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Reason 8 Tutorial


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Reason is known for its awesome synths and drum machines. This 22-tutorial course by expert Hollin Jones and gives you an in-depth introduction to these cool instruments! With the bundled synths & drum machines to the powerful Combinator, learn about the instruments and start making music in Reason now!

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Reason’s instruments are some of the best in the business. In this course Reason pro, Hollin Jones, gives you a guided intro to each one. He also shows you how to create everything from fat basses, heavy beats, and scary synths through to delicate pianos and even orchestral sounds!

Hollin starts out with a tour of each instrument module from the simple ID8 through the multi-layered NN-XT and complex Thor synth all the way to the futuristic Kong Drum Designer. He explains how these instruments are the sonic foundation to create great sounding tracks. Next comes the Combinator. Sit back as Hollin shows you his tips on how to load up as many instruments as your computer can handle, and then use the Combinator to go beyond the limits of individual modules to build gigantic, sonic sculptures of multi-instruments!

So get to know, and know how use all of Reason 8’s awesome instruments in this timeless course by Hollin Jones.

How Does It Work?

After buying this online course, you will receive your personal AskVideo access code and a URL that takes you directly to the AskVideo site. Just click the link and enter the code to start learning!

What's Inside?

  • ReDrum: The Basics
  • ReDrum: Sound Shaping
  • ReDrum's Sequencer
  • Kong Drum Designer
  • The Subtractor
  • Thor: The Basics
  • Thor: Sound Generation
  • Thor's Sequencer
  • Malström
  • NN-19 sampler
  • NN-XT sampler
  • Dr Octo REX: The Basics
  • Dr Octo REX: Programmer
  • Dr Octo REX: Sequencer
  • ID8: The Basics
  • ReDrum: Custom Kits
  • Kong: Custom Kits
  • ReDrum: Track Routing
  • Combinator: The Basics
  • Combi Programming
  • Effect Combis
  • Wrap up


Released: 2014-10-13
Version: 1.0.0