synth tutorials

Happy Nerding FM Aid (LMS Eurorack Expansion Project)

Published on Feb 16, 2018 Learning Modular

“This little-known module seems to promise the impossible: Take the output of any two oscillators (or even just one oscillator – sawtooth wave preferred), patch them through this, and get voltage-controllable through-zero linear FM effects from the output – with four different waveforms. But that’s what it does, simulating a form of FM known as phase

AJH Synth – Gemini 2412 *Feedback Patching*

Published on Feb 15, 2018 DivKidVideo

“I’m sure a lot of you know the AJH Synth Gemini 2412 by now, a uniquely featured dual filter based on the classic early SEM designs. If you don’t know anything about it yet check it out [here], but in this video I’m pushing it, bending it, and slapping it around with some feedback patching to see what happens and see what new tones we can come up with.”

TE Pocket Operator PO-12 RHYTHM Tutorial + Advanced features!

Published on Feb 15, 2018 Enrique Martinez

“This is a tutorial for beginners on the Teenage Engineering PO-12 Rhythm, with a few advanced features thrown in at the end to help you get the most out of these awesome machines!”

Casioheim – How to bring you the 5000$ Oberheim sound in a 200$ Casio CZ synthesizer

Published on Feb 13, 2018 RetroSound

“(c) 2018 vintage synthesizer demo by RetroSound

Short sound tutorial (or more a experiment) that want to show how can bring expensive sounds in cheap synths. It`s all about good sound programming.

The famous Oberheim brass pad sound is one of the most iconic sounds in history of synthesizers. Used by van Halen, ELO, Depeche Mode and many others.

Sure is

Morgasmatron Panel Overview

Published on Feb 14, 2018 intellijel

“Here is a quick panel overview of the Intellijel Morgasmatron.

This is the third generation of Intellijel’s much loved Korgasmatron filter designed in collaboration with David G. Dixon. For obvious reasons, we considered naming it the Korgasmatron III. But once we experienced the purity and range of its finely re-tuned filters; the warmth of its

Manhattan Analog – Steiner Synthasystem VCF *FIRST PATCH*

Published on Feb 14, 2018 DivKidVideo

“When you hear that Jason from Manhattan Analog is making a new filter you stop and take note. His MA35 and SVVCF are both fantastic so I knew this would be too. The Steiner Synthasystem VCF is gorgeous based on Nyle Steiners work with the Synthasystem and brought to life authentically in euro rack format.”

Behringer DeepMind – Let’s Build a… Bass!

Published on Feb 13, 2018 Oscillator Sink

“Here’s the second episode in our series exploring patch creation on the mighty Behringer DeepMind. Today we take a look at a bass patch, discuss how important pulse-width is when layering square-waves and discover that basses often sound great as arpeggios in the upper registers!”

CONTROL Demystifying Maths 101 Set for February 23 in New York


“Control is pleased to present “Demystifying Maths 101,” an introductory intensive on the Make Noise Maths lead by Martin Doudoroff.Are you baffled by or afraid of Maths? Is Maths just sitting in your rack, neglected? Or are you just curious what the fuss is about? We’ll straighten all that out for you in this introductory workshop on one of the most versatile tools in Eurorack.

Intro To Synthesis Series by

Published on Feb 12, 2018 Reverb

“Are you ready to get into synthesis but don’t know how to get started? Our resident synth head, Justin Delay, is ready to help you understand the basics so you can start experimenting. Today, he’s running through some different oscillator waveforms. Enjoy, and stay tuned for more synth lessons from Justin.”

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Review of the Prophet Rev2 by Dave Smith – is it the analog poly synth for you?

Published on Feb 12, 2018 loopop

“Dave Smith has been making synths for 40 years, and traditionally has sold them at a relatively high price. With the Rev2, an update to the original Prophet 08 analog poly synth, that has changed.

The 8 and 16 voice keyboard versions of the Rev2 cost just like the newly announced Korg Prologue, but have substantially more modulation options. The 8 voice Rev2