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Softube Modular Know-How: The Basics

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    Introduction

    Scott introduces us to the virtual modular synth.

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    GUI

    Next he introduces the basic workflow and how to navigate the interface.

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    Modules

    In this video Scott explains the different types of modules available.

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    Interfacing with the DAW

    Next he explains how an analog synth communicates with a digital world.

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    Presets

    This video goes over everything you need to know about loading presets.

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    Performing

    In the final video Scott explains how to use the performance modules.

Product Overview


Virtual modular synths are all the rage, and Synth meister Scottie Dugan starts your journey into Softube’s virtual Modular Synth! Learn all the important basics in this in-depth video tutorial series.

Scottie welcomes you and then gives you an introduction to Softube Modular, covering the important basics such as navigating the GUI, explaining the different modules available, interfacing Modular with your DAW, loading and storing presets, performing with Modular and more!

See the individual tutorial descriptions below for more info. If you’re ready to get into virtual modular synthesis, Softube has just the application you need, and Scottie Dugan has the video tutorials to get you going… Watch “Softube Modular Know-How: The Basics” today!


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JSOG
Submitted 8 months ago

Very Quick intro to Softube Modular

A straight-forward, to-the-point introductory video showing the features of Softube Modular. Any person unfamiliar with Modular will benefit from looking at this video first.

I am a: Semi-Pro


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Brutus
Submitted 2 years ago

Very Helpful with getting started.

I like the short informative format.


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Philipk
Submitted 2 years ago

Very useful guide to Modular

Some great ideas and tips on getting things up and running on this very powerful plug-in.


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docatlas
Submitted 2 years ago

Good intro to the plugin.

This was a good intro, but I hope it will be followed up with more detailed videos about the individual modules. As more modules are released, it would be good to see them covered as well.

I am a: Professional, Musician, Producer, Audio Engineer, Sound Designer, Game Designer

Response from Customer Service:

Hello and thanks for the review! That really helps us out.
This is just the first tutorial in our Know-How series for Softube Modular. 'The Basics' is an intro tutorial to get you familiar with the features and functions. More to come.
I'm sorry you only found this tutorial to be a 3 star rating even though it was a good intro. Feel free to pass along any suggestions for improvement. We feel this is strong start to a good series of a great plug-in!

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nsblues
Submitted 3 years ago

Definitely the Basics

This course gives a good starting point for Softube Modular. It gave me the knowledge to start making my own patches.

I am a: Semi-Pro, Musician, Sound Designer, Hobbyist


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JSOG
Submitted 8 months ago

Very Quick intro to Softube Modular

A straight-forward, to-the-point introductory video showing the features of Softube Modular. Any person unfamiliar with Modular will benefit from looking at this video first.

I am a: Semi-Pro

Ease of Use
 
 
 
 
 
Quality of Videos
 
 
 
 
 
Value of Training
 
 
 
 
 
Access to Videos
 
 
 
 
 

Brutus
Submitted 2 years ago

Very Helpful with getting started.

I like the short informative format.

Ease of Use
 
 
 
 
 
Quality of Videos
 
 
 
 
 
Value of Training
 
 
 
 
 
Access to Videos
 
 
 
 
 

Philipk
Submitted 2 years ago

Very useful guide to Modular

Some great ideas and tips on getting things up and running on this very powerful plug-in.

Ease of Use
 
 
 
 
 
Quality of Videos
 
 
 
 
 
Value of Training
 
 
 
 
 
Access to Videos
 
 
 
 
 

docatlas
Submitted 2 years ago

Good intro to the plugin.

This was a good intro, but I hope it will be followed up with more detailed videos about the individual modules. As more modules are released, it would be good to see them covered as well.

I am a: Professional, Musician, Producer, Audio Engineer, Sound Designer, Game Designer

Response from Customer Service:

Hello and thanks for the review! That really helps us out.
This is just the first tutorial in our Know-How series for Softube Modular. 'The Basics' is an intro tutorial to get you familiar with the features and functions. More to come.
I'm sorry you only found this tutorial to be a 3 star rating even though it was a good intro. Feel free to pass along any suggestions for improvement. We feel this is strong start to a good series of a great plug-in!
Ease of Use
 
 
 
 
 
Quality of Videos
 
 
 
 
 
Value of Training
 
 
 
 
 
Access to Videos
 
 
 
 
 

nsblues
Submitted 3 years ago

Definitely the Basics

This course gives a good starting point for Softube Modular. It gave me the knowledge to start making my own patches.

I am a: Semi-Pro, Musician, Sound Designer, Hobbyist

Ease of Use
 
 
 
 
 
Quality of Videos
 
 
 
 
 
Value of Training
 
 
 
 
 
Access to Videos
 
 
 
 
 

1. When did you start dabbling in music?

I grew up taking classical piano lessons, so music has always been a part of my life. It started out as a daily chore and eventually evolved into a passion. Now I am very lucky to call it my profession.

2. What training have you had?

After thirteen years of private piano lessons I decided to pursue a formal degree. Two years in and I realized it wasn't for me. From that point on a began teaching myself and taking various online courses that offered subjects that excited me. I've gotten to learn and sit under individuals who are way better than I am.

3. When did you get into recording?

Ableton Live and the ability to make music with a computer were the two biggest reasons I didn't continue pursue a formal degree. I was in a band, we cut a DIY "garage album" and that started the obsession. The once obscured world of synths, hardware and software was now overwhealming as I transitioned away from a piano only mindset.

4. People you have worked with/for?

I have the great privilege to be working with Ableton as one of their Ableton Certified Trainers. Being a part of that community has been really amazing and life changing. I have yet to work with anyone rich and famous... but I have a feeling one day some of these crazy talented people will be. I get to work with students and artists who are chasing their musical dreams. I like the purity and passion that comes with that.

5. Why are you so good at training people?

Well, I've always been told that I'm a good teacher but I hated talking to people I didn't know. It took a while to get over those introvert tendencies and fear of public speaking and now I can't get enough. Watching a student get that lightbulb breakthrough or seeing an ignition of passion after the transfer of knowledge creates such a sense of fulfillment for me. I can't not teach.

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Softube Modular Know-How: The Basics is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 5 .
Rated 4.5 out of 5 by from Very Quick intro to Softube Modular A straight-forward, to-the-point introductory video showing the features of Softube Modular. Any person unfamiliar with Modular will benefit from looking at this video first.
Date published: 2019-03-06
Rated 4.0 out of 5 by from Very Helpful with getting started. I like the short informative format.
Date published: 2018-03-04
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Very useful guide to Modular Some great ideas and tips on getting things up and running on this very powerful plug-in.
Date published: 2017-12-09
Rated 3.0 out of 5 by from Good intro to the plugin. This was a good intro, but I hope it will be followed up with more detailed videos about the individual modules. As more modules are released, it would be good to see them covered as well.
Date published: 2017-06-13
Rated 4.0 out of 5 by from Definitely the Basics This course gives a good starting point for Softube Modular. It gave me the knowledge to start making my own patches.
Date published: 2016-12-10
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