Software / Ableton Live
Professional programming and arrangement of songs with Ableton Live
|Start date||Please let me know as soon as the course is available in English.|
|Course duration||4 months, web-based course|
|Time required||approx. 10 - 15 hours per month|
|Certified Graduation||Ableton Live Certification|
|Course fee||149 Euro incl. VAT per month|
|Course overview||The innovative concept of Ableton Live provides fast and direct access to computer-aided music production and is particularly useful for beginners.
Using various step-by-step guides as a basis, this practice-oriented course will lead you through all steps of professional song production, starting with the first ideas and concepts and leading right up to the finished mastered song. In the individual course units, you will learn about program-specific features and gain basic musical knowledge relevant for a producer’s daily work.
Based on programming examples from different club music areas (house, techno, hip hop, drum and bass), you will learn about genre-related production.
The aim of this course is to provide you with the knowledge you need to successfully put your own musical ideas into practice. The creation and production of your own song is an essential part of the course.
|Course content||Professional song programming and arrangement with Ableton Live|
• Song structures and arrangements
• Musical use of MIDI instruments and plug-ins
• Creative editing and warping of audio samples
• Efficient use of effects
• Recording of vocals and instruments
• Sound design: individual programming of live instruments
• Secrets of groove
• Mixdown concepts
• Software optimization
• Configuration of audio hardware and midi controllers
|Suitable for||Ableton Live beginners, musicians, producers|
|Hardware requirements||• Computer (PC/MAC) with internet access, speakers, audio software
• Optional: Audio interface, MIDI keyboard, MIDI controller, microphone
|Software requirements||Ableton Live Suite 8, Ableton Live 8 or Live Intro|
|Educational Software||If you still need to purchase audio software, as a student of Audiocation you can benefit from a reduction of up to 50% on various sound software products. Further information can be found under software.|
|Career Options||Music Producer|