This course demystifies Ableton Live’s physically modeled instruments. Join producer Olav Basoski as he shines his synthesist spotlight on these sound generators and brings their vast sonic features into laser focus.
What better way to learn Live’s instruments than from a top producer and remixer who uses them everyday?
That’s exactly what this collections of tutorials by EDM legend Olav Basoski is all about. He takes you through the signal flow and the controls of Analog, Collision, Electric, Operator, Simpler and Tension while all along the way, you learn about physical modeling and other kinds of synthesis. Watching this course brings you up to speed with everything you need to know about Ableton’s suite of these instruments giving you the info you need to design the sounds and timbres that add that extra sonic sheen to your tracks and performances.
So sit back. Click play and become one with these amazing instruments! And while you're here, be sure to check out our entire amazing selection of Live and Push courses.
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Section 1: Section 1: Exploring Analog & Collision
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A Spooner wrote on June 4, 2015
This is really good course that covers almost all the instruments and their parameters in Live.
I've been using Live for a while now and there were a couple of instruments I had never looked into.
The ones that aren't covered in this course are covered in Olav's other courses in great detail.
Recommended watching for all Live users!
eric lewin wrote on May 17, 2015
ba all the way around totally recommend this course!!! It ia extremely informative...
110dB wrote on February 16, 2015
I think this course is awesome because he shows the Instruments of Ableton Live. Thank You Olav!
Brock wrote on February 11, 2015
This Ableton Instruments review tutorial is exactly what I needed as someone who just started using Live 9 and Push in the last couple weeks. Would recommend this streamlined class to anyone who doesn't have years of synthesizer experience or sound design experience.
110dB wrote on January 30, 2015
Thank you macProvideos for this Course! I give 5 Stars / 5 Stars! Its very Helpful!
Zekagiu wrote on January 1, 2015
A good rundown of the instruments... I was excited to see Olav was teaching this course. He is very knowledgeable and no b.s. like if he doesn't like something he'll just say it. So when he says this or that is a great feature... it really is. He's clear and concise when he describes what he's doing. And he makes some funny comment every once in a while so you don't fall asleep!
Thomas wrote on September 5, 2014
Very good course. All the parameters where explained very well. Althought the course might have little bit longer...
SA wrote on August 4, 2014
Very nice overview of the Ableton Suite instruments. Gets right to the point of clearly explaining what's happening in each one.
Atiliai Satoafaiga wrote on June 30, 2014
The instructor speaks very clearly and slow enough to understand. I also like the circle around the pointer so that I know exactly what he is clicking and where he is on the screen.
Dan wrote on February 23, 2014
Great course for getting familiar with the tools of this software. It clearly show you the power of the built in tools that can easily get users new to music production and audio engineering started in the right direction.