Ask Video Dance Music Sound Design 102 Lead Synths TUTORiAL
Lead synths are always in the sonic spotlight. This makes their sound design elements extremely crucial. Multiplier, AKA Adam Pollard, gets you the inside data for creating killer lead synth sounds in this 25-tutorial course.
Join Multiplier in this in-action Dance Music Sound Design Lead synth course and see how an expert makes really sick leads. It doesn’t matter what kind of synth you use or what style of electronic music you generate. It doesn’t even matter if you’re using software or hardware synths. The concepts and sonic explorations in this course are universal.
What kinds of waveforms work best for lead synth sounds? How do you tune (or detune) the oscillators? What kind of modulation, arpeggiation, filtration and noise/click components do you deploy? A lot of thought goes into designing lead sounds but there are many options so Adam explains and explores them all!
The final section of this course is where he designs his favorite lead sounds right before your eyes! So dive into the art and science of designing lead synths sounds in this in-action collection of tutorials and be sure to watch all of the courses in this ever-expanding Dance Music Sound Design series.
Scuffham Amps S-Gear v2.6.0 CE FiXED-V.R
S-Gear is a collection of guitar amps, speaker cabinets and effects implemented in software for use with your computer, Windows PC or MAC. The software comes as a Standalone Application and as plug-ins for use with the most popular DAW (digital audio workstation) recording software.
The sound of a boutique tube amp, turned up loud!
The really special thing about S-Gear is the amazing high quality of guitar amp tones achieved simply by plugging your guitar into a computer via an audio interface. S-Gear gives you a professional guitar sound without the expense and hassle. We are talking about the sound of a high quality tube amp, turned up loud, and mic'd up professionally in a suitable acoustic space. S-Gear's boutique designed amps, coupled with accurate convolution based speaker cabinet emulation, provide a massive range of guitar tones.
Flexible Drag & Drop Effects Rack.
S-Gear features a flexible effects rack and four different rack processing units. Drag & drop rack units to change the processing order in your rack.
Detailed modelling of analogue electronics is the key ingredient in the DelayThing and ModThing processors, providing versatile analogue style delay and modulation effects. RoomThing is a studio quality reverb processor adding depth and space to your guitar sounds.
Boutique design expertise.
Bunker 8 Progressive House Dynamics WAV
Anyone familiar with Bunker 8 collections like Dubstep Monolith or Nu Progressive knows that when it comes to dance music, these digital denizens can really pack a library like Progressive House Dynamics.
Progressive House Dynamics exhibits the full range of the progressive electronic sound, from tasteful layers and funky rollers to brooding tech-house flavored with new school breakbeats. Bunker 8’s crisp, clean sound is in full force throughout each of PHD’s 20 comprehensive session folders.
Drop these files into ACID software or any program that imports .wav files, and let them pilot your next project to the edge of the electronic music spectrum. PHD delivers edgy synth arpeggios, bulbous bass lines, breakbeat rhythms, dark progressive effects, and more-all royalty-free and ready to sculpt into whatever your brain can dream up.
Loose Records Dynamic Techno WAV
It is a complete pack of loops and one shots, defined by a very aggressive sound but with catchy grooves, created with analog drum machines and synths recorded and processed with high quality hardwares.
The overriding theme of this excellent pack is ‘Dynamic Techno’ and it was put together using analog hardware like Volca Bass and Volca Beats, digital hardware like Electribe-MX and virtual instruments plugin such as U-HE Diva, AAS Cromaphone, AAS Ultraanalog and NI Massive.
The demo number one is made only with beat loops and EFX, there is a bit of delay and reverb, volume automation, no gain added on the limiter.
The demo number two is made with all library's sound, there is a bit of delay and reverb, volume automation, gain added on the limiter.
This pack is made by Francesco Mentissi.
The sound of Dynamic Techno has a high level rms and is ready to rock your mix!
The Unfinished Omnisphere Humankind Patches for Omnisphere
Humankind is a collection of four smaller soundsets that were originally released individually back in 2013. They were limited edition collections, only released for a short period of time, and in aid of Oxfam.
In Omnisphere Humankind there are 64 sounds for Omnisphere. The patches are designed for a variety of uses and genres, although with a focus on the cinematic; all with the quality and dexterity you’d expect from The Unfinished sounds.
TopSounds Alive and Well WAV
The Alive & Well Loop Pack is Inspired By The Sounds of Future, Drake, Young Thug, The Weeknd, & Even Metro Boomin!
