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  • 1. 1. Introduction and Setup
    5m 14s
    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.
  • 3. 3. Audio Setup
    5m 0s
    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!
  • 2. 2. MIDI Basics
    5m 21s
    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!
  • 9. 9. MIDI Setup
    1m 44s
    MPC 2 Software 101
    MPC Software Explored
    AKAI’s acclaimed music-production software, MPC 2, is a great and easy to use tool for music producers. Learn this creative audio production system with trainer and producer Alex Solano!
  • 2. 2. Connecting Your Blocks and Setting Up
    5m 37s
    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.
  • 2. 2. Getting Started with MIDI
    3m 9s
    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!
  • 19. 19. Setting Up Elements
    4m 5s
    After Effects CC 301
    After Effects for Editors
    Now that you know your way around Adobe After Effects CC, you’re ready to dig deeper. Learn essential workflows and techniques every editor should know in this 26-tutorial course by Adobe expert Kevin P McAuliffe.
  • 16. 16. Working With The Crop Tools
    1m 43s
    Lightroom CC 201
    Advanced
    Hollin Jones is back with an Advanced course on Adobe’s Lightroom CC. Join him as he shares tips and tricks to dramatically improve your workflow.
  • 12. 12. Multiple Scopes and Workspaces
    4m 6s
    Final Cut Pro X 107
    Intro to Color Correction
    Apple’s Final Cut Pro X offers lots of powerful color grading features. Learn to use them with editor, colorist and certified trainer Iain Anderson!
  • 11. 11. Assigning Controls
    5m 50s
    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.
  • 18. 18. Harmony Mod Wheel and Pitch
    2m 47s
    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!
  • 2. 2. Posture and Keyboard Setup
    2m 36s
    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!
  • 2. 2. Sample Location and Installation
    4m 3s
    Superior Drummer 3 101
    More Killer Drums
    Toontrack’s Superior Drummer 3 is a major upgrade! Learn how to use the world’s most comprehensive drum production tool in this course by master trainer Matt Vanacoro!
  • 32. 32. Parameter (Synth|Sampler)
    1m 8s
    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.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 24s
    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!
  • 2. 2. New Studio Menu
    2m 35s
    Cubase 9.5 101
    Cubase 9.5 Explored
    Steinberg’s Cubase 9.5 is here! Explore all the new features and improvements in this 21-tutorial course by product specialist Matthew Loel T. Hepworth.
  • 2. 2. Pro Tools Session Setup
    6m 6s
    Pro Tools 302
    Mixing EDM in Pro Tools
    Are you looking to improve your Pro Tools mixing chops? Watch this in-depth 2-hour+ tutorial course by Alex Solano, and learn pro mixing workflows, strategies and tips and tricks to make your EDM mixes sound great anywhere!
  • 8. 8. Control Change | CC
    1m 45s
    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.
  • 2. 2. Installing Max
    2m 57s
    Ableton Live FastTrack 402
    Max For Live Video FX
    Max for Live offers limitless possibilities … and it’s not just about audio! Watch this course by Ableton Live expert Thavius Beck, and see what it can do for video!
  • 6. 6. Configuring Your Software
    3m 45s
    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.
  • 3. 3. The Essential Preferences
    2m 19s
    Adobe Audition CC 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Audition CC is Adobe’s audio pro-level audio editing and restoration software. Get a jump-start on this very capable DAW in this Absolute Beginner’s guide!
  • 8. 8. Ensemble Setup
    3m 49s
    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!
  • 13. 13. Setup of Timelines for Delivery
    6m 20s
    Premiere Pro CC 102
    Working in the Timeline
    Now that you know how Adobe Premiere Pro CC works, it’s time to get a handle on the specifics. This next course zooms in on the Timeline, explaining all the tools and techniques you need to know. Learn Premiere Pro CC now!
  • 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.
  • 9. 9. Adjusting the Default Interface setup
    3m 52s
    Premiere Pro CC 101
    Get Started Now!
    Adobe’s Premiere Pro CC video editing software is now the default industry standard. For an editor, this is the main tool of the trade. Learn Premiere the right way in this 27-tutorial course by professional editor, Kevin McAuliffe.
  • 2. 2. Equipment Requirements
    2m 34s
    Live 9 410
    Looping With Live
    With live looping, it's possible to create a full arrangement in real time, right in front of your audience or in the studio. In this course, Ableton Certified trainer DJ Kiva reveals everything you need to know to become your own one-man band using Ableton Live!
  • 2. 2. Setting Your Preferences
    3m 15s
    Pages 201
    Pages Advanced
    Apple’s Pages is a full-fledged desktop publishing app with lots of power under the hood. Join Apple expert Matt Vanacoro in this Pages Advanced course, and take your desktop publishing skills to the next level.
  • 10. 10. Playback Setup
    10m 56s
    Elektron 103
    Octatrack Dynamic Sampling
    Elektron’s Octatrack is a hardware sampler on steroids! And no one is better than electronic performer Thavius Beck to explain the ins and outs of this incredible sound-mangling machine. Watch this course to become an Octatrack master.
  • 2. 2. Equipment Requirements
    1m 8s
    Performing with Live 202
    From Studio to Stage
    Ableton Live is so much more than a studio tool… it’s the perfect software for live music performers. In this course, DJ Kiva reveals everything you need to know to to bring your music from the studio to the stage!
