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  • 1. 1. Introduction; Overview
    4m 25s
    Logic Pro X 301
    Smart Tempo Demystified
    Apple’s Logic Pro X powerful Smart Tempo feature was greatly improved in version 10.4.2. Join audio expert Joe Albano in this course, and get up to speed with everything this sophisticated tempo detection feature has to offer!
  • 7. 7. Groove Agent SE 5
    4m 31s
    Cubase 10 100
    What’s New in Cubase 10
    Good news Cubase users… Steinberg has released version 10 of their popular DAW! Watch this FREE course now to learn the top new features!
  • 8. 8. The drop
    4m 7s
    Logic Pro X 401
    Art of EDM - Big Room
    Want to produce dance music with Apple’s Logic Pro X? Watch this course by legendary producer Olav Basoski and discover how to create one of the "biggest" EDM subgenres around: Big Room!
  • 9. 9. LFO1 and Beatmaking
    3m 52s
    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!
  • 3. 3. Templates
    1m 51s
    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!
  • 5. 5. Sends, Busses & Auxiliaries
    5m 12s
    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!
  • 6. 6. Solid EQ (the Beats)
    3m 7s
    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!
  • 11. 11. Envelope Loops
    6m 10s
    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!
  • 13. 13. LIVERPOOL
    2m 7s
    Antelope Audio 102
    Classic Compressors
    Antelope’s classic compressors are authentic recreations of the most sought-after hardware compressors available on the market. See and hear these hardware-based effects in action with mix engineer and audio producer Alex Solano.
  • 19. 19. Playback Speed and Mechanical Effects on Synths
    2m 59s
    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!
  • 1. 1. Welcome
    1m 16s
    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!
  • 1. 1. Overview
    4m 34s
    Logic Pro X 301
    Smart Tempo Demystified
    One of Apple’s Logic Pro X 10.4 top key features is its powerful tempo detection feature, aptly named Smart Tempo. Join audio expert Joe Albano in this course, and get up to speed with this amazing new feature!
  • 2. 2. Creating a Backbeat
    6m 1s
    Reason Rack Extensions 101
    Backline Rig V3 - Explored
    Reason’s Backline Rig V3 bundle is a carefully selected collection of keys, drum libraries, strings, and classic effects to help you get that Rock and R&B sound. In this course, included free in the Props RE V3 bundle, watch producer Hollin Jones explain and deploy all of them to build a track.
  • 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!
  • 13. 13. Syncopation
    4m 2s
    Keyboard Techniques 101
    Keyboard Techniques for Producers
    If you’re a music producer with little or no keyboard experience, this course is made for you! Join piano teacher Matt Vanacoro, and learn essential keyboard techniques that will take your chord progressions, basslines and melodies to the next level!
  • 8. 8. Programing a Breakbeat
    6m 12s
    Ableton Live 10 401
    Advanced Track Production
    House legend Olav Basoski is back with another Ableton Live 10 course! Watch him create an old-school House track right before your eyes, and learn lots of pro techniques along the way.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    2m 18s
    Deconstructing the Beatles 101
    Chords and Progressions
    “Introducing, the Beatles!” They’ve had more hits than any other band. But what are the SECRETS behind their success? Well, Beatles expert Scott Freiman knows the answers and he shares some of those secrets with you in this course on Chords and Progressions!
  • 13. 13. Audio Recordings Conforming to Tempo
    1m 53s
    Logic Pro X 10.4
    What’s New in Logic Pro X 10.4
    Apple’s Logic Pro X 10.4 is here! Dive in and learn all of the new features, plugins and enhancements in this FREE “What’s New” course!
  • 12. 12. MatrixBrute Beats
    4m 54s
    MatrixBrute 201
    Advanced Synthesis
    Arturia’s MatrixBrute truly offers limitless possibilities. Thankfully, synth expert Marc Doty is back with an advanced look at this very complex instrument. Join him, and dive deeper!
  • 24. 24. Standard House Beat Structure
    5m 57s
    Arturia DrumBrute 101
    DrumBrute - Make Beats Now!
    With its 100% analog drum sounds and intuitive step sequencer, Arturia’s DrumBrute packs some impressive features. And it sounds huge! Join producer and trainer Multiplier in this course, and take your beat making to the next level!
  • 13. 13. Envelopes
    6m 55s
    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!
  • 1. 1. Overview and Playthrough
    2m 24s
    Dance Music Styles 115
    Filter Disco
    Filter disco is the perfect blend of house and disco music. Learn everything about this energetic dance music style in this entertaining course by the one and only Olav Basoski.
  • 3. 3. Beat-Mapping | Beatmapping
    1m 35s
    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.
  • 11. 11. Envelopes
    7m 21s
    Reason 10 201
    Europa Demystified
    Europa is brand new in Propellerhead’s Reason 10, and it’s an absolute beast! Get ready to demystify this shapeshifting instrument in this revealing course by synthesis expert, Rishabh Rajan!
  • 5. 5. Editing to Music
    8m 15s
    Ableton Live FastTrack 401
    Working With Video
    Ableton Live is an excellent choice for scoring to picture and performing with video. There’s a lot of skills and techniques involved, but you’re in luck… the excellent Thavius Beck is here to get you rolling!
  • 10. 10. Resample with Non-Standard Processes
    7m 15s
    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.
  • 1. 1. Intro & Play Through
    1m 34s
    Logic Pro X 410
    The ART of House Music
    If you use Apple's Logic Pro X and produce House Music or any kind of EDM then this course is for you. Learn pro techniques with legendary producer Olav Basoski and get instant musical inspiration to fuel your next house track!
