Learn How to Make Electronic Music with Cubase from A to Z.
Finally a comprehensive guide to using Steinberg Cubase DAW for your Electronic Music productions.
If you are looking for a complete electronic music production course, you are now in the right place!
Welcome to this course dedicated to Steinberg Cubase Pro, one of the most famous Digital Audio Workstation used in the music production filed.
During the course, we will create together a Classic House Song from scratch, that is the best way to learn all the main functions and operations in Cubase.
So, why this course?
Online, you can find many Cubase tutorials explaining a particular function or a trick but non of them is a complete course from A to Z.
This is the reason why I’ve decided to create this course where you will be able to understand the Software from the beginning, explained with easy words, tutorials, tip and tricks and practical examples.
But There’s more!
Enrolling into this course you will be also entitled to download a Free One Shot Samples library with more than 300 samples, specifically created for this video course students.
A checklist at the end of each section will certify your preparations regarding the last topic treated in that section. So you will be sure you can move prepared to the new section of the course.
Thanks to the big text annotations and big zooms, you can also follow the course even from a mobile device with small display, like your phone or tablet, wherever you are.
Also remember: lifetime free access to the course and full 30-Day Money Back Guarantee!
So let’s see together how this powerful audio software works.
Enrol today and Jumpstart Your Music Production Career with Cubase.
Where the .CPR song file and all the other project data are stored in.
Let’s have a look at the project folder, the .cpr File, the audio folder and the audio pool.
How to import a sample using the Import Audio Window by manually choosing the folder and the sample to be imported. Understand the Import Options window to normalise samples to the current Cubase project setup settings.
Download you Free Samples Pack!
All samples are taken from the exclusive 989Records samples production library, built since 1989! You could use our samples in your productions, songs and music without limitation or restriction.
An introduction about how to import some samples using the MediaBay Window plus a general introduction regarding how to Set a Samples folder Location and how to use Search Filters.
Download Self Assessment Audio for Groove Wav file and try your own!
How to create Parts from Audio Events using the glue tool. Understand how to properly size a part to fit the grid and how to use Events Fade In/Out and Volume controls.
Now please download the attached PDF and be sure to be able to flag each argument on this 3 SECTIONS SELF ASSESSMENT CHECKLIST.
Practice and Enjoy!
Understand the Differences Between Insert and Send Effects and where/how to use them in Cubase. In this video, we will also treat the Pre and Post Fader concept.
Download Insert and Send EffectsQuick Recap PDF for your self assessment.
The Hammer on The Finger Technique! Not exactly on your finger but on your ears. A useful trick to understand which frequencies to remove harshness from your audio recordings. Very easy and useful!
A useful Eq suggestion list divided by Instrument Type.
How to automate a filter added as insert to the piano track. This technique is very useful and used on many sample based House styles like Funky, Disco, EDM or Jackin’ House.
You are not a complete producer until you don’t know what the side chain compression is.
A practical video about how to trigger dynamics reduction with an external audio signal. Let’s understand how to do the magic!
Download the file 07_01_Musical_Mode_Groove and try yourself.
A sample in musical mode will follow the tempo song accordingly. Based on Bars and Beats, this function calculates the correct sample stretching to be applied to the sample to match the tempo between samples and song’s BPM.
Realtime Playback Algorithm offers two different stretching technologies and defines how the sample is stretched in terms of grains, overlaps and variances. In this video you will understand how to correctly apply the stretching algorithm to your audio.
Someone said... Golden In - Golden Out !
Let’s record some guitar takes using the record in cycle and the track lane functions plus some consideration about the proper input recording level.
Learn how to Edit a recording using the Free Warp Mode tool and understand how to use the Scope plug-in to inspect the stereo signal correlation plus how to maximise your recordings.
How to Write automations with both Manual and Automated techniques and understand how to edit the corresponding automation curve in Cubase track lane.
Max Porcelli is a Steinberg Certified Trainer, DJ, Producer and Remixer with a degree in multimedia and technological sciences. Since 2007 he's been running the Educational Division of 989Records, an independent electronic record label producing a variety of electronic music genres and working with many artists from around the globe. The aim of the division is to develop electronic music culture and all its related technologies.
Having followed more than 200 students during his educational activities, Max has become a point of reference for many musicians, DJs, producers and enthusiasts in the north east of Italy. 989Records head honcho, he started his musical career in 1989 and is currently one of the most active and chameleonic producers of the Italian electronic scene, with almost 70 singles, EP, albums and remixes already produced and published. Over the years, he has worked with Pacha Records and several important Italian labels such Rise, Absolutely, Airplane, Molto Rec, remixing artists like Inaya Day, Angie Brown (Incognito), Jocelyn Brown, Cheryl Porter, Oliver Cheatham (Room 5) and many others.
Since December 2016, Max is one of the HeavensGate Deep Radio Show Resident DJs, Showcasing everything from Deep House, Tech & Techno - Syndicated Worldwide.