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  • view course page for Up and Running with MainStage 3

    Turn your laptop into a live-performance instrument, and learn to play backing tracks, process vocals, and loop sounds with MainStage.

    2h 47m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Synth Programming Basics

    Learn how synthesis actually works, how to sculpt sound with filters and envelopes, and how to craft your own synth patches, including leads, pads, drums, and bass.

    1h 32m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Making Beats in Logic Pro X

    Start making music with Logic Pro X. Author and Logic Pro insider Dot Bustelo walks through every facet of basic drum programming in Logic Pro, including choosing the right drum kit for the beat, recording, quantizing, sampling, and slicing as well as using the new Logic X beat-making features of Drummer and Arpeggiator.

    4h 10m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for GarageBand Essential Training

    GarageBand is free and comes with every Mac. Learn how to lay down tracks with its built-in loops or record your own music with real instruments.

    4h 14m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Pro Tools Mixing and Mastering

    Covers the basic mixing tools that every producer and engineer should know in Pro Tools, from using EQ to add clarity and focus to applying compression and limiting to control dynamics and maximize track levels within a mix.

    10h 32m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Audio: Delay and Modulation

    The fundamentals of delay and modulation effects and how to apply these effects, technically and creatively, to improve the sound of a mix.

    2h 27m
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  • view course page for Foundations of Audio: Reverb

    Explains one of the most essential ingredients in audio mixing, reverb—the time it takes for sound to bounce, echo, and decay during a live performance or recording.

    3h 5m
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  • view course page for The Creative Spark: Larry Crane, Recording Engineer and Music Producer

    Larry Crane, critically acclaimed record producer and founder of Tape Op magazine, describes his self-taught, largely trial-and-error path to success in the music industry.

    15m 13s
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  • view course page for Foundations of Audio: EQ and Filters

    Shows how to properly apply equalization (EQ) to improve the sound of a mix.

    2h 29m
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  • view course page for Foundations of Audio: Compression and Dynamic Processing

    Shows how to improve the sound of a mix using compressors, limiters, gates, de-essers, and other dynamic processors.

    2h 25m
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  • view course page for Live Sound Engineering Techniques: On Tour with Rush

    Follow a top-tier live sound engineer around the setup for a Rush concert in a 12,000-seat arena show in Denver, Colorado.

    1h 18m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Get In the Mix with Pro Tools

    Watch Brian Lee White and Alex Case perform advanced audio adjustments inside Pro Tools, while they guide you through their reasoning in the built-in video window.

    2h 46m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Get in the Mix with Logic Pro

    Watch Brian Lee White and Alex Case perform advanced audio adjustments inside Logic Pro, while they guide you through their reasoning in the built-in video window.

    2h 26m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Getting Started in Audio and Music Production

    Learn about the jobs, equipment, DAWs, and training you need to get started down an audio learning path.

    25m 20s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Programming Beats in Ableton Live 9

    Learn how to make beats for house, dubstep, drum and bass, juke, trap, and hip-hop tracks, with Ableton Live.

    2h 27m
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  • view course page for GarageBand for Mac New Features

    Discover the top 10 new features in GarageBand for Mac OS X 10.9, and how they can lead to better recordings.

    1h 14m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Music Studio Setup and Acoustics

    Learn principles of room acoustics and hands-on techniques for getting the best sound from your music studio for the least cost and effort.

    1h 20m
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  • view course page for Bookmarking Sites for Musicians and Bands

    Learn how to share your music, website, and blog with dedicated readers on platforms like StumbleUpon and reddit.

    19m 20s
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Reason 7

    Learn how to make music with Reason, and bring the features of a professional recording studio right into your home.

    4h 56m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Pinterest for Musicians and Bands

    Learn music-marketing strategies to promoting your band, your music, and your gigs on Pinterest.

    36m 13s
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  • view course page for Google+ for Musicians and Bands

    Get a music industry insider's tips to marketing your music and growing your fan base in Google+.

    29m 39s
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  • view course page for Blogging Strategies for Musicians and Bands

    Start a blog to promote your music. Find out how to choose the best blogging platform, set up an RSS feed, and start creating posts that get your music more attention.

    38m 31s
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  • view course page for Twitter for Musicians and Bands

    Learn how to promote your music and create an authentic relationship with your fans by communicating with them directly on Twitter.

    23m 43s
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  • view course page for Logic Pro X Essential Training

    Takes you over the Logic Pro learning curve, showing how to compose, record, edit, and mix great sounding music.

    7h 20m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Pro Tools 11 Essential Training

    Learn how to record, edit, mix, and master audio and MIDI in Pro Tools.

