Become an expert

Learn everything there is to know about the Arturia Pigments software synthesizer. Every parameter covered in detail.

31 Lessons

A carefully prepared lesson plan that digs deep into Pigments synth architecture and signal flow. Covering complex modulation routings that will help improve your understanding of synthesis.

7 Hours 28 Minutes

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Lesson Plan

  • Overview & Signal Flow

  • Analog Engine

  • Wavetable Engine

  • Sample Engine

  • Tune

  • Unison

  • Filters

  • VCA

  • Modulation Section

  • Keyboard

  • Envelopes

  • LFO's

  • Functions

  • Random

  • Combinate

  • Macros

  • Effects

  • Sequencer & Arp

  • Preset Browser

  • Patch Creation (Bass)

  • Patch Creation (Lead)

  • Patch Creation (Pad)

  • Patch Creation (FX Drone)

  • Patch Creation (Sequence)

  • Version 3 New Features

  • Harmonic Engine

  • Utility Engine

  • Additional FX

  • Updated Routing

  • Patch Creation (Lead Pluck)

  • Patch Creation (Pad)


The expert guide is not a simple walkthrough of listing where parameters are, it is a masterclass on how to program Arturia Pigments. Fully updated to include all of the new and exciting features of Version 3.

You will learn advanced sound design techniques. Unlocking the potential of this powerful software synthesizer.

During the 7+ hours of education you will learn every synth parameter and it’s function in exceptional detail.

By the end of the course you will be armed with the indispensable knowledge to create your own unique patches from scratch.

To load the included 7 presets you will require:

• Arturia Pigments VST/AU v3.0.0.1375 or higher

* Please note: The Arturia Pigments plugin is not included.



Preview a section from the course…

James guides you through the random section. Exploring each parameter and giving useful generative tips along the way.