Native Instruments 212
G.W. Childs IV • 33 videos • 95 minutes •
Learn how to morph, mangle and modulate your samples in Native Instruments Skanner XT with G.W. Childs as he takes you deep inside this amazing new virtual synthesizer...
“Really nice overview of Native Instruments unique sound generator 'Skanner XT' by G.W. Childs IV. I would definitely recommend this one if you want to create some warped sounds and textures. ”
“Sound design, Native Instruments has some very powerful tools, G.W. Childs IV one that proved this fact to me in this insightful tutorial.”
It all begins with a tour of Skanner XT's user interface, with its color-coded knobs and sliders. Here you’ll quickly learn the signal flow relationships between the various controls located on the front panel. G.W. then explains the Morpher, Global LFO, and the Oscillators. From there he opens the "secret door" that reveals the powerful, undisclosed secret B Panel where all kinds of crazy stuff happens!
What makes this course so powerful is how G.W. takes you on a sound design journey where he shows you how to create Leads, Bass, Pads and al kinds of awesome effects patches explaining his design concepts all along he way!
So sit back back and enjoy this amazing HD course and see how Skanner will change the way you look at sound design and synthesis! And once your finished Skanning, be sure to check out the world’s largest selection of Native Instruments courses below: Read More...
- 1Introduction (03:24)
- 2Skanner's Two Panels (01:26)
- 3The Morpher (02:35)
- 4The Global LFO (02:07)
- 5Built-in Sample Player (02:50)
6Oscillators - Part 1 (02:25)Preview
- 7Oscillators - Part 2 (02:18)
- 8The B Panel LFO (04:15)
- 9The Envelope (02:17)
- 10Skanner’s Feedback (02:50)
- 11Making an 'Init' Patch (04:05)
- 12Lead Synth Patch - Part 1 (02:12)
- 13Lead Synth Patch - Part 2 (03:16)
14Lead Synth Patch - Part 3 (02:13)Preview
- 15Lead Synth Patch - Part 4 (02:31)
- 16Importing Audio into Skanner XT (01:43)
- 17Bass Synth Patch - Part 1 (03:25)
- 18Bass Synth Patch - Part 2 (02:51)
- 19Bass Synth Patch - Part 3 (04:17)
- 20Bass Synth Patch - Part 4 (01:50)
- 21Bass Synth Patch - Part 5 (03:45)
- 22Optimizing Skanner Bank to Morph (01:42)
- 23Creating a Synth Pad - Part 1 (02:59)
24Creating a Synth Pad - Part 2 (03:28)Preview
- 25Creating a Synth Pad - Part 3 (02:17)
- 26Creating a Synth Pad - Part 4 (02:53)
- 27Capturing Skanner’s Morph in your DAW (02:09)
- 28Progressive Effect Patch - Part 1 (03:42)
- 29Progressive Effect Patch - Part 2 (02:49)
- 30Progressive Effect Patch - Part 3 (05:20)
- 31Progressive Effect Patch - Part 4 (03:23)
- 32Progressive Effect Patch - Part 5 (03:19)
- 33Conclusion (01:28)
Really nice overview of Native Instruments unique sound generator 'Skanner XT' by G.W. Childs IV. I would definitely recommend this one if you want to create some warped sounds and textures.
Sound design, Native Instruments has some very powerful tools, G.W. Childs IV one that proved this fact to me in this insightful tutorial.
The course takes the form, for the most part, of the construction of four patches: a lead, a bass, a pad/stringsynth, and an effect. The course may lose you a bit with the first two: they are wholly unremarkable and, in fact, gloss over most of what makes Skanner a cool little device. Fortunately, the third patch sounds fantastic, and the fourth covers a lot of ground, throwing in basically every function Skanner has to offer (as you may guess it doesn't sound great, but it glances close enough to really good ideas that you could take it somewhere better). I came into this rather aware of Skanner, looking for a refresh, and I found it. Certainly not perfect, but it serves its function by the end. Recommended.
One of the best NI sample tutorial ever. hopefully G.W. Childs IV will be doing more tutorials on the other native instruments sample. this way is a much better explanation on how to start using them. Great video.
I got Skanner XT,in Native Instruments recent sale,and was immediatly impressed G.W's tutorial is great,going into detail the inner workings of this great and mad synth. Ideal for me as a newcomer to Native Instuments,but also great for anyone purchasing Skanner,and wanting to know more about this unique synth Well done G.W
This course delves deep into Skanner and heavier synthesis technique. Consider synthesis courses before this course. Unexplained Skanner setting changes between continuing lessons are distracting.
This was an excellent beginner course that covers all the controls and functions of the synth. It takes you though creating your own patches and it is hands on right from the beginning.
very thorough look at every aspect of Scanner. no stone is left untirned. Nice!
Really interesting look into Skanner. This will help you get your head around what this synth/sampler does, which is not intuitive. Good examples on how to create sounds and what to try next.
Especially Native Instruments Products are not that intuitiv as other plugins but very strong, so it is nice to get an explanation for something like that! Thx!
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