Here’s a selection of Ask.Video’s most popular sound tutorial-videos:
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    0m 41s
    FL Studio 201
    FL Studio - Sound Design Workshop
    Imagine-Line's FL Studio offers an extensive collection of synths to help you make the sounds you hear in your mind a reality. Take this class with our synthesis expert Rishabh Rajan, and bring your sound design to the next level!
  • 12. 12. Crosstalk, Retrigger, and Bleed
    4m 9s
    V-Drums 101
    V-Drums Explained and Explored
    Electronic drum kits, like the Roland V-Drums, are everywhere in modern music productions. Join trainer Matt Vanacoro in this course, and learn how to best integrate these amazing instruments in your music production setup.
  • 18. 18. Drum Sound Check and Setting Levels
    3m 45s
    Pro Tools 503
    Studio Series - Recording Drums
    Recording drums is not an easy task! Learn the skills and techniques needed to mic, record, and mix pro-sounding drums with Avid’s Pro Tools in this advanced course, by audio engineer and Pro Tools expert Joshua Carney.
  • 18. 18. Drum Sound Check and Setting Levels
    4m 4s
    Logic Pro X 503
    Studio Series - Recording Drums
    Get the knowledge and skills needed to mic, record, and mix pro-sounding drums with Apple’s Logic Pro X in this advanced course. Audio engineer Joshua Carney will show you how it’s done!
  • 9. 9. Real NYCompression
    3m 49s
    Logic Pro X 402
    EDM Production Tips
    Want to learn new EDM production tips? Look no further… Join legendary music producer Olav Basoski in this course and learn to work faster and better with Apple’s Logic Pro X!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 16s
    Massive X 101
    Massive X Explored
    After much anticipation, Native Instruments’ Massive X is finally here! Explore this introductory course by synth expert Rishabh Rajan, and learn to create the future of music… with Massive X.
  • 13. 13. Techniques
    5m 10s
    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.
  • 3. 3. OP-Z's Structure
    3m 43s
    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!
  • 48. 48. Expanse In Action
    2m 59s
    Reason Rack Extensions 102
    Synthetic Rig V4 Explored
    The new Synthetic Rig V4 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.
  • 70. 70. Red Rock Modular RE Walkthrough
    3m 14s
    Reason Rack Extensions 103
    Mixing and Mastering Rig V4 Explored
    Reason’s Mix and Mastering Rig bundle is an exclusive collection of pro mixing and mastering Rack Extensions. In this updated course for V4, producer Mo Volans explains and shows all those amazing REs in action!
  • 63. 63. Soundiron Granada Quick Tour
    5m 45s
    Reason Rack Extensions 101
    Backline Rig V4 Explored
    Reason’s Backline Rig V4 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 Propellerheads Rack Extensions V4 bundle, watch producer Hollin Jones explain and deploy all of them to build a track.
  • 19. 19. Sound Replacer & X-Form
    5m 14s
    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.
  • 3. 3. Playing Internal Programs
    3m 25s
    Korg Prologue 101
    Korg Prologue Video Manual
    The Korg Prologue offers unique features not found on any other synth. Learn everything about this analog monster with keyboardist and trainer Matt Vanacoro… and take your sound design skills to the next level!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 21s
    volca 107
    volca Modular Explored
    Korg volca’s modular sounds as good as it looks! Explore the endless possibilities offered by this powerful west coast (Buchla) style synth in this course by synthesis expert Rishabh Rajan!
  • 8. 8. Three Layer Synth
    4m 11s
    FL Studio 302
    The Patcher Explained and Explored
    One of the best kept secrets in FL Studio is the amazing Patcher. Unlock your creativity by watching this course by FL Studio expert Rishabh Rajan!
  • 5. 5. AutoChannel and Sound Pool
    4m 33s
    Elektron 301
    Elektron 301 - Combining Machines
    With their wide range of inspiring and innovative gear, it’s no surprise that Swedish synth company Elektron has such a cult following. In this course, you learn to reach new sonic possibilities by combining the power of two Elektron units: the Octatrack MKII and the Digitone.
  • 19. 19. The Power of the Factory Library
    5m 1s
    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!
  • 7. 7. Freeze Cycles
    6m 26s
    Bitwig Studio 203
    Sampler Deconstructed
    Bitwig’s new revamped Sampler is an incredible sound design tool. Dive deep into its sound design capabilities in this course by artist and Bitwig Certified Trainer Thavius Beck!
  • 13. 13. Panning
    5m 48s
    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.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    2m 24s
    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!
  • 4. 4. 3D Sound Boxing
    2m 59s
    Ableton Live 10 104
    Mixing Tracks
    Ableton Live is often seen as a creative and performance-oriented DAW, but it excels at mixing too. Watch this course and learn the skills you need to create professional sounding mixes in Live, with Ableton certified trainer Noah Pred.
  • 5. 5. Choosing Drumsounds
    3m 13s
    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!
  • 1. 1. Relocating the Sound Library
    4m 3s
    Logic Pro X 10.4.2
    What's New in Logic 10.4.2
    Apple’s Logic Pro X 10.4.2 is here with plenty of cool new features and enhancements. Watch this FREE What’s New course by certified trainer Joshua Carney, and discover all the new goodies included in the last Logic update!
  • 13. 13. Samples and Sound FX
    4m 44s
    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!
  • 6. 6. Instrument Slots and Sounds
    2m 39s
    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 33s
    The Orchestral Sessions 104
    Recording the Orchestra
    Recording a live orchestra can be both an exciting and daunting task. Whether you’re a composer or an audio engineer, watch this course and deepen your knowledge of the art of orchestral recording.
