Intro


Next Start Date: 17th November 2020

NB: BOOKINGS & PAYMENT REQUIRED IN ADVANCE
(or we can do 2 instalments if easier for you – deposit & balance)

COST:
€150
(This includes Ableton Intro Licence if needed)

This course will introduce you to the basics of using Ableton and give you the know how to make your own track.

Starting from ‘Session View’ we will take you through all the operations step by step adding on to the skills each week. Covering areas such as:
• MIDI Instruments & Melody Making
• Beat Programming
• Basic FX
• Arrangement
• Basic Mixing & signal processing
• Bringing your track together

You can work on your own basic creations alongside and we can review and feed back on individual progress and queries week to week. Joining in from your own home for short, productive sessions you can slip the training into your normal routine & develop new skills through the colder months. No previous experience needed. All levels welcome.

FORMAT:
Tuesday Evenings 7-8pm

5 week course

Classes take place over Zoom with small numbers. We use some break out and some screen control for exercises and to change up the group learning. We show you how to export and share your work so we can listen and feed back as we go.

Each session – demo/exercises/discussion
‘Work-ons’ in between classes
‘Tech Set Up’ session in advance

WHAT YOU NEED:
A semi-decent Windows or Mac laptop (>= 4GB RAM)
Ableton Live 10 Software (we can arrange an ‘Intro’ licence if you don’t have it)
Decent internet connection

TO BOOK: Send us an email via the contact form (button below) or email info@createsound.ie – we’ll put your name down & send you payment instructions to secure your place. Any questions just ask.

Intermediate


Next Start Date: 18th November 2020

NB: BOOKINGS & PAYMENT REQUIRED IN ADVANCE
(or we can do 2 instalments if easier for you – deposit & balance)

COST:
€200

This course is for people who are familiar with using Ableton but are looking to step up their skills, improve their output or could benefit from new techniques to bump up their music making. Whether it be getting your tracks finished, mixing, improving your sound, workflow, etc. There is more contact time allocated to this course to allow for tutor input and review of individual tracks per session etc.

Covering areas such as:
• Housekeeping and Session set up
• EQ & Compression
• Mixing and Mastering
• Advanced FX
• Sampling/Simpler
• Creative processes, tips & tricks

There will be time allocated per session to review and feed back on progress on your own productions. Joining in from your own home you can slip the training into your normal routine & pick up new skills through the colder months.

FORMAT:
• Wednesday Evenings 7-9pm

• 5 week course

The first hour will cover techniques, theory and exercise. The second hour will be based on more individual track review, fix ups & group discussion/learning.

Classes take place over Zoom with small numbers. We use some break out and some screen control for exercises and to change up the group learning. Real time export and file sharing is used to feed through tutor set up for group listening, as well as track/session sharing between sessions for review & critical listening etc.

‘Work-ons’ in between classes
‘Tech Set Up’ session in advance

WHAT YOU NEED:
• As a more experienced user we assume you have a decent laptop or workstation.
• Decent internet connection

• The course will be delivered through full Ableton Live 10 Suite. However the vast majority of content will transfer across to Live 9. If you don’t have a full version of Ableton you can get a full version of Live 10 from Ableton.com for 90 days through Covid, we can help with that just let us know.

TO BOOK: Send us an email via the contact form (button below) or email info@createsound.ie – we’ll put your name down & send you payment instructions to secure your place. Any questions just ask.

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Our tutors regularly run one-to-one sessions with individuals or very small groups with particular needs.  Perhaps you’re looking for something specific or prefer learning on an individual basis. 

Drop us a line to get more information and check availability.


CONTACT US

LOCATION

Guinness Enterprise Centre, Taylor’s Lane, Dublin 8

    PHONE US

    +353 (0)86 1296995