Audio and Music Production Courses
INTRODUCTION TO ABLETON LIVE

Put your passion into practice with our introductory Ableton Live course for aspiring music producers and composers.

Through hands-on exercises you’ll discover Live’s powerful features to create your own track from scratch.

Tailored for complete beginners, you’ll start by learning how to generate beats and bass lines with MIDI instruments and audio clips. You will then progress to learn basic mixing and automation, under the guidance of our professional, industry-connected tutors.

You will graduate this short course with a foundation certificate.

 

LOCATIONS 

London

Oxford (2017 only)

Liverpool (3rd March and 27 October only in 2018)

Glasgow

 

COST

£300

AGE RESTRICTION

18 and over 

TOPICS COVERED

  • Ableton Live overview
  • Beat and bass line creation
  • Recording audio
  • Manipulating audio
  • Synthesizers
  • Sampling
  • Mixing
  • Audio effects and controllers

 

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

By the end of the course you should be able to:

  • Write and perform a complete track from scratch
  • Operate Session View and Arrange View to add live elements to compositions
  • Adequately program drum beats and bass lines
  • Understand and operate Live’s synthesisers and samplers
  • Understand basic track balance and mixing

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This course is ideal for aspiring producers and musicians with little to no experience in music production. It is highly recommended for students who want to apply for further study in audio.

 

LEVEL

Beginner

 

FOLLOW UP COURSES

Advanced Ableton Live

BA (Hons) in Audio Production

You should bring a notebook and pen to classes. You may also wish to bring your own laptop or tablet, however, this is not necessary.  

  Date from Date to Day(s) of the week Time Duration  
  3 March 2018 4 March 2018 Sat-Sun 10.00-17.00 2 Days  
  5 May 2018 6 May 2018 Sat-Sun 10.00-17.00 2 Days  
  7 July 2018 8 July 2018 Sat-Sun 10.00-17.00 2 Days  
  27 October 2018 28 October 2018 Sat-Sun 10.00-17.00 2 Days  

Please fill out this form to apply for our Introduction to Ableton Live course. Once you submit the form we will be in touch to confirm your booking. If you want to call us on 03330 112 315 we can give you more information.

Alternatively you can download and complete our hard copy application form and email it to enquiries@sae.edu