In this tutorial course, show you how to use one of the most underrated mixing tools, the multiband compressor. From the basics of what multiband compression is, when to use multiband compression and of course, how to apply multiband compression creatively. You’ll learn all you need to know to make working frequency crossover bands second nature. Explore the theory behind the techniques, discover effective plugins and improve your workflow. Avoid common pitfalls and get plenty of practical walkthrough examples with professional tips and tricks for applying multiband compression on bass, drums and other instruments.
PART 1 – Introduction – This video is just a quick introduction to the course and lays out its contents.
PART 2 – Multiband Compression Basics – This video covers everything you need to know about just what multi band compression is and how to use it. You will get to see a quick overview of three popular multi band compressors in action (Waves C4, FabFilter MB and Logic’s very own Multipressor)
PART 3 – Multiband Compression on Kicks – Using MB Compression on a kick is a great way to have total control over how it sits in the mix. Especially if you’re using a kick sample. You will learn how to isolate each distinct element of any kick drum and mix it accordingly.
PART 4 – Multiband Compression on Bass – Another great way to clean up the low end of any mix is to use MB compression. Learn how in this video.
PART 5 – Drum Groups – This video will cover how to use MB Compression to get the most out of your drum group or buss. Try these techniques next time instead of using a basic compressor.
PART 6 – Instruments – This video covers the types of instruments that can benefit from using MB Compression.
Part 7 – Summary – A recap and discussion that brings everything together