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  • view course page for Music Production Secrets

    A weekly series with Tape Op magazine founder and Jackpot! Recording Studio owner Larry Crane. Every Friday, get a new technique for tailoring effects, gaining sonic control, and opening new creative doors in your recordings.

    3h 41m
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  • view course page for In The Studio with Shaky Feelin'

    Be inspired by a local band made good. In this short documentary, we follow Shaky Feelin' into the studio and onto the stage at Crest Theatre in Los Angeles, where they play one of their biggest shows to date.

    24m 59s
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  • view course page for Podcasting: Business and Law

    Learn how to start a podcast , generate an income from your podcast, and avoid lawsuits.

    1h 5m
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  • view course page for Capturing Audio for Video 03: Real World Solutions

    Audio specialist Jeff Jacoby shares his solutions for challenging real-world audio issues, such as getting good audio from long shots and multiple actors and dealing with background noise.

    23m 57s
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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 and Push 2 controllers.

    2h 26m
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  • view course page for Producing Electronic Music in Logic Pro

  • view course page for Mixing Techniques for Pop Music, Part 1

    Interested in producing the next chart-topping pop song? Multi-platinum producer, engineer, and mixer Brian Malouf demonstrates his hit-making song mixing techniques.

    3h 19m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Logic Pro X New Features

    Logic Pro X New Features

    with Scott Hirsch

    Preview the new features in Logic Pro 10.1–10.2.1, including Alchemy and Gobbler integration, flex pitching, the Drum Machine Designer, an enhanced Mixer, and improved MIDI editing and sequencing features. Learn how to integrate the latest Logic features into your production workflow as quickly as possible.

    2h 48m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Ableton Operator

  • view course page for Up and Running with Ableton Analog

    Get up and running with Ableton Live's virtual synthesizer, Analog. Learn how to create sounds using oscillators, sculpt the sounds with filters, and add motion to the sounds using modulation.

    2h 31m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Capturing Audio for Video 02: Tips & Techniques

    Instructor and audio specialist, Jeff Jacoby, will show members important concepts, equipment, tips, and tricks for capturing great audio on their next shoot.

    28m 24s
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  • view course page for Beat Making with MASCHINE

    Producer JK Swopes demonstrates how to create beats using MASCHINE's built-in sounds, expansions, and samples.

    1h 33m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for A Prolific Music Producer's Workflow for Finishing Tracks

  • view course page for Advanced Instruments and Effects In REAKTOR

  • view course page for Music Taxes and Accounting

    Making money in the music business? Find out how to claim income from gigs, maximize your deductions, and file the right tax forms with the IRS.

    56m 28s
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  • view course page for Music Law: Managing a Band's Business

    Learn to avoid the major music business and legal pitfalls that can break bands apart, such as financial mismanagement and contract disputes.

    58m 45s
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  • view course page for Capturing Audio for Video 01: Getting Started

    Jeff Jacoby, an audio specialist and professor of audio at San Francisco State University, shows how to plan a shoot with sound in mind, choose microphones, and deal with camera settings and audio hardware to capture the best results.

    35m 45s
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  • view course page for Signal Processing with GUITAR RIG

    Learn about amplification, mic'ing, effects processing, and building racks for live performance with GUITAR RIG.

    1h 50m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Synthesis and Sampling with ABSYNTH

    Learn about everything from signal flow and patching to advanced signal processing in ABSYNTH, the semi-modular synthesis tool and powerful effects plugin included with KOMPLETE.

    2h 42m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Advanced Instrumentation and Sound Design with KONTAKT

  • view course page for Drum Programming and Sampling with BATTERY

  • view course page for DJing with Ableton Live

    DJing with Ableton Live

    with J. Scott Giaquinta

    Learn the techniques DJs around the world use to create amazing live performances with Ableton Live.

    1h 43m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Drum Mixing Techniques

    Drum Mixing Techniques

    with Ryan Hewitt

    GRAMMY-winning producer Ryan Hewitt explains his techniques for mixing radio-ready drum sounds with any DAW or console.

    1h 39m
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  • view course page for Drum Recording Session with Josh Freese

    Watch the pros at work in a real drum recording session at a top LA studio, EastWest. GRAMMY-winning engineer Ryan Hewitt records with A-list drummer Josh Freese.

    1h 27m
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  • view course page for Frequency Modulation with FM8

    Get up and running with FM8, the next gen FM synthesizer from Native Instruments.