This Loop Pack Is a MUST COP For anyone Looking To Produce Beats For Future & Drake!
Lynda Foundations of Digital Audio TUTORiAL
Learn everything you need to know about working with digital audio. In this flagship course, author Matt Mayfield demonstrates a wide array of audio and music fundamentals. The lessons are designed for new musicians, songwriters, producers, and engineers; those making the leap from analog to digital; and professionals who need to brush up on a concept or two.
The course starts with explanations of what sound really is and how we hear it, including discussions on frequency, amplitude, phase, and psychoacoustics. Matt explores analog audio signal path, explaining connections, gain staging, and metering. Next, he brings the audio signal into the digital domain, discussing analog to digital conversion, digital gain staging, file formats and compression, and dither.
Then the course digs into digital audio workstations (DAWs), explaining the concepts and misconceptions involved in digital recording systems. Matt describes how memory, CPU speed, and storage affect your DAW's performance, as well as how to manage computer resources and understand the plethora of file formats associated with digital recording. He follows with an overview of MIDI: how to generate, store, process, and communicate MIDI data. He wraps up with the audio processors that are often used for mixing in a DAW—including EQ, compressors, reverb, delay, and many others.
What is sound?
The three domains of sound: acoustic, analog, and digital
The analog vs. digital signal paths
Converting analog audio to digital
Digital formats and data compression
Understanding the five types of DAWs
Recording performances with MIDI
Mixing and processing audio with EQ, compression, and other effects
Native Instruments SYMPHONY SERIES BRASS SOLO KONTAKT
Welcome to SYMPHONY SERIES – BRASS SOLO. State-of-the-art recordings deliver unparalleled sonic depth and realism. An uncluttered and elegant interface accelerates any workflow. And flawless KOMPLETE KONTROL S-Series integration immediately puts key parameters under your fingertips. Created for the professional composer, SYMPHONY SERIES sets a new standard in orchestral scoring.
Like BRASS ENSEMBLE, SYMPHONY SERIES – BRASS SOLO was produced in cooperation with Soundiron.
Like BRASS ENSEMBLE, BRASS SOLO was recorded at Saint Paul’s Church in San Francisco. BRASS SOLO captures the sound of world-class lead trumpet, trombone, first and second horn, and tuba soloists.
Breathtaking post-sustains were achieved by recording two samples instead of the normal three for onset, sustain, and end of note – harder to recreate in software, but infinitely more realistic. All possible intervals were recorded for truly fluid legato performances, and meticulous mic positioning captures the most favorable reflections for solo instruments. The result: 94 fully-playable chromatic articulations and 26 banks of special effect articulations. So real, it’s like conducting the players themselves
Shape performances with Dynamics, Attack, Release, Tightness, and Vibrato controls. Tightness and legato response time make note transitions softer or harder – infinitely useful for precise, angular melodic turns. The Dynamics knob allows you to create expressive real-time performances: create dramatic tonal shifts and long crescendos quickly and easily.
EASY TO CUSTOMIZE
SYMPHONY SERIES – BRASS SOLO adapts to any workflow. Assign articulations to key switches quickly and easily – all articulation types are color-coded for fast visual recognition (mirrored in detail on the KOMPLETE KONTROL S-Series keyboards). To accommodate different composer workflows, the interface provides three options for switching articulations: MIDI note, velocity range, or MIDI CC messages. If required, you can even assign each section to a specific key range to create custom key splits for a particular composition
DETAILED MIX OPTIONS
Open up the mixer to mix the perfect blend of close, mid, and far mics. With individual loading, volume, pan and output routing for each position, you have full control over your mix – plus a range of effect options. All mixer settings can be stored, and easily recalled for other NKIs
ADSR - Deep Melodic House Production Course TUTORIAL
Are you ready to amp up your skills? In just a few intense hours, you can learn how to take a melody underground and gain the expertise to create a deep melodic house track from scratch.
This Deep Melodic House Production Course takes you through the entire production process including beats, vocals, production, arrangement, mix down and more.
Presented by an experienced House producer and sound designer this course features a full 2 hours of easy to follow video tutorials detailing tips and techniques for creating a Deep Melodic House track from beginning to end.
ADSR EDM Ready For Ni MASSiVE NSMV
This pack includes 50 Massive presets designed for modern EDM. They cover the full spectrum ranging from trance to house to dubstep. The pack includes leads, pads, heavy basses, as well as effects. This is a great preset pack to add to your collection from the sound design noob to the sound design expert.