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    5m 13s
    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.
  • 14. 14. Resampling THRU Machines
    5m 14s
    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.
  • 18. 18. Using Retro Machines
    2m 58s
    Kontakt 101
    Beginner's Guide
    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!
  • 3. 3. Making a Template
    7m 11s
    Elektron 203
    Octatrack MKII Advanced Sampling
    The new and improved Octatrack MKII is much more than a sampler. Learn how to use this sound-mangling machine to its full potential with our Elektron expert, Thavius Beck!
  • 45. 45. Re-Strings Explored
    5m 38s
    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.
  • 53. 53. Jackbox 909 Overview
    2m 41s
    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.
  • 14. 14. TR 909 Sounds
    3m 56s
    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
    1m 33s
    Elektron 206
    Elektron 206 - Analog RYTM MKII: Beats and Samples
    Elektron’s Analog Rytm MKII is here, and it now features sampling capabilities. Learn all about this powerful groovebox with Elektron specialist Thavius Beck!
  • 1. 1. Course overview
    0m 52s
    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!
  • 9. 9. System Exclusive | SysEx
    1m 20s
    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.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 21s
    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.
  • 19. 19. Multi Channel Drum Machine
    3m 24s
    Bitwig Studio 2 301
    Exploring CVs and MIDI
    A big feature introduced in Bitwig Studio 2 is the ability to control external gear via MIDI and CV. This course, by Bitwig Certified Trainer Thavius Beck, shows you how Bitwig Studio 2 can become the pulsing heart of your hardware/software studio!
  • 3. 3. Track Machines
    8m 11s
    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.
  • 16. 16. Pattern Chaining
    2m 6s
    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!
  • 10. 10. The Drum Machine
    6m 12s
    Bitwig Studio 2 -101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Bitwig Certified Trainer, 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 Trainer show you the way!
  • 2. 2. Destroying Drums with Hysteresis
    2m 45s
    Audio Plugins 102
    10 FREE FX Plugins (That You Can't Live Without)
    Did you know that there are some really useful FREE audio plugins out there waiting for you to download? There are, and G.W. Childs has picked out several of his favorites to show you what they do and how they work!
  • 4. 4. Drum Machine Designer
    5m 3s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 301
    David Earl's 10 Top Logic Tips
    In this FastTrack™ course, SfLogicNinja David Earl dives deep into his Logic Pro X bag of tricks and offers up 10 of his top secrets! These are right out of David’s personal LPX “black book” so get ready to expand your Logic brain!
  • 1. 1. Welcome
    1m 40s
    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!
  • 10. 10. Impact
    6m 30s
    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!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    4m 17s
    Slate Digital 101
    Slate Digital Explained and Explored
    Slate Digital is one of the premiere creators of digital audio plugins. In this 30-tutorial course by audio expert Mark Struthers, you dive deep into 8 of their most popular plugin FX. Watch, listen and learn the world of Slate!
  • 8. 8. Storing Patterns
    1m 31s
    volca 104
    volca sample Explored
    It's time to learn the Korg volca sampler. Electronic artist G.W. Childs is back with a 22-tutorial “explained and explored” course that’ll teach you everything! We’ve taught you keys, beats and bass… so now get ready to sample!
  • 2. 2. Overview & the Sync-Ro-Nizer
    3m 39s
    Reaktor 6 103
    Ensembles Explored
    Did you know there's a bunch of FREE synths that are available for Native Instruments’ Reaktor? Devour this 27-tutorial course as synthesist Rishabh Rajan explores and explains 9 of his favorite factory Ensembles.
  • 3. 3. Drum Programming
    2m 27s
    Dance Music Masters 110
    Billy Dalessandro | Sonic Combustion
    Billy Dalessandro is an electronic music artist with his own, unique voice. In this Dance Music Masters course he plunges you deep into his musical world explaining his sonic vision and how he creates his killer dance music masterpieces.
  • 14. 14. Drum Replacement Can Change Everything
    4m 17s
    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.
  • 3. 3. Preparing Songs for the Live Set
    2m 33s
    Dance Music Masters 103
    Marc Smith | Live Performance
    How do you prep your original tracks for a live set? Marc Smith, one half of Safeword and Coalition of the Killing, shows you how to dissect and ready them for improvisational stem-based performance in Ableton Live.
  • 28. 28. Drum Machine: Triggered
    6m 59s
    Reaktor 6 102
    BLOCKS Explored
    What are Blocks? They are a patchable collection of elegant, pre-made Reaktor 6 synth modules that enable you to build your own virtual, modular, eurorack synth. Learn all about Blocks right here with Matt Cellitti.
  • 2. 2. Drum Sounds: The Drum Machine Designer
    1m 13s
    Logic Pro X 408
    The ART of Deep House
    Deep House –with its funk, jazz, soul, Chicago vibe– is at its heart American born electronic dance music. Get the inside info on how this style music is newly reborn and created in this exclusive Logic Pro X, Olav Basoski course!
  • 17. 17. Retro Machines & Kontakt Sampling
    6m 49s
    Maschine 2.3
    New Features Explored
    Maschine 2.3 is full of new features, instruments, processing options and also some cool unexpected surprises. Matt Cellitti is here to show you what this update is all about!
  • 19. 19. MIDI Drum Basics
    10m 12s
    Cubase 8 102
    Songwriters/Musicians Toolbox
    This musician-focused Cubase 8 course is designed to help you generate ideas and get them into Cubase as fast as possible. Take a ride with Matt Hepworth as he shows you all the cool inroads for making music with Cubase!
