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  • 1. 1. Intro
    1m 39s
    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!
  • 7. 7. Classic VCA
    3m 37s
    Logic Pro X 203
    Logic's Compressors
    Apple’s Logic Pro X comes with a complete set of killer compressors. In this 11-tutorial course, Joe Albano explains every inch of Logic’s bundled compressors!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 26s
    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!
  • 11. 11. RePitch
    2m 2s
    Ableton Live 10 103
    Audio Essentials
    Ableton Live is one of the best DAW for manipulating audio creatively. Learn all the essentials to recording, warping and processing audio with Ableton Live in this course by producer and trainer Rishabh Rajan!
  • 1. 1. Welcome
    1m 25s
    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.
  • 20. 20. Talkbox Controls
    1m 57s
    VocalSynth 2 101
    VocalSynth Explained and Explored
    iZotope’s VocalSynth 2 is here and so is our star trainer Rishabh Rajan to explain you how this cool new plugin works! Check out VocalSynth 2 here and see what it can do for you!
  • 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!
  • 17. 17. Adding Modulators
    10m 2s
    Bitwig Studio 2 202
    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!
  • 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!
  • 12. 12. Vocal Effects Steering Wheel
    2m 25s
    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!
  • 12. 12. Radical Piano Overview
    3m 50s
    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!
  • 7. 7. The Drum Synths
    4m 54s
    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.
  • 14. 14. Pads
    5m 50s
    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!
  • 7. 7. Hard sync
    7m 0s
    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!
  • 11. 11. Classic Distortion Circuit
    5m 6s
    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!
  • 1. 1. Course Overview
    0m 39s
    Dance Music Sound Design 106
    SFX
    Multiplier is back with another Dance Music Sound Design course. This time, he shows you how to design amazing sound effects that will bring your productions to the next level!
  • 13. 13. LFO and Classic LFO
    6m 35s
    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 Trainer Thavius Beck gives a detailed tour of these amazing new devices!
  • 5. 5. Heating Up the Elements
    4m 46s
    Ableton Live FastTrack 301
    Distortion
    Ableton Certified trainer Timo Preece is onboard to share his valuable workflows and production tips for Live’s saturation and distortion FX. Learn how to harness the power of these FX in this 15-tutorial FastTrack™ in-action course.
  • 1. 1. Erica Synths - New Synth Modules
    10m 6s
    NAMM 2017: Friday At NAMM
    Friday January 20th at NAMM 2017
    7 videos showcasing gear from leading audio manufacturers including Korg, Erica Synths, Universal Audio, and IRCAM.
  • 19. 19. Preverb
    4m 57s
    Dance Music Sound Design 103
    Vocals
    This next course in our exclusive Dance Music Sound Design series jumps right up to the top. It’s all about vocals. Multiplier AKA Adam Pollard is back with this “top line” course to show you some killer vocal tips!
  • 6. 6. Arranging Synth Parts
    4m 18s
    Dance Music Masters 115
    Disfunktion | Big Room
    Michael Tielemans is a true Dance Music Master. His signature, funky sound is loved by fans the world over. In this Dance Music Masters “Big Room” course he opens up his secret production black book and reveals his EDM tips and tricks.
  • 19. 19. OBXD: Emulating a Legend
    3m 19s
    Audio Plugins 101
    10 FREE Synths (That You Can't Live Without)
    There's a world of FREE synths out there that most producers don't know, haven't explored or taken the time to learn. Here's a course covering 10 of trainer G.W. Childs' favorites! See what these FREE synths can do for you!
  • 19. 19. Plugin Programs
    3m 21s
    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. The Roland Juno 106
    2m 37s
    Roland Boutique 101
    JU-06 Explained and Explored
    The Roland JU-06 is a small package with a gigantic amount of synthesis power! In this collection of tutorials, you learn all the features of what this reimagined JU-106 has hidden behind its retro-future front panel. Get ready to synthesize!
