Ableton Live 9 is the Industry standard Software used in electronic music production and it’s become the most popular DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) in the world.

It has everything you need to compose, mix and master music to a professional level. With its user-friendly interface and logical workspace, there is no question why Ableton has become so popular in recent years.

Taught by highly regarded bass music producer Conrank; these courses cover the basics through to highly complex skills.

The courses are available in group format and last for 10 weeks. The two hour lesson each week is divided into a mix of teaching time in which we cover the skills for that week and performance time where students can apply the skills and work with an instructor on their songs. 

All students enrolling will require their own laptop and a pair of headphones.

Music Production 101

This course is suitable for anyone wanting to get into production. Starting with the basics through to advanced skills. By the end of the course students will have the knowledge to compose their own songs.

Here is a brief summary of the topics covered: 

  • Introduction to Ableton Live 9
  • Audio/Midi Editing
  • Sampling Techniques (Drum racks, Simpler, Sampler)
  • Synthesis (The Operator)
  • Dynamics (E.Q, Compression, Limiting)
  • FX (Reverb, Delay, Saturation)
  • Arrangement & Composition
  • Mastering Techniques

 

It is suitable for students for all abilities. 

Music Production 102

This course is suitable for producers who already have an in-depth knowledge of Ableton ,but would like to take their skills to the next level and achieve that professional sound.

Here is a brief summary of the topics covered: 

  • Creative Sound Design 
  • Layering Technique/ Frequency Splitting
  • Advanced Synthesis
  • Sampling techniques
  • The Art of Mixing
  • Dynamics in the mix
  • creative FX
  • Composition & Workflow techniques
  • Mastering 

 

This course is suitable for students who already have a vast knowledge of Ableton.