Music Production with Ableton Live

$2999
  • 26 Sessions, approximately 6 month course. Payment plan options available, based on qualification.

MUSIC PRODUCTION WITH ABLETON LIVE

This course is the ideal starting point for new students, covering everything from the fundamentals of Music Production, Sound Design and Music Theory, to the advanced concepts of Mixing and Mastering - taught hands on in a professional studio. Music Production with Ableton Live will teach you how to embrace creativity, get your ideas on paper, create and polish unique sounds and combine those sounds into a professional finished product.

ABLETON CONCEPTS

Live Interface, Browser, Live Sets, Arrangement vs Session, Tracks, Audio & MIDI, Devices, Mixer, Presets & Racks, Groups, Routing, Automation, Saving + Exporting, Keyboard Shortcuts, + More

ELEMENTS OF A SONG

Arrangement, Intro, Verse, Build-Ups, Chorus, Phrases, Drums, Bass, Keys, Plucks, Leads, Arpeggios, Sequences, Effects, Transitional Elements, Vocals, + More

SOUND

Acoustic, Analog, Digital Audio, Phase, Frequency/Pitch, Amplitude/Volume, Waveshape/Timbre, + More

MUSIC THEORY

Rhythm, Notes, Scales, Harmony, Intervals, Chord Progressions, Inversions, Voicing, Parallel Harmony, Melody, Motif, Repeating Patterns, Structure, + More

PRODUCTION CONCEPTS

Drums, Sampling, MIDI, Transient, Insert/Parallel Processing, Quantization, ADSR, Groove, Basslines, Processing, Delay, Reverb, Filter, EQ, Dynamics, Distortion, Harmonics, Movement, Recording, + More

SOUND DESIGN

Sound Design, Synthesis, Subtractive, Wavetable, FM, Additive, Harmonics, Oscillators, Filters, Effects, LFO, Unison, ADSR
Bass, Leads, Chords, Pads, Plucks, FX, Layout and Signal Flow, Filter Envelope, + More

CREATIVE FLOW

Basic Organization, Keyboard Shortcuts, Inspiration, Starting, Progressing, Finishing, Reference Tracks, + More

MIXING + MASTERING

3D Mix, Punch, Excitement, Routing, Busses, Volume, Panning, Balance, Compression, EQ, Ambience, Automation, Mastering Process, Loudness, Mono Bass, Mid/Side, Multiband, Stereo Tools, + More

IN SESSION 24/7

Utilizing online services like Discord, students and instructors are in constant communication - no question goes unanswered. With the Discord mobile app, class is in your pocket.

STUDENT DISCOUNTS

SLDP partners with a long list of software and hardware manufacturers, offering up to 50% off for students. Ableton, Xfer (Serum), Fab Filter, Waves, Output, iZotope, Soundtoys, Sonnox + more.

FREE STUDIO TIME

Students can book the Kings Peak (Production) and Alta (DJ) Rooms free of charge outside of normal class time, allowing students to continue refining their skills in a professional studio environment.

READY TO TAKE YOUR SKILLS TO THE NEXT LEVEL?

Applying to attend SLDP is free and easy.

1

APPLY

Submit your application at SLDP.com/apply. An SLDP coordinator will reach out to you to discuss your application and schedule an initial tour and consultation.

2

TOUR THE STUDIO

Our space is your space. After completing the studio tour, we'll work with you to determine the best course for your current level of experience and your needs.

3

START PRODUCING

Class begins! At orientation, your instructor will provide information on student discounts, day to day operations and make a plan for success.

SETUP A STUDIO TOUR

Reach out and we'll set you up with a tour of the studio and consultation regarding your experience and goals with Music Production and Live Performance. You can also text anytime to 801-410-0295 to schedule a tour and ask questions regarding our courses and curriculum, or email to info@sldp.com.

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