Sylenth Tutorial

Sylenth Explained®

  4.8   (6)  - log in to review
12 Videos | Length: 1hr 19min 11sec
Sample this tutorial...
Own it Forever
$15 Download
Site All-Access Pass
$15 /month Get Your Pass
  • image description 1:59

    Introduction

    Laurence welcomes you to this video series on Sylenth and gives a brief introduction to the synth and the ethos behind it.

  • image description 5:04

    Interface and Signal Flow

    Laurence explores the interface and the way you interact with it; using knobs and sliders as well as the way that the signal passes through Sylenth.

  • image description 6:31

    The Part Section (Oscillators)

    Laurence discusses the different waveforms,creates fat layered sounds using detuning and PWM, and layers oscillators to create harmonic intervals.

  • image description 6:36

    The Filter Section and Amp Envelope

    Explore the filters of Parts A and B and their routing. Laurence then explains filter types and Drive and sculpting the volume contour of the sound using the Amp Envelope.

  • image description 4:50

    The Main Section

    Laurence demonstrates the Filter Control section, altering Cutoff and Resonance levels of Parts A and B simultaneously. Laurence then demonstrates the Mixer and adjusting the respective levels of Parts A and B.

  • image description 11:21

    The Modulation Section

    Discover the modulation Envelopes, LFOs and the Misc Modulation Section. Laurence also discusses the way modulation is implemented in Sylenth.

  • image description 8:06

    The Master FX Pt. 1

    Laurence examines the Arpeggiator and creating rhythmic sequences before using Step Velocity as a modulation source.

  • image description 13:12

    The Master FX Pt. 2

    Laurence adds effects to the sound to enhance it using distortion, modulation, eq and spacial effects.

  • image description 2:36

    The Keyboard Section

    Watch as Laurence covers the Pitch Bend, Portamento and demonstrates Mono vs Poly Mode.

  • image description 6:19

    Deep Techy Chords

    Laurence shows how to make Dub Techno style stabs in Sylenth.

  • image description 4:12

    Analogue Kick Drums

    Laurence explores synthesizing Kicks using pitch modulation and creating different tones using distortion.

  • image description 8:25

    Huge EDM Synth Hook

    Laurence creates a huge detuned Saw/Square wave hook sound by stacking oscillators and using effects to make a big sound.

Product Overview


Laurence Holcombe takes you deep into Sylenth, the amazing software synth from Lennar Digital! This synth has a cult following and sounds worthy of being worshipped. Join Laurence as he shows you all that this power-synth can do, as well as create custom sounds like deep techy chords, fat basses and huge EDM synth hooks.

Laurence starts with an introduction to Sylenth, its GUI and signal flow. Next, you'll learn all about its powerful oscillator section and waveforms, filter section and amp envelopes. Laurence then reveals the main section where you control resonance and cuttoff, as well as mix parts A & B.

The modulation section is now presented, showcasing its amazing LFOs and modulation features. Laurence then turns up the master effects on Sylenth and the fun really begins. You'll see how to use its fabulous arpeggiator, apply distortion, modulation, EQ, special effects and more!

Wrapping up the series, Laurence gets into sound design with Sylenth and shows you how to make awesome synth and drum sounds. If you're new to Sylenth or just want to know more about it and what it can do, these videos will hit the mark... Watch "Sylenth Explained" today.


Why Users Choose Us

There are many things our users love about Groove3, but a couple always stand out at the top when asked why people choose us as their learning resource.

Quality Content

We meticulously craft professional quality tutorials that are thoughtful, informative and done with attention to detail. We stand behind our products with a 100% satisfaction guarantee and are trusted by 1000s of users every day.

Save Time & Money

Our library brings over 1700 hours of quality instruction to you fingertips and we release new content every week. Don't waste your valuable time scouring the web for information you may never find or is cumbersome to use and potentially can't be trusted.


Sylenth Explained® is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 6 .
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Super easy to follow! Glad i grabbed sylenth and watched this. Easiest synth I've used yet!
Date published: 2021-02-05
Rated 4.5 out of 5 by from good good
Date published: 2021-01-03
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Very helpful I've had Sylenth for a good few years but have never taken the time to properly get to know its ins and outs. It was well worth the time spent watching this!
Date published: 2020-12-20
Rated 4.0 out of 5 by from Nice overview Good all round view of Sylenth and its components, highly recommended for new Sylenth users
Date published: 2019-11-22
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Now that I know..... Sylenth looks like it can be intimidating but after watching these videos you find out that it is very user friendly and you can get to patching right away!! I really like the guys teaching and he is very clear and shows you how each parameter works. Very handy.
Date published: 2018-02-21
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Excellent product Excellent tutorial. Very in-depth and insightful! Easy to follow, straight to the point! For the price and quality, hard to beat!
Date published: 2017-08-06
We use cookies to personalize content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyze our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners. By continuing to use this site you agree to the use of cookies. View Privacy Policy