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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.

Byron The Aquarius shows how to get more funk out of your synth

Published on Feb 13, 2018 FACTmagazine

"Funkadelic keys in a flash.

Byron The Aquarius is a master of Roland’s classic Juno-106 synth, as he proved on his recent Against The Clock episode. After he finished the challenge, we asked him for his tips on using the instrument – specifically how he gets his keys sounding so funky.

The solution to getting Funkadelic-style sounds with any synth – not

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."

Read more on Reverb.


1. Intro To

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

07-The Moog Rogue-Part 7- Modulation, etc. Part 2

Published on Feb 12, 2018 AutomaticGainsay

"Here is part two of a two-part demonstration of Rogue modulation AND a few extra things not covered in the previous demonstrations!"

All parts here.

Behringer DeepMind - Let's Build a... Pad!

Published on Feb 11, 2018 Oscillator Sink

"The first video in a new series where we're building patches from scratch on the Behringer DeepMind6. In this episode we're starting with what is surely everyone's first port of call on a new poly synth: a classic, warm pad patch!"

D-05: The historical value of the Roland D-50

Published on Feb 10, 2018 Nu-Trix The Synth Guy

"With the arrival of the Roland D-05 recreating the Roland D-50, the question has to be asked : Why is the Roland D-50 so important in the history of synthesizers? Coma along for a little bit of synthesis history."

How Additive Synthesis Works

Published on Oct 14, 2017 Benn and Gear

"Let's clone an instrument's timbre using nothing but sine waves and mathematics on our first plunge into the deep, powerful world of additive synthesis.

Aforementioned Reaktor Additive Synth:"

And one more on FM synthesis. I didn't see the one he refers to for subtractive synthesis.

FM Synthesis: How does it

Making Pitches and Melodies WITHOUT a Keyboard

Published on Feb 9, 2018 White Noises

"Support these experimental music tutorials on Patreon:

LIMITED TIME: Sign up by 23rd February and you will get a free, pre-release download of my debut album 'Grounds', which will be released later this year on cassette. It is the culmination of the year-long project called “Collections” that took place over 2017.


Yamaha DX7 - The Synthesizer that Defined the '80s

Published on Feb 8, 2018 Polyphonic

"Huge thanks to Yamaha's synthesizer team for helping me put this video together. They gave me a ton of resources and helped me with my researches. This video wouldn't have happened without them.

Music by Pracs:"

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