Build creative, complex delays or emulations of vintage tape echoes. Vintage Keyboards Play jaw-dropping models of the Hammond B3 organ, the Hohner Clavinet D6, and the Fender Rhodes, Wurlitzer, and Hohner electric pianos — with all the character and quirks of the originals. Also, pay close attention to the colour of your reverb when using long settings like this. Open the Settings tab in the bottom right-hand corner. You've only read 20% of this article, so to continue reading.
And the Histogram Meter view lets you instantly see the results of your parameters, controls, and knob movements like never before. By default, Retro Synth includes some basic patch-doubling features found under the Global Settings. Could that lead vocal that could use some more depth and character? Click the Voices field to choose how many notes can be played simultaneously. The Pedalboard interface makes it easy to reorder and swap your pedals and to creatively route your signal for thousands of combinations and virtually unlimited sounds. The last plugin I want to show you is the fun and easy to use. The Modulation Envelope sets how the modulation fades in or out. And even rare amps that would be hard to find in the real world.
Essential Synths for Logic Pro X is a brand new collection of Channel Strips specifically crafted to take advantage of the latest plugins and improvements recently released in Logic Pro X 10. Sometimes I use it for unusual combinations such as a deep bass with a stuttering low-pad on it. The patches range from warm synth basses, e-pianos, lead plucks, evolving pads to analog strings and much more. Rotate the Overdrive knob to add distortion to your sound. You want both of these sources to be panned in both left and right speakers. I especially like it for unique bass sounds, rich pads, and atmospheric soundscapes.
But basically it is divided in 3 main sections: Synthesis, Modulation and the Mixer. Click the buttons on the far left to choose the octave of your sound. Links to your music are only permitted. Logic Pro X's built-in software plugin features 4 great sounding classic synth engines combined in a single interface. Modulation is the process of varying synthesizer parameters. A few great brands to check out are and Loading…. Powerful Performance Controls invite you to explore and play with the sounds you choose.
One of my favorite presets is Sub Enhancer, which, when used lightly, can be a good mastering effect. Adjust the Cutoff slider to set the cutoff frequency of the low-pass filter. Alchemy is a monster of a synth with multiple sound-generating engines, including additive, spectral, formant, granular, and virtual analog. The Legend The Legend by Synapse Audio is based on the classic Minimoog Model D vintage analog synthesizer. Redesigned Compressor The powerful Compressor features a fully scalable, redesigned interface inspired by the look and feel of legendary studio favorites. One of the best ways to learn how to program a synthesizer is to open a preset that you like and see how the sound is created. Scale velocity, generate a rapid-fire series of notes, transpose incoming notes or conform them to a scale, and more.
Choose from all your favorite choruses, flangers, tremolos, and other must-have modulation boxes. Or capture that retro 8-bit arcade style with bit crushing. We have elevated this effect that was once only the domain of rock to the level of a plate reverb. It comes with a categorized preset bank, but it honestly so easy to use that you can dive in and create your own sounds quickly. It is a wonderful mix of samples and synthesis in one single engine.
The main oscillator and synthesis section is actually very easy to use, and the layout is simple and effective. For synth and electronic sounds, Spectrasonics Omnisphere is the best you can get. Click the Analog field to introduce random changes to the tuning and cutoff frequency, similar to an analog circuit that changes due to heat and age. The Compare button allows you to compare your edited settings with the saved settings so you can edit as much as you want but always get back to your starting point. This second synth will work as the high-octave doubler. Almost any song you hear these days has some type of distortion used in the audio production. It uses impulse responses to recreate modeled spaces.
Next time you have to mix a song and wish the vocals were doubles or that the hook was thicker, open up. You can also mix in a sine wave with your synth sound to make it bigger. Run your signal through some of the most coveted overdrives and distortions. . Click the Tune field to adjust the overall tuning.
This is a great little convolution reverb plugin that is included with the purchase of Logic Pro X. Swap out cabinets and amps. A really fun preset to try out is Long City Street. Rotate the Wave knob all the way to the left to generate a sawtooth wave, which is bright with strong odd and even harmonics and excels at generating rich pads. This first demo was produced using the built-in synthesizer presets that come with SodaSynth without any 3rd party effects.
Click the buttons on the left to choose the octave. Many of the synths that follow have similar parameters. Create warm, pulsating sweeps or icy, morphing shifts using a variety of vintage and modern filter effects. Click the Mode field to choose how unvoiced sounds are synthesized. Or turn up the funk with vintage and modern wahs or an octaver. Logic Pro designers have seemingly thought of everything.