Learn the basics of Ableton Live at your own pace
Discover music production from the comfort of your home studio
and never miss a beat with our complete program

Course Description

Ableton Live is one of the most-used music production and composition software by producers around the world. Our Ableton Live online course will teach you to create, arrange, and export your original songs! You will learn to navigate Ableton Live’s interface, organize audio and MIDI clips, and automate tracks & FX. You’ll gain an understanding of signal flow, common synth parameters, and recording audio. You will also learn to create custom instrument presets and drum racks. If you are new to Ableton Live, this course will help you learn the fundamentals for music production in numerous genres and if you’ve been using Ableton Live already, this course will help you accomplish your goals as an artist. Step up your producing game online today! Sign-up now to learn essential music production techniques in live, online classes with other artists looking to grow, just like you!

What You’ll Learn

  • Creating Tracks
  • Audio Editing
  • Sound Design & Synthesis
  • Mixing (Volume balancing, subtractive EQing, Dynamics)
  • Understand Device View, Session View, and Arrangement View
  • Creating Custom Instrument Presets & Drum RacksMIDI Instruments
  • Automating FX
  • Record Audio
  • Understanding Signal Flow
  • Use Arrangement and Session View
  • Clip Properties, Clip Envelopes, Modulation Versus Automation, Resampling
  • MIDI Instruments


Due to CDC guidance, state, and federal regulations, our NY campus has suspended in-person classes in support of social distancing and saftey measures during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Please view our online courses to experience the same high quality, live instruction from the safety and comfort of your own home.

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What I love about EMC is the quality of the instructors. They really give you a lot of detailed instructions while being patient and caring about our own pace of learning 

—Matt V.

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For more information about our courses, or if you’d like to speak to someone on our team, please use the form or give us a call at 646.747.0144.

You can also visit our NYC location for a tour or to speak to our team between the hours of 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., or during one of our upcoming events. Email us to make an appointment.

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