Audience: Musicians, engineers, DJs, music producers, students
Aimed at people who have a basic notion of music and look to integrate a tool to make beats and rhythm sections. Nowadays, we have countless options to express ourselves using very accessible tools. The problem seems to be the amount of information out there and how it is shared. This workshop intends to get to what we need as swiftly as possible.
+ Making a beat or rhythm section to play along to
+ Record yourself on Ableton using what you have
+ Basic operation of Ableton Live
+ 4 lessons with set learning goals. Duration: 1 hour per lesson
+ Tasks to be completed by the student to reach each lesson’s goals
+ Each student will receive a folder with loops and samples to perform the task
+ Students should have Ableton Live. If this is not the case, the student will receive assistance prior to the beginning of the course.
Topics & Subtopics
Task: Create a rhythm section in Session View, add and remove elements
Task: Using the rhythm section we created, we record ourselves singing, rapping, whistling or else
Task: Creating a rhythm section with these instruments and recording yourself singing, rapping, etc.
Task: Creating a beat with everything we have learnt