Category: Music Production

TIME macro and micro review – You never heard the orchestra like this!

TIME macro and micro review – You never heard the orchestra like this! time micro demo and review, orchestral tools

I made a video demonstrating the TIME macro and micro bundle release from Orchestral Tools. It’s a versatile orchestral textures library with great attention, details and phrasings of the sampled orchestra. Furthermore, the library contains both ensamble patches and individual sections for a complete sound at your fingertips. It will truly give you plenty of […]

5 tips to improve your piano playing

5 tips to improve your piano playing 5 tips to improve your piano playing

Becoming a professional piano player and fluent on the keyboard takes time and effort. Yes, there is no quick solution or short cut! But with these 5 tips to improve your piano playing article and video I want to show the concepts I use to make the piano performance sound more intricate and alive! 5 […]

How to build tension in music with pedal point

How to build tension in music with pedal point how-to-build-tension-in-music

In todays episode you will learn how to build tension in music! What is music without tension and release?  Not much!  That’s why I made this new video on how to build tension and anticipation in music.Music is much more exciting if it’s going somewhere!  This trick you will learn is used all over the place…and in all […]

How to make Cinematic Chords like Hans Zimmer!

How to make Cinematic Chords like Hans Zimmer! How to make cinematic chords like hans zimmer

Today I will teach you how to make those big cinematic chords like Hans Zimmer. You will learn about orchestrating chord notes from a very basic piano progression. Learn how to beef up those small triad chords into wonderful, dramatic and epic scores like the big guys over in Hollywood. Enjoy the video below! Happy […]

How to copy automation in Bitwig Studio

How to copy automation in Bitwig Studio How to copy automation in Bitwig Studio

This article will explain how to copy automation in Bitwig Studio. Learn how to copy / paste automation points in the automation lane. First press the “show automation lane” button for the track you want to edit. This will open the automation lane. Make a box selection around the automation points that you want to […]

How to record audio with effects in Bitwig Studio

How to record audio with effects in Bitwig Studio How to record audio with effects in Bitwig Studio

How to record audio with effects in Bitwig Studio might seem like an impossible task. The signal flow is often misunderstood in Bitwig, and I often get the question on how to record with effects applied to the recording in Bitwig. In this article I will explain the signal flow so you get a good […]

Bitwig Masterclass HALLOWEEN SALE 50% off

Bitwig Masterclass HALLOWEEN SALE 50% off bitwig-masterclass-discount-50-halloween-sale

You can now enroll the Bitwig Masterclass at 50% off here. ONLY €74 Euro. (regular price €149) The offer is valid until 2021-11-06. Bitwig Masterclass 50% OFF Halloween Sale About the Bitwig Masterclass With the Bitwig Masterclass I wanted to go way beyond what you get in regular video courses online. The masterclass is intended […]

FL Studio on M1 Mac – The performance will surprise you!

What can we expect from FL Studio on M1 Mac? Image Line finally released FL Studio version 20.8.4 with native support for the Apple Silicon M1 processor. What’s the performance like compared to our previous tests? I think the performance will surprise you big time! FL Studio on M1 Mac performance tests In a new […]

How to find videos to practise scoring – Film Scoring For beginners episode 6

How to find videos to practise scoring – Film Scoring For beginners episode 6

In todays episode in the film scoring for beginners series we look at how to find videos to practise scoring. How to find videos to practise scoring In the video I first show the service I use, pexels.com, to find attractive AND free video clips that I use in some of my music videos. These […]

Best Thunderbolt Hub for M1 Macs

Best Thunderbolt Hub for M1 Macs best-thunderbolt-hub-for-m1-macs

The best Thunderbolt hub for M1 Mac is the Belkin Thunderbolt Dock Core and in this article I will explain why! At first glance this thunderbolt 3 hub offers Dual 4K displays @60Hz, 40Gbps Transfer Speeds, 60W Upstream Charging + dual USB-A 3.2 ports. You are probably well aware that there are only two thunderbolt […]

Bitwig Studio sale 10% discount code

Bitwig Studio sale 10% discount code bitwig-studio-sale-discount-code

Looking to buy Bitwig Studio with a special 10% sale discount? You can buy Bitwig Studio via my affiliate links below. Use the discount code “MATTIAS” to get 10% discount upon checkout! NOTE: Discount code only valid until 2022-04-22! Purchase Bitwig Studio via my affiliate links New users – Buy Bitwig Studio license. Already own […]

Bitwig Studio Masterclass – The Complete Guide to Bitwig

Bitwig Studio Masterclass – The Complete Guide to Bitwig bitwig-studio-masterclass

Learn Bitwig with the Bitwig Studio 4 masterclass by Mattias Holmgren! Bitwig masterclass overview Do you want to learn how to master one of the most exciting DAWs on the market today?  In the Complete Guide to Bitwig Studio MasterClass you will learn all the important features of Bitwig Studio. It’s a course for beginners […]

Bitwig Studio 4: explore “new musical timelines” with Operators, flexible comping and Apple M1 support!

Bitwig Studio 4: explore “new musical timelines” with Operators, flexible comping and Apple M1 support! bitwig-studio-4-whats-new

Bitwig announced the next major release in Bitwig Studio 4! The new version, Bitwig Studio 4, features new musical timelines, Operators, Apple M1 Mac support, mp3 export and Ableton Live file import! Bitwig feature roadmap at a glance Bitwig Studio have definitely found their place among the big names in the DAW industry with exciting […]