djing with ableton live

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10

LESSONS

Beginner/

Intermediate

SKILL LEVEL

20

VIDEOS

2 - 3 weeks

DURATION

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DJING WITH ABLETON LIVE

COMPLETING THIS COURSE WILL HELP YOU:

  • Get started performing DJ sets in Ableton

  • Create live sets using unlimited decks, creative effects, and performance workflows

  • Produce, edit, and remix songs for DJ sets

  • Organize and improvise your Live sets

  • Learn other 3rd party plugins to better prepare set lists and smooth song transitions

  • Record your live sets to upload later to Soundcloud, etc.

  • BONUS: Get 50% off booking 1-on-1 online lessons with Ableton Certified Trainer- Dan Giffin as you go throughout this course. 

WHO IS THE COURSE FOR?

  • Anyone wanting to start DJing in Ableton with unlimited capabilities, as well as remixing tracks to perform with.

  • You’ll learn the essential features of using Live for DJing, including workflows using custom effects, improvising, creating a flexible project template for all your sets, creating great song transitions, preparing setlists, live looping,  and getting a good sound on stage.

  • Perfect for both new and experienced Ableton Live users. If you’re wanting to DJ for live streaming, this is a great place to start.

COURSE OUTLINE

AUD 101 - Audio Engineering and Digital Audio Workstations


Audio Engineering and Digital Audio Workstations is the initial class taken by students that focuses on acoustics, analog and digital audio, recording procedures, microphone techniques, and Avid Pro Tools software installation and use. Students learn the tools used by Audio Engineers including mixing consoles, compressors, equalizers, microphones, time based processors and various dynamic processors.




AUD 201 - Mixing, Mastering & Post Production for Music and Film


Audio Mixing, Mastering & Post Production explores the complex concepts of audio mixing in stereo, and 5.1 surround sound mixing for commercial music, film and television. Building upon the knowledge from 101, students learn how to approach mastering audio, sound design, ADR, and Foley.




AUD 301 - Music Theory & Production


Music Theory and Production focuses on musical composition, arrangement, and theory in the digital audio environment. Students learn the job of a producer, and how to compose, arrange and produce music appropriate for real world application. Students also go further in depth with MIDI and learn music theory concepts including key signatures, chord structures, musical scales, and more.




BDM 101 - Business of Digital Media


Business of Digital Media provides students with knowledge necessary to monetize their new skills in the ever changing audio industry. Students will learn about recording contracts, publishing, music licensing, copyright laws, performance rights societies, artist management, booking agencies, concert promotion, touring, modern distribution methods, and basic business principals.




AUD 401 - Live Sound Systems & Reinforcement


The Live Sound Systems and Reinforcement class focuses on live performance production. Students learn live system setups, AC power distribution, electrical theory, front of house engineering, monitor engineering, live mixing techniques, production rigging, troubleshooting, and live recording techniques.





WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING...

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Glen Stephens

Producer

“A fantastic and very engaging course. All of the information offered by Dan was completely practical, relevant and he's helped take my music to new heights.”

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Philip Austrom

Touring Musician/ Producer

"Just when I think my workflow couldn't get any better, Dan Giffin surprises me and takes it to a new level in this course."

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CROG

DJ

“This course was a breakthrough in what I thought I knew. Was a game-changer for helping me develop a new workflow DJing in Ableton."

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"This video course is easily worth $400+ but I'm happy to give it to you (and all other Ableton courses) for only $49 / month. I look forward to helping you reach your goals in Ableton! It changed my life."

- Dan Giffin

(Ableton Certified Trainer / Grammy Experienced Engineer)

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