerful, deep and complex. Learn all the fundamentals in this Beginner’s Guide by the best Cubase teacher on the planet: Matthew Loel T. Hepworth.
  • 14. 14. Bass
    5m 59s
    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!
  • 13. 13. The Instrument Panel
    4m 26s
    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!
  • 7. 7. Amp Designer Overview I
    4m 23s
    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!
  • 3. 3. The Mixer
    4m 23s
    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. Saving Presets and Recording
    4m 42s
    Studio One 4 102
    Recording and Editing MIDI
    PreSonus Studio One 4 is a MIDI powerhouse! Learn the ins and outs of MIDI editing and recording in this 26-tutorial course by MIDI expert Joshua Carney.
  • 12. 12. Accompaniment
    3m 24s
    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!
  • 15. 15. Record Arm
    3m 46s
    Logic Pro X 102
    Recording and Editing Audio
    Apple’s flagship DAW lets you record everything from solo instruments to full multitrack live bands and orchestras. Join certified Logic trainer Booker Edwards in this course, and master the powerful audio recording and editing features of Logic Pro X!
  • 5. 5. MIDI Setup
    4m 48s
    Studio One 4 101
    Quick Start Guide
    Studio One 4 is PreSonus’ latest and greatest music production software. Get a thorough introduction to this powerful DAW in this quick start guide by trainer and producer Joshua Carney!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 47s
    Pro Tools 102
    Recording and Editing MIDI
    Do you want to get up to speed with Pro Tools’ powerful MIDI features? Delve deep into the MIDI side of AVID’s Pro Tools in this course by expert trainer Joe Albano, and become a Pro Tools MIDI master!
  • 14. 14. Lead Instruments
    6m 4s
    Dance Music Styles 116
    Dub
    Dub music is all about good vibes, and so is the course by producer and multi-instrumentalist DJ Kiva! Watch it, learn, and get inspired to get your music to a higher level!
  • 6. 6. Instrument Slots and Sounds
    2m 39s
    Roli Blocks 101
    Making Music with Blocks
    ROLI’s Blocks are expressive modular instruments that can be combined to suit your musical needs. Join Matt Vanacoro in this hands-on course, and discover how to get the most out of these beautiful music-making devices.
  • 4. 4. MIDI Signal Flow
    3m 29s
    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!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 8s
    Komplete 201
    Komplete's Mixing Plugins
    Native Instruments Komplete comes packed full of synths and sample libraries, but it also includes a host of great sounding mixing plugins! Join legendary producer Olav Basoski in this course, and see and hear how he mixes one of his track with Komplete!
  • 12. 12. Matching up Guitar/Instrumental Harmonies
    5m 13s
    Logic Pro X 302
    Flex Time & Time Correction
    Logic Pro’s Flex Time is the tool of choice for time-stretching and quantizing audio. Learn everything there is to know about this powerful feature in this course by Logic guru Joshua Carney!
  • 15. 15. Software Instrument Track
    5m 24s
    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!
  • 18. 18. External MIDI Instruments
    3m 54s
    Ableton Live 10 102
    MIDI Essentials
    Ableton Live 10 is a powerhouse loaded with impressive MIDI features. Master all the essentials and more in this MIDI-focused course with certified trainer Noah Pred!
  • 45. 45. Audiorealism ABL3 - Overview
    4m 26s
    Reason Rack Extensions 102
    Synthetic Rig V3 - Explored
    The new Synthetic Rig V3 Bundle for Reason is an expanded collection of synth tutorials designed for the electronic music producer. This in-depth course, included free in the Props RE bundle, explains them all and shows them in action.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    2m 14s
    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!
  • 18. 18. Spectrogram II - Applications - Audio Repair, Inst Separation
    4m 58s
    Audio Concepts 203
    Advanced Metering
    Audio meters are invaluable tools when it comes to audio recording, mixing, mastering and repair, but they can be somewhat difficult to fully understand. So join audio expert Joe Albano in this advanced Audio Concept course, and learn the ins and outs of audio metering!
  • 1. 1. Welcome To Wavetable
    1m 14s
    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!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    0m 59s
    Komplete 11 101
    Komplete's Synths Explored
    Native Instruments Komplete 11 is a must-have for every electronic musicians and producers. Join Native Instruments Product Specialist Matt Cellitti in this course, and learn how to get the most out of Komplete’s flagship synthesizers.
  • 1. 1. Virtual Instrument | VI
    1m 38s
    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.
  • 18. 18. Glove Hacking with Brain Jr.
    2m 58s
    Controllerism 101
    Making Music With Game Controllers
    Did you know that joysticks and gamepads can make awesome MIDI controllers? Learn how in this course with “the Godfather of Controllerism", Moldover!
  • 1. 1. MIDI | Musical Instrument Digital Interface
    1m 50s
    AudioPedia 109
    MIDI
    The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This ninth installment is about MIDI terminology.
  • 9. 9. Console | Mixer | Board | Desk
    1m 41s
    AudioPedia 107
    Editing and Signal Flow
    The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This seventh installment is about Editing and Signal Flow.
  • 8. 8. Klang Tuned Percussion Overview
    1m 53s
    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!
  • 1. 1. What is Maschine?
    1m 1s
    Maschine Mk3 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Native Instrument’s Maschine MK3 is here, with a completely redesigned interface and a host of new functionalities. Learn everything about it in this course with NI specialist Matt Cellitti.
  • 4. 4. Using the Load Page
    3m 33s
    Cubase 9 201
    HALion Sonic SE Revealed
    Many Cubase users are unaware of how powerful Steinberg’s HALion Sonic SE really is. But they will ... after watching this course by Steinberg Product Specialist, Matthew Loel T. Hepworth!
  • 2. 2. Input Level - Mic | Line | Instrument Level
    1m 43s
    AudioPedia 105
    Recording and Monitoring
    The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This fifth installment is about Recording and Monitoring.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 26s
    Komplete Kontrol Mk2 101
    Absolute Beginners Guide
    With its new streamlined layout, hi-res color screens and improved features, Native Instruments’ Komplete Kontrol MK2 is a solid upgrade to the original version. Join Matt Vanacoro in this course, and learn how this software & hardware solution will enhance your music-making experience.
  • 14. 14. Track Assistant I
    5m 5s
    Neutron 2 101
    Mixing With Neutron 2
    iZotope Neutron 2 is here and so is this essential 20-tutorial Neutron companion course! Join audio expert Joe Albano, and learn about Neutron’s innovative features, including the Visual Mixer, Tonal Balance Control and more.
  • 20. 20. Squeaky FX with Extreme Pitch Modulation
    4m 44s
    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!
  • 5. 5. Looped Envelopes and Sequenced Modulation
    6m 36s
    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.
  • 2. 2. A Tour of the Instruments
    2m 52s
    Symphony Essentials 101
    Symphony Essentials Explored
    With its meticulously sampled instruments, NI’s Symphony Essentials lets you create authentic-sounding MIDI orchestral scores. Join trainer Matt Vanacoro in this 20-tutorial course, and see how this amazing Kontakt library can help you compose epic soundtracks!
  • 14. 14. Build a Kick Sound Design Rack
    3m 45s
    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.
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