Course Description

FM8 : FM Synthesizer by Native Instruments

FM8 : FM Synthesizer by Native Instruments is a course run by 1 Training, Dublin. For more information about FM8 : FM Synthesizer by Native Instruments at 1 Training, please review the details below.

FM8 : FM Synthesizer by Native Instruments

Course Description:

This excellent FM8: FM Synthesizer by Native Instruments course demonstrates how the sonic potential of Native Instrument’s FM8 can move well beyond the confines of conventional FM synthesis. FM8’s digital synthesizer is perfect for creating melodic and percussive sounds of the highest quality, and during this fantastic course you will learn tips and techniques for using Native Instruments’ award winning synthesizer, the FM8, to uncover an unprecedented range of features and audio effects. Not only that, during this FM8 course you will explore the unique arpeggiator and revolutionary sound-morphing feature along with a large selection of charismatic effects to add countless sound-shaping possibilities to your music.

Our learning material is available to students 24/7 anywhere in the world, so it’s extremely convenient. These intensive online courses are open to everyone, as long as you have an interest in the topic! We provide world-class learning led by IAP, so you can be assured that the material is high quality, accurate and up-to-date.

What skills will I gain?

  • Learn how to complete easy Editing
  • Learn how to work with LFO’s and output controls
  • Learn how to work with expert settings
  • Learn how to work with the application control bar

Meet the instructor:

Kevin Bazell, known as Kazell, has been on the American club scene as a DJ for more than 16 years with his unique brand of electronic dance music. Originally from the UK, now living in LA, Kazell has established himself as a master of creating a mood and building suspense in his DJ sets with a synthesis of tough percussive beats, melodic breaks and rhythmic waves of Electrofunk. He has performed with such headliners as Sasha, John Digweed, Deep Dish and Sander Kleinenberg and has toured the UK, Japan, Germany and the US to promote his acclaimed album “Driven”. Kevin has also established himself as an expert clinician, product specialist and user of Native Instruments products.

How will I be assessed?

  • You will have one assignment. Pass mark is 65%.
  • You will only need to pay £19 for assessment.
  • You will receive the results within 72 hours of submittal, and will be sent a certificate in 7-14 days.

What Certification am I going to receive?

Those who successfully pass this course will be awarded a FM8: FM Synthesizer by Native Instruments certificate. Anyone eligible for certification will receive a free e-certificate, and printed certificate.

Course CurriculumTotal Units : 11
1: Application Control Bar
1. Audio-Midi Settings/Creating a New Sound/Import from FM7/Import Sysex Files/Easy On-Off for Arpeggiator/Polyphony/CPU/Spectrum A
2: The Browser
1. Navigating the Browser
3: The Master Section
1. Input/Output/Voices/Polyphony/Mono/Unison Mode
2. MasterTune/Transpose/Portamento/Apreggiator/Analog and Digital/MIDI Controller Assignment
4: The Effects Section
1. Overdrive/Tube Amp/Cabinet OPartions/Shelving EQ/Peak EQ
2. Talk Wah/Phaser-Flanger/Tremolo/Reverb/Psychdelay/Chorus Delay
5: The Arpeggiator
1. Overview/Pattern Editor/Randomization/Hold/Key Sync/Repeat/Shuffle/Velocity
6: Easy Editing
1. Amplitude Envelope/Timbre Controls/Harmonic/Detune/Brightness/Envelope Amount/Velocity/Timbre Envelope ADSR Style
7: LFO’s and Output Controls
1. LFO Vibrato/LFO Tremolo/Stereo Width/Velocity/Volume
8: Morph
1. Adding Different Presets/Random Amount-Seed/Assigning X&Y Parameters to MIDI Controllers
9: Expert Settings
1. FM Synthesis/Switching Operator Waveforms/Adding Amplitude Envelopes/Basic Ratio Settings/Creating a Patch

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Training Provider1 Training
Course LocationDublin
Course DurationGuided Learning Hours 02
Course Fee18
Entry Requirements• You must be 16 or over • You should have a basic understanding of English, Maths and ICT • You will need a computer or tablet with internet connection (or access to one)
Carear Path• Musician • Music Teacher • Music Producer • Recording Engineer
Phone+44 208 610 9650
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