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    Keying Essentials
    To work efficiently with Adobe After Effects, you need to know about keying. Learn all about this compositing technique in this course by Adobe expert Kevin P McAuliffe, and take your compositing work to the next level!
  • 5. 5. The Mighty Punch BDRE
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    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.
  • 2. 2. MIDI Controller Setup
    3m 5s
    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!
  • 10. 10. Keyboard Splits and Fades
    3m 51s
    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!
  • 2. 2. Mouse and Modifier Keys
    4m 28s
    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.
  • 9. 9. VCA Modes
    3m 44s
    Moog Grandmother 101
    Explained and Explored
    The Grandmother is a powerful 2-oscillator monophonic semi-modular analog synth from Moog. Join expert trainer Rishabh Rajan to get the wisdom and inspiration you need to make the most out of this new (but already venerable) synth!
  • 18. 18. Recording Vocals
    6m 47s
    Studio One 4 103
    Recording and Editing Audio
    PreSonus Studio One 4 is an amazing DAW for recording audio. Join educator and audio engineer Joshua Carney in this course to master all audio recording and editing features included in Studio One!
  • 6. 6. Takes to Layers
    5m 41s
    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.
  • 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!
  • 10. 10. MIDI Controller Setup
    2m 49s
    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!
  • 31. 31. EQ and Compression on Keys
    4m 34s
    Logic Pro X 104
    Mixing & Automation
    Apple’s Logic Pro X includes all the tools, plugins and features you need to create pro mixes. Watch this 55-tutorial course by audio engineer and certified trainer Joshua Carney, and learn to get solid and pro-sounding mixes with Apple’s Logic Pro X!
  • 6. 6. Why AE Acts the Way It Does
    4m 11s
    After Effects CC 103
    Working in the Timeline
    In this course, trainer Kevin McAuliffe covers more essential techniques to get you up to speed with Adobe’s After Effects CC. Watch and learn to create realistic looking animation faster than you thought possible!
  • 3. 3. Recording
    4m 56s
    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!
  • 16. 16. Sequencing Layers
    6m 22s
    After Effects CC 102
    The Essentials
    Learn the essential skills you need to work efficiently with Adobe After Effects. Join expert trainer Kevin P McAuliffe as he shows you how to streamline your workflow, and get your work done faster and better!
  • 15. 15. Keyboards and Hardware Synthesizers, Percussive Material
    4m 2s
    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!
  • 8. 8. Breaking down edited clips
    4m 2s
    After Effects CC 101
    Let's Get Started
    Adobe After Effects CC is the industry-standard animation and creative compositing app. Join Kevin P. McAuliffe in this course, and start creating motion graphics with After Effects CC!
  • 4. 4. Introduction to Layers
    4m 33s
    Affinity Photo 101
    The Beginner's Guide
    Affinity Photo offers advanced photo editing tools at a very affordable price. Learn how to use this professional software with trainer and photographer Iain Anderson!
  • 5. 5. Complex Oscillator
    4m 23s
    Arturia V 103
    Buchla Easel V Explored
    Arturia’s Buchla Easel V is a faithful emulation of Don Buchla’s iconic semi-modular instrument that was introduced in the early 1970s. Watch this course, and take a ride on the “west” side of synthesis with sound designer Rishabh Rajan!
  • 8. 8. Custom Color Shortcuts
    5m 18s
    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!
  • 3. 3. The Basic User Interface
    1m 51s
    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.
  • 5. 5. The Mighty Punch BDRE
    4m 38s
    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.
  • 5. 5. Finding the Right Pitch with Harmony Slots
    2m 43s
    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!
  • 1. 1. What Keyboard for Producers Means
    2m 3s
    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. The Preview Pad
    1m 58s
    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!
  • 8. 8. Grain Oscillator
    5m 56s
    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!
  • 11. 11. Velocity Zones | Velocity Layers
    1m 50s
    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.
  • 4. 4. Creating New Layers
    4m 20s
    Premiere Pro CC 104
    Titling & Graphics
    Expert trainer Kevin P McAuliffe is back with a course on creating titles and credit rolls with Adobe Premiere Pro CC. Watch it, and give your titles that professional look!
  • 12. 12. MIDI Controller
    0m 56s
    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.
  • 4. 4. Tuning, Phase & Shape Modulation
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    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!
  • 11. 11. Keyboard Mode and Arpeggiator
    6m 32s
    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.
  • 2. 2. A Tour of the Hardware
    3m 39s
    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.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    0m 51s
    Behringer 101
    DeepMind 12: Explained and Explored
    Behringer's DeepMind 12 offers a lot of sonic possibilities at a very attractive tag price. As the name suggests, this synth is deep, so dive into this inspiring course, and see what Behringer’s DeepMind synths are all about!
  • 19. 19. Scoring with Kontrol
    3m 42s
    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!
  • 11. 11. Adjustment Layers
    3m 42s
    Premiere Pro CC 103
    Working with Effects
    Effects are a big part of any video production. Join Adobe Premiere expert and editor Kevin McAuliffe to learn all the tools and to start adding transitions, effects and even color correction to your video projects now!
  • 11. 11. Keyboard Shortcuts Settings
    5m 55s
    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.
  • 13. 13. Chromatic Mode
    7m 16s
    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!
  • 15. 15. Keygroups & Naming Tracks
    3m 54s
    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.
  • 4. 4. Connections
    1m 2s
    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.
  • 4. 4. Keyboard Buttons
    1m 16s
    volca 106
    volca fm Explored
    FM synthesis was a major turning point when it was popularized in the 1980s, and now it’s back in a small but powerful form: volca fm. Electronic artist G.W. Childs is here to show you everything you need to know about this amazing little box!
  • 2. 2. Locating Media
    4m 1s
    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. Basic Equipment Setup
    2m 17s
    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.
  • 7. 7. MIDI Setup/Keyboard Splits
    7m 48s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 114
    Vintage B3 Organ
    The Vintage B3 Organ is one of the best Hammond and Leslie emulations ever created… and it comes bundled in Logic Pro X! But to get the most out of it requires a bit of learning. Here’s Booker Edwards to show you the way!
  • 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!
  • 2. 2. Overview
    1m 47s
    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.
  • 18. 18. Keygroup Layers
    6m 56s
    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!
  • 11. 11. Chaining Player Devices
    2m 37s
    Reason FastTrack 100
    Reason 9 New Features
    Reason 9 is here, and so is Hollin Jones with this FastTrack™ dive into its hot new features. Learn about Player Devices, Pitch Editing (and correction) and Audio to MIDI bouncing in this laser-focused, 15-tutorial FastTrack™course!
  • 8. 8. Distort Anything
    4m 54s
    Audio Mistakes 108
    10 Common Distortion/Saturation Mistakes
    Distortion and saturation, when misused or poorly executed, can ruin a production just as easily as they can warm it up! That’s what inspired Joe Albano to create this course! Let US make the mistakes so YOU don’t have to!
  • 5. 5. Subclipping B-Roll
    2m 31s
    Media Composer 301
    Long Format Workflows
    Working in longer formats requires some very specific techniques. Get essential long-form video-editing tips for your editing toolbox in this AVID Media Composer course led by expert editor Kevin McAuliffe.
  • 1. 1. Enter the Players
    3m 20s
    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!
  • 18. 18. Taking your Settings with You
    3m 11s
    Media Composer 201
    Advanced Techniques
    In this course, trainer Kevin McAuliffe explains some of the more sophisticated tools and techniques in Avid’s Media Composer software. Learn to integrate After Effects and Pro Tools workflows, transcoding, multicam and more!
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