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Sound Design with FL Studio

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    Overview

    Tyler begins by welcoming you and then goes over the topics covered in this course, as well as info that will help you start moving forward with your synth design, such as the different types of sound synthesis, and a little bit of how they really work.

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    Supersaws Pt. 1

    First, Tyler shows how to create a staple sound of any modern synthesizer, the Supersaw. See different synths' capacities for creating this sound and determine when each option is most appropriate.

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    Supersaws Pt. 2

    Now that you understand what a Supersaw waves is and how to create it, take a look inside Harmless and Sytrus to see some new options. Then you?ll look at some cool mixer effects which can make the Supersaw sound even better.

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    Making Plucks Pt. 1

    Tyler now shows how you can make percussive string-like plucks using different synthesizers with unique synthesis abilities, and how this pluck sound can move the sound in interesting ways.

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    Making Plucks Pt. 2

    Here we continue covering the creation and uses of different kinds of pluck sounds.

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    Creating Basses Pt. 1

    Having the right bass is a crucial aspect of songwriting, and with FL Studio's different synthesizers you can create a healthy variety of options that can be made to fit your song like a glove.

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    Creating Basses Pt. 2

    In this video, we continue making a few more types of basses that can be the perfect fit for different song and production scenarios.

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    Deep & Evolving Pads Pt. 1

    Filling in the spaces of your music with spacious pads is a great way to keep the music continually interesting and captivating. See how to create unique pad sounds with FL Studio's synthesizers that can add that extra spice to your music.

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    Deep & Evolving Pads Pt. 2

    Here we continue working on pads, this time making a complex mixture of many different moving parameters in a Sytrus patch.

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    Mechanical Synth Growls Pt. 1

    In this video, we take a dive into the world of grit. We've made FL Studio's synths sing, and now it's time that we make them scream!

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    Mechanical Synth Growls Pt. 2

    Having seen all the ways we can modulate and growl within Sytrus, we now look at how to make other synths sound violent!

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    Effects & Percussive Sounds Pt. 1

    Here, we put FL Studio's synthesizers to use in creating some percussive sounds as well as a few effects to make our songs pop, whoosh, bang, or whatever else they may need.

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    Effects & Percussive Sounds Pt. 2

    We continue to put FL Studio's synthesizers to use in creating more percussive sounds as well as cool, inspiring effects!

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    Putting Everything Together

    Tyler closes things out with a quick recap and some closing ideas to both cement all the new information you've learned, and open the doors to use it in new and exciting ways. You'll also go over a quick demo song that holds all the sounds that you've made throughout the series, which you can download with this course and dig further with and explore!

Product Overview


FL Studio wiz Tyler Coffin brings you a fantastic series on sound design using FL Studio synths. See and hear how you can use the various FL synths to make a wide range of both popular and unique sounds!

Tyler begins by welcoming you and goes over the topics covered in this course, as well as info that will help you start moving forward with your synth design, such as the different types of sound synthesis, and a little bit of how they really work.

Throughout this course Tyler uses Harmless, Sytrus, 3xOsc, GMS, Wasp, DX10, SimSynth, BooBass, Plucked, Granulizer and others to design the different sounds and instruments. To start, he reveals how to make one of the most popular synth waveforms, the Supersaw. He shows different ways to use this fat waveform to make huge sounds as well as ways to improve it by adding effects.

Plucks are then shown, and you'll discover different ways to make and use them, followed by the all-mighty Bass sound, where you'll see how to make various patches and fit the best Bass sound for your track.

Want more space? Tyler now goes explores deep and evolving synth Pad creation, followed by cool Synth Growl sound design. Moving on, you'll learn to make a wide range of interesting percussion sounds that will add punch and impact to your productions.

Lastly, Tyler uses everything you just learned by creating a quick demo song containing the sounds you've made throughout the series, which you can also download with this course, and experiment and explore with on your own!

See the individual tutorial descriptions for more info. If you use FL Studio and want to get into sound design, or just want to know more about making cool sounds with the FL Studio synths, look no further... Watch "Sound Design with FL Studio" today.


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Eshaan
Submitted 4 months ago

Very good!

It is really useful for beginners like me to learn sound design without first buying expensive synths like Serum and Massive .


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brian philip alalia
Submitted 1 year ago

really deatiled and easy to understand .

glad i got a know about groove3 its an eye opener

I am a: Hobbyist, Producer, FL Studio


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Dr O
Submitted 1 year ago

Too fast - makes little sense

The speaker goes way too fast. He's just messing around with one note. There's no explanation of how things are loaded up. I'm a musician, not a sound technician, so the subtle differences in sound went way over my head. Maybe this aspect of the course is not for me, but other courses have explained things I thought I wasn't interested in very clearly, so sadly, I think it's the speaker.

Response from Customer Service:

Hi and thanks for leaving a review.
It looks like you were only able to watch the first couple of videos. As the tutorial progresses, different synths are used to create waveforms so you can see the various techniques used. And at the end he uses the sounds made to compose a demo song and you can see the entire process from beginning to end.
I believe when you finish the tutorial everything will make a lot more sense and you can start creating sounds of your own!

