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Ableton Live 10, Part 2: Recording & Warping

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Course Description

Welcome to ULTIMATE ABLETON LIVE 10 COMPLETE: PART 2!

In this course, we will use the real-world experiences of the award-winning instructor and university music business professor Dr. Jason Allen. But don't be worried - Dr. Allen is best known around campus for keeping things simple, accessible, and useful.

Dr. Allen is a professional musician, top-rated Udemy instructor, and university professor. In 2017 the Star Tribune featured him as a "Mover and a Shaker," and he is recognized by the Grammy Foundation for his music education classes.

He is also an ABLETON LIVE CERTIFIED TRAINER.

In this class we are going to focus on using Ableton Live 10, and every aspect of the program. We will focus on how to do everything possible in Ableton Live, and you will finish this course as an expert in Ableton Live 10. Whether you have experience already in music production or not, this is the ultimate class to learn how to use the Ableton Live 10 software for any genre of music.

ULTIMATE ABLETON LIVE 10 COMPLETE: PART 2 is is everything you need to record and warp tracks in Ableton Live 10!

This is a really deep class - tons of content, tricks, and tips. I'll go through all of the Ableton Live Instruments in this class, with considerable detail on each one. We will also talk about synthesis tricks and tips, getting most out of your samplers, and tons of production tips.

Topics Include:

  • Recording Hardware Needs
  • Recording Hardware Setup
  • Microphone Types and Options
  • Microphone Purchasing Tips
  • Microphone Placement
  • Audio Interface Needs
  • Audio Interface Purchasing Tips
  • Single and Multitrack Recording
  • MIDI Hardware Needs
  • MIDI Hardware Purchasing Tips
  • MIDI Setup
  • MIDI Recording
  • ...and much more!

I will be making 6 (six!) complete classes in order to bring you the most comprehensive manual on Ableton Live production techniques ever created. Each class has Sets, sessions, and experiments for you to try on your own and follow along with.

And of course, once you sign up any part, you automatically get huge discounts to all the upcoming parts (the next 5!) of this class.

You will not have another opportunity to learn Ableton Live in a more comprehensive way that this. Start here.

The course is a roadmap to MAKING STUNNING TRACKS with Ableton Live 10.

All the tools you need to produce great tracks are included in this course and the entire course is based on real-life experiences - not just academic theory.

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Praise for Courses by Jason Allen:

"It seems like every little detail is being covered in an extremely simple fashion. The learning process becomes relaxed and allows the complex concepts to get obsorbed easily. My only regret is not taking this course earlier." - M. Shah

"Great for everyone without any knowledge so far. I bought all three parts... It's the best investment in leveling up my skills so far.." - Z. Palce

"Excellent explanations! No more or less than what is needed." - A. Tóth

"VERY COOL. I've waiting for years to see a good video course, now I don't have to wait anymore. Thank You!" - Jeffrey Koury

"I am learning LOTS! And I really like having the worksheets!" - A. Deichsel

"The basics explained very clearly - loads of really useful tips!" - J. Pook

"Jason is really quick and great with questions, always a great resource for an online class!" M. Smith

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Students who register for this course will receive ongoing exclusive content and discounts to all future classes in the series.

schedule

This course is in adaptive mode and is open for enrollment. Learn more about adaptive courses here.

Session 1: Audio Recording Fundamentals (September 29, 2021)
We need to cover a few basics about recording first. Let's talk about microphones, signal flow, mic placement, and the hardware that we need to make good recordings.
13 lessons
1. Introduction
2. What We Will Cover
3. Intro To Audio Recording Fundamentals
4. Hardware Needs
5. Hardware Setup
6. Microphones
7. Mic Placement
8. Monitor Modes
9. Tracking In Arrangement View
10. Multitracking In Arrangement View
11. Tracking And Multitracking In Session View
12. Overdubbing
13. Effects
Session 2: MIDI Recording (October 6, 2021)
Let's move on to MIDI - In this section we will focus on making sure we have everything we need to recording our MIDI instruments, and how to making MIDI clips even without an instrument.
6 lessons
1. Hardware Needs For MIDI
2. Hardware Setup For MIDI
3. MIDI Signal Flow
4. Recording MIDI in Arrangement View
5. Recording MIDI in Session View
6. Basslines And Vocals
Session 3: Warping (October 13, 2021)
Warping is the powerful engine behind Live's time-stretching effects, and we use it all the time when producing. Learning it well will be essential to being an Ableton Live master.
8 lessons
1. Intro To Warping
2. What Is Warping
3. Anchors And Commands
4. Warping Tracks
5. Warp Modes
6. Granulation Techniques
7. What Next
8. Wrap Up
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Learning Outcomes

Below you will find an overview of the Learning Outcomes you will achieve as you complete this course.

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What You Need to Take This Course

Students should be ready to produce music, but do not need to be experienced musicians. No prior experience is needed in music theory or production.

Access to Ableton Live will be required. Using the trial version (free for 30 days) would be a great way to start.

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