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    Logic Pro X 10.4.5
    What's New in Logic 10.4.5
    Apple has released Logic 10.4.5, and Steve H. is here with all the details. Watch this FREE course to learn what’s new!
  • 19. 19. Virtual Tape
    3m 38s
    Audio Concepts 107
    Analog Tape Recording
    Analog tape was once the most important medium for audio recording and mixing, and it’s now regaining popularity with many engineers and artists. Learn about the history and science of magnetic tape and learn how to work with this medium in this course, by audio expert Joe Albano.
  • 5. 5. Drum Tracks
    2m 48s
    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!
  • 8. 8. After Effects Keying Tools
    3m 58s
    After Effects CC 105
    Keying Essentials
    To work efficiently with Adobe After Effects, you need to know about keying. Learn all about this compositing technique in this course by Adobe expert Kevin P McAuliffe, and take your compositing work to the next level!
  • 9. 9. Track States & Plugin States
    3m 20s
    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.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    5m 7s
    Pro Tools 202
    More Plugins Explored
    The Avid Complete Plugin Bundle gives you access to a vast collection of legendary compressors, EQs, guitar stompboxes, and other powerful effects. See and hear these plugins in action and learn how to get the best out of them in this course, by Pro Tools expert Joe Albano.
  • 13. 13. Integrating Digital & Analog
    3m 47s
    Audio Concepts 106
    Audio and MIDI Signal Flow
    Signal flow is essential knowledge to understand ANYTHING about AUDIO. This Audio Concepts course by Joe Albano, designed for musicians, engineers and producers, teaches you everything about the "ins and outs" of audio and MIDI signal flow. Watch it now!
  • 23. 23. Automating Plug-in Parameters
    4m 29s
    Studio One 4 104
    Mixing and Automation
    PreSonus Studio One includes all the tools you need to create that pro-sounding mix, and then some! Join mixing engineer and educator Joshua Carney in this course to learn the art and science of mixing with Studio One 4.
  • 4. 4. The Standalone App
    2m 11s
    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!
  • 24. 24. Creating a Rough Mix and Exporting
    6m 36s
    Studio One 4 103
    Recording and Editing Audio
    PreSonus Studio One 4 is an amazing DAW for recording audio. Join educator and audio engineer Joshua Carney in this course to master all audio recording and editing features included in Studio One!
  • 3. 3. Mastering Processors
    2m 37s
    Pro Tools 105
    Mastering Essentials
    Mastering is an art, and Avid Pro Tools offers a wide range of plugins, perfect for any mastering tasks. Dive in this course to learn the subtle art of mastering with experienced engineer Joe Albano.
  • 4. 4. Redesigned Channel Strip
    6m 28s
    Cubase 10 100
    What’s New in Cubase 10
    Good news Cubase users… Steinberg has released version 10 of their popular DAW! Watch this FREE course now to learn the top new features!
  • 23. 23. Recording & Editing Automation
    6m 28s
    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.
  • 13. 13. IPC & Relay
    3m 30s
    iZotope Insight 2 101
    Gaining Insight
    In this iZotope Insight 2 video manual by audio expert Joe Albano, you learn how to deploy all of Insight’s visualization tools to get the “insight” you need to understand exactly what’s happening, technically, in your audio tracks. Whether it’s loudness compliance, phase issues, frequency distribution, metering or any kind of advanced audio troubleshooting, this in-depth, workflow-based Insight 2 video manual explains it all!
  • 19. 19. Master plugins
    4m 19s
    Logic Pro X 401
    Art of EDM - Big Room
    Want to produce dance music with Apple’s Logic Pro X? Watch this course by legendary producer Olav Basoski and discover how to create one of the "biggest" EDM subgenres around: Big Room!
  • 2. 2. Version Comparison
    1m 33s
    FL Studio 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    FL Studio is one of the most popular DAW around! And now at version 20, it’s finally available as a 64-bit native application for the Mac. Learn this music production in this course by trainer and music producer Rishabh Rajan!
  • 3. 3. RX7 & the DAW
    4m 8s
    iZotope RX 7 301
    RX 7 - The Unofficial Video Manual
    The industry standard for audio repair just got better… iZotope’s RX 7 is here! Learn to repair, enhance, and restore damaged audio in this in-depth course by master trainer Joe Albano!
