This course provides a gateway into music for those whose passion has never fully been realised. If you’re serious about producing music it’s essential to build a solid foundation of understanding.
This 6-month course will ground you in vital techniques, and help you to grow as a music producer. It’s aimed at total beginners, but also suitable if you’re a self-taught producer.
With the help of our expert tutors and studios you’ll be comfortably using Ableton Live and making music. Throughout the course there is a strong focus on developing your own musical style, all genres welcome! All tasks are highly practical, helping your technical ability increase through creativity.
Access the Latest Gear
Produce using the latest Ableton Live, NI Komplete plugin packages and huge sample libraries. Make use of all this with unlimited studio access!
Zero to Hero in 6 months
Ableton Live is a leading music production software, which for the DJs opens up a gateway to remixing live. We’ll take you from beginner level, to finishing tracks comfortably with it.
Don’t worry if you don’t know music theory. Don’t worry if you don’t play an instrument. This 3-month module will help you arrange and create music confidently.
Clips, scenes and loops Notating MIDI Sampling audio Shortcuts and workflow
Utilising 3rd party plugins Sampling with Kontakt Drum programming with Battery Using Komplete
Mixing desk signal flow Recording audio Using hardware synths Utilising hardware FX
Track analysis Editing structure and automation The art of remixing Modulation and FX
Writing chords and melodies Arranging your music Creating beats, groove and swing What makes a great track?
Compression EQ and gates Reverb and delay Basic mastering