  • 5. 5. Drum Machine Designer Intro
    4m 24s
    Logic Pro X
    10.1 In-Depth
    Apple’s Logic Pro X 10.1 is deep. There are so many new and unpublished features that we created this 35-tutorial, 2+ hour course to explain them all. So here’s the ninja David Earl to show you everything he’s uncovered!
  • 2. 2. Drum Machine Designer
    1m 16s
    Logic Pro X
    10.1 New Features: Explored
    Wow! Apple has packed a lot of new features and enhancements into this Logic Pro X 10.1 release. Join sflogicninja, David Earl, in this FREE first look, as he dives into some of the hottest new additions.
  • 28. 28. Machine Guns & Robins
    8m 46s
    Orchestration 301
    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.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 9s
    Liquid Rhythm 101
    Beat Immersion
    Liquid Rhythm by WaveDNA is a MIDI drum editor and virtual arranger that can intelligently create beats. This instrument may forever change the way you make music. Learn all about it here!
  • 10. 10. Creating a Beat
    3m 6s
    Reason 8 101
    Quick Start Guide
    Reason 8 has all the tools you need to go from your initial ideas to a professional sounding track! In this 20-tutorial guide, you’re off to a “Quick Start” with Reason expert Hollin Jones.
  • 1. 1. ReDrum: The Basics
    3m 32s
    Reason 8 104
    Introducing the Instruments
    Reason is known for its awesome synths and drum machines. This 22-tutorial course, by expert Hollin Jones, gives you an in-depth introduction to these cool instruments! Start making music now!
  • 4. 4. Beat Machine
    2m 50s
    Kontakt 302
    Advanced Instrument Design
    This advanced instrument design course, by Scott Freiman, gives you the knowledge to unleash the programming power in Native Instruments' Kontakt. Learn how to create the Kontakt instrument you've always dreamed of!
  • 20. 20. Using Beatmachine
    3m 22s
    Kontakt 301
    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.
  • 9. 9. Glitch with Fracture
    9m 25s
    Live 9 408
    Producing Glitch
    Chop it. Distort it. Stutter it. Then put it all back together again and make music. That's what Glitch music is all about. Join electronic musician Rishabh Rajan as he explains how to do Glitch in Ableton Live.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 6s
    FXpansion
    DCAM: Synth Squad Demystified
    DCAM Synth Squad by fxpansion combines 3 modeled synths and a super deep layering tool into an insanely powerful bundle. Sound complicated? Well, it isn’t because you’ve got the exceptional synth guru Matt Vanacoro here to demystify it. Check it out!
  • 24. 24. Enabling Time Machine
    1m 48s
    OS X Mavericks 102
    Getting Organized!
    Tired of endlessly searching for those hard to find files? See how Apple’s OS X Mavericks gives you tons of tools to easily locate, categorize, manage and backup every file on your hard drive!
  • 3. 3. The Step Sequencer
    4m 19s
    FL Studio 101
    Introducing FL Studio
    FL Studio 11 is here and so is power-user Andrew Aversa with his in-depth introductory look at what makes this innovative DAW tick...
  • 19. 19. Drum Machines
    7m 32s
    Logic Pro X 404
    The ART of EDM
    Do you want to learn EDM? Would you like to learn it from one of the coolest dance music producers on the planet? Who doesn’t?! Well, sit back and learn some amazing artistic EDM tips – and Logic Pro – from legendary musician, Olav Basoski!
  • 1. 1. Welcome
    0m 57s
    MPC 201
    Renaissance and Studio Advanced
    Now that the MPC’s controls are jammed into your brain, it’s time to put them to work and get creative! In this advanced MPC course, you learn the art of making music on Akai’s MPC Renaissance and Studio with Hip Hop producer and MPV expert Booker Edwards, Jr. leading the way…
  • 1. 1. Welcome!
    1m 24s
    MPC 101
    Renaissance and Studio Revealed
    No one knows - or teaches - the legendary MPC like the Atlanta-based Hip Hop producer and MPC power-user Booker Edwards! So hop on the Booker Edwards Express as he demystifies the hardware and software that makes Akai’s MPC Renaissance and Studio the beat-makers of choice for urban producers everywhere...
  • 21. 21. Setting Up Time Machine
    2m 3s
    For Dummies
    MacBook For Dummies
    Apple’s MacBook gives you the power to work – and play – anywhere, anytime. Get ready to master your MacBook with this friendly – For Dummies – video training course led by Apple expert Scott Freiman.
  • 11. 11. Advanced Retro Machines
    8m 6s
    Kontakt 201
    Advanced Kontakt 5
    Using Kontakt just to play back factory samples is like driving your Audi S5 in 4th gear at 25 mph. Boring! If you want to break the speed of sound, this accelerated course shows you how to put pedal to the metal and squeeze every ounce of horsepower from Native Instruments' supercharged sampler.
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  • 18. 18. Synth, Vintage and Retro Machines
    4m 40s
    Kontakt 101
    Exploring Kontakt 5
    Kontakt 5, the super-sampler from NI, is the most Komplete sampler ever designed. From its vast collections of custom instruments to your own custom sample tweakology, Kontakt brings a powerful set of tools to the sonic table. Make those tools your tools!
  • 3. 3. Kickdrum!
    5m 6s
    Live 9 304
    Making Electronic Dance Music
    House Music Legend Olav Basoski shows how he uses Ableton Live to make chart topping dance floor anthems.
  • 20. 20. The Reaper Instruments
    6m 6s
    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!
  • 35. 35. Time Machine - ""Multiple Disk"" and ""Encrypt""
    4m 17s
    Mac OS X (10.8) 101
    Mountain Lion
    Mac OS X 10.8, “Mountain Lion” is Apple’s most advanced operating system to date! Let Mac OS expert, Francesco Schiavon, show you how to "tame" this powerful new OS and make it work for you!
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