5. 5. The A and B-flat Clarinets
Clarinets, Saxophones and Bassoons
This orchestral wind course takes an in-depth look at the individual members of the clarinet, bassoon and saxophone families. Continue your studies of the wind section with professional orchestrator and instructor Thomas Goss!
16. 16. Program Changes
Elektron 301 - Combining Machines
With their wide range of inspiring and innovative gear, it’s no surprise that Swedish synth company Elektron has such a cult following. In this course, you learn to reach new sonic possibilities by combining the power of two Elektron units: the Octatrack MKII and the Digitone.
22. 22. All About Keyswitches
Native Instruments’ Kontakt is a powerful engine for creating and playing sampled instruments. Join NI expert Matt Vanacoro in this course, and learn to harness the industry-standard sampler: NI Kontakt 6!
8. 8. Articulation Keyswitches
Logic Pro X 10.4.2
What's New in Logic 10.4.2
Apple’s Logic Pro X 10.4.2 is here with plenty of cool new features and enhancements. Watch this FREE What’s New course by certified trainer Joshua Carney, and discover all the new goodies included in the last Logic update!
3. 3. The Basic User Interface
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.
12. 12. Keyswitching | Articulations
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.
26. 26. Managing Instances
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.
11. 11. Articulation Slots
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!
3. 3. Quicktime 7 & Telestream Switch
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.
3. 3. Sliders, Switches and Knobs
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.
17. 17. Setting up Multi-Cam Editing
Premiere Pro CC 105
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.
17. 17. Continuity in App Switcher
iOS 10 201
Even More iOS 10 Secrets Revealed
Here are more iOS secrets for your iPhone and iPad! Apple iOS guru Matt Vanacoro is back with 25 new tips that’ll change the way you interact with your Apple smart device. Get the most out of your favorite iDevice now!
11. 11. Release Stage for Envelopes
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.
14. 14. Presence XT
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!
4. 4. Drum Pts 3&4 Switching Sounds
Novation Circuit Explained and Explored
Novation Circuit is a standalone, groove-based beat box that’ll inspire and delight your electronic musical muse! Check out this course, by the amazing Thavius Beck, and be on your way to Circuit, synth-beat paradise!
7. 7. Kill EQ
AIR Creative FX 101
The Production FX
The AIR Creative FX Collection is a powerful group of audio tools that you can use to spice up any production. Available for any platform, these tools are explained and explored by AIR expert Alex Solano in this 15-tutorial course.
9. 9. Tap Tempo: Delay
Guitar Production 202
Pedalboard Setups Explored
So many pedals and not enough feet! What’s the best way to use all those amazing FX? How do you organize all those cables and power supplies? Gregg Fine has the answers to make your pedals really rock!
22. 22. Melodic Key Switches
India, by Native Instruments, is one of the most authentic-sounding, ethnic instruments in the Kontakt library. Watch this 24-tutorial course and learn every feature in this Discovery Series library's vast world of sounds.
7. 7. Layer Control
After Effects CC 101
Introduction to After Effects
What do you get when you fuse a talented artist/educator with Adobe After Effects CC? You get an AE course that is entertaining, educational and filled with creative examples. Learn After Effects with Bill Barminski!
17. 17. DAW Articulation Techniques
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.
1. 1. Introduction
Dance Music Masters 104
TILT | Falling Again - Deconstructed
Legendary hit-makers, TILT, propel you deep into the production of their new release “Falling Again.” Follow along as they deconstruct their creative process in this Logic-based production course.
4. 4. Seeing Before & After
Final Cut Pro X 107
Core Training: Color Correction Masterclass
Learn the art and craft of color correction using Apple’s Final Cut Pro X 10.2.2 in this completely new and redesigned course by videographer, editor and colorist, Iain Anderson.
6. 6. Using Pedals & Input Devices
Prophet 6 101
Prophet 6 Revealed
Rich-sounding analog electronics, enclosed in a beautiful wooden instrument, sound like a dream come true! Welcome Dave Smith’s Prophet 6! This 32-tutorial course reveals how this exciting new synth works!
