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Interested in a career in music? Learn everything you need to know about working with digital audio, including the digital signal path, compression, DAWs, MIDI, and mixing.
Get started with Studio One 3, the fast and agile DAW with powerful editing tools and a rich library of sounds.
Learn how to record, edit, mix, and master music with Auria Pro, the first professional-level DAW for the iPad.
Interested in producing the next chart-topping pop song? Multi-platinum producer, engineer, and mixer Brian Malouf demonstrates his hit-making song mixing techniques.
Discover how to turn song ideas and rough recordings into complete, polished tracks, with music producer Evan Sutton's patented music production workflow.
Learn how to record, edit, mix, and master audio and MIDI in Pro Tools 12.
Get prepared to work on real-world projects with FL Studio. Learn how to create, mix, and arrange songs with this powerful digital audio workstation.
Learn how to use the powerful UAD-2 and Apollo software/hardware combo from Universal Audio to mix down songs and emulate classic analog sounds.
Shows nonaudio professionals how to set up Audacity, a free audio editor and recorder for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux, and start recording live audio.
GRAMMY-winning producer Ryan Hewitt explains his techniques for mixing radio-ready drum sounds with any DAW or console.
Learn advanced mixing techniques specifically suited to the EDM environment, to make your tracks sound fat, wide, and full.
Learn the basics of recording, editing, mixing, and exporting great-sounding mixes with Pro Tools 12.
Discover the powerful tool set offered in the audio post-production application Audition CC.
Get up and running with the essential features in Cubase Pro 8, the venerable DAW that produces cutting-edge sounds.
JK "saintjoe" Swopes—educator behind MaschineTutorials.com—shows how to get started creating your own beats, hooks, and harmonies with Maschine.
Get up and running with Reason 8. Learn how to record, edit, mix, and master audio tracks with this professional-level music production software.
Take a look at the best new features in Reason 8, from the redesigned interface to the Softube Amps.
Learn the Logic Pro mixing and mastering techniques that every producer and engineer should know, from preparing a project to compression, automation, and mastering.
Learn how to create super-pro basslines for your electronic dance music (EDM) tracks.
Learn how to create super-pro drum sounds for electronic dance music (EDM) productions.
Learn how to mix a solid EDM track from raw material with Dave Darlington's Grammy-winning techniques.
Learn the mixing techniques Grammy-winning producer Dave Darlington uses to transform raw audio tracks into great jazz mixes.
Learn Dave Darlington's techniques for achieving his Grammy-winning sound with Waves plugins, including EQ, compression, reverb, delay and modulation, and mastering.
Covers the basic mixing tools that every producer and engineer should know in Pro Tools, from using EQ to add clarity and focus to applying compression and limiting to control dynamics and maximize track levels within a mix.
The fundamentals of delay and modulation effects and how to apply these effects, technically and creatively, to improve the sound of a mix.
Explains one of the most essential ingredients in audio mixing, reverb—the time it takes for sound to bounce, echo, and decay during a live performance or recording.
Larry Crane, critically acclaimed record producer and founder of Tape Op magazine, describes his self-taught, largely trial-and-error path to success in the music industry.
Shows how to properly apply equalization (EQ) to improve the sound of a mix.
Shows how to improve the sound of a mix using compressors, limiters, gates, de-essers, and other dynamic processors.
Watch Brian Lee White and Alex Case perform advanced audio adjustments inside Pro Tools, while they guide you through their reasoning in the built-in video window.
Watch Brian Lee White and Alex Case perform advanced audio adjustments inside Logic Pro, while they guide you through their reasoning in the built-in video window.
Learn how to make music with Reason, and bring the features of a professional recording studio right into your home.
Takes you over the Logic Pro learning curve, showing how to compose, record, edit, and mix great sounding music.
Learn how to record, edit, mix, and master audio and MIDI in Pro Tools.
Harness Logic Pro X's powerful features to make music in brand-new ways.
Take control of every step of the audio production process and start making great sounding music in this fast-paced SONAR X2 tutorial.
Learn how to create a high-energy, engaging soundtrack for an Internet or TV commercial that underscores your client's brand and visual message.
Record great-sounding music with Auria, the first major digital audio workstation designed specifically for the iPad.
Dive into the new streamlined, modern interface and creative tools for musicians and producers, in this tour with a Logic Pro X insider.
Larry Crane, producer behind albums by She & Him, The Decemberists, Elliott Smith, Jenny Lewis, The Go-Betweens, and Sleater-Kinney, shows you how to pull more life and energy out of your existing tracks.
Walk through the most anticipated new features included in Pro Tools 11, the industry-leading DAW.
Get a glimpse behind the studio curtain and see music recording secrets in action with the producer/engineer who's worked with She & Him, The Decemberists, Elliott Smith, Jenny Lewis, The Go-Betweens, and Sleater-Kinney.
Learn your way around REAPER, an inexpensive but powerful DAW for recording live performances and MIDI tracks.
Get up and running with the cutting-edge DAW Cubase 7 in this quick one-hour class.
Create music in real time, on stage, or while producing in the studio, with Ableton Live.
Get started making music with the popular one-stop shop for music production, FL Studio.
Explore a powerful round-trip workflow between Logic Pro and Final Cut Pro that enables sound editors to quickly mix dialogue, sound effects, and music for film.
Start making music with the powerful, intuitive controls in Studio One and these tutorials from producer and remixer Josh Harris.
Dive deep into some of the advanced features that Ableton Live offers for unique and creative manipulation of sound.
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