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Console 1 Tutorial

Console 1 Explained®

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12 Videos | Length: 1hr 7min 54sec
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    What Is Console 1?

    A brief introduction to the Console 1 concept.

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    Why Console 1?

    A summary of the workflow of Console 1 and the broad stroke benefits.

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    Getting Connected With Console 1

    A look at track instantiation and hardware integration.

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    Hardware Layout

    A full overview of all of the available controls on the Console 1 hardware.

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    Input Section

    A look at and listen to the controllability included on the input section of Console 1.

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    Shape Section

    A look at and listen to the controllability included on the shape section of Console 1, including gate and transient shaper.

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    A look at and listen to the controllability included on the equalizer section of Console 1.

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    A look at and listen to the controllability included on the compressor section of Console 1.

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    Output Control

    A look at and listen to the controllability included on the output section of Console 1, including drive and pan.

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    Going Deeper

    Looking at the ordering of components, external sidechaining, grouping, and more advanced functionality.

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    Preset Management & Customization

    A look at how preset functionality works, and how to customize your Console 1 settings.

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    SSL XL 9000 K Channel

    A look at the SSL XL 9000 K channel now available for purchase for Console 1.

Product Overview

Softube's Console 1 is a unique hardware/software mixer that works in tandem with your DAW, and studio expert Scott Fritz shows you how to get it up and running and supercharge your workflow and sound as well!

Scott begins with a thorough explanation of what Console 1 is and why you want to use it. Then he teaches you how to set it up with your DAW, and guides you through the hardware layout. After that, Scott explores each section of the Console 1, starting with the Input Section, and moving through the Shape Section.

This leads directly into tutorials on how to Equalize and Compress using the built-in Dynamics Processors. The exploration of the hardware finishes with a tutorial on the Output Control section.

Once you're familiar with Console 1, Scott dives even deeper, teaching you about Ordering Components, using External Side Chaining, Grouping, and other Advanced Functionality. He even shows you Console 1's Preset Functionality, and how to Customize Your Settings. Finally, for even more sonic options, Scott discusses the SSL XL 9000 K Channel that's available as an add-on purchase. The cues heard in these videos can be licensed at Warner/Chappell.

Whether you already have a Console 1 and want to get the most out of it or want to know what Console 1 could add to your existing setup, watch "Console 1 Explained" today!

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Console 1 Explained® is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 12 .
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Great course! Outstanding tutorials and in depth explanations on how to get the most use out of your Console 1. I found this course very informative and never had a dull moment. Would highly recommend this course to anyone who is interested in getting started with this hardware and software.
Date published: 2020-03-11
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Drives into the magic secrets of Console 1 Thorough overview every C1 user should watch. The coolest tip with the Drive setting insight. But you gotta watch to know the secret! :)
Date published: 2020-03-03
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Console One Explained is Excellent! Not only an excellent video explaining Console One in detail but a great tutorial on the basics of EQ and Compression.
Date published: 2019-08-20
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Great This is my first subscription, a friend recommended me using it. I will keep this going
Date published: 2019-04-19
Rated 4.0 out of 5 by from Helpful but.. Great insight to Console 1 but trainer needs to go a little slower.
Date published: 2018-11-03
Rated 4.5 out of 5 by from Well done video explains the Console 1 logically, easily and completely. Great organization of the sections and features of Console 1. The instructor's voice was easy to listen to and kept my attention. Only thing I'd like to see is one more section covering the British Class A for Console 1 . Well done
Date published: 2017-04-20
Rated 4.5 out of 5 by from Helped me understand the unit better. Helped me get my head around this!
Date published: 2017-04-12
Rated 4.5 out of 5 by from Looks Good 2 Me Presentation was good but audio had artifacts that sounds like sqeaks and swishes almost like digital" CB Radio " but digital version ??? I can hear smearing of the voice ...Otherwise content seems good ... Can't wait to Buy a Console 1 to see if it does what I need it to do..SSL fix. hahaha
Date published: 2017-04-10
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Excellent videos! I'm glad this training video is available because I'm buying on soon!
Date published: 2017-03-15
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Console 1 Walkthrough Review This series was very well executed. Efficient and thorough. Nice Job.
Date published: 2016-11-09
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Excellant Saved me hours of looking for informaton on the internet Have downloaded to my iPad , I take it to the studio for reference. worth every penny !.
Date published: 1969-12-31
Rated 1.5 out of 5 by from Outdaed video Why is he using studio one 2 when studio one 3 is clearly the one on the market, and before you say it's the same company, sure but it's not the same daw. Studio one 3 is different from studio one 2
Date published: 1969-12-31
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