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Chapter 1: The Basics

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    Introduction (12:05)


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    Navigating Hybrid (3:50)


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    Presets & Patches (8:20)


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    The Common Section (10:12)


Chapter 2: Sequencer and Effects

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    Using the Sequencers (15:22)


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    Create & Import Your Own Phrase (2:09)


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    Effects (8:30)


Chapter 3: Synthesis Sections

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    Oscillators (8:23)


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    Filter Section (10:20)


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    Filter Mod Section (11:51)


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    Filter Env Section (6:25)


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    Mod Env Section (10:34)


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    Amp Env Section (5:21)


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    Amp Mod Section (4:08)


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    LFO Section (10:46)


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    Osc Mod Section (6:19)


Chapter 4: Controlling Hybrid

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    Morph Groups (4:01)


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    MIDI CC (2:01)


Chapter 5: Programming Hybrid

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    Trance Synth (5:42)


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    Drums (5:31)


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    Sub Bass (8:08)


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    Retro Arp (7:47)


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    Soundscape (7:00)


Chapter 6: v2.0 Update

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    The New Preset Browser (3:44)


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    The New Pumper (3:32)


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    The New Filter Options (4:22)


Updated for version 2.0, Pro Tools Instrument legend Russ Hughes is back with this highly anticipated 'Explained' title. Russ takes you through the Hybrid power synth plug-in from start to finish, exploring every part of the synth and finishing off with some sound creation examples that will get your creative juices flowing.

Russ begins with the important basics such as navigating the GUI, and loading and saving presets and patches. He then gets into the powerful sequencer section and insert and master effects. Up next is the heart of the synth, the oscillator sections with all of its filters, amps and mods.

Russ then shows you how to control Hybrid with Morph Groups and MIDI CC messages. Next, Russ gives several sound creation tutorials, showing you how to make various patches from scratch, that will be sure to get your mind racing with creativeness. Wrapping it up, the new version 2.0 features and functions are examined in detail, giving you full coverage of this amazing virtual synth.

If you use Hybrid for your productions, you must add this to your video arsenal. See how to harness the power of Hybrid today... Get "Hybrid Explained".


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jimbo3
Submitted 2 months ago

jimbo

my first insight into world of synths, its a whole world of beautiful sounds, cant wait to stqrt using my hybrid with the MPK mini on my mac

I am a: Beginner, Hobbyist, Musician, Ableton Live

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CityZenFrog
Submitted 7 months ago

Amazingly useful!!

This is just one of the best tutorial series I've had so far. If you want to save time and energy on Hybrid, go for it! And although it's meant for Hybrid 1 and 2, it's also extremely useful for Hybrid 3.

I am a: Musician, Producer, Beat Maker, Reaper

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Sacha JL.
Submitted 11 months ago

A must!

Bought a Mpk Mini and it was part of the free software! Was looking for a quick tutorial about the software. After looking on youtube and found barely anything the net came to the rescue and this is why am here!

I am a: Beginner, Semi-Pro, Musician, Producer, Beat Maker, Sound for Film/TV, Ableton Live

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TRSR_1303
Submitted 11 months ago

Just awesome!

Russ rocks :) The course was really helpful, in sense of getting truly familiar with the unique characteristics of Hybrid, and getting to know this incredible synth even better.

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krafidStudio
Submitted 1 year ago

It is Good as always, but little old, but it has all the basics!

Nice!!!

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Spoq
Submitted 1 year ago

If you don't want to get lost inside Hybrid, get this.

There are a few differences between Hybid 3 and the version on the tutorials (like a second filter) but you will get the basics and not-so-basics of using this wonderfully complex yet elegant synth.

I am a: Semi-Pro, Musician, Producer, Beat Maker, Sound Designer, Game Designer

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nochz19
Submitted 1 year ago

Nice.

Great explanation.

I am a: Hobbyist, Musician, Beat Maker, Sound for Film/TV, FL Studio

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Julian
Submitted 2 years ago

Great courses!

