• Dolby
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    Dolby Audio, the industry-leading audio technology, can now be used to enhance the online experience, thanks to Microsoft Windows 10 and Microsoft Edge. This article takes a look at Dolby Digital Plus, surround sound, and the audio encoding service provided by Microsoft Azure.Read More…
  • Songwriting
    The Dark Waters of Music PublishingMusic
    A shark is a shark is a shark. In the waters of the songwriting ocean they are as numerous and carnivorous as they are elsewhere. Learn to steer clear of them.Read More…
  • Samples
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    In part two of the DIY Sample Series I'll show you how to record big impact elements and program them in NI's Kontakt.Read More…
  • Guitar
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    In this tutorial I'll show you how you can develop a better and solid solo using your knowledge. I'll show you how to develop better improvisational skills. I'll look at a number of approaches and I'll clear some of myths you may have heard over the years.Read More…
  • Ableton Live
    Using Voxengo BoogexPreview
    In this lesson we are going to use Boogex to color instrument channels in Ableton. We will use it on drums, bass, lead, pad, vocal and piano. The vocal and piano part is a separate song in the session.Read More…
  • Sound Design
    Making Sounds With ZebralettePreview
    In this lesson I will show you how to make a short music piece using the Zebralette instrument in Ableton. After listening back to the song, I found that the mood and the sounds got a bit of earlier electric breaks feel, although it wasn't a conscious decision. I will program leads, pad, bass, and fx track for the composition.Read More…
  • Cubase
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    In this tutorial, I'll build on the first tutorial—the Normal view, the Extended view and Common panel functions and settings—and I'll show you about the channel strips in the extended view and how to hide certain channels.Read More…
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    Purchase a hosting plan from Siteground this month and get a bonus free year of learning on Tuts+.Read More…
  • Logic Pro
    An Introduction to Scripting in Logic XMain
    In this tutorial I’ll get into the nuts and bolts of what exactly the Scripter is and go on to create a fairly basic, yet personalized MIDI delay plugin—an introduction to the JavaScript capabilities within Logic Pro X which allows you to create your own MIDI effect plugins.Read More…
  • Promotion
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    Envato Bundles launches the limited time Indie Font Bundle with over 70 handcrafted fonts from 36 independent designers.Read More…
  • Samples
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    One of the frustrations in recording is searching for just the right sounds. Percussion elements can very daunting to sort through. In this tutorial series you will learn how make your own sounds that are one hundred per cent yours. Read More…
  • Cubase
    AudioWarp in CubasePre
    AudioWarp is a tool exclusive to Cubase that lets you to automatically correct loops to fit the tempo and rhythm of the project. In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to fix loops using this feature.Read More…
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    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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  • Instrumentalmusicpreview400

    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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  • Preview

    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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