MS-20 Tutorial

KORG Collection: MS-20 Explained®

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10 Videos | Length: 1hr 12min 46sec
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  • Introduction & Overview 2:36

    Introduction & Overview

    Tyler welcomes you and gives a brief look at the broad aspects and nature of the KORG MS-20, giving a good point to begin delving deeper.

  • Play View 11:59

    Play View

    In this video, explore the Play View mode, in which you'll see all of the original parameters of the classic MS-20 Synthesizer.

  • Edit View 8:58

    Edit View

    Here, we dive deeper and see the Edit View, which gives access to all the original parameters of the synth, plus newly added parameters that give even more options for sound creation.

  • The Patch Panel 9:19

    The Patch Panel

    In this section of both Play and Edit Views, discover how you can apply Modulation to your parameters in different ways with modular-style patch cables!

  • External Signal Processing 9:30

    External Signal Processing

    Tyler shows how you can use the MS-20 to accept and process external signals from a DAW as inputs for some awesome sonic results!

  • Configuration & Programs 5:24

    Configuration & Programs

    Now see a few additional configuration settings you can play with, as well as how you can load and save banks and programs within the MS-20.

  • Bass Sound Design 6:28

    Bass Sound Design

    Tyler walks you through creating a bass sound using all of the MS-20 knowledge you've learnt so far.

  • Lead Sound Design 7:55

    Lead Sound Design

    Now discover how to make a great lead synth patch from scratch on the MS-20.

  • Pad Sound Design 8:46

    Pad Sound Design

    See how to make a nice pad sound using the MS-20's features and functions.

  • Conclusion 1:51


    In this video, Tyler closes things out with a few additional notes and remarks, to send you off on your way to make some awesome sounds with the KORG MS-20!

Product Overview

Synth wiz Tyler Coffin brings you a video tutorial series on the virtual recreation of the famous KORG MS-20 synthesizer! Discover what this synth is all about and how to use it to program cool and original sounds.

Tyler starts by welcoming you to the series and then gives a brief look at the broad aspects and nature of the KORG MS-20, which is a great place to begin delving deeper. You'll then learn all about Play View, Edit View, and the Patch Panel where you make your virtual patch cable connections to design and shape your sound.

Next, you'll see how to use the MS-20 to accept and process external signals from a DAW as inputs for some awesome sonic results, followed by the steps to take to load and save banks and programs within the MS-20 for later recall.

Tyler then gives you inspiring sound design videos, creating a Bass, Lead, and Pad sound all from scratch, so you really grasp just what this synth is capable of and how to do it.

See the individual tutorial descriptions for more info. If you have the KORG Collection MS-20 and want to know it better as well as how to program some staple sounds, this is the perfect series... Watch "KORG Collection: MS-20 Explained" today!

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