Music by Scott Martin

Tag: Pro Tools

Synful Strings

Recently I had tracked some keyboards using a Nord string patch with some modifications. The results were cool, but not entirely what I wanted to hear. So I went looking for a virtual string section. ¬†There are a number of those out there (Philharmonik, East West, Motu Symphonic Instrument …) which use samples and articulations. […]

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Judicious Stutter

I’ve been digging a new Izotope plug-in I got for Pro Tools called Stutter Edit. In the simplest terms, it lets you assemble a group of effects into what they call a “gesture”, and then you can play these gestures via MIDI. It’s almost something that you have to play around with to grok the […]

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BFD2

I just got a copy of BFD2, which is a virtual drum instrument.¬† I’m using it as a plug-in in Pro Tools, mainly to demo out drums and get a decent idea of how a song could sound. I’ve got some songs that are written with very specific drum parts in mind – the kind […]

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