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  • Sound Design
    How to Create a Progressive Christmas SongProg xmas preview
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    In this tutorial I will show you how to make a progressive version of Silent Night, using melodic instrument tracks, drum samples, and loops.Read More…
  • Logic Pro
    Beginner's Guide to Auto-Tuning in LogicPhotodune 8359121 close up of a cute singer recording a track xs
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    Some of the biggest names in music are using an effect, most commonly known as Auto-Tune, which corrects the pitch of a singer's voice. When used subtly, it can be a really effective way to make a good singer sound even better, but when overused, it can cause problems. In this tutorial, you'll learn how to get started and begin Auto-Tuning in Logic Pro X. Read More…
  • Audio Production
    Quick Tip: Using Envelope Followers With AudioAutofilterpreview
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    In this quick tip by Mo Volans we'll look at envelope followers and envelope-based modulators when filtering audio. We'll be using the AutoFilter from Logic Pro X, which is a good example of an effects processor that has both of those features.Read More…
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    You have until September 30th to grab an annual student subscription at our special price of just $45! Thanks to our friends at PayPal, we’re pleased to bring you this fantastic discount on a Tuts+ Subscription.Read More…
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    Interested in furthering your education with video courses on code, design, photography, and web design? Get started today with our 14 day free trial!Read More…
  • iPad
    Using a MIDI Controller With iPadMidi controller ipad preview
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    Whether for practice, mobile production, or even to replace a traditional studio; the Apple iPad has quickly risen to the challenge of being all musical things to everyone. In this tutorial Tuts+ author Robert Anthony will demonstrate how to use a MIDI controller with iPad, and the possibilities it can offer.Read More…
  • Logic Pro
    Handy Shortcuts for Logic Pro XMac flex
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    While writing my previous tutorial I realized that there were a few shortcuts that I use in my daily workflow that would make things move faster and easier for a lot of people out there. So here, I'll highlight some alternative and more intuitive ways of getting things done your way in Logic Pro X.Read More…
  • Copyright
    Should I Join a Performing Rights Organization?Photodune 3111500 old radio xs
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    Ever wonder how performances of your songs on radio, jukebox, television, clubs, or arenas magically turn into quarterly checks made out to none other than you?Read More…
  • Composition
    Using Damage in Composition: Part 3Composing with damage part 03 preview
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    In this tutorial I’ll be jumping back into Damage to do some composition of percussion parts live! You will see some of the more electronic and industrial sounds in action as I audition what patches work and lay down some tracks. You’ll see the percussion parts all built from scratch as we record and refine the rhythms and sounds for a thick, industrial sound.Read More…
  • Mixing & Mastering
    Mastering in the BoxMasteringinboxpreview2
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    I am pretty careful about the plugins I use when mastering, and keep things affordable. I thought it would be useful to show you what I use on my system when mastering in the box. I’ll show you how to master tracks using entirely in the box. I’ll use both stock and high end plug-ins.Read More…
  • Composition
    Using Damage in Composition: Part 2Composing with damage part 02 preview
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    In this tutorial we will be jumping back into Damage to see how you can utilize the ethnic instrument patched to create a Middle Eastern style track. You will learn how to layer several percussion patches and design parts to create a richly textured percussion bed. You will also see what went into the supporting instrumentation for this orchestral/cinematic track. You will see lots of Kontakt combined with recorded audio tracks used for a really nice final product!Read More…
  • Audio Production
    Quick Tip: Creating Frozen Delays with OhmBoyzOhmboyzpreview
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    OhmBoyz by OhmForce is one of the most creative delay plugins out there. I've been using it for years, and in this screencast I'll show you a couple of tips and tricks, including frozen delays, also known as sustain loop delays.Read More…
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  • Photodune 2513702 moog xs

    You can make pretty much any sound you want using subtractive synthesis (or virtual analog), including effects, pads and strings, leads, and bass. In this series, we'll show you how. 

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    A standard string orchestra is based on the string quartet; Violin I, Violin II, Viola, and Cellos, with the addition of Contrabasses on the low end. In this series on arranging for strings, we'll look first at how to take an existing four-part harmonization and have it effectively performed by a string orchestra. And second, we'll learn how to use that same foundation to create more interesting variations.

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    Sculpture is a unique instrument to Logic in that it is something called a 'component modeling synth'. Where Logic's other synths are the more standard FM and additive synth types, Sculpture tries to make a virtual model of an actual acoustic instrument which mimics that instrument's physical properties. In this series we'll look at how this unusual synth operates, and how we can manipulate its parameters to create a realistic electric bass sound.

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