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  • 9. 9. Recording an Instrument Track
    4m 22s
    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. Bass
    5m 59s
    Ableton Live 10 402
    New Max Devices in Action
    The Ableton Live Suite quietly includes a whole new range of powerful Max for Live devices. Learn to get creative with some of the most interesting M4L effects and instruments in this course by certified trainer Noah Pred!
  • 7. 7. Amp Designer Overview I
    4m 23s
    Logic Pro X 205
    The Distortion Plugins
    Logic Pro X has a bunch of distortion plugins and it’s hard to know, at first glance, just what flavor of distortion they actually produce. No worries, Joe Albano is here to explain them all in this in-depth course!
  • 2. 2. Saving Presets and Recording
    4m 42s
    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.
  • 12. 12. Accompaniment
    3m 24s
    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!
  • 15. 15. Record Arm
    3m 46s
    Logic Pro X 102
    Recording and Editing Audio
    Apple’s flagship DAW lets you record everything from solo instruments to full multitrack live bands and orchestras. Join certified Logic trainer Booker Edwards in this course, and master the powerful audio recording and editing features of Logic Pro X!
  • 5. 5. MIDI Setup
    4m 48s
    Studio One 4 101
    Quick Start Guide
    Studio One 4 is PreSonus’ latest and greatest music production software. Get a thorough introduction to this powerful DAW in this quick start guide by trainer and producer Joshua Carney!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 47s
    Pro Tools 102
    Recording and Editing MIDI
    Do you want to get up to speed with Pro Tools’ powerful MIDI features? Delve deep into the MIDI side of AVID’s Pro Tools in this course by expert trainer Joe Albano, and become a Pro Tools MIDI master!
  • 14. 14. Lead Instruments
    6m 4s
    Dance Music Styles 116
    Dub
    Dub music is all about good vibes, and so is the course by producer and multi-instrumentalist DJ Kiva! Watch it, learn, and get inspired to get your music to a higher level!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 8s
    Komplete 201
    Komplete's Mixing Plugins
    Native Instruments Komplete comes packed full of synths and sample libraries, but it also includes a host of great sounding mixing plugins! Join legendary producer Olav Basoski in this course, and see and hear how he mixes one of his track with Komplete!
  • 15. 15. Software Instrument Track
    5m 24s
    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!
  • 18. 18. External MIDI Instruments
    3m 54s
    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!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    2m 14s
    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!
  • 19. 19. Spectrogram III - Creative Applications - Sound Design
    2m 12s
    Audio Concepts 203
    Advanced Metering
    Audio meters are invaluable tools when it comes to audio recording, mixing, mastering and repair, but they can be somewhat difficult to fully understand. So join audio expert Joe Albano in this advanced Audio Concept course, and learn the ins and outs of audio metering!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    0m 59s
    Komplete 11 101
    Komplete's Synths Explored
    Native Instruments Komplete 11 is a must-have for every electronic musicians and producers. Join Native Instruments Product Specialist Matt Cellitti in this course, and learn how to get the most out of Komplete’s flagship synthesizers.
  • 1. 1. Virtual Instrument | VI
    1m 38s
    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.
  • 18. 18. Glove Hacking with Brain Jr.
    2m 58s
    Controllerism 101
    Making Music With Game Controllers
    Did you know that joysticks and gamepads can make awesome MIDI controllers? Learn how in this course with “the Godfather of Controllerism", Moldover!
  • 9. 9. Console | Mixer | Board | Desk
    1m 41s
    AudioPedia 107
    Editing and Signal Flow
    The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This seventh installment is about Editing and Signal Flow.
  • 10. 10. Pangea World Instruments
    3m 49s
    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!
  • 1. 1. What is Maschine?
    1m 1s
    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.
  • 17. 17. Overview of TRIP
    5m 46s
    Cubase 9 201
    HALion Sonic SE Revealed
    Many Cubase users are unaware of how powerful Steinberg’s HALion Sonic SE really is. But they will ... after watching this course by Steinberg Product Specialist, Matthew Loel T. Hepworth!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 26s
    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.
  • 20. 20. Squeaky FX with Extreme Pitch Modulation
    4m 44s
    Dance Music Sound Design 306
    SFX Advanced
    From epic impacts to white noise sweeps, sound effects are an essential part of any EDM track. Expand your synthesis techniques with these advanced FX sound design tutorials by our dance music expert, Multiplier!
  • 5. 5. Looped Envelopes and Sequenced Modulation
    6m 36s
    Dance Music Sound Design 305
    Pads Advanced
    Pads are a key arrangement texture for all kinds of music... and especially dance music. Join Adam Pollard ,AKA Multiplier, to learn the advanced art of pad creation… and your EDM tracks will thank you.
  • 8. 8. Making Sidechaining Easier
    4m 26s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 302
    10.3x Workflow Tips
    SfLogicNinja David Earl is back with lots of little-known, Logic insider tips guaranteed to speed up your Logic workflow. Watch this laser-focussed, 18-tutorial course, and learn how to work faster with Apple’s Logic Pro X.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    0m 52s
    Maschine 201
    10 HOT TIPS (that you can't live without)
    Maschine is deep! In this course, Native Instruments Product Specialist Matt Cellitti digs deeper into Maschine and shares his favorite tips and tricks with you.
  • 7. 7. Preloaded Content
    4m 35s
    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.
