*Introductory Course – 1 Month Mentorship

$150.00 $120.00

If you’ve ever wanted to learn recording and music production using Ableton Live, but just couldn’t invest in a program that might not suit your needs, this Introductory course is for you. For 30 days try Ableton Live for free, paired with in-depth training from an experienced Ableton instructor.

This course takes place once per week (scheduled to fit your agenda) for an entire month and includes:

  1. 5 hours of online video training (via Skype or Google+ Hangouts)
  2. A 30 day, unlimited, trial of Ableton Live Suite 9+ which includes:
    • Ableton Live
    • 9 Instruments to try (including Drum Racks, Operator, Sampler, Analog and more)
    • 41 Effects for processing audio and MIDI (including Beat Repeat, Amp, Vocoder, The Glue and lots more)
    • Instant mappings so you can use Live with your keyboards or controller.
    • Max for Live so you have access to a range of instruments, effects, and customizations created by the Live community.
  3. Video recordings of all 5 hours of customized online video training (for your review at any time)
  4. Pro Membership access to all Lesson Archives for 1 month
  5. Access to newly posted Ableton tutorial videos, requested topics videos, and live-stream lectures




Each class is custom tailored to your needs, requests and production style but will loosely follow the underlying schedule based on your rate of learning:

LESSON 1 (2 hours)

  1. Installation & Setup Procedures
  2. Account Registration
  3. Workspace Overview
  4. Preferences Panel
  5. File Management
  6. Functionality
  7. Session View
  8. The Browser
  9. Tracks & Clips
  10. Presets
  11. Introduction to Drum Rack

LESSON 2 (1 hour)

  1. Software Instruments
  2. Recording MIDI
  3. MIDI Clip Editing
  4. MIDI Controllers
  5. Recording Audio
  6. Arrangement View

LESSON 3 (1 hour)

  1. Live Mixer
  2. Signal Processing
  3. Automation
  4. Warping
  5. Racks

LESSON 4 (1 hour)

  1. Music Production Techniques
  2. Advanced Dynamics Processing
  3. Introduction to Synthesis
  4. Exporting Music

Course Equipment & System Requirements:

  1. Intel® Mac with Mac OS X 10.7 or later, or PC with Windows 7 or Windows 8; Multicore processor; 4 GB RAM; 1024×768 display; Broadband internet connection for installation; 3GB free disk space
  2. An Internet connection (you will need to be connected to the Internet each time you open the trial, for online video training and to access Pro-Member video tutorials on
  3. A built-in or external microphone for video lessons

*This course is designed for beginners and moderate Ableton users