Ableton Live Advanced

Get tuned to the advanced capabilities of Ableton Live.From using 100% pure analog synths such as the MOOG Sub 37 to not using the computer at all using the PUSH2.Use boutique synth's such as the Korg Volca series.Learn the full fledged capabilities of the sampler and learn advanced synthesis to sculpt your own sounds from drums to synths and soundscapes.This course also involves classes that are tailor made for each student depending on what kind of genre you want to make music in such as techno/dub/drum&bass/psy/trap&bass/minimal/house/breaks/hip-hop/EDM.

  • Make your own drumkit from the ground up
    Using the drum rack from recorded sounds and using analog drum synthesizers to make your own drums
    Learn how to use macros and chains,using send and return FX within the drum racks
    Using velocity and key zones and using choke to keep your drum groove tight
  • Using the Maschine to create Drum patterns
    Using inbuilt FX
    Improvising drum patterns and grooves
  • Making complicated FX racks using ableton's inbuilt plugins and external VSTS
    Using external VSTS to create unique sounding instrument racks
  • Learn synthesis in all analog glory using the MOOG Sub 37
    Advanced LFO/envelope modulating features of ableton using max for live devices
    Learn how to sculpt floor shattering basses using Massive and Serum
    Learn how to make unique atmospheres, soundscapes and pads using Spectrasonic's Omnisphere
    Use the Korg Volca Bass and Keys
    Learn all the features of the MOOG Sub 37 including the DUO Mode,Step sequencer and the Arpeggiator
    Create ripped up leads and top line melodies to maximise your track
  • Learn how to record and write your entire track by performing on the PUSH2 and the AKAI APC40
    Learn advanced automation techniques such as creating lanes, curving and recording your own automation to make your tracks breathe and sound alive
    Learn how to sculpt the structure of your track by editing clips and audio files in the arrangement view,adding transitions and drum fills
    Learn how to use FX to build tensions for your drops and build-ups.
    Learn how to use vocal chops and the vocoder for that perfect 80's and daft punk vibe.
  • Learn techniques for the genre you want to specialise in
    Learn how to make classic and signature sounds and FX in techno/dub/drum&bass/psy/trap&bass/minimal/house/breaks/hip-hop/EDM
  • Arranging and setting up your tracks for a mixdown and a indepth view of what makes a good room for mixing
    Learn Gain staging and panning to space out your mix
    Learn how to mix your drums
    Learn advanced EQ techniques to shape out each sound of your track
    Learn advanced compression techniques using industry standard plugins to keep key elements of your tracks such as the kick and the bassline always solid
    Learn how to remove dissonant frequencies from your mix
    Learn how to mix vocals, synths and pads
    Using FX such as reverbs and delays to add depth and wideness to your mixes
  • Optimising your track for mastering
    Room requirements for mastering
    Learn what is chaining and signal flow
    Using the waves SSL series to accurately keep your frequencies and transients in check
    Learn specific EQ techniques for electronic music
    Learn how to use Izotope Ozone for quick Mastering on the fly
    Learn how to master your DJ mixes.If you are not a Dj then help out a dj buddy of yours with this!
    Learn how to get your tracks sounding full and loud(depending on the genre)
    Get your track to be played on proper club speakers for testing before you take it on the road.