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  • 4. 4. Projects
    2m 47s
    Teenage Engineering 104
    The OP-Z Explored
    Teenage Engineering’s OP–Z by is a very unique multimedia sequencer and synthesizer. Learn how to use this creative portable device in this course by synth expert Thavius Beck!
  • 5. 5. Sub Groups
    1m 57s
    FL Studio 104
    Mixing and Automation
    If you’re looking to improve your FL Studio mixing chops, look no further! This 23-tutorial course, by expert trainer Rishabh Rajan, reveals the skills YOU need for creating pro-sounding mixes using FL Studio 20.
  • 13. 13. Family Members: Soprano & Alto
    8m 11s
    Orchestration 104
    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!
  • 14. 14. Using EQ in a Mix
    6m 59s
    Pro Tools 104
    Mixing & Automation
    Pro Tools is considered be the gold standard for recording and mixing audio. Learn how to use every Pro Tools’ mixing and automation feature in this 2-hour + course by audio expert Joe Albano.
  • 8. 8. Layering with MIDI Arrangement Overdub
    4m 38s
    Ableton Live 202
    Advanced MIDI Techniques
    Ableton Live's MIDI features truly offer limitless creative potential. Get deeper into Live, and explore advanced MIDI workflows and techniques in this advanced course by artist, producer and Certified Trainer DJ Kiva!
  • 12. 12. Matching up Guitar/Instrumental Harmonies
    5m 13s
    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. Shift Buttons
    4m 20s
    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!
  • 11. 11. Humana Vocal Ensemble
    4m 14s
    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!
  • 23. 23. Phase vs Polarity
    1m 34s
    AudioPedia 106
    Microphones
    The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This sixth installment is about Microphones.
  • 15. 15. Default Mapped Controls
    2m 0s
    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.
  • 3. 3. A Quick Tour of Gadget
    5m 30s
    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!
  • 4. 4. Brass Instruments
    3m 38s
    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!
  • 8. 8. Track Alternatives - Basics
    4m 30s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 205
    Tracks and Alternatives
    Apple’s Logic Pro X offers many ways to organize, arrange and edit your tracks. Get the inside info on Logic’s track-related features in this laser-focussed FastTrack™ course by Logic expert Joe Albano, and instantly improve your workflow!
  • 8. 8. Solo/Mute Channel
    1m 40s
    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.
  • 16. 16. Button
    4m 48s
    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!
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  • 4. 4. Step Buttons
    1m 34s
    volca 105
    volca kick Explored
    If you love fat kick and bass sounds, you’ll love Korg’s volca kick. In this course, G.W. Childs gets the lowdown on this amazing little booming groovebox.
  • 4. 4. Discussion of Performance Approaches
    3m 19s
    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!
  • 7. 7. Touch Bar Integration
    2m 57s
    Motion 100
    What's New in Motion 5.3
    Motion 5.3 is here with a refreshed look and some great new features! Check out this FREE flyover course by Iain Anderson and catch up with “What’s New” in Apple’s Motion!
  • 12. 12. Dual Button Options
    2m 1s
    Roland Boutique 103
    JP-08 Explained and Explored
    The Roland Jupiter-8 was a legendary synth. Roland reinvented it with the release of the Boutique Series JP-08! So patch up with synthesis expert Rishabh Rajan as he explains and explores every knob and slider on this new, iconic instrument!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 9s
    Final Cut Pro FastTrack 101
    FCPX Touch Bar Essentials
    Touch Bar control is here for Final Cut Pro X! Check out this FastTrack™ course by Apple Certified Trainer Iain Anderson to see just how it’ll change the way you edit on your MacBook Pro. Learn the Touch Bar… FAST!
  • 10. 10. Data Entry Modes
    2m 25s
    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!
  • 15. 15. Controller Automation
    7m 5s
    Studio One 102
    Audio Explained and Explored
    Now it’s time to dive into audio in PreSonus Studio One 3. Watch this 28-tutorial course by trainer Gary Hiebner to learn essential audio tools and techniques from editing to mastering.
  • 15. 15. Shift Mode Functions
    2m 46s
    Korg minilogue 101
    The Controls Explained and Explored
    An affordable, polyphonic, analog synth. Really? Yep. That’s the Korg minilogue! If you’ve got one… learn how to work it. If you’re thinking about getting one… see it in action in this course by Matt Vanacoro!
  • 11. 11. Solo, Unison, Poly & Keyboard Settings
    3m 28s
    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!
  • 11. 11. The Audio Toolbox
    5m 44s
    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.
  • 15. 15. Pan, Mute, Solo, & Stop Clip
    2m 37s
    Push 2 101
    Explained and Explored
    Ableton’s Push 2 is here, and its integration with Live is nothing short of amazing. Push expert,Thavius Beck, is here to show you every little detail of this powerful new controller. Learn from the best!
  • 6. 6. Creating Keyboard Shortcuts
    5m 38s
    Media Composer 101
    Start Editing Now
    Whether you're a Hollywood pro or a film student/enthusiast just starting out, you will likely know about AVID’s famed Media Composer software. If you want to learn it, or learn it better, watch this course by our very own three-time North American ProMax award-winning editor and expert trainer Kevin McAuliffe!
