Thavius Beck is an electronic musician/producer/programmer as well as an electronic music educator who has worked with various artists ranging from Nine Inch Nails to Saul Williams to singer/songwriter Skylar Grey.
Digital sampling has gone a long way since its invention many decades ago, and now Bitwig's sampler takes creative sampling to new levels. Far more than just a sample-playback device, this complex instrument lets you manipulate audio material beyond recognition. In this comprehensive course, Bitwig Certified Trainer Thavius Beck teaches everything you need to know about this powerful sampling tool.
The course starts by exploring all the playback modes available. You learn about the traditional Repitch sample playback mode, how to use wavetable synthesis with Cycles mode, and how to get into granular synthesis with the Textures mode. Thavius shows you how to get very creative with your sound design with the freeze Playhead parameter. Continuing with the course, you also discover the different filter types, the AHDSR envelope, and a lot more... There's also a full section of tutorials covering how Multisample works, where you learn about root notes, zones, voice stacking and all that fun stuff!
So join in and watch this course the amazing and always entertaining Thavius Beck to learn all about Bitwig's sophisticated sampler instrument!
Absolutely a great course/masterclass Thavius is an excellent teacher and brings you the material in an easy way to follow even if English is not your native language. At the end of the course you know the ins and outs of this great instrument in Bitwig (One of the best DAW's there is on the planet).
Alessandro Dalla Fontana wrote on March 2, 2019
Thavius is a nice teacher and the course is explain in a real good and clear english also for people that aren't mothers language.