Adam Burucs
Budapest
I'm a European developer and designer. Outside work I make music, draw pictures and learn languages.
Tutorials
  • Music & Audio
    Designing Sounds With Ableton CollisionCollision preview image
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    In this tutorial I will make simple sounds with the Ableton Collision instrument. I will program drums, lead, bass and an exotic sound. This lesson is a great starting point to practice this type of synthesis, though a minimum understanding of subtractive / virtual analogue synth is recommended.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    How to Create a Track With Synth1Preview image
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    In this lesson I will show you how to make a short music piece with the Synth1 instrument using Ableton as the DAW program. I will show you how to program two leads, a pad, a bass, a snare, a hihat, and an fx track for the composition.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Creating a Studio Mix Using Ableton Live and Rapid EvolutionPrev image
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    In this tutorial I’ll show you how to make a musically harmonic, electronic style mix. I am using Live and free software called Rapid Evolution. The mix will also feature beat matching.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Creating an Energetic Instrumental Trance SongProject 400 277
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    In this tutorial I’ll show you how to make an instrumental trance song. The melody was influenced by a lead synth of a remix competition of which artist was the techno maestro Glimpse, who has his own label called Glimpse Recordings and who had been also featured in modern music production magazines.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    How to Create a Progressive Christmas SongProg xmas preview
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    In this tutorial I will show you how to make a progressive version of Silent Night, using melodic instrument tracks, drum samples, and loops.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    How to Create the Theme of Van Halen's JumpPhotodune 1859632 jumping high xs
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    In this tutorial we'll recreate the main theme of Van Halen's "Jump" using Ableton plugins.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    How to Create D# Fat from Armin and W&WPreview
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    In this tutorial I'll show you how to make a rough version of the intro block of "D# Fat" by Armin van Buuren and W&W.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Using PTEq-1a for MixingEq intro retina
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    In this lesson I'll show you how to use the PTEq-1a VST EQ plugin by Ignite Amps. We'll mix a jazzy flavoured project with this modern, free and simple recreation of a classic EQ plugin. The targeted instruments are drums, hats, guitar and piano.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Sound Design with Charlatan VSTiIntro ch vsti retina
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    The Charlatan VSTi synth is top quality, and totally free. In this tutorial I'll show you how to make bass, lead, pad and rhythmic noise sounds with it. We'll also create a basic sampled kick, and create a pumping effect on the bass and kick using sidechain compression.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    How to Create the Theme of "Faxing Berlin" by Deadmau5Deadmau5 faxing berlin retina
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    In this tutorial I'll show you how to create the theme block of "Faxing Berlin" by Deadmau5. We'll program the kick, snare, hat, cowbell in MIDI using one shot samples, and create the pumping pad bass and lead chords (based on detuned and effected saw waves) in Ableton's Analog synth.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Create an Experimental Loop From Field RecordingsExp loop intro retina
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    In this tutorial, I'll show you how to make an experimental loop, based on urban field recordings. The chosen DAW is Ableton Suite 9, and the standard Ableton FX plugins were used. These recordings have a lot of noise, so I'll also show you how to deal with it.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Make Analogue Drums Like Moonbeam and GlimpseIntro retina
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    In this tutorial, I will show you how to produce a simple analogue style drum kit used in modern techno, progressive and house styles similar to artists like Glimpse and Moonbeam. The kit will contain a kick, a snare, an open hihat, a closed hihat, and a percussion sound. Most of them are based on sine waves or white noise. The synthesized sounds are not perfect recreations, but are good for starting out or build upon.Read More…