  • 7. 7. Multi-Mode Rack
    7m 30s
    Live 9 306
    10 Killer Simpler Sampler Tips
    When Ableton expert and live performance artist, Thavius Beck, offers up some Simpler Sampler tips, everybody’s got to quiet down and listen! See how Thavius deploys the features of Live’s latest version of Simpler in this FastTrack 10 Tips course!
  • 11. 11. An Electronic Approach
    3m 26s
    Cubase 8 209
    Advanced Scoring Workshop
    This Cubase scoring course takes your scoring to picture techniques to the next level. Join trainer Hollin Jones as he explains some advanced scoring tools that’ll make your game, TV or film scoring workflow even more efficient.
  • 18. 18. Layering Synths
    2m 6s
    Dance Music Masters 202
    Miro Pajic | Inside Info
    In this course, dance music producer Miro Pajic shares his arsenal of club-crushing rhythm track production techniques. Watch, listen, learn and then employ Miro’s “Inside Info” in your electronic music tracks.
  • 31. 31. Gypsy Guitars
    7m 27s
    EastWest 103
    EastWest 103: Tools for Film, TV & Games
    Is there a better collection of tools for scoring film, TV and games than EastWest? And now, with Composer Cloud, is there anything more affordable?! Join David Earl as he explores and explains these libraries in the context of composing music for all media.
  • 15. 15. The New Simpler
    1m 35s
    Ableton Live 9.5
    New Features
    Live 9.5 is here with a lot of new stuff! The most interesting of which are some Max For Live synths, a new Simpler sampler and the cool filter models. Join Ableton trainer Rishabh Rajan as he takes you on a tour!
  • 20. 20. Musical Parts
    3m 44s
    Live 9 305
    Dance Music Styles Demystified
    In this Ableton Live course, legendary producer Olav Basoski demystifies several dance music genres from House to Trance. See how they're similar and what makes them unique, in this 28-tutorial dance music exposé.
  • 19. 19. Adding Textures: Pt. 1
    4m 19s
    Cubase 8 108
    Score to Picture
    Composing music to picture is an essential skill to master. This introductory course covers the basics of working with video in Steinberg’s Cubase. Learn these skills and begin scoring now in this 24-tutorial, Hollin Jones course.
  • 3. 3. Designing the Chord Synth Sound
    2m 20s
    GarageBand 301
    Make EDM
    GarageBand with its array of powerful synths, Drummer and MIDI tools is a great DAW for EDM production. Learn EDM and GarageBand at the same time in this 23-tutorial course by producer Rishabh Rajan!
  • 6. 6. Pro-C Controls II
    4m 20s
    FabFilter 201
    Pro Series Plugins
    Nobody makes audio plugins like FabFilter. And there’s nobody better suited to teach them than our very own Joe Albano. This course explains the Pro Series FX bundle and shows it in action!
  • 2. 2. Characteristics of Modern Pop Guitar
    4m 0s
    Guitar Production 101
    Pop Arranging Explored
    Great sounding guitar parts don’t happen all on their own. There’s a lot of musical techniques that you can deploy to ensure that the parts all work together and sound their best. That’s what this course is all about!
  • 9. 9. Kick, Snare Weight & Impact
    6m 10s
    Maschine 2.0 301
    Production Tips and Tricks
    Liam O’Mullane (a.k.a.The Sound Tutor) is back with some power-user tips and tricks for Native Instruments’ Maschine. So power-up your Maschine production chops with this expert 23-tutorial course!
  • 8. 8. Extreme Air EQ
    3m 38s
    Logic Pro X 301
    Supercharged Processing
    Supercharge |ˈso͞opərˌCHärj| [verb] Definition: To infuse your Logic Pro tracks with an abundance of energy, power and emotion. Mo Volans shows you how it's done!
  • 17. 17. The Place of Design in Our World
    2m 58s
    Graphic Design 101
    What Makes A Designer
    What is design? Who developed the universal visual concepts that designers have successfully deployed for centuries? These important questions and more are answered in this 20-tutorial journey by design historian and expert Mark Gatter.
