REV Tutorial

REV Explained®

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    The Basics

    Get an overview of the main architecture and interface elements in the four instruments that make up REV.

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    Working with Instrument Layers

    Explore layer based parameters including playback modes, changing the sound sources used, volume and pitch stutter effects, filters, and envelopes.

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    Layer Based Effects

    Learn how to clear and build up a patch from scratch, and explore the various later based effects and their parameters.

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    Main Page Effects

    Hear how these effects are used to process the sound of the combined layers, and see how the latch and trigger modes are used to control them in real time.

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    Timed Instruments

    See how the main offset slider in the timed instruments is used to set the global note length for both layers.

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    The Loops Instrument

    Discover the banks of looped sounds available in the Loops version of REV; see how to transpose their root pitches, work with the FX presets, and automate some of the parameters.

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    Working with Rises

    Explore the Rises version of REV and hear how it is used in the pre chorus of a song to add drama and excitement leading up to the chorus.

Product Overview


REV is a complete world of reverse sound design, and in this video training series Eli Krantzberg shows you how to navigate that world and create completely unique Pulses, Leads, Risers, Soundscapes and more. See how going backwards can move your productions forward!

Beginning with an overview of the interface and the four engines that make up REV, Eli then explores Instrument Layers. You'll learn how to change the sound sources and manipulate the parameters for Volume, Pitch Stutter Effects, Filters, and Envelopes.

The following two videos cover Effects in REV. First, he describes the Layer-Based Effects, and then the Main Page Effects. Eli demonstrates how the effects process combines layers, and how you can control them in real-time.

The next two videos explore the Timed and Loops instrument. This is where you can set the global note length for your patch, and discover the banks of looped sounds in REV and how to transpose and automate them and more. The final video in the series shows you all about the Rises version of REV and how to use it to add exciting build ups to your productions.

Whether you're new to REV or an experienced user looking for some tasty tips and tricks, watch "REV Explained" today!


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REV Explained® is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 3 .
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Very Helpful to new user. Thank you, had this a while and not been able to use it to it's full advantage..until now!
Date published: 2020-11-13
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Very Helpful Sparked new ideas
Date published: 2020-06-27
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from General overview to get you started It's concise and helpful. Everything you need to dive into Rev and begin making your basic sounds.
Date published: 2016-11-16
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