  • 3. 3. Recording a Simple Memo
    1m 19s
    Music Memos 101
    From Memo to Master
    Apple's FREE Music Memos app is more than just a simple audio memo recorder. It's a cool tool designed to inspire your songwriting too! Learn how to capture your ideas and begin your song production in this 16-tutorial course.
  • 7. 7. The Mixer Modes
    6m 0s
    Launchpad Pro 101
    Produce and Perform
    Novation’s Launchpad Pro is a perfect controller for Ableton Live and Thavius Beck is the perfect trainer to teach it. If you already own a Launchpad, learn how to play it better. If you're thinking about getting one, watch this course now!
  • 4. 4. Step Buttons
    1m 28s
    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!
  • 7. 7. Soloing & Masking
    5m 51s
    Audio Mistakes 102
    10 Common EQ Mistakes
    “Mistakes are your best teachers.” This course examines 10 common EQ mistakes and shows you how to fix them. Let US make the mistakes so YOU don’t have to! There’s no better way to learn!
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  • 18. 18. Accessibility Features
    2m 13s
    iPhone Tips 101
    20 iPhone Secrets Revealed
    Apple’s iPhone has hundreds (maybe thousands) of secret or hidden features. In this classified course, trainer Matt Vanacoro unveils some of his favorites. Check them out, but please keep them confidential!
  • 23. 23. Sharing a Staff
    6m 42s
    Orchestration 102
    The Wind Section
    The wind section is the most colorful section of the orchestra. In this course, you learn all about the instrument families, their techniques and articulations and how to score for them. So master the winds with our favorite maestro, Thomas Goss!
  • 28. 28. Gypsy
    3m 18s
    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.
  • 4. 4. Mapping Controllers
    6m 6s
    Omnisphere 201
    Omnisphere 2 Xtreme
    Oh no…look out… Bill Burgess is back with an Xtreme look at Omnisphere 2! Bill doesn’t play by the rules and this course is no exception. So hold on tight & get ready to learn the crazy sonics that makes O2 so darn cool.
  • 10. 10. Zoom Buttons
    7m 1s
    Pro Tools 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    "Pro Tools | First" is free. And, if you’re new to Pro Tools we’ve created this Absolute Beginner’s Guide to get you started on the right “track”. So learn Pro Tools with this essential, step-by-step course by Booker Edwards.
  • 7. 7. The Content Behind the Buttons
    3m 33s
    GarageBand 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Apple’s GarageBand is a little DAW with a lot of big features. This beginner's guide course shows you where everything is, how it all works and gets you up and making music fast. So start learning GarageBand now!
  • 6. 6. Buttons & Switches
    3m 57s
    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.
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  • 5. 5. Main Page I
    4m 46s
    AEON 101
    AEON Explored
    AEON, by Heavyocity, is the go-to sound design tool used by film/game sound designers and electronic musicians alike. Watch this course and see just what this Kontakt instrument is all about!
  • 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!
  • 12. 12. Basic Controls on the Keyboard
    3m 23s
    Akai Advance 101
    Learn Akai Advance
    Akai Advance is a MIDI controller and software combination that integrates seamlessly with any plugin. Join Matt Vanacoro as he explains this keyboard and the VIP software and see how it changes the way you access and perform your virtual instruments!
  • 5. 5. Playing Patterns, Muting & Soloing
    2m 42s
    volca 101
    volca beats Explored
    Korg’s volca beats is a full-featured beat-making universe squeezed into a small, live performance rhythm machine. Watch this course, by G.W. Childs, and see how to create original and innovative beats ...with volca beats!
  • 15. 15. Template Setups, Pt. 2
    5m 25s
    Orchestration 302
    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. A Tour of the Keyboard
    3m 40s
    Komplete Kontrol 101
    Kontrol Explored
    Komplete Kontrol is a software & hardware solution for composing, performing and producing music with the Native Instruments collection of synths and samplers. This course by Matt Vanacoro explains how this technology will enhance your NI experience!
  • 34. 34. Key Editor Improvements
    1m 14s
    Cubase 8 101
    Moving Forward With Cubase 8
    With so many new features, Cubase 8 is perhaps THE most complete DAW on the planet. See what all the buzz is about in this deep, 37-tutorial course by Cubase wizard Matt Hepworth.
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  • 7. 7. Handing off Activities
    2m 47s
    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.
  • 8. 8. Power & Solo Buttons
    4m 2s
    iZotope Ozone 6.1
    Mastering Toolbox
    iZotope’s Ozone 6.1 is a formidable mastering tool packed with every kind of processor you need to master any kind of track. This course, filled with musical examples is the best way to learn Ozone. Master like a pro!
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  • 23. 23. Adding Events
    1m 55s
    OS X Yosemite 104
    Mail and Calendar Toolbox
    With OS X Yosemite, Apple has introduced many enhancements to Mail’s and Calendar’s feature-set. This 27-tutorial course is designed to help you make most of these powerful, core applications. Learn them now!
  • 2. 2. Understanding Tracks
    5m 5s
    Live 9 101
    Beginner's Guide
    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!
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