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  • view course page for One-Minute Weekly Songwriting Tips

    One-Minute Weekly Songwriting Tips breaks down the secrets of great songwriters. Get a weekly dose of songwriting inspiration and technical insights for writing better songs and making it in the music business.

    24m 26s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Hip-Hop Vocal Production

    In this course, producer and mix engineer Sean Divine demonstrates vocal recording and mixing techniques that can help your hip-hop track stand out. Sean covers a few initial concepts in the tracking process, walks you through the mixing process, and explains basic mastering concepts.

    1h 14m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Audio Mixing Master Class

    Audio Mixing Master Class

    with Bobby Owsinski

    Become a master audio mixer. Get a master class in audio mixing from one of the music industry's most admired teachers, Bobby Owsinski. Tune in for a new tip every Thursday.

    2h 39m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Songwriting Techniques with Chords

    In this course, musician Julian Velard demonstrates the many ways to write songs with chords, and how altering those chords can add excitement and depth to your music. Julian shows how to harmonize a melody with chords, form an entire song using chords, and use chord extensions as melody notes to create a more complex melody.

    2h 0m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Learning Audacity

    Learning Audacity

    with Garrick Chow

    In this course, Garrick Chow helps you get up and running in Audacity. Learn how to install the program and use it to record and edit audio files, remove unwanted background noise, work with multitrack audio projects, split clips, automate volume changes, and more.

    1h 53m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Music Production Techniques and Concepts

    Learn how to turn a demo recording into a fully mastered song with Grammy-winning writer/producer/mixer Scott Jacoby.

    3h 40m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Understanding Audio and Music Production Careers

  • view course page for Ableton Live 9 Essential Training

  • view course page for Using MASCHINE with Ableton Live

    Learn how to use MASCHINE as a plugin for your favorite DAW. Start recording live performances and MIDI and creating loops for use in Ableton Live.

    1h 18m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Learning Music Notation

    Learning Music Notation

    with Rick Schmunk

    Learn music notation. Find out how to notate pitch, duration, time signature, scale, rhythm, and chord progressions and produce easy-to-read sheet music that clearly expresses your musical ideas.

    6h 36m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Insights from a Professional Songwriter

    Ever wonder what it takes to be a professional songwriter? Cliff Goldmacher shares his insights on the business of songwriting, including getting a publishing deal and writing a hit.

    45m 12s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Mandolin Lessons with Mike Marshall: 2 Soloing Ideas and Kickoffs

  • view course page for Mandolin Lessons with Mike Marshall: 3 Simplifying Difficult Tunes

  • view course page for Mandolin Lessons with Mike Marshall: 4 Favorite Advanced Tunes

    Instructor and master mandolin player Mike Marshall introduces his favorite advanced tunes. He breaks down classics like "Silent Night" and "Auld Lang Syne" and then offers some variations that will keep the tunes fresh for years to come.

    1h 33m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Mandolin Lessons with Mike Marshall: 1 Fundamentals

    Learn the fundamentals of bluegrass, classical, and Brazilian mandolin. Learn basics such as holding and tuning a mandolin, positioning your hands and fingers, and playing simple chords.

    3h 19m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Studio One 3

    Get started with Studio One 3, the fast and agile DAW with powerful editing tools and a rich library of sounds.

    5h 23m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Banjo Lessons with Tony Trischka: 1 Fundamentals

    Learn how to play banjo with award-winning banjo player and teacher Tony Trischka. Part 1 covers fundamentals like holding and tuning a banjo, reading music, and basic finger picking.

    2h 43m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Banjo Lessons with Tony Trischka: 4 Improvisation and Melodic Styles

  • view course page for Banjo Lessons with Tony Trischka: 2 Hammer-Ons and Pull-Offs

    Learn how to play banjo with award-winning banjo player and teacher Tony Trischka. Part 2 helps you achieve a more professional sound, play with increased speed and mastery, and incorporate hammer-ons and pull-offs into your practice.

    2h 54m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Banjo Lessons with Tony Trischka: 3 Playing Songs

    Learn how to play banjo with award-winning banjo player and teacher Tony Trischka. Part 3 teaches advanced skills for improving your repertoire, changing key, and playing backup.

    3h 28m
    Beginner
     
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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.

    4h 48m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Vocal Production Techniques

    Get tips for recording vocals like a pro—regardless of the DAW you use. Go into the studio with audio engineer Scott Hirsch and learn mic'ing, recording, and creative production techniques for capturing great lead and background vocals.

