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  • view course page for Music Production Secrets

    A weekly series with Tape Op magazine founder and Jackpot! Recording Studio owner Larry Crane. Every Friday, get a new technique for tailoring effects, gaining sonic control, and opening new creative doors in your recordings.

    4h 48m
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  • view course page for Vocal Production Techniques

    Get tips for recording vocals like a pro—regardless of the DAW you use. Go into the studio with audio engineer Scott Hirsch and learn mic'ing, recording, and creative production techniques for capturing great lead and background vocals.

    1h 42m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Vocal Production Techniques: Editing and Mixing in Logic Pro

  • view course page for Vocal Production Techniques: Editing and Mixing in Pro Tools

  • view course page for Vocal Production Techniques: Editing and Mixing in Studio One

  • view course page for Audio Mixing Master Class

    Audio Mixing Master Class

    with Bobby Owsinski

    Become a master audio mixer. Get a master class in audio mixing from one of the music industry's most admired teachers, Bobby Owsinski. Tune in for a new tip every Thursday.

    1h 47m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Learn REAPER 5: The Basics

    Get up and running with REAPER, the up-and-coming DAW for Windows and OS X. Learn how to record audio and MIDI, edit tracks, and mix and master your project.

    2h 20m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Ableton Live 9 Essential Training

  • view course page for Learn Reason 9: The Basics

    Learn the basics of Reason 9, the professional-grade DAW, from setup and recording to mixing and mastering.

    3h 16m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Sylvia Massy: Unconventional Recording

    Get inspired by master recording engineer Sylvia Massy. Sylvia shares the secrets behind some of her most infamous recording experiments, from piano demolitions to potato filters, and her new favorite tools.

    42m 33s
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  • view course page for Audition CC Essential Training

    Discover the powerful tool set offered in the audio post-production application Audition CC.

    6h 39m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Learn Modular Synthesis

    Learn Modular Synthesis

    with Chris Meyer

    Learn how to put together a modular synthesis system and program a wide variety of sounds with commonly available modules.

    3h 51m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Learn Melodyne 4: The Basics

    Learn how to pitch correct and alter the sonic characteristics of vocals and other audio using Melodyne 4, the leading pitch correction software that can also run as a plugin in most DAWs.

    2h 8m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Using Ableton Link

    Using Ableton Link

    with Yeuda Ben-Atar

    Collaborate with other musicians using Ableton Link. Learn how to use Link to synchronize multiple computers and iOS devices to play in time with Ableton Live.

    8m 27s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Making Music with Ableton Push

    Compose melodies and basslines, arrange music, mix and master your tracks, and perform live—away from the computer—with the colorful, intuitive Ableton Push and Push 2 controllers.

    2h 26m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Digital Audio

    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.

    3h 13m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Using KOMPLETE Sounds in MASCHINE

    Learn how to use the vast library of KOMPLETE sounds for songwriting and music production in MASCHINE.

    53m 1s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Studio One 3

    Get started with Studio One 3, the fast and agile DAW with powerful editing tools and a rich library of sounds.

    4h 53m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Auria Pro

    Learn how to record, edit, mix, and master music with Auria Pro, the first professional-level DAW for the iPad.

    3h 2m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Logic Pro X New Features

    Logic Pro X New Features

    with Scott Hirsch

    Preview the new features in Logic Pro 10.1–10.2.1, including Alchemy and Gobbler integration, flex pitching, the Drum Machine Designer, an enhanced Mixer, and improved MIDI editing and sequencing features. Learn how to integrate the latest Logic features into your production workflow as quickly as possible.

    2h 48m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Pro Tools 12 Essential Training

  • view course page for The Dos and Dont's of Attending a Music Conference

  • view course page for Up and Running with Omnisphere 2

    Up and Running with Omnisphere 2

    with J. Scott Giaquinta

    Learn how to use the sound libraries and powerful sound manipulation tools in Spectrasonics Omnisphere.

    2h 16m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with FL Studio 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.

    2h 3m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for The Gigging Musician: Songwriting on the Road

  • view course page for Up and Running with Universal Audio UAD-2/Apollo

  • view course page for Up and Running with Splice

    Connect your studio to the cloud with Splice. Learn to back up and manage projects, promote new releases, and find new sounds and inspiration.

    30m 17s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Audacity

    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.

