Ableton Live Music Production Course - One Month

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Ableton Live Music Production Course - 1 Month Course

The SubBass one month Ableton Music Production Course is perfect for new Ableton Live users or those looking to get an introduction to music production. We will quickly help you master Ableton Live getting you to grips with both music production and Ableton. The course runs for 4 weeks with 2 studio sessions per week, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 6:30pm till 10:00pm. 

Each student has their very own production workstation, with very small class sizes you will receive plenty of individual attention from the tutor and time to work on your first track. During the course we will help you understand how to build a track using modern day studio equipment.

You will spend a month with our industry pro tutors who will explain how the modern producer works and teach you every thing you need to know to start producing your own music.

Each student has their very own production workstation running Ableton Live 9 Suite, students who have yet to purchase Ableton Live will receive a copy of the program to use at home during the course.

Course Timetable 

Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 6.30 - 10pm

Course Content

Week 1
Introduction – Ableton Live Concepts and its unique workflows
Using samples and the Live browser
Creating drum parts with Midi Instruments
Programming tips and methods
Controlling Live's instruments with Velocity
Adding Audio Effects devices to your sounds
Aux and Insert Effects methods
Recording live midi performances
Mapping and using midi controllers

Week 2
Adding timed events with Envelopes
Ableton's sample player Instruments
Creating layered elements with Instrument Racks
Groove and swing
Using audio clips and Live's Warping functions
Live's Midi Effects
Building a track sketch in Session View

Week 3
Bass focus
Ableton's synths
Adding movement to sounds with LFO
Live 9's unique Audio Recognition tools
Using EQ properly and an introduction to Dynamic Effects
Developing your track idea
Getting creative with audio edits

Week 4
Recording arrangements
Editing in Arrangement View, working on structure, arrangement and transitions.
An Introduction to dynamic effects
Sidechaining techniques, functional and creative
Adding timed events with Track Automation
Capturing live events with midi controllers
Rendering audio and midi tracks
Mixing down and finishing your track

To book your space you can simply pay a deposit of £100 followed by the balance 14 days prior to the start date or make a single payment. Course spaces are very limited and this is a very popular course so we advise booking early to avoid disapointment.

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