6. 6. Buttons & Switches
Reaktor 6 101
Synth Building Explored
Reaktor 6 is here! And so is Brian Cass to show us what’s new and how it works! Along the way, you see how to build an instrument with Reaktor’s modules! So build a DIY synth now with Brian Cass and Reaktor 6.
22. 22. Using Keyswitches
Learn The PLAY Engine
EastWest’s world class sample libraries all share the PLAY engine technology. Watch this course to understand how you can get the most bang out of your EastWest sample libraries.
8. 8. Switching Articulations
Learn SampleTank Now
SampleTank 3.5 is full of new sounds and features that makes it the king of sample players. See how this instrument works, as explained by our star trainer Matt Vanacoro, in this 34-tutorial course.
2. 2. Working with Versions
DaVinci Resolve 105
Managing Color Grades
In this DaVinci Resolve course, by colorist Andrew Balis, you learn the art and the craft behind managing color grades across an entire project. Watch this course to add these professional skills to your color grading toolkit!
2. 2. Components, Sample Streaming & RAM
The MIDI Orchestra - Designing Templates
You need an orchestra to play orchestral music. Likewise, you need an orchestral template to play a MIDI orchestral score. This course, by Peter Schwartz, explains the technology and the craft behind designing pro orchestral templates.
11. 11. Velocity Control
The MIDI Orchestra - Enhancing Realism
Get real! Or at least get your MIDI orchestra to SOUND real! Learn the art of creating realistic orchestral MIDI mockups in this inspiring course by the one and only Peter (Ski) Schwartz.
6. 6. The Polyplex Toolbar
Radical Drum Design
Native Instruments' Polyplex, with its Twisted Tool’s design, is an unpredictable beat maker that delivers inspirational, unexpected results. Learn how to harness its random, rhythmic energy in this very non-random course!
10. 10. Project Settings for Switching Between Tracks
DaVinci Resolve 102
The Color Page & Video Scopes
Now it’s time to explore DaVinci Resolve's array of professional color grading tools. Learn the Color Page with its video scopes and monitors in this illuminating course by expert colorist Andrew Balis!
6. 6. Requirements for Handoff
OS X Yosemite 103
OS X & iOS: Working Together
With Yosemite, your Mac is now integrated with your iPhone and iPad. This is huge! Watch this course by Francesco Schiavon to see how these devices all work seamlessly together.
24. 24. Side Chaining One Beat to Another
Logic Pro X 401
Xtreme Drums & Beats
Derail Drummer... Unhinge Ultrabeat... This outrageous, 2+ hour course, by outlaw Logic adventurer Bill Burgess, takes the art of creating beats to il-Logic-al limits! Take your Logic Pro X beat making to the Xtreme!
11. 11. Hand Off
OS X Yosemite 100
What's New in OS X Yosemite
Apple’s Yosemite (pronounced yo-sem-it-tee) is the next step in the inevitable confluence of features, of OS X and iOS software. Get a mountaintop view of some of Yosemite’s dramatic landscapes in this FREE course by Francesco Schiavon.
9. 9. Finder Awareness Tools
OS X Yosemite 101
Mac Survival Skills
Survival requires preparedness! This Yosemite 101 course is designed to get you geared up to explore and conquer this new, powerful version of OS X by Apple!
23. 23. Mission Control & App Switcher
OS X Yosemite 102
The Finder Guidebook
You definitely don’t want to get lost in Yosemite! And you won’t... because Apple expert Francesco Schiavon is here to guide you through Yosemite's Finder. Learn to navigate Apple’s newest version of OS X like a pro!
25. 25. Active vs. Passive Listening
Ear Training 103
Rhythm & Listening Skills
In previous courses you’ve learned how to listen for melody and harmony. Now it’s time to zoom out and discover how to hear rhythm! This course, with its challenging listening exercises, teaches you how to hear music’s powerful pulse. Educate your ears with Gregg Fine!