    2h 22m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Digital Synthesis with MASSIVE

    Learn how to create out of this world sounds with MASSIVE, using its flexible and powerful filters and routing, audio processing, and modulation features.

    3h 35m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Repairing and Enhancing Audio with iZotope RX 4

  • view course page for Drum Setup and Mic'ing in the Studio

    GRAMMY-winning recording engineer Ryan Hewitt explains his techniques for capturing drum sounds. "Drum Doctor" Ross Garfield consults with Ryan on a real-world studio setup for a session with A-list drummer Josh Freese.

    1h 14m
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  • view course page for Michael Beinhorn with Bobby Owsinski: Herbie Hancock to Alt Rock

  • view course page for Music Law: Copyrighting a Song

    Learn how to get and protect copyrights for your songs, and understand the critical language, concepts, and business aspects of music copyright.

    1h 7m
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  • view course page for Hanson Hsu with Bobby Owsinski: Radically Rethinking Room Acoustics

  • view course page for Richard Gibbs with Bobby Owsinski: Rocking Clubs to Writing Scores

  • view course page for Al Schmitt with Bobby Owsinski: Wrapping Cables to Winning Grammys

  • view course page for Up and Running with Max for Live

    Expand Ableton Live's music-production and live-performance capabilities with the collection of instruments, effects, and tools in Max for Live.

    1h 15m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Music Law: Recording, Management, Rights, and Performance Contracts

  • view course page for EDM Production Techniques: Extreme Sound Mangling

    Make electronic dance music that stands out from the rest, with these extreme sound-mangling techniques. Learn how to use vocoders, flangers, distortion, and more, to create a unique sound.

    3h 14m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Audio Post Workflow with Final Cut Pro X v10.1.x and Pro Tools

  • view course page for iZotope RX 4 First Look

    iZotope RX 4 First Look

    with Scott Hirsch

    Get a first look at iZotope RX 4, the audio enhancement software for fast, flexible, and precise control over your audio tracks.

    36m 32s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Mixing and Mastering with Logic Pro X

    Learn the Logic Pro mixing and mastering techniques that every producer and engineer should know, from preparing a project to compression, automation, and mastering.

    4h 15m
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  • view course page for Synth Programming: Beyond the Basics

    Move beyond the basics of synth programming, and learn techniques for creating big moving basslines, evocative percussion patterns, and rich synth pads.

    1h 54m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Performing with Ableton Live: On Stage with St. Vincent

    Daniel Mintseris, keyboard player and programmer for St. Vincent, shares his onstage setup, his tips for working with Ableton Live, and insights from his long musical career.

    2h 4m
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  • view course page for EDM Production Techniques: Basslines

  • view course page for Performing with Ableton Live: On Stage with St. Vincent (Preview)

    Get a sneak peak at our upcoming course with Daniel Mintseris, keyboard player and programmer for St. Vincent, as he shows his onstage setup, and shares tips for working with Ableton Live and insights from his career.

    12m 43s
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  • view course page for EDM Production Techniques: Drums

    EDM Production Techniques: Drums

    with J. Scott Giaquinta

    Learn how to create super-pro drum sounds for electronic dance music (EDM) productions.

    1h 47m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Super Fans: The Future of the Music Industry

    In this short film, Benji Rogers, founder of PledgeMusic, heads to SXSW to talk to music insiders about the ways artists can connect with super fans—the fans who want deeper relationships with their favorite musicians, and are willing to pay for it.

    15m 38s
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  • view course page for Mixing an EDM Track

    Mixing an EDM Track

    with Dave Darlington

    Learn how to mix a solid EDM track from raw material with Dave Darlington's Grammy-winning techniques.

    1h 37m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Mixing a Modern Jazz Track

    Mixing a Modern Jazz Track

    with Dave Darlington

    Learn the mixing techniques Grammy-winning producer Dave Darlington uses to transform raw audio tracks into great jazz mixes.

    1h 19m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Mixing Techniques with Waves Plugins

    Learn Dave Darlington's techniques for achieving his Grammy-winning sound with Waves plugins, including EQ, compression, reverb, delay and modulation, and mastering.

    2h 6m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Selling Music: MP3s, Streams, and CDs

    Learn how to make money selling your music. Get tips for boosting sales from CDs and digital downloads on iTunes, Spotify, and Pandora.

    54m 4s
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  • view course page for Selling Music Merchandise

    Selling Music Merchandise

    with Bobby Owsinski

    Learn how to make money selling music merchandise. Find out where to order merch, how to price it, and how to run a successful merch table or online store.

    38m 48s
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