Sound Training Online has announced that it is offering a 33% discount on its range of online music courses, for a limited time only.
All courses are available in two formats, Self-paced and Tutor-led. Self-paced courses offer the most flexibility and freedom, as it provides students with 180 days of instant access to all course material. Students can access and complete the course entirely at their own pace. Self-paced courses are ideal for those who lead a hectic lifestyle but do not want to compromise on their learning outcomes.
If you prefer tutor interaction and guidance, then Premium courses are for you. Lessons become available on a weekly basis, which constantly progress towards your musical goals. Each week you upload your production-based assignments and receive personalised feedback on your musical work. You are part of a small class who can interact both with the Tutor, and with one another, through Live Text Chat, Private Messaging, and Forum-based discussions.
With courses available for a range of production software such as Ableton Live, Native Instruments Maschine, Logic Pro X, and Pro Tools 11, Sound Training Online have courses that are engaging, challenging, and above all, intuitive.
The discount is available on all online courses from Friday January 30th, until Midnight on Monday, February 2nd, 2015.
Concluding his three part series, teaching the fundamentals of House production using Ableton Push, Paul Maddox returns to give you the lowdown on arrangement and automation, completing the track he began in parts 1 and 2. As a solo artist and as part of the duo Spektre, Paul has had numerous releases on popular labels and support from headline DJ acts across the globe. His wealth of experience combined with his knowledge of Live and passion for teaching come together in this series of tutorials, as he imparts professional tips and tricks in a clear and concise manner.
In this final instalment, Maddox takes you through preparing the parts created in the previous sections for arrangement, covering various button modes and the creation of scenes, before assigning new effects and device macros, with intuitive settings that add excitement and dynamic movement to the track. Scenes are then recorded into arrangement view, with drum fills triggered in real time, after which Maddox adds the sheen, recording parameter automation that keeps the soundscape fluid and builds up the excitement, whilst the solid beats pump underneath.
Accompanying the lessons is a download pack that contains over 100MB of House FX samples, courtesy of Loopmasters, giving you the tools to add exciting sounds to your own arrangements, as well as the Live set from the course.
The course is available from Loopmasters for £14.95 GBP.
ADSR Sounds has launched Massive Melbourne Drops, a video tutorial course that shows how to build a Melbourne Bounce Drop from start to finish using the NI Massive synthesizer.
Welcome to ADSR’s new ‘Start to Finish’ Series – in-depth video courses that step you through creating the hottest EDM genres in detail, from start to finish.
Hosted by lead tutor Echo Sound Works, this edition of this unique series gets you up to speed on how to create that distinctive Melbourne Bounce Sound using Native Instruments Massive
With over 2 hours of exclusive video content, you will learn how to make 7 sounds in Massive, tune kick drums, build and layer drum samples, write off beat bass lines, compose your actual drop and as an added bonus, learn how to chop up vocals to get that Melbourne Bounce sound popularized by Deorro.
* Includes 10 bonus MASSIVE sounds, 6 drum samples and 5
The course is available for purchase for the introductory price of $17 USD.
Learn how to use fast fourier transform (FFT) with Reaktor. This six-part course teaches you everything from the basics of FFT and how to analyze audio components; through to how to make and use several different effects including a spectral delay, a spectral freeze and a time-stretch effect.
Included in the course materials are 5 example ensembles that provide a practical base for you to follow along and experiment as you discover the might of FFT modules.
Master the world’s most powerful sampler, Native Instruments Kontakt, in this new online course by Producertech Tutor Defazed. With a career spanning from classic Drum & Bass to the cutting edge of electronic music, in addition to numerous international label releases and a wealth of class-based teaching experience in a number of colleges, Defazed is your ideal guide to the intricate world of sound design!
In this extensive set of tutorials, you’ll not only learn how to use Kontakt to create a wide variety of presets, including drum kits, basses, leads, pads and FX, but you’ll also discover how to use those presets to create a track, as Defazed develops each patch with MIDI clips and automation in Ableton Live.
The course is available for streaming 24/7/365 and includes over 100MB of Kontakt presets, courtesy of Loopmasters, along with the Live projects from the course. You can find assistance on the Producertech forum if needed, as well as regular remix competitions, where you can try out your new skills, and giveaways of new plugins and hardware.
The course is available for purchase for £34.95 GBP.
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