Total music production and mixing course outline
- To provide knowledge of the tools and and process involved in music production.
- To provide knowledge of various approaches to sound design.
- To leave the student with the abilities and knowledge required to create, engineer and produce their own sound.
- To inspire the confidence and drive needed to continuously improve and explore as engineers while innovating as writers.
Steps of production, preparing, starting to mix, intro to drum programming.
Equalisation, harmonic theory, content improv and intro to sound design
Dynamics processing, building processor chains in Ableton, & music business
Effects processing and building fx chain (parallel and experimental) in Ableton.
Shaping the mix, side chain compression; mix and creative applications.
Automation , fine tuning , finishing the mix and mastering.
-Assignments are due the following week for assessment during class.
-Teacher is available Monday to Friday between 11am and 8 pm for general questions.
-Live classes can be made via Skype with 24 hrs notice. Classes can be re-scheduled as availability
dictates to a maximum of three in a 6 month period.(more could be accommodated in special circumstances)
-There is a 35 dollar cancellation fee for lessons not canceled within 24 hours.