Join Rick Schmunk for an in-depth discussion in this video Preset #4: Classic pluck, part of Learning Serum.
- Getting a basic sound up and running in Serum…is fairly simple.…It's adding the small details like real-time modulation…and effects that take time to get right.…Let's take a look at a pluck type sound…where we use macros to add both effects…and additional modulation.…As a reminder,…you can find the demo MIDI clip that I'm using…and a related Ableton set in the Learning Serum folder.…If you're not an Ableton user, import the MIDI file…to a track in your DAW…and add serum to the track to follow along.…So let's start by going up to our presets folder.…
And we'll go in user and learning Serum presets.…And let's load the macro pluck start patch.…So this is a fairly simple sound.…We're just using a digital saw wave…and there's light unison and de-tuning Happening…on both oscillators.…The interesting thing here is with the noise oscillator.…Let's turn off oscillators A and B.…Check it out.…(plucking)…So we're actually using a kick sample here…to support the attack.…
And you'll notice that I've got…the one-shot option turned on…
- Wavetable warping
- Oscillator tuning
- Shaping sound
- Assigning and adjusting LFOs
- Advanced filter presets
- Adding effects
- Creating and editing sounds
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