    9h 14m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Mailing List Management for Musicians and Bands

    Learn how to select a mailing list service provider, add email addresses, create a sign-up form, and craft the ultimate newsletter for your fans.

    34m 3s
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  • view course page for Website Management for Musicians and Bands

    Design a website that will better promote and sell your music. Learn how to balance looks and usability, incorporate SEO, and avoid common design mistakes.

    52m 10s
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  • view course page for YouTube for Musicians and Bands

    Learn to create your own YouTube channel, tailor it to fit your musical brand, and make your videos more search engine friendly and shareable on networks like Facebook and Twitter.

    56m 23s
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  • view course page for Social Media Basics for Musicians and Bands

    Learn how music marketing has evolved, and how musicians and bands can market directly to fans using social media.

    22m 2s
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  • view course page for New Ways to Create Music with Logic Pro X

    Harness Logic Pro X's powerful features to make music in brand-new ways.

    2h 24m
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  • view course page for Facebook for Musicians and Bands

    Set up a Facebook page separate from your personal one, promote your albums and gigs, and grow your fan base online.

    29m 22s
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  • view course page for Up and Running with SONAR X2

    Take control of every step of the audio production process and start making great sounding music in this fast-paced SONAR X2 tutorial.

    3h 8m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for iPad Music Production: AmpliTube

    Introduces AmpliTube, a studio-quality app for playing guitar and bass through the iPad and recording a collection of classic and modern guitar sounds.

    1h 46m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Building a Commercial Soundtrack in Audition

    Learn how to create a high-energy, engaging soundtrack for an Internet or TV commercial that underscores your client's brand and visual message.

    53m 30s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for iPad Music Production: GarageBand

    Presents GarageBand for the iPad—an inexpensive app that allows you to record and edit music with both real and virtual instruments.

    2h 48m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Making Music with Ableton Push

    Compose melodies and basslines, arrange music, mix and master your tracks, and perform live—away from the computer—with the colorful, intuitive Ableton Push controller.

    1h 46m
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  • view course page for iPad Music Production: Inputs, Mics, and MIDI

    Shows off the latest techniques and devices for recording live music with the iPad using accessories like the Alesis iO Dock, amps, and microphones.

    1h 6m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for iPad Music Production: Auria

    Record great-sounding music with Auria, the first major digital audio workstation designed specifically for the iPad.

    2h 41m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Logic Pro X New Features

    Dive into the new streamlined, modern interface and creative tools for musicians and producers, in this tour with a Logic Pro X insider.

    1h 45m
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  • view course page for Producing Music for Advertisements

    Help your client achieve the music that matches the vision for their brand, by assessing their needs and turning them into a compelling musical score for their commercial.

    2h 1m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Music Production Secrets: Larry Crane on Mixing

    Larry Crane, producer behind albums by She & Him, The Decemberists, Elliott Smith, Jenny Lewis, The Go-Betweens, and Sleater-Kinney, shows you how to pull more life and energy out of your existing tracks.

    1h 51m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Pro Tools 11 New Features

    Walk through the most anticipated new features included in Pro Tools 11, the industry-leading DAW.

    33m 11s
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  • view course page for Audition CC Essential Training

    Discover the powerful tool set offered in the audio post-production application Audition CC.

    5h 23m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Music Production Secrets: Larry Crane on Recording

    Get a glimpse behind the studio curtain and see music recording secrets in action with the producer/engineer who's worked with She & Him, The Decemberists, Elliott Smith, Jenny Lewis, The Go-Betweens, and Sleater-Kinney.

    2h 21m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for The Creative Spark: Iyeoka, Recording Artist and Poet

    Recording artist Iyeoka explores her roots in Boston and her evolution from a pharmacist who dreamed of being an artist to a successful songwriter and poet.

    9m 16s
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  • view course page for Up and Running with REAPER 4

    Learn your way around REAPER, an inexpensive but powerful DAW for recording live performances and MIDI tracks.

    2h 36m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Cubase 7

    Get up and running with the cutting-edge DAW Cubase 7 in this quick one-hour class.

    1h 14m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Ableton Live 9 Essential Training

    Create music in real time, on stage, or while producing in the studio, with Ableton Live.

    7h 24m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with FL Studio

    Get started making music with the popular one-stop shop for music production, FL Studio.

    2h 22m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Logic Production Techniques: Making Beats

    Guides you through the process of making beats for hip-hop, electronic dance, or any other commercial genre of music in Logic Pro.

    2h 58m
    Intermediate
     
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