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  • 12. 12. Setting Critical Preferences
    5m 12s
    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!
  • 1. 1. Setting User and System Preferences
    3m 58s
    DaVinci Resolve 101
    Getting Started Editing
    More than a color-grading tool, DaVinci Resolve is a fully featured video editing software. Learn how to get your video project started in this course with certified trainer and editor Steve Kanter!
  • 18. 18. Setting Important Preferences
    5m 19s
    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!
  • 3. 3. Advanced Tools
    1m 33s
    Logic Pro X 101
    Essential Beginners Guide
    Apple’s Logic pro X is extremely powerful, but also incredibly deep. Learn it the right way in this beginner’s guide with Logic Certified Trainer Booker Edwards!
  • 3. 3. Saving and Autosave
    7m 1s
    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!
  • 5. 5. Preferences
    2m 13s
    Lightroom CC 101
    The Essentials
    Included in Adobe’s Creative Cloud collection, Lightroom CC is the perfect cloud-based solution for importing, organizing, editing and sharing your digital images. Learn how to work efficiently with this powerful application in this course taught by professional photographer and trainer, Hollin Jones.
  • 2. 2. MIDI Configuration
    3m 17s
    Ableton Live 10 102
    MIDI Essentials
    Ableton Live 10 is a powerhouse loaded with impressive MIDI features. Master all the essentials and more in this MIDI-focused course with certified trainer Noah Pred!
  • 22. 22. Preferences
    0m 51s
    Ableton Live 10 101
    Live 10 Quick Start Guide
    Ableton Live 10 is finally here! Don’t lose time… Watch this Quick Start course and learn how to make music right now with this amazing DAW!
  • 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.
  • 3. 3. Maschine's GUI and Preferences Explained
    7m 38s
    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.
  • 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.
  • 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!
  • 10. 10. Adjusting Common Preferences
    5m 19s
    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. Setting the Preferences
    2m 19s
    Gadget 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Gadget, Korg’s innovative all-in-one music production software is now available on the Mac. Watch this Absolute Beginner's Guide course, and learn how to capture your musical ideas with Gadget!
  • 3. 3. Equipment Set Up
    4m 44s
    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!
  • 1. 1. Production-ready Presentations
    1m 52s
    Keynote 201
    Keynote Advanced
    Now that you know your way around Apple’s Keynote, it’s time to dive deeper. Join Apple Expert Matt Vanacoro in this Advanced course, and bring your Keynote presentations to the next level.
  • 2. 2. The Preferences Menu
    3m 30s
    Numbers 201
    Numbers Advanced
    Matt Vanacoro is back with an advanced look at Apple’s iWork spreadsheet app, Numbers! Watch this course and learn how to become a Numbers wizard!
  • 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.
  • 3. 3. Equipment Set Up
    4m 56s
    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!
  • 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.
  • 25. 25. Preferences & Performance
    4m 24s
    Compressor 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Apple’s Compressor is the perfect tool to help you reduce the file size of your projects while preserving quality. In this course, Matt Vanacoro shows you everything you always wanted to know (but were afraid to ask!) about Apple’s Compressor and the theory of compression…
  • 2. 2. Overview
    2m 52s
    Roland SYSTEM-8 101
    SYSTEM-8 Explained and Explored
    We’ve been getting a lot of requests for a course/manual on the Roland SYSTEM-8 and it’s easy to see why: This little synth is killer. So we asked our synth guy and trainer, Rishabh Rajan, to develop this course. Watch it now!
  • 7. 7. Region Automation
    3m 45s
    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!
  • 6. 6. The Ribbon
    3m 3s
    WaveLab 9 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Join Steinberg expert Matt Hepworth in this 30-tutorial Absolute Beginner’s Guide and see all of the mastering power infused into this incredible audio platform. Learn Wavelab 9 now!
  • 2. 2. Media Import & Preferences
    2m 44s
    Final Cut Pro X 102
    Clips: Import & Organize
    It all starts with getting your clips into Apple’s FCPX! This course teaches you the essentials of importing and organizing your clips to make your editing workflow a breeze!
  • 11. 11. 292e & 281e Working Together
    0m 49s
    Buchla 101
    The 200e Series Modules
    The Buchla 200e electronic music modules are world-renowned. This groundbreaking course is dedicated to teach the Buchla “way” and how these unique hybrid, analog/digital modules work. Learn Buchla with Todd Barton!
  • 2. 2. Initial Preferences
    5m 17s
    Sonar 101
    Introducing Sonar
    When we decided to do an introductory course on the latest version of Cakewalk’s Sonar, we went directly to Sonar expert Mark Struthers. See this popular DAW in action and, at the same time, learn the basics in this 20-tutorial course.
