Riffer Jumpstart Course
Riffer is a creative MIDI sequencer that can help you create melodies, bass lines, sequencers and even arpeggiator patterns.
This course takes you from the basics of how to use Audiomodern’s plugin, Riffer through to building a beat.
Ideal for smashing creative block, helping you generate new ideas or even giving live performances a fresh vibe.
After watching this course you will be ready and motivated to kickstart your creative productions with Riffer.
Smash Creative Block & Generate New Ideas Today!
‘Riffer’ is a smart MIDI sequencer from Audiomodern. It’s fun, creative and surprisingly powerful.
Riffer generates random Riffs and feeds it to anything that accepts MIDI signal, both Software & Hardware.
In this course Echo Sound Works ensures you get the most out of Riffer as a creative tool.
- Watch, Listen and Learn – our easy to follow video instruction shows you exactly how to use Audiomodern’s MIDI sequencer plugin, Riffer
- 8 complete videos walk you through how to use Riffer
► Understanding Riffer
► GUI Overview
► Top Strip Controls
► Scale Selection and Dice
► Pitch Controls
► Duration and Volume Controls
► Time Based Controls
► Making A Beat With Riffer
- Total runtime 36 minutes
- Practical instruction by an experienced tutor
- Learn at your own pace, watch as many times as you need to learn the lessons
ABOUT YOUR TUTOR
Echo Sound Works is one of the lead tutors on the ADSR network.
He is also the sound designer behind the hugely popular sound design label Echo Sound Works as well as a producer in his own right.
With his years of experience as a producer, sound designer and tutor, ESW easily explains often complicated topics in a way that anyone can understand. By reinforcing everything he teaches with real world examples, you will come away fully understanding everything presented to you in this course.
Become intimately acquainted with this inspiring piece of software while receiving tips and tuition from a gifted sound designer and producer.
- Pt. 1 – Understanding Riffer –
A quick intro video outlining the basic concepts of Riffer and how to use the plugin.
- Pt. 2 – GUI Overview –
This video takes a macro look the GUI and how the plugin is laid out.
- Pt. 3 – Top Strip Controls –
This section takes a look at the global controls in the top strip of Riffer.
- Pt. 4 – Scale Selection and Dice –
Probably the two most important sections of the GUI. Learn how to select unique scales to generate new ideas.
- Pt. 5 – Pitch Controls –
Learn how to get the best results from the pitch editor when creating and tweaking melodies.
- Pt. 6 – Duration and Volume Controls –
Learn how to make your melodies more “human” using these two features.
- Pt. 7 – Time Based Controls –
Riffer gives you a lot of options when it comes to setting sequence speed, playback rate and shuffle/swing. This video will look at how to use these features to get more musical results.
- Pt. 8 – Making A Beat With Riffer –
In this video, we use Riffer to kick start a beat idea.