Introduction to Synthesis: Open for All


Course Description

This course is the prerequisite required to join the Synth Library. In this introductory course, we’ll cover common terminology and demystify the process of creating patches. Participants will leave with an easy reference sheet and online resources for further synth exploration and learning.

Once the course has been completed, participants will be given the option to join the Synth Library. Membership to the library is a sliding-scale monthly payment, starting at $15. Scholarship opportunities are available for those unable to pay, so do not hesitate to contact us if this applies to you.



Erik Carlson and Alissa DeRubeis



We strive to be fair and want everyone to have access to tools; however, due to overwhelming response and S1’s limited resources, we anticipate these first courses to fill up quickly. We appreciate your patience while we find the class that suits you best.

Course Fee:
• Intro to Synthesis course: $10
• 1-month Synth Library Membership: $15
(reoccurring sliding scale monthly membership is available & optional)
Total Cost: $25

Intro To Synthesis prerequisite can be waved with the completion of a a synthesis competency exam.

Please fill out the PRE REGISTRATION FORM and let us know more about you and your availability. This does not guarantee your entrance to this course. We will email you shortly.

Dates and Time

Sunday, March 12th from 1:00 – 4:00 pm