One of the most fundamental skills for anyone creating music for games is creating music that loops. Tom Salta demystifies the process of creating music that loops perfectly in any DAW.
In this 19 minute course, Tom Salta explains all you need to know to start using most any synthesizer on the market, both hardware and software. The main focus of this video will be understanding ADSR (Attack, Decay, Sustain, and Release).
Tom Salta shares his methods for organizing his synth plugin patches to make it easier and quicker to find the sounds he wants. In this video, Tom demonstrates how he does this in a number of different virtual synths. (23 minute video)
Learn how to spot and tempo map a cutscene before you start composing music. It's important to lay a strong foundational road map and ensure that all the important hit points, tempos and time sigs are in place before the composing starts. (45 min)
This must-watch video covers all the basic best practices including: Hard Drive Setup Backup and Restore Strategy Project File Management Computer Maintenance 101 (for Mac)