  • 19. 19. Electribe 2 with a Computer
    2m 36s
    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!
  • 17. 17. Setting up Multi-Cam Editing
    6m 27s
    Premiere Pro CC 105
    Advanced Techniques
    This Premiere course is designed to take your video editing skills to the next level. Join Premiere expert Kevin McAuliffe as he shares advanced tips and trick that will dramatically improve your workflow.
  • 2. 2. Online Automation
    4m 38s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 103
    Automation Tools and Techniques
    Automation in Logic Pro X is deep, integrated and powerful. In this laser-focussed,15-tutorial FastTrack™ course, by Logic “Ninja” David Earl, you get some of the best advanced Logic automation tips available. Watch and learn!
  • 3. 3. Project Setup
    3m 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!
  • 4. 4. Setting Up Battle Style
    0m 34s
    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!
  • 2. 2. External Gear & Audio Interface Setup
    3m 32s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 304
    Auto Sampling with MainStage
    Auto-Sampling in Logic? Yes, but you’ve got to use AutoSampler in MainStage to do it! Turn your favorite hardware and software synths into velocity-layered Logic Pro EXS24 instruments now, by watching this FastTrack™ course!
  • 13. 13. Track Assistant I
    4m 57s
    Neutron 101
    Mixing with Neutron
    Neutron, iZotope’s latest mixing channel strip, is here, and so is this essential 15-tutorial course, led by audio expert Joe Albano. Dive in now, and see how this new iZotope plugin will intelligently assist you with your mixes!
  • 14. 14. OSC 3 & Noise Modulating Pitch
    5m 53s
    Minimoog 101
    Minimoog Model D - Explained and Explored
    The Minimoog Model D is back and we’ve created this course to show you what’s new, what’s the same and how this updated version of this classic, 70s synth works! So learn everything about the Minimoog with Rishabh Rajan.
  • 4. 4. Controller Set-up
    2m 44s
    DJing with Live 101
    DJing with Live Essentials
    Ableton Live is the DAW for DJs. But where do you begin? What setup techniques and skills do you have to master? No worries because this introductory course by the acclaimed DJ Kiva explains it all! Learn from the best: DJ Kiva!
  • 6. 6. Smart Controls
    6m 56s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 203
    Drum Machine Designer
    Logic Pro X’s Drum Machine Designer fuses the best of hardware beat boxes with the power of LPX’s Drummer technology. If you make electronic music, then this FastTrack™ course, by Booker Edwards, is essential learning!
  • 2. 2. Overbridge Setup
    5m 35s
    Elektron 101
    Overbridge & RYTM
    Elektron’s Analog RYTM and Overbridge Fuse hardware and software into a powerful beat making, live performance workstation... and here’s the awesome Thavius Beck to show you how to make it all happen!
  • 7. 7. Drums with Synth Parts
    4m 24s
    Circuit 201
    Novation Circuit - Advanced Circuitry!
    Now that you know your way around Novation Circuit, it’s time to get into some Advanced Circuitry! Dive deeper into Circuit as Thavius Beck expertly shares his electronic music knowledge in this 20-tutorial course.
  • 9. 9. Step Editor Automation
    9m 40s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 202
    Xtreme MIDI Techniques
    Logic Pro is known for its high-end MIDI features. In this Xtreme MIDI Techniques FastTrack™ course, expert trainer, Booker Edwards, explores and explains them all. Propel your MIDI chops to the Xtreme… FAST!
  • 7. 7. Sound Checks
    6m 25s
    Audio Mistakes 109
    10 Common Vocal Recording Mistakes
    Recording vocals is hard because there are so many chances to make HUGE mistakes! This is why it’s a great topic for our popular Audio Mistakes series! Let US make the mistakes so YOU don’t have to!
  • 1. 1. Welcome to the Kronos
    1m 24s
    Kronos 101
    Kronos Essentials
    The Kronos is the king of Korg keyboards. Used by top performers, like Dream Theater’s Jordan Rudess, the Kronos generates a massive universe of sound when you learn how to use it. So, learn the Kronos now!
  • 1. 1. MIDI Setup
    2m 27s
    Studio One 103
    MIDI Explained and Explored
    In this 22-tutorial course, trainer Gary Hiebner unpacks all the Studio One MIDI tools and techniques you absolutely need to know. Watch this course to expand your PreSonus Studio One MIDI knowledge base!
  • 20. 20. Hardware Sample Prep
    3m 16s
    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. Player Basics
    2m 16s
    Reason FastTrack 301
    Performing with Player Devices
    One of the most exciting new features in Reason is the introduction of Player Devices. So Mo Volans created this FastTrack™ course to teach you everything about these cool MIDI FX as fast as possible. Why wait?! Learn them now!
  • 7. 7. Microphone Setup
    2m 54s
    Dance Music Masters 112
    Danny Kirsch | Topline Vocal Production
    One of the most important features of any great dance music track is the “top line” otherwise known as the “vocal line”. Watch legendary dance music producer, Danny Kirsch, create and produce his signature top line tracks in this in-action course.
  • 3. 3. Setting Up your Audio Device
    2m 54s
    Studio One 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    PreSonus Studio One 3.2 is here and so is trainer Gary Hiebner with this very comprehensive Absolute Beginner's Guide. Get a jump start on this full-featured DAW in this 25-tutorial course.
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