ADSR Sounds has launched Serum Masterclass, a 14-video tutorial series on the Serum wavetable synthesizer instrument by Xfer Records.
Learn Xfer Serum in hours, not weeks. MAKE THE SOUNDS YOU WANT!
The buzz around Xfer Serum is justifiably growing as more and more producers experience the epic scope of this advanced wavetable synthesizer. The visual interface and expansive functionality makes it a boundless playground for creative sound synthesis.
ADSR’s Serum Masterclass provides an overview and explanation of every tab and panel in Xfer Records synthesizer, Serum. If Serum is a sound designer’s dream machine this course gives you the keys to unlock it!
The video course is available for purchase for $19.95 USD.
Native Instruments has announced an exclusive series of seminars in collaboration with the award-winning Point Blank Music School at this year’s edition of Dancefair exhibition in Utrecht, Netherlands.
The complete program will feature discussions and hands-on workshops with acclaimed artists Joris Voorn, The Viper, Jordy Dazz, and legendary Detroit techno pioneers Kevin Saunderson and Mike Huckaby. Native Instruments’ very own TRAKTOR Product Specialist Eric Goldstein will also present the latest workflow tips in TRAKTOR PRO
2 and provide insight into the flagship DJ controller TRAKTOR KONTROL S8.
In just three years, Dancefair has successfully grown into the largest educational trade and consumer exhibition for electronic music in the Netherlands. Over two days, aspiring DJs, producers, and promoters are exposed to workshops, lectures, and product showcases where renowned artists and industry professionals share their valuable knowledge and experiences.
Having recently opened a second branch in Los Angeles, the acclaimed Point Blank Music School is one of the most reputable educational institutes for electronic music in the industry. Many of the workshops presented by Point Blank and Native Instruments will focus on DJing and production techniques, demonstrated by the artists’ expertise with particular NI products. The workshops will take place in a dedicated masterclass space fitted with NI demo stations.
Entry is free for Dancefair passholders. Dancefair 2015 takes place on February 21 and 22, 2015 at Jaarbeurs in Utrecht, Netherlands.
Point Blank Music School has recently opened the doors to its Los Angeles school, and the official PBLA launch event will be taking place on Thursday, February 19th 2015.
This event is a great chance to check out the new school and get hands-on with fully Ableton and Native Instruments-equipped stations. You’ll be able to network with music industry professionals and learn from interactive seminars, tours and masterclasses. You can reserve your FREE tickets via the Eventbrite page to attend this special event.
On the day, attendees will have the chance to win the following prizes as part of PBLA’s exclusive free giveaways:
A pair of AIAIAI TMA-1 Studio headphones
An Ableton gift certificate worth over $600
A copy of Output REV
Free weekend course in LA
All attendees will receive 500MB of exclusive free sample content from Loopmasters
The day will commence from 1.30 pm at Mack Sennett Studios’ Stage 1 space. After initial welcomes and introductions, Point Blank expert instructor Tom Wilson aka Sweatson Klank will dive into some key production tips in Ableton using the latest studio gear. This masterclass will present the ideal opportunity to get a flavour of some of the course content at PBLA.
The event will also host a panel moderated by Head of Point Blank LA Jesse Rogg, looking into ‘The Business Behind the Music’. This discussion will focus on what a new artists needs to think about when entering the music business, and will feature a number of LA-based music industry experts and artists on the panel.
Fully-equipped music production workstations will be set up ready for those who want to try out the equipment during the studio tour time, with every station including Ableton Push controllers, Native Instruments’ Komplete Kontrol S-49 keyboard, AIAIAI TMA-1 Studio headphones and REV by Output.
For those interested in studying at Point Blank LA, they are currently offering 20% off all courses (a saving of up to $1750!) as a special introductory offer – don’t delay in taking advantage though, this discount won’t be around forever!
RSVP for the PBLA launch event on February 19th and reserve your free tickets for the event here.
Perhaps one of music production’s most challenging tools, the compressor is notoriously confusing for even the most experienced producer. This complete video course uses practical examples to show you both the corrective and creative power of the compressor and gives you professional insights you can start using today.
If you’re serious about sound design and music production, then compression is a critical skill to master. Broken into 5 key modules, The Compression Masterclass is the essential resource on compression for electronic music producers.
The course is available for purchase for $24.99 USD.
Time+Space has launched a giveaway in which you can win tickets to Roni Size’s Production Masterclass at Metropolis Studios.
Drum and bass pioneer Roni Size, who is a fan of Spectrasonics, iZotope, VSL and Rob Papen plugins, will be appearing at London’s Metropolis Studios this June to talk exclusively about his music in a one-off production masterclass.
With a capacity of just 55 attendees, Roni will give an in-depth interview on his journey from unknown DJ to globally renowned artist and Drum and Bass innovator. He will also play a selection of his well known anthems using the original multitrack masters through Metropolis’ state of the art studio equipment. Roni will then take part in an audience Q&A where fans will get the chance to ask their burning questions.
The masterclass will take place on Saturday 14th June and Time+Space have a pair of tickets worth £200 to give away!
The deadline for entering the giveaway contest is May 27th, 2014.
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