    1h 49m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for GarageBand Essential Training

    GarageBand is free and comes with every Mac. Learn how to lay down tracks with its built-in loops or record your own music with real instruments.

    4h 43m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Drum Mixing Techniques

    Drum Mixing Techniques

    with Ryan Hewitt

    GRAMMY-winning producer Ryan Hewitt explains his techniques for mixing radio-ready drum sounds with any DAW or console.

    1h 39m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Pro Tools

    Learn the basics of recording, editing, mixing, and exporting great-sounding mixes with Pro Tools 12.

    4h 27m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Drum Recording Session with Josh Freese

    Watch the pros at work in a real drum recording session at a top LA studio, EastWest. GRAMMY-winning engineer Ryan Hewitt records with A-list drummer Josh Freese.

    1h 27m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Songwriting in Reason

    Songwriting in Reason

    with Matt Piper

    Learn how to write, record, and mix songs—before the inspiration fades—with Reason.

    2h 13m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for The Dos and Don'ts of Songwriting Collaboration

    Professional songwriter Cliff Goldmacher explains the best practices for collaborating when songwriting, from planning the song's eventual promotion to keeping the co-write moving forward.

    24m 29s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with REAKTOR

    Up and Running with REAKTOR

    with J. Scott Giaquinta

    Learn how to use REAKTOR as a synth, a drum machine, a sampler, a sound generator, and a multi-effects processor.

    27m 28s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Drum Setup and Mic'ing in the Studio

    GRAMMY-winning recording engineer Ryan Hewitt explains his techniques for capturing drum sounds. "Drum Doctor" Ross Garfield consults with Ryan on a real-world studio setup for a session with A-list drummer Josh Freese.

    1h 14m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with ABSYNTH 5

    Up and Running with ABSYNTH 5

    with J. Scott Giaquinta

    Get up and running with ABSYNTH 5, a powerful synthesizer that allows for almost unlimited combinations of oscillators, modulations controls, and filters.

    41m 23s
    Beginner
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  • view course page for Michael Beinhorn with Bobby Owsinski: Herbie Hancock to Alt Rock

  • view course page for Up and Running with Cubase Pro 8

    Get up and running with the essential features in Cubase Pro 8, the venerable DAW that produces cutting-edge sounds.

    4h 56m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with FM8

    Up and Running with FM8

    with J. Scott Giaquinta

    Get up and running with FM8 and its main sound-making components, including the Browser, Master, Effects, Arpeggiator, and Easy/Morph windows, in this quick FM8 training course.

    41m 25s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Richard Gibbs with Bobby Owsinski: Rocking Clubs to Writing Scores

  • view course page for Al Schmitt with Bobby Owsinski: Wrapping Cables to Winning Grammys

  • view course page for Up and Running with KONTAKT 5

    Up and Running with KONTAKT 5

    with J. Scott Giaquinta

    Get a brief overview of the features, signal routing, and effects offered in KONTAKT 5.

    39m 41s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Write, Think, and Act Like a Professional Songwriter

  • view course page for Up and Running with Bitwig Studio

    Take your ideas and turn them into epic recordings and live performances—fast—with Bitwig Studio, the next-gen DAW designed specifically for electronic music.

    3h 48m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with GUITAR RIG

    Up and Running with GUITAR RIG

    with J. Scott Giaquinta

    Learn how to create unique sounds for guitar, bass, drums, synths, and even vocals, with the GUITAR RIG effects processor from Native Instruments.

    35m 2s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Auto-Tune 8

    Learn how to correct vocal pitch problems with Auto-Tune 8. Make subtle adjustments in minutes, or use Auto-Tune to add creative effects.

    59m 39s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with BATTERY 4

    Up and Running with BATTERY 4

    with J. Scott Giaquinta

    Learn how to create drum sounds, beats, and effects with these tutorials for Native Instruments BATTERY 4.

    54m 13s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with MASSIVE

    Up and Running with MASSIVE

    with J. Scott Giaquinta

    Discover the power of MASSIVE, Native Instrument's popular and flexible soft synth for creating colossal-sounding basslines, leads, pads, and more.

    52m 51s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Maschine 2

    JK "saintjoe" Swopes—educator behind MaschineTutorials.com—shows how to get started creating your own beats, hooks, and harmonies with Maschine.

    2h 20m
    Beginner
     
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