3. 3. Understanding Clips
Live 9 101
This new beginner’s guide –by Ableton expert Bill Burgess– is designed to get every Live newbie up and making tracks fast! So, if you're looking to go Live, start right here, right now with this entertaining and informative course!
15. 15. Finishing Piano Jungle
Building Sampler Instruments
Did you ever wonder how Kontakt instruments are created? If so, you’ve discovered the right course! Learn everything you need to know about creating your first sample instrument in this advanced Kontakt course by Scott Freiman.
8. 8. Using Kill & Freeze
Reason 7 201
Synchronous is Reason’s new time-based FX modulator. Watch this course by expert Mo Volans as he explains how Synchronous will help you electrify your tracks!
17. 17. Keyswitching vs. Velocity Switching
Session Horns 101
Session Horns Pro Explored
Realistic sections. Authentic and natural sounding solos. That’s what this Powered-By-Kontakt e-instrument is all about! Learn Native Instruments’ Session Horns Pro and bring a “real” brass section to your next recording session!
2. 2. What's Covered in this Course
Drawing Techniques 2
Shapes… Sighting… Shading. There are many natural features that give objects their shape and form. In this 19-tutorial course, Siobhan Twomey explains how to see these features and how to get them on down on “paper.” Learn to draw what you see... with Siobhan!
10. 10. Getting Work as a Designer
Graphic Design 301
Your Portfolio and Self Promotion
Self-promotion is key to any graphic designer's success. But before you go out into the world there’s a bunch of stuff you must have in your toolbox. This course gives you everything you need to know to jumpstart your career.
22. 22. Entering Basic References
For Mac, iPhone & iPad
Learn how to be a cross-platform, multi-device number cruncher with Apple’s Numbers software on your Mac, your iOS devices and on iCloud by watching this 41-tutorial course, by our Mac and iOS expert Francesco Schiavon!
7. 7. ComboBoxes, RepeatButtons, ToggleButtons and ToggleSwitches
Windows 8 App Dev 104
Exploring XAML Controls
You’ve got your Windows Developer Account, you’ve downloaded the Windows App Developer Tools and now you’re ready to start putting together your first app. But where to start? Let expert Windows developer Colin Melia start you off right by showing you how to create and configure some basic interactive controls and start creating your user interface (UI).
8. 8. The EQ3 1-Band, Channel Strip EQ, & AIR EQ
Pro Tools 201
The Plug-Ins Explored
Pro Tools's bundled Effect Plug-ins are a huge part of the recording experience. They’re inserted on almost every channel strip when you’re tracking, mixing and mastering! In this rock-solid course – designed by audio engineer Joe Albano – they are explained and examined in great detail. Master your tools!
12. 12. Optimizing Results With Headphone Mixes
Live 9 102
Recording Audio and Audio Effects
There's an old audio saying: Garbage in, garbage out. Trash is cool, but sometimes you want that pristine, clean, pure and undistorted audio. This course, by the irrepressible sound artist Bill Burgess, explains the process of how audio is best recorded, resampled and effected in Ableton Live.
15. 15. Switching Audition Picks On The Fly
Final Cut Pro X 103
Core Training: Advanced Editing Masterclass
Final Cut Pro X is filled with great pro editing tools. Join Michael Wohl as he explains the advanced techniques and reveals ALL the new editing features packed into Apple’s flagship video editor!
6. 6. Using MIDI Take Folders
Logic Pro X 104
Core Training: MIDI Recording and Editing
Logic Pro X is a MIDI powerhouse! This MIDI-focused, introductory course by Logic expert Jonathan Perl gets you up and recording, editing and producing MIDI fast!
16. 16. Using the Impact Drum Machine - Part 1
Studio One 103
Advanced MIDI Toolbox
As a Studio One user you need know about its deep MIDI implementation. Learn to record, edit and make MIDI magic in this in-depth course featuring trainer Gary Hiebner.