Ableton Live: 6 Weeks to Develop Your Sound

Learn the basics of Ableton Live.
Discover music production and never miss a beat with our complete program. This class meets weekly for a total of six, two-hour sessions.

Course Description

Ableton Live is one of the most-used music production and composition software by producers around the world. Our Ableton Live 6-week course will teach you to create, arrange, and fine-tune your original songs. You will learn to navigate Ableton Live’s interface, organize audio and MIDI clips,  automate tracks & FX and more. You’ll also gain an understanding of signal flow, common synth parameters, and recording audio. Finally, the course will touch on  creating 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 further your journey as an artist. Step up your producing game in just 6 weeks!

This class meets weekly for a total of six, two-hour sessions. Please bring your own headphones. All other equipment will be provided for you. 

Sign-up now to learn essential music production techniques in a fun, hands-on learning environment.

What You’ll Learn

  • How to create audio & MIDI tracks
  • Audio editing fundamentals
  • Sound design & synthesis concepts
  • Mixing basics like volume balancing, reductive EQing
  • Understanding of Device View, Session View, and Arrangement View
  • How to create instrument presets & drum racks
  • How to automate FX
  • Record audio
  • Understanding signal flow
  • Creative tools like Follow Actions
  • Clip properties, clip envelopes, modulation versus automation, resampling
  • MIDI instrument programing

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.

Cue The Tracks

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.