  • 1. 1. Course Introduction
    1m 57s
    The Orchestral Sessions 103
    Prepping for Live Recording
    In this third installment of the Orchestral Sessions series, music composer Olajide Paris covers the preparation work you need to do before any orchestral recording session.
  • 17. 17. Designing an Electric Piano
    7m 52s
    Ableton Live 302
    Exploring FM with Operator
    Ableton Live’s Operator is a very powerful FM (Frequency Modulation) synth with some interesting tricks up its sleeve. Explore this fantastic Live instrument with sound designer Rishabh Rajan, and get into FM synthesis the right way!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    2m 2s
    The Orchestral Sessions 102
    Prep, Notation, and Parts
    So you recorded your MIDI score and can’t wait to hear it played by a live orchestra. What’s the next step? Join music composer Olajide Paris in this new updated course, and learn how to transform your MIDI data into a full score.
  • 44. 44. Sharing Your Project
    5m 18s
    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. New Project
    5m 9s
    Elektron 107
    Digitone Demystified
    A deep synth like Elektron’s Digitone requires an in-depth course! Watch this 20-tutorial course by artist and trainer Thavius Beck, and learn to get creative with this modern-day FM synth monster.
  • 15. 15. Making a Pad sound
    8m 4s
    Bitwig Studio 202
    Phase-4 Deconstructed
    Bitwig’s Phase-4 utilizes phase distortion and phase modulation synthesis to shape sound in very unique ways. Learn how to get the most out of this four-oscillator synth in this in-depth course by Bitwig Certified Trainer, Thavius Beck!
  • 5. 5. The Advanced Screen Panel
    2m 25s
    Arturia V 104
    CMI V Explored
    Arturia’s CMI V is a faithful recreation of the Fairlight CMI series IIx, the music workstation that revolutionized music production in the ’80s. Learn all about this digital sound design powerhouse with trainer and synthesis expert Nigel Broad.
  • 48. 48. Expanse In Action
    2m 59s
    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.
  • 1. 1. Course Overview
    0m 38s
    Serum 201
    Wavetable Design
    With its built-in editor, Xfer Records Serum allows you to import and edit your own custom wavetables. Learn everything about this advanced technique in this info-packed course by Multiplier!
  • 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!
  • 14. 14. Creating A Basic Pad
    2m 41s
    Ableton Live 10 304
    Wavetable Explored
    Wavetable is the newest synth in the Ableton Live 10 instrument collection. Watch this course, by Ableton Certified Trainer Noah Pred to learn how this complex synth works!
  • 4. 4. Creating a Kit
    5m 37s
    Elektron 206
    Analog RYTM MKII: Beats and Samples
    Elektron’s Analog Rytm MKII is here, and it now features sampling capabilities. Learn all about this powerful groovebox with Elektron specialist Thavius Beck!
  • 2. 2. Sample Location and Installation
    4m 3s
    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!
  • 1. 1. Course Overview
    0m 41s
    Social Media 101
    Strategies & Tactics for Artists and DJs
    From Facebook to YouTube, social media is one of the most important tools for DJs, producers and artists to grow a fan base and expand a presence online. Join artist and YouTuber Multiplier in this course to learn how to best promote your music with social media.
  • 18. 18. Sound Design
    7m 59s
    Reason 10 202
    Grain's Granular Synthesis Explored
    Propellerhead’s Reason 10 offers a complete new approach to sound design with the very advanced Grain synth. Join synthesis expert Rishabh Rajan in this course, and explore the amazing sound of granular synthesis with Grain!
  • 33. 33. Modular Synthesizer
    1m 41s
    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.
  • 11. 11. Sound (Drum) Replacement
    1m 6s
    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.
  • 8. 8. Breaks, Fills and Special Sauce
    3m 24s
    Dance Music Styles 115
    Filter Disco
    Filter disco is the perfect blend of house and disco music. Learn everything about this energetic dance music style in this entertaining course by the one and only Olav Basoski.
  • 1. 1. Course Overview
    0m 50s
    Sample Pack Creation 101
    Designing and Marketing Sample Packs
    Creating and selling your own sample packs is a great way to earn extra income. It’s also a very good promotional tool to get your name out there, and a lot of fun. But how do you do it? Join sound designer Adam Pollard (aka Multiplier) in this course, and get tons of tips to get you on the right track!
  • 13. 13. Essential Sound Basics
    3m 45s
    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!
  • 11. 11. vChroma
    5m 27s
    Ableton Live FastTrack 402
    Max For Live Video FX
    Max for Live offers limitless possibilities … and it’s not just about audio! Watch this course by Ableton Live expert Thavius Beck, and see what it can do for video!
  • 14. 14. Stereo Miking - Spaced Omnis | Decca Tree
    1m 31s
    AudioPedia 106
    Microphones
    The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This sixth installment is about Microphones.
  • 12. 12. Tracking | Overdubbing
    1m 37s
    AudioPedia 105
    Recording and Monitoring
    The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This fifth installment is about Recording and Monitoring.
  • 5. 5. Audio Devices Setting
    1m 42s
    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!
Feedback
Course Advisor
Don't Know Where To Start?
Ask A Course Advisor
Ask Us!
Copy the link below and paste it into an email, forum, or Facebook to share this with your friends.
Make money when you share our links
Become an Ask.Video Affiliate!
The current affiliate rate is: 50%
Classes Start Next Week!
Live 8-week Online Certification Classes for: