Laurence welcomes you to this video series on Sylenth and gives a brief introduction to the synth and the ethos behind it.
Interface and Signal Flow5:04
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.
The Part Section (Oscillators)6:31
Laurence discusses the different waveforms,creates fat layered sounds using detuning and PWM, and layers oscillators to create harmonic intervals.
The Filter Section and Amp Envelope6:36
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.
The Main Section4:50
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.
The Modulation Section11:21
Discover the modulation Envelopes, LFOs and the Misc Modulation Section. Laurence also discusses the way modulation is implemented in Sylenth.
The Master FX Pt. 18:06
Laurence examines the Arpeggiator and creating rhythmic sequences before using Step Velocity as a modulation source.
The Master FX Pt. 213:12
Laurence adds effects to the sound to enhance it using distortion, modulation, eq and spacial effects.
The Keyboard Section2:36
Watch as Laurence covers the Pitch Bend, Portamento and demonstrates Mono vs Poly Mode.
Deep Techy Chords6:19
Laurence shows how to make Dub Techno style stabs in Sylenth.
Analogue Kick Drums4:12
Laurence explores synthesizing Kicks using pitch modulation and creating different tones using distortion.
Huge EDM Synth Hook8:25
Laurence creates a huge detuned Saw/Square wave hook sound by stacking oscillators and using effects to make a big sound.
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.
Submitted 7 months ago
Excellent tutorial. Very in-depth and insightful! Easy to follow, straight to the point! For the price and quality, hard to beat!
I am a: Beginner, Semi-Pro, Musician, Producer, Beat Maker, Sound for Film/TV, Ableton Live
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