  • 2. 2. Creative Pitch Shifting
    6m 48s
    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!
  • 9. 9. Advanced Unison Modes in Icarus
    5m 46s
    Dance Music Sound Design 302
    Lead Synths Advanced
    Adam Pollard is back with plenty of advanced synthesis tips to help you design better Dance Music lead synth sounds. Join him, and get ready to take your EDM leads from good to outstanding!
  • 2. 2. Drawing Beats Basics
    4m 14s
    Ableton Live FastTrack 303
    The Art of Drum Programming
    Like everything in music, drum programming is an art. Join Ableton Live Certified Trainer DJ Kiva in this FastTrack™ course, and learn the secret skills and techniques required for laying down fantastic sounding beats… fast!
  • 7. 7. Beat Repeat
    4m 55s
    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!
  • 7. 7. Grid Recording
    6m 29s
    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!
  • 1. 1. Intro
    1m 1s
    Ableton Live FastTrack 302
    The Art of Remixing
    House music legend Olav Basoski is back with a new Ableton Live FastTrack™ course. Learn the art of remixing with these tutorials, and get some fresh inspiration for your next remix!
  • 6. 6. Step Multipliers and Copy Pattern
    2m 10s
    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.
  • 1. 1. Welcome
    2m 11s
    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.
  • 21. 21. MIDI
    2m 40s
    Buchla 102
    The Easel Explored
    The "NEW", reimagined Buchla Easel is one of the most original and best sounding analog all-in-one synths ever made. See what this amazing instrument can do in this Easel Video Manual created by renowned Buchla expert Todd Barton.
  • 12. 12. Beat LFO
    4m 25s
    Bitwig Studio 2 201
    The Modulators Explored
    The new Modulators in Bitwig Studio 2 make it one of the most powerful and flexible DAWs anywhere. In this exclusive 26-tutorial course, Bitwig Certified Pro Thavius Beck gives a detailed tour of these amazing new devices!
  • 2. 2. Preset Patterns
    9m 18s
    Elektron 102
    Analog Four Explained and Explored
    Elektron’s Analog Four is a wild beast of a synth! Learn how to tame it in this 24-tutorial course/video manual by synth expert and electronic music performer Thavius Beck.
  • 5. 5. The LCD Display
    2m 44s
    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!
  • 3. 3. Pattern Selection & Length
    1m 44s
    Korg Electribe 101
    Getting Started With Electribe
    With the Electribe 2 and Electribe 2 Sampler, Korg has taken tabletop workstations to a whole new level. Watch this 21-tutorial course by electronic artist G.W. Childs, and learn how to get funky with these colorful grooveboxes!
  • 11. 11. Making a Drum Beat
    4m 55s
    Bitwig Studio 2 -101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Bitwig Certified Professional, Thavius Beck, created this course to give newcomers, and even experienced users, an in-depth understanding of how Bitwig Studio 2 really works. Let a Bitwig Certified Pro show you the way!
  • 29. 29. Making Beats
    5m 53s
    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.
  • 4. 4. Detuning
    3m 8s
    Dance Music Sound Design 102
    Lead Synths
    Lead synths are always in the sonic spotlight. This makes their sound design elements extremely crucial. Multiplier, AKA Adam Pollard, gets you the inside data for creating killer lead synth sounds in this 25-tutorial course.
  • 11. 11. Sampler Track Overview
    3m 6s
    Cubase 9 100
    What's New in Cubase 9
    Cubase 9 is here, and the developers at Steinberg have filled it with all kinds of new features. Join Cubase expert Matt Hepworth to see what the excitement is all about. Watch “What’s New” in Cubase 9 now!
  • 4. 4. Programming a Beat
    4m 30s
    Cubasis 2 101
    Make a Track in Cubasis
    Steinberg’s Cubasis 2 for iPad is like having Cubase in your pocket… or at least in your backpack. This touch-optimized music and recording app is filled with features that’ll surprise and inspire you. Learn Cubasis right now with Hollin Jones!
  • 10. 10. Beat Repeat Racks
    5m 11s
    DJing with Live 201
    DJing with Live Advanced
    DJ Kiva is back with an advanced look at DJing using Ableton Live. In this 18-tutorial live-action course, you learn how to make your “Live” set really takeoff! Kiva is quite the master, so watch and learn as he shares his DJing secrets!
  • 12. 12. Beatmapping to Create Tempo Changes
    6m 0s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 204
    Scoring to Picture Toolbox
    Scoring to picture in Logic Pro X is a great skill to have in your toolbox. There’s lots to learn. But have no fear, David Earl –the SFLogicNinja– is here to show you the way in this FastTrack™ course. Get scoring, FAST!
  • 2. 2. The Kick Drum
    4m 26s
    Dance Music Masters 113
    ATFC | House Music
    ATFC is, without a doubt, one of the biggest names in house music and we couldn’t be more pleased to have him design a course for our Dance Music Masters series! Learn from the master!
  • 14. 14. Trap Hi-Hat Patterns
    4m 21s
    Dance Music Styles 113
    Hip Hop Trap
    Hip Hop Trap, with its dark and gritty sound, has a very uniquely urban dance music vibe. We tapped the expertise of Atlanta Hip Hop producer Booker Edwards to dive into this Dance Music genre. Check it out!
  • 7. 7. Counting
    1m 39s
    Turntablism 101
    Skratching Essentials
    Turntablism is an art form. And to get good, you’ve got to learn the essential skratching techniques to become a skilled turntablist. So load up your decks, fire up your mixer, and learn to skratch with Sara Simms and deejay stutter!
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