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Synthesizer Drums Tutorial In Reason Part 6

Synthesizer Drums Tutorial In Reason Part 6

Welcome back to another article about setting up synthesizer drums in Reason. In this topic I will address a few effects that could do miracles on top of our percussion sets. Some of them I have briefly written about in previous articles. However, some might have missed them so I might do some recap on these as well. Some effects might be hit type specific while other might be used as a global effect on top of the complete drum track. So with out further digit delay lets gets started shall we! The Oomph

2016-10-12
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Synthesizer Drums Tutorial In Reason Part 5

Synthesizer Drums Tutorial In Reason Part 5

Welcome back to another tutorial about Reason. In this article I would to write down a concept on how to create Hi Hats using Synthesizer modules in Reason. To be fairly honest, creating a hi hat is the easies thing to create since it requires 2 main ingredients (only). These would  a noise generator, and a High Pass filter. This leaves us with the question: if it is that easy, why would I write a complete article about it? Simple answer: there are more ways to get it done. That is kind of what ...

2016-10-12
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Synthesizer Drums Tutorial In Reason Part 4

Synthesizer Drums Tutorial In Reason Part 4

With this next segment I will try to present a few methods to create one of the hardest to create sounds in the realm of synthesized percussions: the clap. To create a descent clap there are multiple noise types to be used in a sequence more or less. Since a normal clap isn't about one single sound that takes place. Often a clap works best with delays or reverb. Since this puts different accents on the sound while it travels over time. Another problem with the clap is that the tone can different. It

2016-10-12
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Synthesizer Drums Tutorial In Reason Part 3

Synthesizer Drums Tutorial In Reason Part 3

Welcome back to another tutorial about creating synthesized drums using Reason. In the previous 2 articles I have presented different way to set up a bass drum or kick drum. In this topic I will take a deep dive in to the hit type called Snare Drum. Since setting up a ' perfect'  snare requires some skills. The main issue with it is that it isn't that straight forward compared to the bass drum. There are some elements that will return, but other then that, the snare can be reshaped in ...

2016-10-12
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Synthesizer Drums Tutorial In Reason Part 2

Synthesizer Drums Tutorial In Reason Part 2

Welcome back to another tutorial about Reason. In this article I will continue with explaining the different setups to make our drums using synthesizer modules. In the last article I went through the basics on how to use the Malstrom Grain-table synthesizer using the sine Oscillator as a source. To create the thumb on the bass drum the MOD A is connected to the Pitch. In this article I would like to write down a similar process using Thor the Polysonic Synthesizer. The work flow is somewhat different in ..

2016-10-12
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Synthesizer Drums Tutorial In Reason Part 1

Synthesizer Drums Tutorial In Reason Part 1

Welcome back to another Reason tutorial about creating drums using reason. In this multi part article I would like to share my personal take regarding creating drums from the ground up. And with “from the ground up”, I mean using synthesizer modules instead of using plain wave files. The nice thing with creating drums using synthesizers is that there is an opportunity here to build a unique kind of set up. On the down side there is the time consuming factor. Comparing this work-flow with the ..

2016-10-12
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