Learn Xfer Serum in hours, not weeks. MAKE THE SOUNDS YOU WANT!
The buzz around Xfer Serum is justifiably growing as more and more producers experience the epic scope of this advanced wavetable synthesizer. The visual interface and expansive functionality makes it a boundless playground for creative sound synthesis.
ADSR’s Serum Masterclass provides an overview and explanation of every tab and panel in Xfer Records synthesizer, Serum. If Serum is a sound designer’s dream machine this course gives you the keys to unlock it!
Fast track your working knowledge of Xfer Serum today!
MODULE 1: Introduction to the Course and Serum:
This module introduces you to Serum and all the elements you see when you load the synth. With so many features and functions included they had to be divided into four separate tabs! By the end of this module you will be able to navigate the different sections laying the groundwork for the rest of the course.
Video 1 – Introduction – A quick intro to Serum and the course.
Video 2 – Layout Overview – Learn how to comfortably navigate through Serum and it’s various pages and sections. Serum is a 4-page synthesizer and each page is extremely important in the sound design process.
It’s impossible not get excited when introduced to the scope of features and impressive customisation on offer
MODULE 2: Serum OSC Tab
Serum’s Oscillator tab includes two wavetable oscillators, an analogue styled sub oscillator and a noise oscillator. Gain a better understanding of wavetable synthesis and how Serum’s oscillators work as you walk through all of the features available on this tab.
Video 3 – OSCILLATORS – This section covers every feature of the oscillators in SERUM. Gain a better understanding of wavetable synthesis in general.
Video 4 – SUB AND NOISE OSC – Learn how to integrate the Sub and Noise oscillators into your sounds as well as a general walk through of both sections and all of the controls and knobs.
If you’re ready to see just how ambitious Serum’s Oscillator’s can be – watch and learn!
LEARNING SERUM NEEDN’T BE COMPLICATED
7 core modules broken into 14 videos that will teach you everything you need to know to use SERUM like a pro. With this highly focused course you will be amazed how quickly you can learn to use this new software synthesizer.
We’ve got you covered. Our world-class video tutorials will make you cool and confident as you take simple, powerful steps to build the sounds you hear in your head.
Each knob, oscillator, control, effect, filter and more is broken down into easy to follow instructions that get you up to speed fast. Rather than months and years of endless trial and error, you’ll be up and running within hours! Your music will be built on a solid foundation, and you’ll be light years ahead of other producers.
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MODULE 3: Serum Modulation Panel
Serum’s modulation capabilities are epic. So much so that this is one of two full modules we’ve dedicated to it. In this module you will get to know all of the various sections on hand in this panel.
Video 5 – FILTER MODULE – Walkthrough the various filter types and see/hear how they work. Learn how to use all the embedded functions in the main filter module in SERUM, one of the most in depth and complicated sections of the synth.
Video 6 – ENVELOPES AND LFO’S – Learn how to use the Envelopes and LFO’s in Serum to make stronger sounds as well as how to use the graphical interfaces of each section. Covers basic and advanced techniques for both envelope and LFO manipulation.
Video 7 – VELOCITY AND NOTE – Learn what both of these modulators do and how to use them.
Video 8 – VOICING AND PORTAMENTO – Learn all about Serum’s Voicing and Portamento sections and how to select between Mono and Poly sounds as well as how to introduce glide into your sounds.
MODULE 4: Serum FX Tab
If you haven’t already fallen in love with Serum, The FX tab will have you head over heels – simple, elegant and ridiculously flexible. This module gives you the skills to start working with this tab right away.
Video 9 – FX RACK – Learn how to use one of the most in depth pages in Serum. The FX Rack in this synth is insanely deep and allows for almost endless sound design possibilities. You will see and hear each effect module in action!
MODULE 5 : Serum Matrix Tab & Modulation with Serum
Serum’s modulation capabilities are limited only by your imagination (and possibly your CPU). In this module you’ll learn how to use both drag and drop modulation and Serum’s Mod Matrix.
Video 10 – MODULATION PT1 – Learn how to use the drag and drop modulation in Serum. Learn how to use LFO’s and Envelopes to make better sounds. I will walk through how you can turn a normal bass into a Growl Bass just by applying some creative drag and drop modulations.
Video 11 – MODULATION PT2 – Dive into Serum’s Mod Matrix. Learn how to use this classic modulation layout and ways to combine it with the ideas and techniques covered in Video 10.
LEARN AT YOUR OWN PACE
With so much to learn it’s easy to feel overwhelmed.
This course offers 14 videos totalling over 140 minutes of professional, high-quality guidance right in your own home studio. Play them over and over, as many times as you need to understand the lesson and start making the music you want today!
What’s most exciting in Serum – apart from the fact that its got pretty much everything you’ve ever experienced in a synth and then some and all in one place – is just how much you can revise, reshape and rework just about every parameter you could think of. As you begin to grasp the possibilities be prepared to get inspired like never before!
” Thank you very much for these videos. Worth every penny!
MODULE 6: Serum Global Tab
In the Global Tab, Steve Duda’s Serum takes customisation to [another] new level. In this module you’ll learn to tweak the synth to fit your wants and needs.
Video 12 – GLOBAL SETTINGS – Learn why Serum has a global settings tab and how you can use it to tailor your custom experience using the synth.
Video 13 – UNISON ENGINE – Serum not only has a great sounding unison engine, it is fully customisable! Learn how to tweak it so your super saw sounds fit perfectly with your productions.
Familiarise yourself with every setting and enjoy a fully productive workflow.
MODULE 7: Serum Wavetable Editor
With so many wavetables and modulation options already included as standard, Serum’s wavetable editor adds a whole new level of BOOM! pushing Serum head and shoulders above most other synths. This module introduces a functionality that opens a tonne of creative possibilities not to mention hours of endless entertainment!
Video 14 – WAVETABLE EDITOR – The heart and soul of Serum. Learn how to create your own wavetables using a few different methods like importing audio files, using the harmonic editor or drawing waveforms in the editor.
If you’ve been chasing a truly original sound this is where you’ll find it, if it doesn’t find you first!
STAY AHEAD OF THE PACK
Be among the first to master this astonishing new synth and inject your audio projects with an originality and technical prowess any pro would be proud of.
With expert tuition and some keen pro tips you can start creating the sounds you hear on TV, on Soundcloud and in your wildest dreams now!
If you want to be on board with the latest functions of Xfer Serum, this is definitely the best place to start.
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