winter SEMESTER BEGINS march 4 2018
Creating your own unique sound is extremely important today to make you stand out from all the "noise". Learn the tools and processes to create the sounds (synths, basses, drums, ambiences, hits, risers etc) that will give your music emotion, impact and set you apart from the masses.
12 classes (2 hours)
Location: Beat Drop Calgary
Instructor: Brandon Smith
Who is this course for?
Producers and DJ's looking to create unique and custom sounds.
Producers and DJ's looking to set themselves apart from other artists.
Producers and DJ's who want to develop the craft of sound manipulation and creation.
Producers and DJ's interested in sculpting their own drum kits, synths and sonic palette.
What you will need
Headphones and a notepad.
iMacs with midi controllers, loaded with Ableton 9 Suite, and Izotope plugins provided
You can purchase LIve 9 Suite through us at Educational pricing. HERE.
Upon finishing the class
Students will understand how to create unique drum kits, synth patches, sound fx and atmospheric sounds that they can use in their music, film, installation or visual performance projects.
Synth manipulation and creation with NI's Massive and Lennar DIgital's Sylenth
Recording and creating your own sample library with Ableton's Sampler
Creating Live Packs In Ableton Live
Field Recording Techniques and Workflow
Effects and Processing
Introduction to Max 4 Live
Creating emotion with your sound design
Integrating your library into your Ableton workflow