  • 2. 2. Jazz History - Part 1
    3m 22s
    Music Theory 201
    Jazz Theory Explored
    Jazz tonalities influence all kinds of music from Pop to EDM. Discover how these colorful musical techniques work and learn how they’re constructed in this 34-tutorial Jazz Theory course by Gregg Fine...
  • 23. 23. Synths in Groups
    4m 1s
    Maschine 2.0 101
    Maschine 2.0 Explored
    Maschine 2.0 software is here and it’s better and more powerful than ever! See what’s new and how Maschine now integrates seamlessly with the Native Instruments Komplete family of instruments. It just might change your life!
  • 26. 26. Advanced Metering - Part 1
    2m 42s
    Pro Tools 11 100
    New Features Explored
    This FREE 40-tutorial course reveals, explores and explains all of the new and noteworthy features introduced in Avid's Pro Tools 11. Get up to speed in a hurry and find out what makes PT11 the best Pro Tools ever...
  • 12. 12. Alternative Ideas
    6m 50s
    Live 9 406
    Dubstep Production
    Creating Dubstep requires both advanced technical skills and wild imagination. In this advanced production course, The Sound Tutor takes you on a sonically-rich journey to the center of Dubstep production using Ableton Live.
  • 15. 15. Using Hardware Drum Synths
    5m 7s
    Reason 7 301
    Advanced MIDI Workshop
    Reason 7 is deep into MIDI Madness. Watch as Reason specialist Mo Volans take you into the depths of Propellerheads' latest version of Reason and its expanded, enhanced and supercharged internal and external MIDI features.
  • 22. 22. Techniques for Capturing Keyboards
    5m 41s
    Cubase 7 103
    Engineers/Producers Toolbox
    As a producer and engineer, you need to learn how to harness Cubase 7's array of production tools. In this course, you learn how to track everything from drums to vocals as Matt brings you into the studio and records an original track from start to finish.
  • 7. 7. Loading Synths and Instruments
    4m 28s
    Native Instruments 305
    Maschine Mk2: Track Construction
    Native Instruments’ Maschine is both a live performance controller and a powerful studio creative instrument. This course lasers in on how to build a complete studio track from start to finish using the amazing Maschine.
  • 8. 8. Samplers Are Synths Too
    8m 6s
    Reason 7 405
    Twisted Sound Design
    Reason wizard Mo Volans takes you deep inside the world of synthesis and plunges you into the dark underworld of Twisted Sound Design in this exploration of advanced sonic techniques...
  • 7. 7. EQ-ing the Synths
    8m 0s
    Live 9 401
    Mixing & Mastering Toolbox
    Olav Basoski is a mixing maestro. Watch and learn as he shows how to deploy the mixing and mastering tools in Ableton Live 9’s extensive virtual toolbox!
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  • 18. 18. Serious Music
    2m 13s
    Music Business 103
    Performance Royalties and PROs
    If your music is played on the web, or performed on TV or radio, then you —as the composer and/or publisher— can collect money for those performances. How? Learn everything you need to know about P.R.O.s in this course by our own Dr. Paul!...
  • 24. 24. Chorus and Flanger
    6m 35s
    u-he Diva 101
    Diva Demystified
    u-he Diva is a hungry synth! Hungry to produce the most retro synth sounds of the not-so-distant past. Dig into this deep, Dinosaur Impersonating Virtual Analog synthesizer with synthesist, Rishabh Rajan, and see how you can bring the sounds of the past rushing back to the present!...
  • 19. 19. Star Drums
    3m 49s
    Digital Performer 8 201
    MachFive 3 Unleashed
    MachFive 3 —MOTU’s massive, mothership of a sampler— is full-featured and very deep! But have no fear because MOTU software consultant Matt Vanacoro is here to demystify it! So get ready to learn MachFive 3 faster than the speed of sound in this inspiring 29-tutorial course!...
  • 3. 3. Setting Up a Virtual Instrument
    2m 14s
    Reaper 103
    MIDI, Instruments and Plugins
    Composer/producer Gary Hiebner is back with a deep course on Reaper’s powerful MIDI implementation. So if you make music using MIDI, check it out!
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