ONLINE COURSES

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Are you tired of searching for tutorials on how to produce with Ableton, play chords, synthesize and mix & master? Have you purchased video downloads but never end up going through them? Do you wish someone could help guide and give you a roadmap to producing electronic music? Are you looking for professional help that is there for you on weekly basis?

Expand your musical knowledge and make music that you can be proud of. With our online courses, you can have all of the benefits of learning at Beat Drop from anywhere in the world.

 

 
 

ABLETON Live CORE I

Next Term: January 15 - April 9

Created and designed to address common problems faced by producers who are new to Live. We will work with you every week to remove what stands between you and writing music you love. By the end of this course you will understand Ableton Live inside and out and be able to complete songs that capture your musical vision. 


ABLETON LIVE CORE II

Next Start Date: January 15 - April 9

Ableton Live Core II is our advanced Ableton course designed to build upon the foundations of Ableton Live Core I. Learn next level production tips and workflow techniques, which will help you go further in your production speed and quality.


ABLETON PUSH CORE I

Next Start Date: October 30 - January 15 - April 9

Designed by Ableton Certified Trainer Mitch Lee with workflow in mind, Push Core I is focussed on getting you going right away into the world of producing and creating with the Ableton Push. From Drum programming to arranging, the Push is powerfully integrated into Ableton LIve and gives you incredible control over all aspects of the production process.


MIXING & MASTERING

Next Start Date: January 15 - April 9

Start with understanding how your room can effect how you hear and mix your music. Then learn the fundamental tools of  EQ, compression, panning, level balancing, reverb and special effects so that your electronic music will sound like a commercial release. 


Music Fundamentals

Next Start Date: January 15 - April 9

Are you frustrated when it's time to make a bassline or write a chord progression? Do you ever ask yourself why certain melodies or chords create a certain emotional response? Understanding how music works will help you get your ideas out faster and allow you to develop you own unique sound. This course was built for the modern day producer.  By the end of the course, you will understand how melodies, chords and notes work and how to best use them.  


SYNTHESIS

Next Start Date: January 15 - April 9

Have you looked at a software or hardware synths and been confused where to start? The complex series of parameters on most synths can be cryptic, especially without a solid grasp of how different components of synths work. Our Synthesis course was created and designed to decode the complexities of modern synthesis. By the end of the course, you will have a working understanding of synthesis for the modern music producer and the confidence to step away from synth presets and create your own unique sounds.


Certificates

Essentials Certificate

Choose any 3 online courses and save $300.

$2097 CAD

Payment Plan Available

Includes: (choose 3)

Ableton Live Core I
Ableton Live Core II
Music Fundamentals
Synthesis
Mixing & Mastering


Professional Certificate

Includes 5 online courses, save $500.

$3495 CAD

Payment Plan Available

Includes:

Ableton Live Core I
Ableton Live Core II
Music Fundamentals
Synthesis
Mixing & Mastering