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  • 28. 28. Step Editor GM Drum Kit Sequencing
    2m 48s
    Logic Pro X 103
    Recording and Editing MIDI
    MIDI is the heart and soul of Apple’s Logic Pro X. Learn to master Logic’s extensive MIDI features in this course by recording engineer, musicians and MIDI expert Joshua Carney!
  • 4. 4. Convert Drums to MIDI
    4m 13s
    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!
  • 8. 8. Beats
    4m 21s
    Ableton Live 10 103
    Audio Essentials
    Ableton Live is one of the best DAW for manipulating audio creatively. Learn all the essentials to recording, warping and processing audio with Ableton Live in this course by producer and trainer Rishabh Rajan!
  • 16. 16. Impresser on Drums
    2m 27s
    Antelope Audio 102
    Classic Compressors
    Antelope’s classic compressors are authentic recreations of the most sought-after hardware compressors available on the market. See and hear these hardware-based effects in action with mix engineer and audio producer Alex Solano.
  • 18. 18. Editing Multitrack Drums
    4m 32s
    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!
  • 15. 15. Modulating Drum Loops
    3m 27s
    Logic Pro X 202
    The Step FX
    Introduced in Apple’s Logic Pro X 10.4, Step FX is a powerful new plugin capable of creating rhythmic modulation and gating effects. Learn this multi-effects inside out with trainer, producer and composer Joshua Carney!
  • 12. 12. Velocity For Drums
    1m 43s
    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. Reason Drum Kits
    6m 26s
    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.
  • 4. 4. The Selig De-Esser
    4m 36s
    Reason Rack Extensions 103
    Mixing and Mastering Rig V3 - Explored
    Reason’s Mix and Mastering Rig bundle is an exclusive collection of pro mixing and mastering Rack Extensions. In this updated course for V3, producer Mo Volans explains and shows all those amazing REs in action!
  • 1. 1. Boom 808 Percussion Synth
    3m 36s
    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.
  • 8. 8. Groups within Groups
    1m 50s
    Ableton Live 10 100
    What's New in Live 10
    Ableton Live 10 is packed with all kinds of cool new toys and features. Ableton Certified trainer Rishabh Rajan is here to show you just what all these new goodies can do in this What’s New course. Oh, by the way it’s FREE from us to you!
  • 12. 12. MatrixBrute Beats
    4m 54s
    MatrixBrute 201
    Advanced Synthesis
    Arturia’s MatrixBrute truly offers limitless possibilities. Thankfully, synth expert Marc Doty is back with an advanced look at this very complex instrument. Join him, and dive deeper!
  • 1. 1. What's Inside Superior Drummer 3
    1m 31s
    Superior Drummer 3 101
    More Killer Drums
    Toontrack’s Superior Drummer 3 is a major upgrade! Learn how to use the world’s most comprehensive drum production tool in this course by master trainer Matt Vanacoro!
  • 7. 7. Basic Drum Balance
    6m 28s
    Pro Tools 302
    Mixing EDM in Pro Tools
    Are you looking to improve your Pro Tools mixing chops? Watch this in-depth 2-hour+ tutorial course by Alex Solano, and learn pro mixing workflows, strategies and tips and tricks to make your EDM mixes sound great anywhere!
  • 17. 17. MIDI Drum Kit
    1m 40s
    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.
  • 7. 7. The Drum Synths
    4m 54s
    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.
  • 12. 12. Neutrino
    6m 10s
    Neutron 2 101
    Mixing With Neutron 2
    iZotope Neutron 2 is here and so is this essential 20-tutorial Neutron companion course! Join audio expert Joe Albano, and learn about Neutron’s innovative features, including the Visual Mixer, Tonal Balance Control and more.
  • 4. 4. Drum Gadgets
    3m 33s
    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!
  • 1. 1. Course Overview
    0m 34s
    Dance Music Sound Design 304
    Drums Advanced
    Now that you know the basics of designing drum sounds, it’s time to get deeper. In this advanced dance music sound design course, EDM expert Adam Pollard delivers a wealth of innovative tools, tips and inspiration to help you design killer beats.
  • 4. 4. Clip Envelopes
    7m 5s
    Ableton Live FastTrack 304
    The Art of Drum Programming II
    In this 2nd, and more advanced, course of The Art of Drum Programming, Ableton Live Certified DJ Kiva reveals creative techniques for editing and manipulating beats. Watch this course, and get deep into the art of beat making!
  • 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.
  • 5. 5. Demo Projects
    2m 52s
    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.
  • 10. 10. M/S Drums
    4m 13s
    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. Sound Locks
    7m 50s
    Elektron 102
    Analog Four Explained and Explored
    Elektron’s Analog Four is a wild beast of a synth! Learn how to tame it in this 24-tutorial course/video manual by synth expert and electronic music performer Thavius Beck.
  • 9. 9. Drum Machine Designer
    6m 13s
    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!
  • 6. 6. Pattern Build
    4m 48s
    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!
  • 12. 12. Quantizing Live Drums
    5m 22s
    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. Course Overview
    1m 2s
    Dance Music Sound Design 104
    Drums
    In this drum-centric, in-action course, you learn how to make the best-sounding, room-shattering beats. So sit back, put in your earbuds and get ready to be awakened to the world of EDM drum and beat sound design.
  • 5. 5. Heating Up the Elements
    4m 46s
    Ableton Live FastTrack 301
    Distortion
    Ableton Certified trainer Timo Preece is onboard to share his valuable workflows and production tips for Live’s saturation and distortion FX. Learn how to harness the power of these FX in this 15-tutorial FastTrack™ in-action course.