  • 23. 23. Using Roli Instruments as Plugins
    3m 1s
    Roli Blocks 101
    Making Music with Blocks
    ROLI’s Blocks are expressive modular instruments that can be combined to suit your musical needs. Join Matt Vanacoro in this hands-on course, and discover how to get the most out of these beautiful music-making devices.
  • 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!
  • 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!
  • 7. 7. Designing Reverbs
    4m 43s
    Ableton Live 10 401
    Advanced Track Production
    House legend Olav Basoski is back with another Ableton Live 10 course! Watch him create an old-school House track right before your eyes, and learn lots of pro techniques along the way.
  • 19. 19. Dynamic Plugins
    3m 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!
  • 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.
  • 12. 12. Direct Offline Processing
    6m 44s
    Cubase 9.5 101
    Cubase 9.5 Explored
    Steinberg’s Cubase 9.5 is here! Explore all the new features and improvements in this 21-tutorial course by product specialist Matthew Loel T. Hepworth.
  • 13. 13. I/O | i/o
    0m 59s
    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.
  • 3. 3. Premiere's Mixer and Plugins
    2m 55s
    Adobe Audition CC 201
    Premiere/Audition Workflows
    Adobe’s Creative Cloud applications are designed to work seamlessly together. Watch this course by audio expert Hollin Jones and learn how Audition can take your Premiere projects to the next level!
  • 2. 2. Plug-Ins For Your DAW
    4m 21s
    Ozone 8 101
    Mastering Toolbox
    iZotope Ozone 8 is here, and so is this in-depth Mastering Toolbox by our expert trainer Matt Hepworth. Watch this course now and learn all features and modules of this invaluable mastering suite!
  • 4. 4. Standalone, Plugin, and Libraries
    3m 43s
    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.
  • 8. 8. The Effects Rack
    4m 57s
    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!
  • 8. 8. Feedback Network Effect
    3m 49s
    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!
  • 13. 13. Unintended delay
    2m 51s
    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. Working with Plugin Latency
    1m 50s
    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.
  • 10. 10. Using Gadgets in Your DAW as Plugins
    1m 16s
    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. RX 6 and the DAW
    3m 55s
    RX 6 Advanced 301
    The Unofficial Video Manual
    iZotope’s RX 6 is here and so is master trainer Joe Albano with an in-depth look at every module included in the RX Advanced collection. Join him in this course, and learn how to repair, enhance, and restore damaged audio you thought was unrecoverable.
  • 22. 22. Using Third-Party Plugins
    2m 21s
    iZotope RX 6 101
    Musician's Toolbox
    Today's musicians record their music anywhere and everywhere… but not always in the best conditions. In this in-action course, audio expert and musician Matt Hepworth explains how to use the standard version of iZotope RX 6 to fix all kinds of common audio issues.
  • 5. 5. Dual Mono & M/S
    3m 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.
  • 8. 8. Inserts vs Event FX
    5m 27s
    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. Welcome
    1m 25s
    Softube 101
    The Classic Channel Strips
    Swedish company Softube are well known for their remarkably accurate emulations of classic analog hardware. In this course, join audio engineer Alex Solano as he reveals how to bring analog warmth and character to your mixes using Softube’s powerful and flexible plugins.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 41s
    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!
  • 9. 9. Undo/Redo History
    2m 51s
    Cubase 9 100
    What's New in Cubase 9
    Cubase 9 is here, and the developers at Steinberg have filled it with all kinds of new features. Join Cubase expert Matt Hepworth to see what the excitement is all about. Watch “What’s New” in Cubase 9 now!
  • 5. 5. Synth Bass Parts
    3m 21s
    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!
  • 26. 26. Applying Processing
    3m 12s
    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!
  • 11. 11. Using Plugins
    3m 55s
    Dance Music Masters 113
    ATFC | House Music
    ATFC is, without a doubt, one of the biggest names in house music and we couldn’t be more pleased to have him design a course for our Dance Music Masters series! Learn from the master!
  • 8. 8. Echoes of Valhalla
    2m 20s
    Audio Plugins 102
    10 FREE FX Plugins (That You Can't Live Without)
    Did you know that there are some really useful FREE audio plugins out there waiting for you to download? There are, and G.W. Childs has picked out several of his favorites to show you what they do and how they work!
  • 13. 13. Delay Mix Automation
    3m 38s
    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.
  • 4. 4. Instantiating & Testing Autosampler
    3m 36s
    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!
  • 6. 6. Introducing Free Alpha
    3m 32s
    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
    1m 39s
    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.
  • 12. 12. Plug-ins
    2m 44s
    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!
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