  • 6. 6. Working with FX Chains
    3m 40s
    Kronos 201
    Kronos Advanced
    Now that you know you way around the Korg Kronos, Matt Vanacoro is here to take you even deeper. It’s a complex instrument, with a lot of cool features to explore. So, get ready to take your Kronos chops to the next level!
  • 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!
  • 22. 22. Recording Live into Audio Clips
    5m 56s
    Push 2 201
    Push Harder!
    Now that you're playing Push 2, get ready to push harder! This exclusive "live" performance production course by electronic artist Thavius Beck shows you how to unleash the advanced musical power of Ableton's Push 2.
  • 29. 29. Preparing to Resample Audio
    4m 15s
    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!
  • 12. 12. Pitch, Intonation & Fingering
    6m 25s
    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!
  • 12. 12. Sustained Strings, Speed & Powerful Systems
    8m 5s
    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.
  • 29. 29. iPad Integration
    3m 23s
    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.
  • 4. 4. System Configurations
    7m 28s
    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.
  • 17. 17. Level Metering I
    5m 9s
    iZotope RX 5
    Post Production Suite Explored
    The iZotope RX Post Production Suite is a set of advanced repair and restoration tools for audio post work. This “in-action”, broadcast focussed course explains how RX 5 and the other tools work together to solve everyday audio situations.
  • 5. 5. Preference Handling
    4m 46s
    Cubase 8 100
    Tutorial Sampler
    Welcome Cubase users! Create a FREE account (top right) to watch these introductory teaser tutorials selected from our Cubase courseware. Then join our learning community to unlock more courses about Cubase, synthesis, recording techniques, EDM production, music theory and more.
  • 10. 10. Pro-L Background: Operation
    8m 2s
    FabFilter 201
    Pro Series Plugins
    Nobody makes audio plugins like FabFilter. And there’s nobody better suited to teach them than our very own Joe Albano. This course explains the Pro Series FX bundle and shows it in action!
  • 3. 3. The System Menu
    4m 30s
    Omnisphere 101
    Omnisphere 2 Explored
    This 37-tutorial, introductory course explains the inner workings of Omnisphere 2. See how this massive Spectrasonics synth instrument will forever change the way you create & produce music and design sounds. Learn it now!
  • 3. 3. A Flyover of Play's UI
    4m 37s
    EastWest 101
    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.
  • 5. 5. Ideal Hard Drive Allocation
    6m 16s
    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.
  • 1. 1. What is Photos?
    2m 1s
    Photos 101
    Photos 101 - Learn Photos Now!
    Photos for Mac is Apple’s latest app for organizing, editing and sharing your library of pictures and videos. Watch this course and learn everything about using Photos on all your Apple devices!
  • 2. 2. Options, Preferences & Virtual Memory
    7m 0s
    Logic Pro X 201
    The EXS24: Sampling Explored
    The EXS24 Sampler is at the heart of most Logic Pro projects and presets. This NEW course, by Joe Albano, explains how to program and customize this timeless sampler while revealing some ESX's deepest and newest features!
  • 18. 18. Navigating Quickly in Capo
    3m 24s
    Capo 101
    Capo Explored
    Capo by SuperMegaUltraGroovy (love that name!) is software that gives you the ability to reverse-engineer audio music tracks. Yes! It analyzes audio and tells you the tempo, chord structure and much more. Check it out!
  • 2. 2. General, Project & Key Commands
    5m 6s
    Triumph 101
    Triumph: Explored
    Whenever new audio editing software is released it’s a big deal, especially one as agile and deep as Audiofile Engineering’s Triumph. Join Matt Vanacoro, in this 23-tutorial course, and see just what Triumph can do!
  • 19. 19. Global Tab: Part 1
    4m 16s
    Serum 101
    Serum: Explored
    Inject your tracks with Serum… one of the coolest wavetable synths out there! See how this slick synth will immunize your tracks against those sickly, boring, sonic contagions that everybody else is using! “Doctor” Rishabh Rajan is here to inoculate you!
  • 2. 2. Flex Tools Comparison
    7m 52s
    Logic Pro X 400
    Xtreme Sound Design
    Watch out! Logic Pro legend, Bill Burgess, is back with some amazing Logic Pro Xtreme Sound Design tutorials! Learn some insanely great tips and tricks in this incredible, outside-the-box Logic Pro X course!
  • 5. 5. Preference Handling
    4m 47s
    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.
  • 4. 4. Setting Up Loop Editor
    3m 26s
    Loop Editor 101
    Loop Editor: Explored
    The Apple Loops Utility is history. But now there’s Loop Editor! Watch and learn how this amazing software, from Audiofile Engineering, will help you make custom loops for Logic Pro X, Garageband and more!
  • 2. 2. Keyboard Shortcuts
    4m 36s
    Premiere Pro CC 102
    Editing Your Footage
    Now that you’ve got all your footage, it’s time to put it all together. Watch this course and learn how to quickly edit and share your video footage in Adobe Premiere Pro CC!
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