Explore Ableton Live's virtual synthesizer, Analog. Learn how to create sounds using oscillators, sculpt the sounds with filters, and add motion to the sounds using modulation.
Want to get rich, vintage synth sounds? Get up and running with Ableton Live's virtual synthesizer, Analog. Rick Schmunk shows how to create sounds using oscillators, sculpt the sounds with filters, and add motion to the sounds using modulation. He wraps up the course with practical "recipes" for creating a variety of archetypal analog synthesizers sounds, including sidechain saw bass, mellow pad, and vintage lead sounds, with Ableton Analog.
What you should know before watching this course
Using the exercise files
1. Up and Running with Ableton Analog
Introduction to Analog
Creating a default preset
Origins of sound synthesis: Oscillators and oscillator waveforms
Creating a richer sound with oscillator tuning
Analog's hidden sub and sync oscillators
Using filters to sculpt the sound
Using an amp envelope to shape volume
Using a filter envelope to shape tone
Creating motion with filter modulation
Emulating vintage synth oscillator modulation
Creating tremolo and stutter effects with amp modulation