The first of five parts examining the Razor Ensemble for Reaktor. This video overview shows off the functionality of Razor, and provides examples of it’s modules!
In Part 1 of the Razor Ensemble series, YouTube user Greg B gives a brilliantly detailed overview of the Razor Ensemble for Reaktor. He provides a thorough demonstration of the Voicing, Spectral Clip and Safe Bass modules, while presenting the pros and cons of using the Razor Ensemble in different DAW environments. His thoughtful approach examines the function of each parameter, while providing examples of each.
This series of tutorials is a great stepping stone for those who are unfamiliar with the Razor Ensemble for Reaktor. It covers everything from loading the ensemble and getting it to function properly, to working with the oscillators and filters in great detail. This is a must see for anyone who has considered using the Razor Ensemble.
Based on additive synthesis, the Razor Ensemble for Reaktor has a dynamic and precise sound that is well suited for a range of instruments. Consisting of 320 partials, the Razor’s sound is immaculately honest. Even when heavily modulated, this beast of a synth remains precise and clear cutting, even through the muddiest of mixes!