Video Tutorial and Free Emulator X Sounds Now Available from has announced the availability of a new 90 minute video tutorial that demonstrates the complete process of creating great sounding presets for E-mu’s Emulator X samplers, from sampling, to preset programming and applying effects. also features a variety of free soundbanks for use with E-mu’s Emulator X, Emulator X Studio and Proteus X software instruments.

The Programming Emulator X Video Tutorial covers:

  • Quick and easy sampling, looping and preset creation: How to make the most of Emulator X’s automatic preset creation features including auto-looping.
  • Programming amplitude envelopes and filter sweeps.
  • Using patch cords to setup complex modulation routings from LFOs, key position, realtime MIDI controllers and more. Advanced techniques are also presented, such as using the lag processor for special effects.
  • Tips and techniques for creating presets that behave in dynamic and interesting ways, just like acoustic “real world” instruments.
  • How to work with multiple voices (different sounds) in a single preset, working on individual parts of complex sounds separately, then combining them into one preset.
  • Programming effects in PatchMix DSP.
  • Working with the sample editor and using auto-correlate to make perfect sample loops.

This master class in Emulator X programming contains more than an hour and a half of practical examples that touch on almost every part of the Emulator X sampler. The video itself is delivered in downloadable and streaming Windows Media Video format and plays in Windows Media Player without any additional software or hardware.

Programming Emulator X is now available for immediate purchase and download at Introductory pricing of $14.95 lasts until February 15th, 2005. also features a variety of soundbanks for E-mu Emulator X samplers, available for free download.

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