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Studio One Explained®

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Chapter 1 : Getting Started

  • Introduction 2:19


    Learn about the unique features of the Studio One DAW including the drag and drop workflow and integrated mastering.

  • Basic Audio Interface Setup 6:30

    Basic Audio Interface Setup

    See how to configure S1 for your audio interface and how to get sound in and out of Studio One.

  • Editing Quick Start 11:21

    Editing Quick Start

    Watch how to quickly import loops, edit and mix them down in a few easy steps.

Chapter 2 : Views and Windows

  • Arrangement View Pt. 1 15:57

    Arrangement View Pt. 1

    Explore all of the controls along the top of arrangement view and learn about their features and functions.

  • Arrangement View Pt. 2 8:44

    Arrangement View Pt. 2

    Discover all of the controls along the bottom of arrangement view and learn about their features and functions.

  • Zooming In & Out 9:11

    Zooming In & Out

    Learn how to zoom in and out using on-screen controls and convenient keyboard shortcuts.

  • Transport Controls & Marker Track 8:21

    Transport Controls & Marker Track

    See how to start and rewind in a variety of ways. Learn how to use markers and the marker track to set navigation shortcuts in your song.

  • Get Undone 6:42

    Get Undone

    Discover how to undo actions using keyboard shortcuts and the undo history feature. See how the Trash Bin is used for recovering console channels, effects and instruments. Then learn how to save and restore revisions of your song.

  • The Browser Explained 10:03

    The Browser Explained

    Watch and learn about everything in the Studio One browser window such as instruments, effects, sounds, files and the Pool.

  • Track and Event Inspector Pt. 1 11:11

    Track and Event Inspector Pt. 1

    See how to use the track properties on the Inspector such as Title, Color, Mute, Solo, Rec Enable, Input Monitoring, Stereo/Mono, Audio Input, Volume, Pan, Time Stretch modes, Layers, Track Delay and Automation.

  • Track and Event Inspector Pt. 2 10:11

    Track and Event Inspector Pt. 2

    Explore the track group property, unique properties of instrument tracks and the Event properties.

  • The Console View Explained 18:16

    The Console View Explained

    Discover every control on the Console view virtual mixer, which is the control center for mixing, effects and virtual instruments.

Chapter 3 : Recording with Studio One

  • Audio Setup Explained 8:24

    Audio Setup Explained

    Learn about the setup and options menu to configure and use your audio interface with Studio One.

  • Song Setup Explained 10:27

    Song Setup Explained

    See how the song title, location, sample rate and input and output maps are configured for each song, as well as how to set the default configuration for new songs.

  • Lets Record 7:51

    Lets Record

    Watch how to set up a track for recording, activate the metronome, set the song tempo, and then record and playback audio.

  • Zero Latency Monitor with FireStudio 5:36

    Zero Latency Monitor with FireStudio

    Learn how to use integrated zero latency monitoring when using a PreSonus FireStudio interface.

  • Using a Non-PreSonus Interface 8:41

    Using a Non-PreSonus Interface

    Discover three recording scenarios and solutions when using an audio interface other than a FireStudio.

  • Pre-roll & Punch Recording 4:15

    Pre-roll & Punch Recording

    Watch how to activate pre-roll to give yourself time to get ready for recording and also how to do automated punch recording. Both are great features when recording and engineering at the same time.

  • Loop Recording Audio Events 2:45

    Loop Recording Audio Events

    See how you can easily record multiple takes into an audio event with loop recording.

Chapter 4 : Editing in Studio One

  • Editing Audio - Arrow Tool 10:14

    Editing Audio - Arrow Tool

    Learn what you can do with the most important mouse tool - the Arrow. Discover essential keyboard modifiers for the Arrow Tool and then watch an example as we put this tool to work to create a lead line from just a few clicks.

  • Editing Audio - Mouse Tools 11:13

    Editing Audio - Mouse Tools

    Explore the function of each of the other mouse tools such as Range, Split, Eraser, Paint and Mute. See how to use keyboard shortcuts to select and modify each tool, and learn how to enable the optional cross hair cursor.

  • Snap & Quantize Event Editing 13:28

    Snap & Quantize Event Editing

    Discover how to set the snapping options for tools and events, as well as how to quantize audio events to the selected snap settings. Also see an example of quantizing a drum loop to change the swing feel.

  • Edit View Editing 9:14

    Edit View Editing

    Learn the key to an efficient audio editing workflow by utilizing Studio One's Edit View.

  • Consolidate Audio 4:03

    Consolidate Audio

    Explore using the 'B' command to bounce audio events in place, and learn a tip to save the edits to a layer before consolidating.

  • The Stretch Tool 6:37

    The Stretch Tool

    Discover an easy way to stretch or shorten audio events to match the tempo of the song.

  • Track Tempo Options 8:33

    Track Tempo Options

    See how to set the track properties to to match audio material on the track for the best results when changing tempo.

  • Audio Event Properties 7:56

    Audio Event Properties

    See how to work with the audio event properties transpose, tempo and tune.

Chapter 5 : MIDI in Studio One

  • The Tempo Track 10:31

    The Tempo Track

    Learn how to use the tempo track to insert tempo and time signature changes.

  • MIDI & Qwerty Controllers 7:01

    MIDI & Qwerty Controllers

    Watch how to connect an external MIDI keyboard controller as well as how to play a virtual instrument via your computer Qwerty keyboard.

  • Recording Instrument Parts 8:30

    Recording Instrument Parts

    Learn how to set up an instrument part and record as well as explore the different record modes available.

  • Loop Recording Instruments 7:28

    Loop Recording Instruments

    See how to utilize Loop Record Takes and Loop Record Mix using a drum beat example.

  • The Music Editor 18:23

    The Music Editor

    Watch and learn how copy, move, split and other editing operations apply to instrument part events. Then see how to edit note placement, timing, duration, velocity and other parameters in the Edit View.

  • Virtual Instruments Overview 14:23

    Virtual Instruments Overview

    Explore Studio One's built-in virtual instruments SampleOne, Impact, Presence and Mojito and the common controls shared between them.

  • Using 3rd Party VI Plug-Ins 14:52

    Using 3rd Party VI Plug-Ins

    See how to use EZdrummer and PianoTeq with Studio One. You'll then be able to apply what you've learned to any 3rd party virtual instrument.

Chapter 6 : Mixing with Studio One

  • Groups & Busses 8:14

    Groups & Busses

    Learn to easily group channels to work together and how to route channels to busses to create submixes.

  • Insert & Send Effects 11:42

    Insert & Send Effects

    Discover how to add insert effects and send effects to your mix.

  • Automate Volume, Pan & Sends 15:07

    Automate Volume, Pan & Sends

    Watch several examples of automating volume, pan and effects sends enabling you to get more creative with your mix.

  • Using Built-in Effects 14:37

    Using Built-in Effects

    Discover Studio One's range of built-in effects including compression, EQ, delay and amp simulation.

  • Mixing Down 12:54

    Mixing Down

    See how to mix your song down to the standard high quality wave file format and or smaller sized mp3 file.

Product Overview

Presented by Studio One Expert Bill Edstrom, this is the definitive Presonus Studio One video training series. If you're just starting out with Studio One you may feel a little overwhelmed as it is a full featured DAW. Well fear not, William has you covered...

Bill takes you through the awesome Presonus Studio One software step by step, covering all the important basics such as window overviews, audio interface setup, editing, navigating, recording audio & MIDI, quantizing, loop recording and more. He then goes into cool topics such as using plug-ins, virtual instruments, automation, mixing down and even creating files for the internet and CD.

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