Logic Pro Challenge: Writing a Track Using Only One Synth

There's a multitude of plug-ins, loops and instruments begging to be used in your next track. Ever wondered whether you can use one synth only in your next production? Gary Hiebner gets all minimal.  

There seems to be so many synths, sample libraries, effects and plugins to choose from these days. Sometimes it is easier to minimalize things and use the '

Gary Hiebner is an enthusiastic South African Sound Designer and Apple Tech Head! Gary has been involved in the South African music industry for the decade, and in this time has also been involved in the sound design and music production for many advertising agencies and media houses. Gary is a devoted Logic and Ableton user, but he al... Read More


Hi, I really like your short tutorial, first because I love the ES2 synth and second I 100% agree with you about in only using a certain amount of synths for single or certain music projects...

Gary Hiebner
Thanks producer1.1

Limiting yourself to one synth is a good way to learn the ins and outs of a synth. Its all too easy to jump for the presets.

But when you learn the synth interface and its settings, thats when you can really start designing your own presets and sounds.

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