Toontrack has announced the release of N.Y. Vol.2 Presets – Neil Dorfsman, a collection of presets for the New York Studios Vol.2 SDX.
Neil Dorfsman is not only one of the masterminds behind the sounds in EZdrummer, Superior Drummer and the New York Studios Vol.2 SDX, he is also a world-renowned producer and engineer. During his successful career spanning over more than three decades, Neil has worked with some of the greatest artists of all time and put his unmistakable sonic seal on albums like Bruce Springsteen’s “The River”, Dire Straits’ “Brothers in Arms” and Sting’s “…Nothing Like the Sun”.
In this pack Neil gives you five fine examples of exactly how great, unique and diverse one can get a quality drum recording like the New York Studios Vol.2 SDX to sound…if you’re a producer/engineer with some of the world’s best selling albums on your resume, that is!
The presets pack is available to purchase for 12 EUR / $15 USD.
More information: Toontrack / N.Y. Vol.2 Presets – Neil Dorfsman
Toontrack Music has announced the official Superior Drummer 2.0 tutorial.
The tutorial, presented by Mattias Eklund Toontrack Music Head of sound design and founding partner together with Pat Thrall, Neil Dorfsman and drummer NIR Z, the team behind the recordings for Superior Drummer® 2.0, features a thorough walkthrough of all aspects of working with Superior Drummer® 2.0 to gain professional results.
As an added bonus Neil Dorfsman also goes through Toontrack drum replacement app Drumtracker® explaining its feature set.
Superior Drummer 2.0 tutorial
- Getting started — Setting up Superior Drummer in your DAW.
- Sound good quick — Walking you through how to get a great drum sound from Superior Drummer in a matter of seconds!
- Construction Window — Explaining the different functions from Left to Right inside the Construction view of Superior Drummer.
- Mixer — Demonstrating the Mixer of Superior Drummer and its functionality.
- Multichannel to host — How to setup Superior Drummer as a Multiple Output plugin.
- Combined Presets — What Combined Presets are and various ways of implementing them from within Superior Drummer.
- Bounce / Render to audio — There are many options when looking to export your drums from Superior Drummer. The guys guide you through the process.
- Drumtracker / S 2.0 Tutorial — Drummer Nir Z jams and the team uses Drumtracker to render his live audio recording to MIDI as well as showcasing the possibilities when using the retrieved MIDI in Superior Drummer.
- Interview with the N.Y. Recording Team — An interview with the team behind the N.Y. recordings for Superior Drummer. With Pat Thrall, Neil Dorfsman, Nir Z & Mattias Eklund.
The tutorial is available on-line at the Toontrack website.
More information: Toontrack Music