  • 12. 12. M/S Instruments & Vocals
    2m 55s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 303
    M/S Processing in Logic Pro
    The new Dual Mono & Mid/Side options introduced in Apple's Logic Pro X 10.3 open up a whole new world of mixing possibilities. Join audio expert Joe Albano in this highly focussed FastTrack™ course, and learn everything about M/S processing in Logic.
  • 6. 6. Vintage Electric Piano Tweaks
    5m 29s
    GarageBand 202
    GarageBand to Logic Pro
    Apple's GarageBand is an amazing tool for beginners, but sooner or later, serious music makers will think of making the jump to Logic Pro. If that’s your case, this course is specifically made for you!
  • 12. 12. Right Zone
    3m 8s
    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.
  • 9. 9. Instrument Tracks
    8m 3s
    Studio One 104
    Workflow Essentials
    Having a good workflow is key to saving time and boosting productivity. In this course, audio expert Alex Solano shares workflow strategies to help you unleash the full power of PreSonus Studio One.
  • 1. 1. Elektron Digitakt
    6m 35s
    NAMM 2017: Thursday At NAMM
    Thursday, January 19th at NAMM 2017
    8 videos showcasing gear from leading audio manufacturers including Teenage Engineering, Elektron, Dave Smith Instruments, PreSonus and Roli.
  • 3. 3. Pitch
    4m 21s
    Dance Music Sound Design 102
    Lead Synths
    Lead synths are always in the sonic spotlight. This makes their sound design elements extremely crucial. Multiplier, AKA Adam Pollard, gets you the inside data for creating killer lead synth sounds in this 25-tutorial course.
  • 1. 1. Welcome
    1m 51s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 113
    Vintage Electric Piano
    Logic Pro's Vintage Electric Piano allows you to dive in and modify every aspect of its digital model. Learn how to roll your own virtual electro-acoustic sounds in this laser-focused FastTrack™ course by Logic expert Booker Edwards.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    0m 49s
    Maschine Jam FastTrack 101
    Jam Essentials
    Native Instruments’ Maschine Jam is designed for sequencing and track building. It outputs MIDI so you can even use it with your favorite DAW! NI expert Matt Cellitti designed this FastTrack™ course to get you “jamming” FAST!
  • 15. 15. Incorporating MIDI Instruments
    4m 15s
    DJing with Live 201
    DJing with Live Advanced
    DJ Kiva is back with an advanced look at DJing using Ableton Live. In this 18-tutorial live-action course, you learn how to make your “Live” set really takeoff! Kiva is quite the master, so watch and learn as he shares his DJing secrets!
  • 1. 1. Intro To Maschine Jam
    3m 48s
    Lecture By Matt Cellitti
    Maschine Jam First Look
    Native Instruments Product Specialist Matt Cellitti provides an overview of Maschine Jam's best new features, delivered on the day that the product was released to the world!
  • 13. 13. Sampling Software Instruments
    3m 12s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 304
    Auto Sampling with MainStage
    Auto-Sampling in Logic? Yes, but you’ve got to use AutoSampler in MainStage to do it! Turn your favorite hardware and software synths into velocity-layered Logic Pro EXS24 instruments now, by watching this FastTrack™ course!
  • 11. 11. Looking at Mikro Prism
    3m 3s
    Audio Plugins 101
    10 FREE Synths (That You Can't Live Without)
    There's a world of FREE synths out there that most producers don't know, haven't explored or taken the time to learn. Here's a course covering 10 of trainer G.W. Childs' favorites! See what these FREE synths can do for you!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    0m 40s
    FORM 101
    NI FORM Explored and Explained
    FORM is one of the killer new instruments in the Komplete 11 collection and Matt Cellitti is here to show you how to get the most out of it! There’s lots to show, so sit back and learn Native Instruments' FORM with Matt!
  • 5. 5. Multi-Timbral Instruments
    4m 20s
    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!
  • 10. 10. Virtual Channels
    5m 21s
    Universal Audio 201
    Learn The Mix Console
    Universal Audio’s Mix Console software is the heart and soul of any UA-based system. But, like any console, it has complexities that must be mastered to get the most out of it. Watch this course and see how The Mix Console works!
  • 14. 14. Presence XT
    4m 47s
    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!
  • 3. 3. Gain Confusion
    6m 47s
    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!
  • 8. 8. I/O Gain vs Effect Gain
    5m 12s
    Audio Mistakes 107
    10 Common Signal Flow Mistakes
    When you insert a plugin into your DAW, that insertion is actually a connection. That’s signal flow. Making poor connections can destroy an otherwise great track. Let US make the signal flow mistakes so YOU won’t have to!
  • 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!
  • 7. 7. Virtual Drummer Tracks
    4m 31s
    GarageBand for iOS 101
    Explained and Explored
    GarageBand is the most popular music creation app in the world! Watch this iOS GarageBand course to see the exciting new Live Loops features and lots more with trainer Matt Vanacoro!
  • 10. 10. Singing Bowl Instrument
    4m 53s
    Sound Design 102
    Capturing the Sound of Berlin
    Join sound designer Timo Preece as he sonically explores Berlin’s abandoned structures while recording a plethora of unique sounds. Then, see how he transforms the audio in his DAW as builds an amazing sound library!
  • 19. 19. Retrologue 2 Overview
    4m 18s
    Cubase 8.5
    20+ Hot New Features
    Cubase 8.5 is here and so is specialist Matt Hepworth to take you through 20-plus of his favorite new features. So whether you're upgrading or starting anew, this course will get you up-to-date with all the cool new stuff!
  • 1. 1. Course Introduction & Orientation
    3m 30s
    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!
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