  • 4. 4. 1073 on Drums
    4m 56s
    Universal Audio 202
    Neve Complete Bundle Explored
    Rupert Neve designed and built legendary mix consoles. Why were they so revered? Because the circuitry was infused with depth, airiness and clarity. UA has recaptured this legendary sound in the Neve® Complete Bundle. See what it's all about!
  • 4. 4. Programming a Beat
    4m 30s
    Cubasis 2 101
    Make a Track in Cubasis
    Steinberg’s Cubasis 2 for iPad is like having Cubase in your pocket… or at least in your backpack. This touch-optimized music and recording app is filled with features that’ll surprise and inspire you. Learn Cubasis right now with Hollin Jones!
  • 5. 5. One Drop
    4m 44s
    Studio One 304
    Mixing Roots Reggae
    Mixing Roots Reggae with Alex Solano is here! In this course mix master Alex breaks down and builds back up a Roots Reggae track. Sit in with him as he explains his mixing secrets using Presonus Studio One.
  • 17. 17. Hard Pan Percussion
    3m 28s
    Dance Music Styles 112
    House
    What is House music? What are its sonic elements? Why does it sound distinctive from other dance music genres out there? How do you produce it? Find the answers in this Dance Music Styles course by Adam Pollard.
  • 11. 11. Neutrino
    6m 6s
    Neutron 101
    Mixing with Neutron
    Neutron, iZotope’s latest mixing channel strip, is here, and so is this essential 15-tutorial course, led by audio expert Joe Albano. Dive in now, and see how this new iZotope plugin will intelligently assist you with your mixes!
  • 18. 18. Mixing Triplets with Sixteenths
    5m 41s
    Dance Music Styles 111
    Bass House
    How many Dance Music styles are there out there? Well, you’ll find out because Multiplier will likely cover them all! Join Adam in this exploration of Bass House and add this genre to your dance music arsenal. Produce Bass House now!
  • 4. 4. 1176 on Drums
    4m 40s
    Universal Audio 203
    UA Classic Compressors
    If any company knows compression it’s Universal Audio (UA). They practically invented it! This UA in-action course explains and explores compression and shows you how these classics work! So sit back and learn compression with engineer Alex Solano.
  • 5. 5. Using Your Own Samples
    3m 1s
    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!
  • 18. 18. Drumstrip
    6m 8s
    Solid State Logic 101
    SSL Duende Native
    Solid State Logic (SSL), with its long history of superior pro audio products, now has their famous “sound” available in a collection called Duende Native. See what these SSL plugins can do for you in this 26-tutorial course.
  • 6. 6. Basic Beat
    4m 29s
    Dance Music Styles 109
    Tech House
    Making Tech House is hot! And with so many electronic dance music styles, all with their subtle stylistic variations, it's hard to know just where to begin! Start here, with Multiplier, to get the inside info of the what, why and how of Tech House.
  • 7. 7. Drums with Synth Parts
    4m 24s
    Circuit 201
    Novation Circuit - Advanced Circuitry!
    Now that you know your way around Novation Circuit, it’s time to get into some Advanced Circuitry! Dive deeper into Circuit as Thavius Beck expertly shares his electronic music knowledge in this 20-tutorial course.
  • 7. 7. Percussion
    3m 32s
    Dance Music Styles 108
    Techno
    Multiplier, AKA Adam Pollard, is back with a new, Techno-centric, Dance Music Styles course. Study this collection of 21-tutorials to learn the sonic secrets of this dark, future-driven, electronic music genre.
  • 31. 31. Programming Drums
    6m 1s
    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!
  • 6. 6. Percussion
    5m 25s
    Dance Music Styles 107
    Tropical House
    There’s all kinds of House music. But there’s only one Tropical House and Adam Pollard, AKA Multiplier, is here to shed some sunshine on this particularly mellow style. See what “Trop” House is all about in this multi-tutorial course.
  • 8. 8. Distort Anything
    4m 54s
    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!
  • 1. 1. Intro to Circuit & Grooveboxes
    3m 0s
    Circuit 101
    Novation Circuit Explained and Explored
    Novation Circuit is a standalone, groove-based beat box that’ll inspire and delight your electronic musical muse! Check out this course, by the amazing Thavius Beck, and be on your way to Circuit, synth-beat paradise!
  • 19. 19. Inappropriate Kick
    3m 14s
    Dance Music Styles 106
    Electro
    What is Electro? What are its essential ingredients? What makes it different from other dance music genres? Find out now in this Dance Music Styles course by Adam Pollard.
  • 9. 9. Phased-Locked Audio
    8m 10s
    Logic Pro FastTrack 201
    Advanced Audio Editing Tips
    This Logic Pro FastTrack™ course exceeds the audio editing speed limit! Booker Edwards reveals some amazing tips that’ll supercharge your audio workflow. So buckle-up and get ready to learn… Fast!
  • 13. 13. Programming Kicks & Snares
    3m 53s
    Dance Music Styles 105
    Glitch Hop
    Glitch, with its chopped-up audio, is sonically inspiring. And Hip Hop, with its swing and jazz/R&B influence, has a musical soul like no other kind of dance music. Fuse them together and you’ve got Glitch Hop. See how it’s produced now!
  • 7. 7. Percussion
    4m 41s
    Dance Music Styles 104
    Drum and Bass
    Electronic dance music producer Adam Pollard –AKA Multiplier– is back with an exclusive look at the Drum and Bass dance music genre. Find out what DnB is all about, and how to create it, in this essential Dance Music Styles course.
  • 5. 5. Recording Touch Drums
    5m 45s
    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!
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