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RECORDING, ELECTRONIC MUSIC, & TECHNOLOGY

Theory for Producers

Theory doesn't have to be a bad word. Learn how to use theory in your own music in our free series made in partnership with NYU's MusEDLab.

3 Course Series

5815
FREE

Any Sound Will Do

Learn how to turn any sound into a musical instrument with Ableton Live.

2 Course Series

2783
FREE

Demystifying Synths

What do all those mysterious buttons and knobs actually do? Dive in to master the many modules of subtractive synthesis.

5 Course Series

2376
FREE

Chiptune Crash Course

Love old video game sounds? Learn how to make full songs using the sound chips of Nintendo's Game Boy and a piece of software called LSDJ.

3 Course Series

1875
FREE

Making Realistic MIDI Strings

Get more mileage out of your string sample libraries with these simple production techniques used by the pros.

2 Course Series

798
FREE

Demo Recording 101

Learn how to record a professional-sounding demo quickly and effectively using minimal gear.

with Vishal Nayak

1350
FREE

Synth Bass for Bass Players

Expand your low-end sonic palette by learning the ropes of synth bass setup and performance.

with Grant Zubritsky

1042
FREE

How to Make Your First Beat in Ableton Live

Learn how to program a simple MIDI drum beat using Ableton Live's presets and Drum Rack instrument in 15 minutes.

with Dan Freeman

438
FREE

Live Clicks & Backing Tracks

Learn how to add live click tracks and backing tracks into your performances using Ableton Live.

with Alex Wilson

363
FREE
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Unlocking the Emotional Power of Chords

Produce more compelling music by harnessing the underlying emotional power of chords and harmony.

with Ethan Hein

$499
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Beat Making in Ableton Live

Master the processes and techniques for programming professional-grade electronic drum beats in Ableton Live.

with Dan Freeman

$499
Mentor-driven learning.

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