Learn Pro Sound Design For EDM With A Synth Expert

Good sound design is the key to any great-sounding production. Here, synth expert Rishabh Rajan takes you on a 4-week journey through some top soft synths to perfect your synthesis skills.  

Sound Design is an integral part of Electronic Dance Music Production. This 4 week long class will explore different sound design possibilities with some of the most popular software synths on the market today. Each week we will look at a different synth (4 in total), explore how it works and design specific EDM sounds using those synths. We will design basses, leads, chord synths, risers and even drum parts. 

Lecture List

  • Lecture 1: NI Massive
  • Lecture 2: NI FM8
  • Lecture 3: Serum
  • Lecture 4: Reaktor Blocks

The first workshop takes place on Thursday, February 8th 2018 at 1pm (PST) / 9pm (UK) / 10pm (CET)  so click here to enrol now to supercharge your skills. You will be mentored by a synth expert and even get to ask questions in realtime. 

In this first lecture, Rishabh Rajan - synth expert and assistant Professor in the Electronic Production & Design department at Berklee College Of Music in Boston - will guide you through Native Instruments' powerhouse synth, Massive. He will explore wavetable synthesis, how it's implemented in Massive and will also design some sounds from scratch using this synth. if you've not used Massive before you'll be amazed by what it can do and if you already have some experience, this is a great opportunity to brush up your skills and take your patch building to the next level. 

The first workshop begins on Thursday, February 8th 2018 at 1pm (PST) / 9pm (UK) / 10pm (CET) and is not to be missed! Places are limited so click here to enrol now and take advantage of this unique opportunity.  

Hollin Jones was classically trained as a piano player but found the lure of blues and jazz too much to resist. Graduating from bands to composition then production, he relishes the chance to play anything with keys. A sometime lecturer in videographics, music production and photography post production, Hollin has been a freelance w... Read More


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