Learn the essentials of subtractive / analog synthesis in this excellent four-part series with Peter Schwartz. Part one explores the four properties of sound.  
Figure 1: the Rob Papen Predator synth. A killer synth and a personal fave.
Figure 2: Logic’s ES-E, perhaps named as a clever play on “Easy”?

The Four Properties of Sound

Listening to the World! 

Listening Exercise

Advanced Listening Exercises

 Learn synthesis in the AskAudio Academy.

Peter Schwartz, composer, orchestrator, arranger, pianist, synthesist, and musical director, began piano studies at age 5 and went on to earn a degree in piano performance from Manhattan School of Music. It wasn't long afterward that he began working as a product specialist for New England Digital (Synclavier) and also as a sound progr... Read More


Figure 2 sure doesn't look like Logic's ES-E to me ;-)
Now it does :-)

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