I took a 1 month pass mainly for the Hybrid and Loom courses and I have no regrets, if needed I'll back here again without hesitation. Clear, precise and quiet explanations. Great Courses! Please, upldate for V3!!!

I am a: Beginner

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Buba
Submitted 2 years ago

Good Course

I like this course and waiting to the new part about new features on Hybrid 3

I am a: Semi-Pro, Sound Designer, Producer, Sound for Film/TV

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1. When did you start dabbling in music?

I started young. My father was a Jazz piano player who would play Oscar Peterson on the piano, I would go in as a kid and sit and listen to him in wonder. When he left the room I would try and knock out tunes myself. When I was 15 I swapped my bike for a really bad electric guitar which I went home and plugged into my sister's hi-fi, she was not impressed. From there I started having bands in the garage and the rest, as they say, is history.

2. What training have you had?

As a musician, no formal training, I just picked things up by ear. Over the years I've been lucky to work and play with some of the best musicians around, that rubs off on you, playing with great people means you either get better or get a different job! As a trainer I've done a lot of public speaking, presentations and seminars to groups of anything from 10 to 3,000 people. Again, you either get good or get hungry.

3. When did you get into recording?

When I was 17 I bought myself a Tascam 244 Portastudio, that was a 4 track cassette based recording system that cost around $1800! In those days that was a miracle being able to record and mix on separate tracks. Once I got that then I was hooked, in fact I forgotten the stuff I've bought over the years, I just look music and technology and so recording ticks both of my passion boxes!

4. People you have worked with/for?

It's a long list and to name drop would sound like throwing pans down a stone staircase. I've worked with and for, in a technical and programming capacity UB40, T-Pau, Elton John, The Beat, New Order, Jools Holland, Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Duran Duran, and Japan to name some of those blasts from the past... I'm old!

5. Why are you so good at training people?

I didn't know I was, perhaps it's the combination of my passion for the music and the gear coupled with a genuine desire to help people to use their gear without any barriers. I read the manual as a last resort (often because they are so badly written) so I guess that other's may feel the same, so I try to find a way of making things as simple as possible, I try not to pretend to be an expert, more a guy who's just figured it out. I also have a terrible sense of humour, which means when I train live there are a lot of laughs.

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Hybrid Explained® is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 9.
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from jimbo my first insight into world of synths, its a whole world of beautiful sounds, cant wait to stqrt using my hybrid with the MPK mini on my mac
Date published: 2018-04-28
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Amazingly useful!! This is just one of the best tutorial series I've had so far. If you want to save time and energy on Hybrid, go for it! And although it's meant for Hybrid 1 and 2, it's also extremely useful for Hybrid 3.
Date published: 2017-11-07
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from A must! Bought a Mpk Mini and it was part of the free software! Was looking for a quick tutorial about the software. After looking on youtube and found barely anything the net came to the rescue and this is why am here!
Date published: 2017-08-01
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Just awesome! Russ rocks :) The course was really helpful, in sense of getting truly familiar with the unique characteristics of Hybrid, and getting to know this incredible synth even better.
Date published: 2017-07-26
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from It is Good as always, but little old, but it has all the basics! Nice!!!
Date published: 2017-06-01
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from If you don't want to get lost inside Hybrid, get this. There are a few differences between Hybid 3 and the version on the tutorials (like a second filter) but you will get the basics and not-so-basics of using this wonderfully complex yet elegant synth.
Date published: 2017-03-18
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Nice. Great explanation.
Date published: 2017-03-14
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Great courses! I took a 1 month pass mainly for the Hybrid and Loom courses and I have no regrets, if needed I'll back here again without hesitation. Clear, precise and quiet explanations. Great Courses! Please, upldate for V3!!!
Date published: 2016-06-24
Rated 4.0 out of 5 by from Good Course I like this course and waiting to the new part about new features on Hybrid 3
Date published: 2016-03-10
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