MODO Tutorial

MODO Bass Explained®

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8 Videos | Length: 37min 14sec
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  • PHOMO 3:14


    Learn how the physical modelling technology used in MODO Bass is used to simulate a physical source; and take a first look around the interface.

  • Working with the Models 3:18

    Working with the Models

    Explore some of the 12 modeled basses, and learn what parameters are and aren’t stored and recalled when changing between them.

  • Playing Styles 6:13

    Playing Styles

    Explore the variations in how the bass is played by adjusting both right and left hand playing techniques.

  • The Strings 2:46

    The Strings

    Use this panel to choose the type, number, thickness, age, and tuning of the strings, as well as how high they are from the body of the bass.

  • Electronics 2:38


    See how to change the pickup configurations, and switch between modelling active and passive electronics.

  • Amp & FX 4:28

    Amp & FX

    Explore the amp and stomp box effects and hear them in action on a rock style bass track.

  • Key Switches 6:31

    Key Switches

    Learn how to use MODO Bass’s key switch notes to manually change between various playing styles and techniques wherever you need to in your programmed bass performance.

  • MIDI Control 8:06

    MIDI Control

    See how either programmed or real time MIDI CC messages are used to control parameter values over the duration of a performance.

Product Overview

Eli Krantzberg delivers the low down on IK Multimedia’s new MODO Bass, a virtual instrument that delivers incredibly realistic bass guitars for your songs and productions!

Eli begins with an overview of the physical modeling used to create MODO’s authentic bass tones, followed by an introduction to all 12 modeled basses and their unique parameters.

Playing styles are then explored, as well as the different string options, electronics, amps and effects, key switches, MIDI control techniques and more!

See the individual tutorial descriptions below for more info. If you’re new to IK Multimedia’s MODO Bass, or just want to know all about it, pull up a seat and check out “MODO Bass Explained” today!

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