Date(s) - 05/04
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to use one of the most powerful tools out there for music creators to do everything from composing and recording, to production and sound design all within Ableton Live.
In this workshop you will learn the essentials of producing music with Ableton Live, arguably the most powerful music production software around. We’ll cover how to get set up, using audio and MIDI clips, how to arrange your tracks, create loops, warp audio, as well as some basic mixing and effects processing. You’ll leave armed with all the tools you need to quickly compose and produce your own tracks.
Date: Monday May 4th, 2020
Time: 5pm – 8pm (PST)
Experience Level: Beginner. Previous experience working with music and sound creation tools is helpful but not necessary.
– Computer with audio capabilities and Ableton Live installed
– Headphones or speakers (not bluetooth)
Nice To Have But Not Required:
– MIDI controller
– Audio interface
– An electric instrument or microphone
We’ll cover a range of topics including:
– Why Ableton Live?
– Tour of the UI
– Session & Arrangement Views
– Capturing MIDI and Audio
– Instruments, Plugins and Effects
– Digital Audio Workspaces
– Music Composition
– Music Production
– Signal Processing
Ableton Live is fast, fluid and flexible software for music creation and performance. It comes with effects, instruments, sounds and all kinds of creative features—everything you need to make any kind of music.
Create in a traditional linear arrangement, or improvise without the constraints of a timeline in Live’s Session View. Move freely between musical elements and play with ideas, without stopping the music and without breaking your flow.