The Foundations Bundle
Open your door to the world of music production with the PausePlayRepeat Foundations Bundle. With 5 courses covering Mixing and Mastering, Music Theory, Drum Programming, Sound Design and Vocal Production, this course bundle has everything you’ll need.Learn More
The Ultimate Guide to Mixing
Is Your Mix Letting You Down? Our Ultimate Guide to Mixing is a 6-part online course that takes the guesswork out of the mixing process, directing your attention straight to a professional mix's essentials.
The Ultimate Guide to Drum Programming
While a nice melody or vocal might draw listeners into a track, it’s the drums that people literally feel in their bones and it’s the drums that keep them on the dancefloor.
We’ve all heard tracks where the kicks are muddy and the hi-hats sound dull and robotic, maybe you should even be forgiven for applying gain with a heavy hand to your own claps and snares. It may be easy to hear and critique what’s gone wrong in a final mix on big speakers, but during production in a home studio? That’s a whole different thing.
This course is designed to help you avoid common production mistakes and get the right skills to make your next track break through. Develop a professional ear for auditioning drum sounds and samples and learn all the techniques to mix beats for maximum impact.
The Ultimate Guide to Vocal Production
Learn how to achieve a professional sounding vocal. This course will take you through the entire process, from your setup before the singer even arrives, all the way to the final stages of mixing.
Ultimate Guide to Synthesis and Sound Design
Do you feel like there are some special tricks that other producers know that you don't? Are you worried that you'll never be able to develop your signature sound? Do you get frustrated quickly and end up using presets?
Understanding all the main types of synthesis is the key to unlocking your unique sound as an artist. You'll open the doors to a world of endless sonic possibility and develop a skill set that will give your music the upper hand over other producers in the industry.
After completing The Ultimate Guide to Synthesis and Sound Design, you'll finally start making music that makes you proud. You'll powerfully understand how you make any synth do your bidding and quickly start creating your unique sounds from scratch.
The Ableton Bundle
The Ableton Bundle is designed to provide an overview of Ableton's Instruments, Audio Effects, and MIDI Effects. Whether you are a novice or experienced user of audio software, The Ableton Bundle will guide you through learning about all aspects of this Ableton Live.Learn More
Guide to Ableton Live Audio Effects
What are audio effects? Ranging from subtle mixing tools to extreme sound manglers, effects are used in every part of the music production process. A delay may be an integral part of a synthesizer sound, a distortion unit may be used to give a snare drum some extra bite, and equalizers and compressors may find their way onto nearly every track in a song during the final mixdown. In this chapter, we'll look at all of Live's effects, giving some tips as to how each might be used along the way. But don't take our word for it, using effects is all about experimentation.