Ask Video Reaktor 6 104 More Ensembles Explored TUTORiAL
Who knew that Native Instruments’ Reaktor had such a fantastic array of available ensembles? Well Rishabh Rajan does and that’s why we asked him to explain and explore more of them with you in this 25-tutorial course!
The more we see of Reaktor and its amazing library of ensembles, the more we realize that there’s a whole world of synths just waiting to inspire us! And in this course, our star trainer Rishabh Rajan dives into some of the most useful and mind-blowing ones. He explains how they work and how to best use them to generate truly astounding timbres and beats.
Here are the ensembles covered in-depth in this course:
- Massive (no, not the one you think!)
- OKi Computer
Learning these instruments will expand your synth palette, jumpstart your creativity and add a whole library of sounds and techniques to your production toolbox. Newscool, alone, will change the way you think about generating sequences and grooves! So join trainer Rishabh Rajan and see how these Reaktor synths will expand your world of electronic music.
Ask Video India 101 India Explored TUTORiAL
India, by Native Instruments, is one of the most authentic-sounding, ethnic instruments in the Kontakt library. Watch this 24-tutorial course and learn every feature in this Discovery Series library's vast world of sounds.
Creating a realistic-sounding Indian track requires a sample instrument with a lot of depth, articulations and playability options. That’s exactly what Native Instrument has created. Every instrument in this Discovery Series library, whether percussive or melodic in nature, has a very specific and deep set of samples to create the illusion of being the real Indian thing.
Watch as expert trainer Matt Vanacoro explores the ensemble mode where you can select your "band”, customize the mix, edit patterns, adjust the grooves and much more. Then, join Matt as he carefully and precisely explains each instrument and shows you how to perform them to create realistic ensembles or crazy ethnic mashups.
India has come to Kontakt! So watch, listen, learn and begin integrating this amazing instrument into your scores, electronic dance tracks and more.
Ask Video Live 9 409 Remixing Froya TUTORiAL
Learn the art of remixing in Ableton Live! Join Ableton Live Certified Trainer, Rishabh Rajan (AKA code:MONO), as he remixes electro-pop artist and songwriter Froya’s "Uncomprehended Child" in this 25-tutorial remixing masterclass!
There’s so much to learn about remixing: audio editing, re-drumming, chopping, merging, rearranging, glitching, reharmonizing and then putting everything back together again in some kind of exciting and coherent way! It’s a lot of hard work and a lot of fun at the same time. And that combination comes through big-time in this Ableton Live remixing course by Rishabh Rajan.
Wearing his code:MONO moniker, Rishabh shows you all the amazing remix tools that are at your disposal in Ableton Live. First off, you listen to Froya’s (Michelle Lee’s) original production. This is where Rishabh analyzes the song’s structure, harmonic progressions and melodies. Then, he grabs the original stems that he wants to work with and begins building a completely new production.
Watch and listen as Rishabh describes the techniques he employs to build the remix from its intro, verses, chorus, drop, bridge and outro. It’s always a great experience to watch a remixer like Rishabh at work as he carefully creates a new version of a song while, at the same time, respecting and cherishing the original song’s power and intent. Learn the art of remixing in this 25-tutorial course!
Ask Video Reaktor 6 103 Ensembles Explored TUTORiAL
Did you know there's a bunch of FREE synths that are available for Native Instruments’ Reaktor? Devour this 27-tutorial course as synthesist Rishabh Rajan explores and explains 9 of his favorite factory Ensembles.
Reaktor is powerful. It’s the same technology behind some of Native Instruments’ most exclusive and unique instruments like Razor and Monarch. But it’s also the same, open technology that is the creative force behind literally thousands of unbelievable FREE synths that have been created by the Reaktor community and Native Instruments
In this course, synthesist Rishabh Rajan picks 9 of his personal favorite Factory synths (that you can download for free) and shows you how they work:
• Metaphysical Function
• Space Drone
• Steam Pipe
See these Reaktor synths in-action and listen to their incredible sounds. By the time you complete this course, you will have a complete new set of FREE sound tools to spice up your tracks and live performances. So join Rishabh and make the most out of Reaktor!
Ask Video Roland PLUG-OUTS 101: Roland PLUG-OUTS Revealed TUTORiAL
Roland PLUG-OUTS are digital versions of their classic hardware synths. Join synth maestro Rishabh Rajan and learn what synthesis on these awesome instruments is all about!
Roland has been making extraordinary synthesizers since the early 1970s. These highly collectable instruments are still used by topnotch producers the world over. Unfortunately, it is virtually impossible to get your hands on one of these historic instruments… until now!
With the re-issue of these synths, in the new PLUG-OUT collection of virtual synths, Roland has made it possible for everybody to benefit from the sonic sweetness these instruments provide. In this course, expert synthesist Rishabh Rajan dives into these amazing re-issues, explains them top to bottom and teaches how they work!
So learn about the PLUG-OUT versions of the SH-1, SH-2, PROMAR Compuphonic and the esteemed Roland System 100 in this highly recommended, 20-tutorial course by one of our top trainers! What are you waiting for?!
Ask Video Reaktor 6 101 Synth Building Explored TUTORiAL-SYNTHiC4TE
Reaktor 6 is here! And so is Brian Cass to show us what’s new and how it works! Along the way, you see how to build an instrument with Reaktor’s modules! So build a DIY synth now with Brian Cass and Reaktor 6.
There’s no one better to teach Reaktor than Brian Cass. Why? Because he knows Reaktor inside and out. Add to that his enormous experience as a sound designer and synthesist and his skill as a professional educator and you’ve got the makings of an amazing Reaktor 6 course!
You learn everything about the fundamentals of Reaktor 6 and its modular, object-oriented programming system. Brian first explains the geography and anatomy of the Reaktor GUI. Next, you learn about both the Basic and Advanced panels and all the tools that are available for you to program and design a Reaktor instrument.
The final sections of this course are all about building a DIY synth. Here, you learn about the different modules, how they all patch together and how to tweak them into a a real, working synth of your own design! So join Brian and build your own cool synth with Reaktor 6!
Ask Video Arturia V Collection 101 The Classic Synths TUTORiAL
The virtual synths in the Arturia V Collection are the electronic instruments that forever changed the music world. Learn them all with the expert help of synth expert Rishabh Rajan.
Check out this list:
Sequencial Circuits Prophet
Need I say more? If you've ever had the opportunity to play these classic synths when they were first created in the 70s and 80s, then you know exactly what I mean when I say: AMAZING! These powerhouse, ground-breaking instruments are a big part of music history. They each had their own, unique analog sound that is the signature sound of a musical generation.
In this course by Rishabh Rajan, you learn about the history and signal flow of these analog giants and you will hear how Arturia has succeeded in replicating both their sound and character. So dig in and take a ride "back to the future” with Rishabh Rajan and see why these Arturia synths are praised by rock, pop and dance music producers the world over.