In this little tutorial Alex Pfeffer sets up a very simple environment to have the legato and portamento intervals available from e.g. VSL Dimension Strings!
Dan Worrall explains various uses of side-chain filtering in compressors, using FabFilter Pro-C and its Expert section. The tutorial discusses compressing subgroups/busses and the master bus but also gives some tips and tricks about single channel compression of vocals, guitars, bass and drums.
In this video Alex Pfeffer is talking about the layering of legato patches from different string sample libraries.