Ask Video Audio Mistakes 101: 10 Common Compression Mistakes TUTORiAL
"Every mistake is an opportunity to learn.” This course addresses 10 common compression mistakes and shows you how to correct them. Let US make the mistakes so YOU don’t have to!
Compression is difficult to understand. There are a lot of moving parts and this makes it difficult to learn, especially when you’re applying it to tracks in real time. That’s because Compression is a dynamic, fluid process that is influenced by changing input levels, musical genres and the kinds of tracks being processed. Things get even more complicated because compressors have many different kinds of interdependent controls that can quickly lead to serious audio problems. That’s why we created this "Common Compression Mistakes” course. We show you the mistakes and you get to learn from them!
Drawing from his extensive professional experience, expert engineer/trainer Joe Albano has thoughtfully isolated 10 common compressor situations that he feels can confuse new engineers and experienced ones alike. He dives into them one-by-one and then explains the solutions that he feels make the most audio sense.
So learn from Joe’s mistakes in this 10 Common Compression Mistakes course and use that knowledge to dive into your own tracks with "compression confidence” to achieve the best audio dynamic results possible.
Ask Video Audio Mistakes 102: 10 Common EQ Mistakes TUTORiAL
"Mistakes are your best teachers.” This course examines 10 common EQ mistakes and shows you how to fix them. Let US make the mistakes so YOU don’t have to! There’s no better way to learn!
EQ is just two letters, but it opens up a minefield of sonic pitfalls. There’s parametric, graphic, linear phase and whole lot more in many different configurations. So how do you use them? What are the best practices? When do you apply it and why? Most of all, do you boost or do you cut? That’s why we created this "Common EQ Mistakes” course. We show you common EQ mistakes and you get to learn from them.
Joe Albano is an audio pro. He has spent years refining his craft and, along the way, has made every EQ mistake possible! :) That’s why he’s so accomplished! In this course, he focusses in on 10 of his "favorite" EQ mistakes and explains them one-by-one so that you can benefit from the results!
So, learn from Joe’s missteps in this 10 Common Compression EQ Mistakes course and you'll be able to dive into your own tracks, mixes and masters with "EQ confidence” and achieve the best sonic results.
Udemy Music Theory Composition for Instruments Grade 5 ABRSM TUTORiAL
Gain full marks in the ABRSM Grade 5 music theory melody composition question, composing a melody for instruments.
Music Theory: How to Compose a Melody for an Instrument (Grade 5 ABRSM)
This music theory course will show you how to get top marks in your composition in the Grade 5 theory exam (ABRSM).
Find out what the examiners are looking for in your composition
Learn an easy-to-remember method for creating a great composition
Find out what mistakes music theory candidates often make, so you don't make them yourself!
The composition section of the ABRSM's grade 5 music theory exam is compulsory and worth 15% of the whole exam - it's a real make-or-break question.
The Recording Revolution JumpStart To Compression TUTORiAL
Next to EQ, compression is the most important and most mis-used effect in amateur mixes. JumpStart To Compression will explain all the features of a typical compressor so you can have more control in your mixes. You will learn how to bring energy to your mix and get consistent upfront vocal tracks as well as fatter drum sounds, all with a simple compressor plugin. No over squashing needed…unless you want it!
Udemy Audio Engineering Basics of Compression TUTORIAL
Using a compressor and understanding compression is one of the hardest things for entry audio engineers to grasp. With so many different compressors and compressors types its not hard to see why people struggle with compression. Compression is critical to getting good mixes in music today, and without a proper knowledge of compressors and how to use them your mixes can easily turn thin and lifeless. Compressors can add color to tracks, crush drums, smooth out vocals, and add weight to a bass. Compressors can add to an track, or it can take away. For example, with a compressor you add punch to a kick drum, you can take the punch away. It all depends on how you use it. And there are many, many ways to use a compressor. Using compression properly will help improve your mixes by keeping dynamics controlled.
Ask Video MixMaster 101 Mixing Dance Music Essentials TUTORiAL
Mixing electronic music is an adventure. It requires an advanced set of skills. We’re pleased to introduce you to MixMaster Daniel Wyatt to show you the essentials of mixing dance music. So learn to mix with Danny!
All mixing, whether you're doing rock, jazz or even classical, has a specific set of tools for each genre. Dance and/or electronic music is no different. In this course, top dance music mix and mastering engineer, Daniel Wyatt, explains some of his favorite EDM mixing essentials that ensure that his mixes are as dynamic and cutting edge as they can be.
In his 34-tutorial course, shot both with live video and screen capture, you learn all kinds of top-notch techniques. See how Danny uses saturation to add color and grit to his tracks. Watch as he deploys different kinds of compression and reductive EQ to add richness and carve out space in his mixes. Most of all you’ll enjoy Danny’s on-camera quick tips and insights as he so clearly and cheerfully explains his mixing philosophy.
Danny is an exquisite instructor and there’s lots to be learned in this 34-tutorial course. So set aside some study time and learn everything that MixMaster Wyatt has to offer. We know you won’t be disappointed!
Udemy Audio Engineering All About Compression TUTORIAL
Ready to take your compression skills to the next level? In my All About Compression course I move on to more advanced information about compression. I will go over advanced compressor controls such as mix, knee, and side chain. If you've taken my basics of compression course then consider this course the next step to continue learning about compression. In All About Compression I will cover the different types of compressors, different kinds of compressors, uses for different type of compressors, classic compressors and how to use them, and much more.
I also go over different compressor techniques and examples of use. This course will expand your capabilities with a compressor and introduce you to new ways of how to use them. I've been engineering for over 15 years now, and in that time I've gotten to use a lot of different compressors. And I've gotten to know some compressors very well. The more you use and learn about compressors the more the confident you will become in using them. And this course should help boost that confidence. Because all compressors are different it can be difficult to find the right compressor the job. I will go over my approach to choosing a compressor for a track. Anyone taking this course should have a DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) with a compressor plugin so they can go over and practice these techniques. The DAW being used in this course Presonus Studio One. However the DAW you use is not important, as all DAW's will come with a compressor. By sharing some of my knowledge of 15 plus years in audio this course will teach you the following:
Different compressor types
Multi band compression
De-essing and how to set a de-esser
choosing the right compressor
side chain compression
using automation with compression
how to set a compressor for general compression
how to set a compressor for mix bus compression
classic comperssors and how to use them
What are the requirements?
knowledge of the basic compressor controls and use will be needed for this course
What am I going to get from this course?
Over 22 lectures and 2.5 hours of content!
used advanced compression techniques
understand more about compression
learn different kinds of compressors
learn the types of compressors
learn parallel comperssion
learn side chain compression
learn mix bus compression
learn how to use a de-esser
What is the target audience?
people understanding the basic of compression but want to take the next step in learning compression
anyone wanting to learn advanced compression techniques such as parallel compression and side chain compression
anyone wanting to learn how to use classic compressors such as the LA2A and the 1176
Anyone wanting to learn how to use bus compression
If you don't have a general knowledge of compression and how to use a compressor please subscribe to my free course "Audio Engineering: EQ and Compression for beginners" before taking this course. This course does go over basic controls and how to use a compressor