How to Create Big Room Sounds with Hardwell Sylenth1 Soundset - Alonso
If you are a fan of Hardwell's signature sound, you might be interested in his Sylenth1 soundset, created in collaboration with Alonso Sound. This soundset contains 128 presets for Sylenth1, one of the most popular software synthesizers for electronic music production. You can use these presets to create powerful and catchy leads, basses, plucks, synths, pads and FXs for your big room tracks.
In this article, we will show you how to install and use the Hardwell Sylenth1 soundset - Alonso, and give you some tips and tricks to get the most out of it. Let's get started!
How to Install the Hardwell Sylenth1 Soundset - Alonso
To install the soundset, you need to have Sylenth1 version 2.21 or higher installed on your computer. You can download the latest version of Sylenth1 from here. You also need to have a license for Sylenth1, which you can purchase from here.
Once you have Sylenth1 installed and activated, you can download the Hardwell Sylenth1 soundset - Alonso from here. You will receive a zip file containing the soundset file (.fxb) and a user manual (.pdf).
To load the soundset into Sylenth1, you need to follow these steps:
Open your DAW (digital audio workstation) and insert Sylenth1 as a plugin on a MIDI track.
Click on the \"Menu\" button on the top right corner of Sylenth1 and select \"Load Bank\".
Navigate to the folder where you saved the zip file and extract it.
Select the \"Alonso Hardwell Sylenth1 Soundset Vol. 1.fxb\" file and click \"Open\".
You should see a confirmation message saying \"Bank Loaded Successfully\".
You can now browse through the presets using the arrows on the bottom left corner of Sylenth1.
How to Use the Hardwell Sylenth1 Soundset - Alonso
The Hardwell Sylenth1 soundset - Alonso contains 128 presets divided into six categories: Bass (BA), Pluck (PL), Synth (SY), Pad (PD), Lead (LD) and FX (FX). Each preset has been carefully designed by Hardwell and Alonso Sound to capture the essence of Hardwell's big room style.
You can use these presets as they are or tweak them to your liking using the knobs and sliders on Sylenth1. You can also use the modulation wheel (MW) and aftertouch (AT) to add more expression and variation to the sounds. Some presets also have macro controls assigned to them, which you can access by clicking on the \"Menu\" button and selecting \"Show Macro Controls\". These macro controls allow you to adjust parameters such as cutoff, resonance, distortion, reverb, delay and more.
To get inspired by how these presets sound in action, you can check out some of Hardwell's tracks that use them, such as \"Apollo\", \"Spaceman\", \"Dare You\", \"Mad World\" and more. You can also watch some tutorials and demos on YouTube that show how to use the soundset in different genres and styles.
Tips and Tricks for Using the Hardwell Sylenth1 Soundset - Alonso
Here are some tips and tricks that can help you get the most out of the Hardwell Sylenth1 soundset - Alonso:
Layer different presets together to create thicker and richer sounds. For example, you can layer a bass preset with a pluck preset or a lead preset with a synth preset.
Use EQ (equalizer) and compression to shape and balance your sounds. For example, you can boost the low end of a bass preset or cut the high end of a pad preset. 061ffe29dd