Workshop Description – Beat Camp Basement
Sat Oct 18 – 1:00pm
Beat Drop synth wizard and NMC tour guide Brandon Smith will be reverse engineering famous synth patches. Using various hardware synths and soft synths as starting points, he will be explaining how you can get from a simple sine or saw wave to some legendary sounds.
Brandon Smith is a course developer and instructor at Beat Drop, Calgary based musician, synth programmer and avid student of keyboard history. His love of vintage equipment and history eventually led him to work for the National Music Centre in Calgary, where he demonstrates many of their instruments and artifacts (including a world class collection of synthesizers) for the public.