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Last Minute Productions

Ableton Live - free short course


Thursdays, 6pm to 8pm Thursday 6 April to Thursday 1 June

A free face-to-face course for all levels by Last Minute Productions who run StudioRCC at Redfern Community Centre.

What you will learn:

Week 1:

  • Introduction to Ableton Live

  • Overview of Ableton Live interface

  • Understanding the session view and arrangement view

  • Setting up audio and MIDI devices

  • Basic audio recording and editing techniques

Week 2:

  • Drum Programming and Sampling

  • Creating a beat with Ableton's drums instruments

  • Using samples and slicing

  • Warping audio to fit the tempo of your project

Week 3:

  • MIDI and Virtual Instruments

  • Introduction to MIDI sequencing

  • Using virtual instruments in Ableton Live

  • MIDI mapping and automating parameters

Week 4:

  • Audio Effects and Processing

  • Overview of Ableton Live's effects rack

  • Using audio effects to enhance your tracks

  • Using sidechain compression

Week 5:

  • Mixing and Mastering

  • Mixing techniques for a professional sounding project

  • Mastering your final mix

  • Exporting and sharing your final project

What you need to join course:

Download Ableton or free trial, laptop and headphones.

Contact event organiser

Last Minute Productions