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C-RayBeats
Submitted 2 years ago

Great for Beginners!

Straight to the point & easy to follow!


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RedDave
Submitted 2 years ago

This is very good

Some excellent examples to sound design in FL Studio. Easy to follow and very clear with each of his steps.


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BGBeatz1
Submitted 2 years ago

very helpful and informative

It has help me in shaping sounds


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AMJ
Submitted 2 years ago

EXCELLENT

I'm keen to know more about it.


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OteyTheProducer
Submitted 2 years ago

Very helpful

I learned a lot


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Eshaan
Submitted 4 months ago

Very good!

It is really useful for beginners like me to learn sound design without first buying expensive synths like Serum and Massive .

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Value of Training
 
 
 
 
 
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brian philip alalia
Submitted 1 year ago

really deatiled and easy to understand .

glad i got a know about groove3 its an eye opener

I am a: Hobbyist, Producer, FL Studio

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Dr O
Submitted 1 year ago

Too fast - makes little sense

The speaker goes way too fast. He's just messing around with one note. There's no explanation of how things are loaded up. I'm a musician, not a sound technician, so the subtle differences in sound went way over my head. Maybe this aspect of the course is not for me, but other courses have explained things I thought I wasn't interested in very clearly, so sadly, I think it's the speaker.

Response from Customer Service:

Hi and thanks for leaving a review.
It looks like you were only able to watch the first couple of videos. As the tutorial progresses, different synths are used to create waveforms so you can see the various techniques used. And at the end he uses the sounds made to compose a demo song and you can see the entire process from beginning to end.
I believe when you finish the tutorial everything will make a lot more sense and you can start creating sounds of your own!
Ease of Use
 
 
 
 
 
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C-RayBeats
Submitted 2 years ago

Great for Beginners!

Straight to the point & easy to follow!

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RedDave
Submitted 2 years ago

This is very good

Some excellent examples to sound design in FL Studio. Easy to follow and very clear with each of his steps.

Ease of Use
 
 
 
 
 
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Value of Training
 
 
 
 
 
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BGBeatz1
Submitted 2 years ago

very helpful and informative

It has help me in shaping sounds

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Value of Training
 
 
 
 
 
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AMJ
Submitted 2 years ago

EXCELLENT

I'm keen to know more about it.

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OteyTheProducer
Submitted 2 years ago

Very helpful

I learned a lot

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I started playing around with music at a young age with garage sale keyboards or whatever else I could get my hands on. My older brothers were very much into bands and guitars, and so I was always around some of the culture. I played alto sax throughout school in the concert, marching, and jazz bands. Browsing through our home computer in middle school, I started playing with music trackers and sequencers that my brothers had installed. From there I found FL Studio, which the demo version we had at that time was still called FruityLoops. It proved to be an excellent passtime for a kid like myself where I could mess around and make some silly little tunes. Through high school and college, I became very well versed in the world of computer audio and all the things that can be done with synthesizers and digital recording. With the growing understanding came a growing excitement for the endless possibilities that I could achieve in music, sound design, and recording. So I kept learning and searching further, where I kept finding that there was always more to learn! 
 
I was, and continue to be, captivated by every step of music production, be it creative or technical in nature. I’ve been fortunate to work under many kinds of production circumstances, whether in a professional studio space such as Mudcat Studios in Utah or getting a professional sound out of various home studios that I’ve used for recording instruments and live bands. I’ve also been able to work on my fair share of electronic music, either solo or with other producers in person or online for collaborations. And now with Groove3, I take great pride in sharing the knowledge and experience that I’ve been so thrilled to accumulate through my diverse journey through music and production. As that journey continues and I continue to grow myself, I am truly thankful that I am lucky enough to help those around me to improve and follow their own passions for music!

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Sound Design with FL Studio is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 8 .
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Very good! It is really useful for beginners like me to learn sound design without first buying expensive synths like Serum and Massive .
Date published: 2019-07-26
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from really deatiled and easy to understand . glad i got a know about groove3 its an eye opener
Date published: 2018-09-26
Rated 2.0 out of 5 by from Too fast - makes little sense The speaker goes way too fast. He's just messing around with one note. There's no explanation of how things are loaded up. I'm a musician, not a sound technician, so the subtle differences in sound went way over my head. Maybe this aspect of the course is not for me, but other courses have explained things I thought I wasn't interested in very clearly, so sadly, I think it's the speaker.
Date published: 2018-08-27
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Great for Beginners! Straight to the point & easy to follow!
Date published: 2018-05-06
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from This is very good Some excellent examples to sound design in FL Studio. Easy to follow and very clear with each of his steps.
Date published: 2018-04-23
Rated 4.5 out of 5 by from very helpful and informative It has help me in shaping sounds
Date published: 2018-02-01
Rated 4.5 out of 5 by from EXCELLENT I'm keen to know more about it.
Date published: 2018-01-29
Rated 4.0 out of 5 by from Very helpful I learned a lot
Date published: 2018-01-07
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