Creating a rich pad sound with Parsec

Posted Feb. 24, 2014, 1:36 p.m.

Always right on the cutting edge of sound design, Max Rehbein is back with another tutorial. This time he dives into the Parsec Spectral Synthesizer to create a rich pad sound and then take it further, morphing it into a beautiful ambient drip.

You have to hear it to believe it!

Posted Feb. 24, 2014, 1:36 p.m.

Justen Williams producing with Reason 7 & Parsec

Posted Nov. 25, 2013, 1:45 p.m.

Join producer Justen Williams behind the scenes in his studio as he creates a track in Reason 7. Learn about his approach to track building, get some useful tips & tricks and see Parsec's vocoder feature in action!

You can try out Parsec yourself in the Propellerhead Shop.

Posted Nov. 25, 2013, 1:45 p.m.

Additive sound design with Parsec

Posted Nov. 22, 2013, 9:53 a.m.

The Parsec Spectral Synthesizer is a sound designers dream. With two independent sound engines, up to 1024 oscillators per voice, a wide range of sound sculpting tools, built-in effects and free modulation routing, Parsec is capable of an incredibly wide range of sounds.

In this tutorial, product specialist Mattias shows you how to create a beautiful bell sound from scratch. If you want to go deeper with Parsec, this video is for you. Also, make sure you download the Reason 7 song file (below) to hear Parsec in action!

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Download the .reason song file (requires Reason 7)

Posted Nov. 22, 2013, 9:53 a.m.

Parsec Micro Tutorial

Posted Nov. 15, 2013, 3:41 p.m.

Parsec is capable of some absolutely mind-blowing sounds only possible with additive synthesis. But before you dive in too deep, make sure you check out this new Micro Tutorial! We'll tell you all about how additive synthesis works and how you can experiment with Parsec to bring new sounds to your music.

Check out Parsec and download your 30-day trial here.

You can also download the song featured in the tutorial as a .reason file by clicking here.

Posted Nov. 15, 2013, 3:41 p.m.