    1h 42m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Vocal Production Techniques: Editing and Mixing in Logic Pro

  • view course page for Vocal Production Techniques: Editing and Mixing in Pro Tools

  • view course page for Vocal Production Techniques: Editing and Mixing in Studio One

  • view course page for Producing Electronic Music in Ableton Live

  • view course page for Vocal Lessons with Jeannie Deva: 3 Expanding Your Range

    Learn how to sing more challenging and dynamic songs by expanding your range and precision. Part 3 of the Vocal Lessons with Jeannie Deva series introduces exercises to free your voice and eliminate register breaks.

    2h 55m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Vocal Lessons with Jeannie Deva: 4 Singing Embellishments

    Learn how to sing better by stylizing your vocal lines to fit your personality. Part 4 of the Vocal Lessons with Jeannie Deva series covers popular embellishments for pop, country, jazz, and R&B.

    2h 6m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Beginning Acoustic Guitar

    Beginning Acoustic Guitar

    with Jared Meeker

    Learn how to play guitar at your own pace. These easy-to-follow videos feature examples in TAB and standard music notation, and hands-on instruction by guitar virtuoso Jared Meeker.

    3h 5m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Vocal Lessons with Jeannie Deva: 1 Warm Ups and Cool Downs

    Learn how to sing, with one-on-one lessons from top voice coach Jeannie Deva. Part 1 covers warm-up and cool-down exercises to reduce vocal tension, improve range and resonance, and protect your vocal health.

    3h 15m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Vocal Lessons with Jeannie Deva: 2 Singing Songs Better

    Learn how to sing—and sing better—with these breathing, pitch, and phrasing exercises, designed by top vocal coach Jeannie Deva, in part 2 of the Vocal Lessons with Jeannie Deva series.

    2h 35m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Learn REAPER 5: The Basics

    Get up and running with REAPER, the up-and-coming DAW for Windows and OS X. Learn how to record audio and MIDI, edit tracks, and mix and master your project.

    2h 20m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Piano Lessons with Hugh Sung: 1 Fundamentals

    Learn how to play piano at your own pace. Former Curtis Institute professor and acclaimed accompanist Hugh Sung presents online piano lessons for beginners.

    1h 51m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Piano Lessons with Hugh Sung: 2 Playing Songs

  • view course page for Electric Bass Basics with Billy Sheehan

    Learn how to play bass guitar. Join legendary artist Billy Sheehan as he reveals the techniques any beginning musician needs to know to play electric bass.

    1h 30m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Rock Guitar: Teach Yourself to Play

    Get a beginner's guide to rock guitar. Learn how to start immediately playing riffs and licks, reading music, playing chords, and learning guitar at your own pace.

    2h 9m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Piano Lessons with Hugh Sung: 3 Sight Reading and Classical Pieces

  • view course page for Acoustic Guitar Lessons with Bryan Sutton: 1 Picking, Fretting, and Chords

  • view course page for Acoustic Guitar Lessons with Bryan Sutton: 2 Scales, Walking Bass, Hammer-Ons, and Pull-Offs

  • view course page for Drum Set Instruction: On The Beaten Path

    Learn how to play the drums using popular drum beats and fills played by some of the best drummers on some of the world's most famous songs.

    4h 31m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Acoustic Guitar Lessons with Bryan Sutton: 3 Rhythm and Voicings

  • view course page for Acoustic Guitar Lessons with Bryan Sutton: 4 Feel and Crosspicking

  • view course page for Podcasting with GarageBand

    Learn how to make a high-quality podcast using GarageBand. Learn how to record, edit, and publish a podcast on sites like SoundCloud and Libsyn.

    2h 17m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Mixing Techniques for Pop Music, Part 2

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

    3h 16m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Learn Reason 9: The Basics

    Learn the basics of Reason 9, the professional-grade DAW, from setup and recording to mixing and mastering.

    3h 16m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Sylvia Massy: Unconventional Recording

    Get inspired by master recording engineer Sylvia Massy. Sylvia shares the secrets behind some of her most infamous recording experiments, from piano demolitions to potato filters, and her new favorite tools.

    42m 33s
    Appropriate for all
     
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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.

    6h 39m
    Beginner
     
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  • 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 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
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Learn Music Memos: The Basics

    Learn how to use Music Memos to record music on your iPhone or iPad and then arrange, edit, and share your musical ideas.

    47m 35s
    Beginner
     
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