Top 5 Dubspot Sound Design Video Tutorials of 2011

As a study of how to create unique sounds from scratch, sound design is the key to creating original sounds in your productions. In 2011 we offered a number of sound design tutorials across different music creation platforms such as Logic, Komplete, Maschine, Reaktor, FM8, and Absynth. Here we’ve collected our top 5 sound design video tutorials from Dubspot Sound Design & Synthesis instructors Heinrich Zwahlen, Evan Sutton and Matt Celetti. These gurus of sound will help take your productions to new levels in the following videos and even further in Dubspot’s Sound Design & Synthesis program.

Native Instruments Massive Tutorial Pt 1: Talking Bass Synthesis

Native Instruments FM8 Tutorial: Creating Unique Basslines Using FM Synthesis

Logic Pro Tutorial: Ultrabeat – Drum Synthesis

Sound Design Video Tutorial: Using Native Instruments’ Reaktor To Build Virtual Instruments

Maschine Video Tutorial: Sound Design w/ Vocal Samples / Create Sampled Instruments


Become fluent in the language of sound design with this comprehensive program. This six-level Sound Design program uses Native Instruments’ Komplete 7 as a platform for learning synthesis and sampling techniques. Starting with an introduction to the properties of sound, this comprehensive series of courses covers most common synthesis methods available for music production in the DAW of your choice.

Discovering the right sound is like finding a needle in the digital haystack. Learn the fundamentals to make this easier, and gain the depth of knowledge to make a good sound better. Factory content is great, but everyone has it – your mix needs something special.

What’s Included:

  • Sound Design Level 1: Introduction to Komplete 8
  • Sound Design Level 2: Synthesis with Massive, FM8 and Absynth
  • Sound Design Level 3: Sampling with Kontakt and Battery
  • Sound Design Level 4: Advanced Sound Design
  • Sound Design Level 5: Reaktor Ensembles and Instruments
  • Sound Design Level 6: Reaktor Programming

Start dates and information about payment plans can be found here.

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  • Home Recording
  • 12/31/2011

All tips from last video can be applied to any other sampler. Ableton sampler in particular.