Predator Tutorial

Predator 2 Explained®

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    Introduction (3:28)


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    GUI Overview (6:10)


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    Preset Management (10:16)


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    External MIDI Control (4:54)


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    Oscillator Basics Pt. 1 (12:31)


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    Oscillator Basics Pt. 2 (6:33)


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    Morph Modes (7:32)


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    User Waves (7:55)


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    Shaping Waveforms (4:05)


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    Creating Wavetables (7:50)


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    Sample Extract (7:20)


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    Filter Types (13:08)


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    Filter Modulation (9:09)


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    The Amp Section (5:42)


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    Play Modes (7:26)


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    Advanced Envelopes (4:07)


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    The XY Pad (8:46)


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    The Arpeggiator (12:37)


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    The Modulation Tab (7:40)


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    The Mod Matrix (7:24)


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    The Effects (5:43)


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    Pad Sound Design (14:05)


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    Bass Sound Design (6:06)


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    Plucks Sound Design (6:02)


Synth expert Sami Rabia gives you the most comprehensive collection of tutorials available dedicated to Rob Papen’s amazing Predator 2 virtual synthesizer! Learn all about this awesome synth, from its in-depth features and functions, to cool tips and tricks, and even sound design techniques. See why this synth is at the top of the food chain.

Sami begins by welcoming you and then gives you an in-depth overview of the Predator 2 user interface and basic layout, including the hidden “back panel”. You’ll then learn all about preset management, external MIDI control and its Oscillator features and routings.

Next, Sami covers the different Morph Modes, User Waves and Shaping Waveforms, all designed to create endless synth tones, and then how to extract new waveforms from your personal sample collection for a truly unique sound all your own.

Filters are up next, and Sami reveals the different filter types available and their characteristics, as well as their modulation capabilities. Sami then covers tons of more topics such as the Amp Scion, Play Modes, Advanced Envelopes, the powerful XY Pad, Arpeggiator, Effects, Sound Design techniques and much more!

If you use Rob Papen’s Predator 2 virtual synth or are considering getting it, this video series will answer all your questions and then some, leaving you shaking in fear of not having one… Watch “Predator 2 Explained®” now!


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musicgenie
Submitted 7 months ago

Highly Recommended !

Predator 2 Explained is one of the best tutorials I've followed on Groove 3. There is very good subject knowledge mixed with a relaxed and friendly tone. The pace of the tutorial delivery is easy to follow and there are some great sound design tips that can be transferred to other synthesisers.

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Abayye
Submitted 9 months ago

Deep introduction to Predator 2

This tutorial went into a lot of depth and got me really excited about delving into this synth. The only negative comment is that I would have liked more coverage of the effects.

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Predator 2 Explained® is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 2 .
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Highly Recommended ! Predator 2 Explained is one of the best tutorials I've followed on Groove 3. There is very good subject knowledge mixed with a relaxed and friendly tone. The pace of the tutorial delivery is easy to follow and there are some great sound design tips that can be transferred to other synthesisers.
Date published: 2018-03-08
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Deep introduction to Predator 2 This tutorial went into a lot of depth and got me really excited about delving into this synth. The only negative comment is that I would have liked more coverage of the effects.
Date published: 2017-12-28
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