Here’s a selection of Ask.Video’s most popular subtractive tutorial-videos:
  • 5. 5. Subtractive Synthesis Basics
    3m 42s
    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!
  • 16. 16. Analog Synthesis | Synthesizer
    1m 24s
    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.
  • 3. 3. Audio
    1m 7s
    volca 105
    volca kick Explored
    If you love fat kick and bass sounds, you’ll love Korg’s volca kick. In this course, G.W. Childs gets the lowdown on this amazing little booming groovebox.
  • 1. 1. What Is Analog Four?
    2m 17s
    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.
  • 3. 3. Audio
    0m 59s
    volca 106
    volca fm Explored
    FM synthesis was a major turning point when it was popularized in the 1980s, and now it’s back in a small but powerful form: volca fm. Electronic artist G.W. Childs is here to show you everything you need to know about this amazing little box!
  • 21. 21. Big Kicks with TAL-Reverb-2
    1m 42s
    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!
  • 2. 2. Getting to Know Synth 1
    3m 51s
    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!
  • 11. 11. Mojito
    3m 22s
    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!
  • 5. 5. Subtractive Synthesis Basics
    2m 45s
    Korg minilogue 101
    The Controls Explained and Explored
    An affordable, polyphonic, analog synth. Really? Yep. That’s the Korg minilogue! If you’ve got one… learn how to work it. If you’re thinking about getting one… see it in action in this course by Matt Vanacoro!
  • 20. 20. EQ & Sidechain Compression
    6m 20s
    Dance Music Masters 108
    Tallmen 785 | Voices In Your Head
    All composers hear voices in their heads. But how do they get that inspiration out? In this course, electronic artist Brian Mitchell (Tallmen 785) reveals how he uses NI Maschine and Ableton Live to explode his music into the dance music world!
  • 11. 11. Multi Synth
    6m 15s
    Ableton Live 9.5
    New Features
    Live 9.5 is here with a lot of new stuff! The most interesting of which are some Max For Live synths, a new Simpler sampler and the cool filter models. Join Ableton trainer Rishabh Rajan as he takes you on a tour!
  • 2. 2. Internal & External Power
    1m 52s
    volca 103
    volca bass Explored
    Electronic dance music thrives on bass! And, if you’re a volca performer, Korg’s volca bass is the foundation of your rig. Learn everything about volca bass in this course and see how to integrate it into your set.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    0m 55s
    Sylenth 101
    Sylenth - Explored
    Sylenth is an innovative synth from the Netherlands by LennarDigital. Watch electronic music master Rishabh Rajan explain and explore how this warm, analog-sounding synth works!
  • 3. 3. Introduction to the Instrument
    4m 33s
    Rounds 101
    Rounds: Revealed
    Matt Cellitti is back with a deep dive into Native Instruments’ Rounds. Watch this course and see how this Komplete killer synth creates worlds of sounds that you just can’t make anywhere else!
  • 1. 1. Welcome & Overview
    2m 39s
    Reason 8 303
    Synthesis Explored
    This 28-tutorial course, from Reason expert J. Anthony Allen, uses Reason 8’s synths to teach you advanced synthesis techniques that are used by pro sound designers and musicians alike. If you’re into synthesis then this course is for you.
  • 23. 23. Combining Power Windows: Basics
    3m 29s
    DaVinci Resolve 104
    Secondary Color Grading
    In this in-depth look at secondary color grading, DaVinci Resolve expert Andrew Balis shows you the “power” of Power Windows. See how to put these incredible tools to work in your projects!
  • 2. 2. Synth/Sampler Primer
    5m 51s
    iZotope Iris 2
    Sonic Fusion Explored
    iZotope has created a new form of synthesis with Iris. Now with the new improved Iris 2 see how every sound sample becomes your sonic inspiration! Join Joe Albano and learn everything that Iris 2 has to offer!
  • 1. 1. What Is Codex?
    1m 16s
    Waves 302
    Codex: Deciphered
    Codex is a granular, scanning, wavetable synth unleashed by the team at Waves. See how this synth inspires sonic madness in this exclusive course by trainer Matt Vanacoro. Then catch the bonus all-Codex song, at the end of the course, by the amazing Eyal Amir.
  • 5. 5. The Subtractor
    3m 25s
    Reason 8 104
    Introducing the Instruments
    Reason is known for its awesome synths and drum machines. This 22-tutorial course, by expert Hollin Jones, gives you an in-depth introduction to these cool instruments! Start making music now!
  • 7. 7. The RGB/CMYK Relationship
    2m 57s
    Graphic Design 102
    The Art and Science of Color
    Color is power and its underlying concepts are the tools that graphic designers need to know! Watch this in-depth course, led by entertaining expert Mark Gatter, as he demystifies and explores the art and science of color, in all its vivid glory.
  • 17. 17. Digital Subtractive EQ Technique
    10m 11s
    Logic Pro X 405
    Mastering EDM Tracks
    Learn mastering with UK-based mastering engineer Mo Volans as he takes on finalizing an EDM track using Logic Pro X in this in-depth, 34-tutorial course.
  • 2. 2. Subtractive Synthesis Theory
    3m 56s
    Logic Pro X 203
    Retro Synth: 4 Synths in 1
    Dive into Retro Synth, Logic Pro X’s powerful new instrument and brush up on analog, wavetable, and FM synthesis techniques at the same time!
  • 18. 18. Subtractive Synthesis with Mojito
    10m 56s
    Studio One 103
    Advanced MIDI Toolbox
    As a Studio One user you need know about its deep MIDI implementation. Learn to record, edit and make MIDI magic in this in-depth course featuring trainer Gary Hiebner.
  • 10. 10. Sub Bass
    3m 32s
    Live 9 406
    Dubstep Production
    Creating Dubstep requires both advanced technical skills and wild imagination. In this advanced production course, The Sound Tutor takes you on a sonically-rich journey to the center of Dubstep production using Ableton Live.
  • 1. 1. Analog - Part 1
    8m 32s
    Live 9 104
    Exploring The Instruments
    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.
  • 5. 5. Subtractive Synthesis - Oscillators
    5m 10s
    Animoog
    Exploring Animoog
    Moog's new Animoog app for iPad is one of the coolest synths to hit Apple's App Store. Learn all about Animoog and its revolutionary Anisotropic synthesis engine in this deep, 21-video tutorial by Expert Synthesist, Rishabh Rajan...
  • 28. 28. More Blending Modes
    5m 35s
    After Effects CS5 101
    Core After Effects CS5
    Adobe’s After Effects CS5 is the industry-leading motion graphics software that powers animations across all media including the web, on TV and in feature films. Join visual artist/musician and macProVideo.com trainer Richard Lainhart in this detailed exploration of everything you need to know about the powerful animation tools in After Effects CS5.
  • 3. 03. Types of Modules and Synthesis
    3m 39s
    Synthesis 201
    Analog Synthesis in a Digital World
    Learn how Analog synths fit into your modern music production workflow in this amazing tutorial for ALL audio producers.
  • 139. 139. Operator
    2m 14s
    Ableton Live 6 101
    Mastering Ableton Live 6
    See and hear how Ableton Live works using these comprehensive video tutorials!
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