Synth Kicks

Synth Kicks

This week I explored something I have never done before – making kick drums with synthesizers. It is a very rewarding process that will generate a lot of content that you can use over and over again. The boiler-plate PATCH for synth kicks uses just a few...
Subway Series: Erhu Man

Subway Series: Erhu Man

This week I am honoring a well known performer in the Boston area, Zhi Zhou, the Erhu player. Check out this blog from Tramminhdao for some background info. I captured a piece of his performance and imported it in Lumit so I could explore his musical themes and let...
Chillstep

Chillstep

Today I am going to walk through how I made this Chill Dubstep groove using Lumit and a plethora of great 3rd party plugins. I hope this background info and these general tips will allow you to get a good start on a new style. You certainly don’t need to use the...