Lynda Up and Running with Omnisphere 2 TUTORiAL
Spectrasonics Omnisphere is a synthesizer of enormous power, with a library of over 12,000 sounds. Its versatility makes it valuable for any kind of music production, including film scoring. In this Omnisphere training course, J. Scott Giaquinta explains what makes this amazing synth work, including the concepts behind headers, multis, parts, and layers, and shows how to find sounds in its extensive libraries. He also demonstrates how to use the Orb, a unique circular controller, and the granular engine to modify sounds, and build your own sounds with features such as the Modulation Matrix and FX modules. In the final chapters, J. Scott G. shows how to create two completely new sounds (a bass sound and pad) from scratch with Omnisphere.
* Navigating the Omnisphere header and multis
* Setting up automation
* Managing presets and patches
* Using the Orb to manipulate sounds
* Exploring the Synth and Sample modes
* Using filters, envelopes, and LFOs
* Using granular to mangle sounds
* Understanding the Arpeggiator
* Using Stack and Live mode
* Creating sounds from scratch
Ask Video Omnisphere 201 Omnisphere 2 Xtreme TUTORiAL
Oh no…look out… Bill Burgess is back with an Xtreme look at Omnisphere 2! Bill doesn’t play by the rules and this course is no exception. So hold on tight & get ready to learn the crazy sonics that makes O2 so darn cool.
Our Omnisphere 2 Explored course explained the basics. But now with Omnisphere 2 Xtreme you’re getting into some pretty dangerous audio madness. What do you expect? Bill Burgess never teaches the obvious. He takes you to the places that scare you and he shows you tips that you just can’t get anywhere else. That’s why we love his training.
In this course, you learn how to seek and destroy samples. You build slamming Stacks. Then there’s a whole section dedicated to the arpeggiators and all the madness that lurks therein! Bill even gets into alternative tunings and completely jacking the Modulation Matrix. And that’s just the beginning!
So get ready to see Spectrasonics Omnisphere 2 blush with excitement as Bill reveals some of its deepest secrets. You’ll get excited too as Bill’s Xtreme exploration becomes the igniting spark of your nascent inspiration! Watch this course now!
Lynda Up and Running with FL Studio 12 TUTORiAL
Up and Running with FL Studio prepares music producers and audio engineers to work on real-world projects with FL Studio, the powerful digital audio workstation on par with Ableton Live and Pro Tools. Author Stefan Loader reviews the most important parts of the interface and then dives deep into the step sequencer, showing how to create a beat, add samples and instruments, use the Piano Roll, and record MIDI tracks. He also demonstrates how to use Fl Studio's built-in plugins, automation, patterns, and effects to develop the sound of your song, and export it for sharing with the world.
* Connecting MIDI equipment
* Building a drumbeat
* Creating melodies with the Piano Roll
* Adding instrument tracks
* Arranging songs with patterns and clips
* Mixing songs with FL Studio
* Exporting and rendering tracks
Groove3 Alchemy 2 Explained TUTORiAL
Logic Pro X 10.2 integrated Alchemy 2, one of the most powerful virtual instruments ever made. In this three-hour video training tutorial series, Eli Krantzberg teaches you how to become a Alchemy wizard and unleash all of its power on your music!
Eli with Presets and Performance Controls, showing you around the new GUI before diving into the Name bar, Browser, Tags, and Pads, with their related settings,enabling you to get creative fast. Next, he digs into the Advanced View, where you'll see how to further manipulate your sounds.
Eli then covers the cool, deeper features like Importing Audio, various Controls, Filters, Synthesizer Elements including Additive, Granular, and Virtual Analog, as well as Crossfading And Morphing. From there, Eli dives into Alchemy's extensive Modulation Controls, Options, and Routings, including Note Properties, Performance Controls, and how to use ModMaps. Your synth sounds will never be the same.
The next series of videos feature the Source Edit Window, which includes the Inspector, Keymap, and Zone Waveform Editor controls giving you even more control over your patches and presets. Eli wraps up the series with four videos on Alchemy's amazing arpeggiator and effects which add movement and even more color to your sounds.
If you're just getting into Logic Pro X 10.2 and have yet to discover Alchemy, or if you're an experienced Alchemy user looking to learn some new magic tricks, watch "Alchemy 2 Explained" today!
Lynda Up and Running with Universal Audio UAD-2/Apollo TUTORiAL
Learn how to use the powerful UAD-2 and Apollo software/hardware combo from Universal Audio to mix down songs and emulate classic analog sounds. J. Scott Giaquinta shows how to connect the Apollo system to a computer and DAW, navigate around the UAD interface, and work with features such as the UAD Meter, Unison tracking, and wordclocking. Then he digs deep into the core plugins, including the 1176 and LA-2A amplifiers, as well as the compressors, equalizers, delay and modulation effects, special processing units, and reverbs that make Universal Audio's classic sounds some of the best in today's digital audio world.
* Navigating the interface
* Configuring the Apollo Console
* Using the wordclock to ensure high-fidelity mixes
* Exploring the UAD core plugins, compressors, EQs, effects, processing units, and reverbs
Lynda Up and Running with Splice TUTORiAL
Splice enables music producers, audio engineers, and all kinds of DAW users store their projects, settings, and samples on the cloud. It also allows users to easily share those files with collaborators. In this course, producer Nate Mars shows you how to connect your studio to the cloud, back up and manage projects with Splice's unlimited storage capabilities, promote new releases, and find new sounds and inspiration within the ever-expanding Splice community.
* Creating a Splice account
* Adding your projects to Splice
* Working with collaborators
* Using Splice Sounds
* Discovering popular plugins
* Creating a release using the Splice DNA Player
Echo Sound Works Alchemy First Look ( Logic 10.2 Update ) TUTORiAL
In this video, Echo Sound Works walks you through some of the features in the new Logic 10.2 synth Alchemy (previously from Camel Audio).
Alchemy transforms everything.
Logic Pro X now includes Alchemy, a powerful sample-manipulation synthesizer.
Quickly find and shape sounds from the massive Alchemy library or create your own with a choice of synthesis engines and advanced morphing tools.
Produce inspiring sounds with analog-modeled filters, multiple modulation sources, an integrated arpeggiator, and a broad range of effects.
Massive library. Powerful browser.
The expansive Alchemy library delivers diverse and inspiring sounds. Find sounds for any kind of music — from EDM to Hip Hop and a wide range of emerging styles.
Easily pinpoint the right sound from over 3000 presets with the keyword browser. Select category, timbre, and articulation keywords to serve up the perfect set of useful sounds.
Then organize your favorites with star ratings and custom keywords.
Easily explore and play with sounds. Click and drag on the Transform Pad to smoothly transition between eight sound variations.
All sounds provide thoughtfully designed Performance Controls that you can customize to suit your creative needs. And you can automate controls to add intricate and compelling movement to any Alchemy track.
One monster of a synth.
Alchemy is a powerhouse synthesizer offering multiple types of synthesis in the same plug-in. Choose and combine up to four of the synth engines, which include additive, spectral, formant, granular, and virtual analog. Add a robust sampler that can import EXS24 instruments and your creative potential is limitless.