SOUNDABODE'S ONLINE COURSES
Soundabode has trainees enrolled for online courses from countries around the world. We use multiple technologies like skype for Business, Zoom App and teamviewer to access control of our trainees remotely and provide them with easy solutions 1 on 1.
All the above technologies use screen and audio sharing so that multiple students can take full benefit of our live classes and discussions.
Basic DJ Course (Online)
Course Fee – 10,000INR | Duration – 1 Months
This innovative online DJ course cover a wide range of subjects and is designed to develop your creative abilities and skills as a DJ, whether you are an entrepreneur or hobbyist
Professional DJ Course (Online)
Course Fee 25,000 INR | Course Duration – 2 Months
Includes advanced DJ skills and techniques, interactive real-time mentoring from expert instructors in weekly masterclasses, live 1-2-1 sessions and assignment feedbacks
Basic Music Production (Online)
Course Fee – 15,000 INR | Duration – 2 months
If you are serious about becoming a professional producer or sound engineer, then this is a crucial course to master the basic skill set before you can progress further.
Complete Mixing & Mastering Course (Online)
Course Fee – 25,000 INR | Duration – 2 Months
Detailed and comprehensive, Mixing & Mastering course is designed to equip you with the skills of an advanced mix engineer and features real multi-tracks in a range of musical styles.
Professional Music Production Course (Online)
Course Fee – 50,000 INR | Duration – 5 Months
It is a perfect course for beginners but even if you have been making music for some time you will benefit from learning professional techniques from an experienced producer with major artist credits.
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These innovative online music production & DJ courses cover a wide range of subjects and are designed to develop your creative abilities and skills as a music producer and/or DJ, whether you are an entrepreneur or hobbyist. Subjects include music production, mixing and mastering, sound design, composition, remixing and advanced production and DJ skills and techniques. Every online course includes interactive real-time mentoring from expert instructors, who share their extensive music industry experience in weekly masterclasses, live 1-2-1 sessions and assignment feedback. Our students told us how much they love online Group classes so we have introduced multiple group classes to our online courses
Intro to Music Production gives students a thorough grounding in essential music production skills in Ableton Live. If you are serious about becoming a professional producer or sound engineer, then it is crucial to master these skills before you can progress further. It is perfect for beginners but even if you have been making music for some time you will benefit from learning professional techniques from an experienced producer with major artist credits. This module also incorporates Ableton’s hardware controller, Push 2.
Under this module you will learn
- Intro to Computer Music Production
- Beats & Rhythms
- Instruments, Melody & Harmony
- Audio & Warping
- Audio Effects
- MIDI & Controllers
- Push 2
- Arrangement & Automation
- Going Further with Ableton
Soundabode’s unique approach to Music Composition talks about your favourite tunes and the methodology to achieve them. In this module, you’ll find out how to develop the musical aspects of your tracks without getting too bogged down in scales and theory. It’s ideal for beginners with no musical training as well as those who want to finish off the great ideas filling up your hard drive. You’ll learn how to add hooks, riffs, chords, basslines, melodies, develop your arrangements and work with vocals whilst keeping everything in key so it ‘sounds right’. We’ll analyse and breakdown massive tracks and artists in a wide variety of styles including Avicii, Skrillex, Martin Garrix, Deadmau5, Sasha, Guy J, Calvin Harris and more. What made these tracks huge and how are they put together? Overall, you receive over 100 downloadable project examples and study aids. You will be shown how to work with a vocalist, using a real life writing situation as inspiration. No previous keyboard ability is required and the course works for Windows & Mac users (Ableton).
Under This Module You Will Learn
- Rhythm & Beats
- Keys, Chords & Arpeggios
- Chord Progressions, Basslines & Rhythm
- Riffs, Melodies & Hooks
- Approaches to Writing
- Extending Music Theory
- Structure & Track Analysis – Massive Tunes
- Extra Musical Touches & Arranging
- Writing Vocals & Collaborating
- Applying Vocals
- Finishing Tracks
- Production & Creative Essentials
This exciting, in-depth module takes your Ableton skills to the next level. Following on from Intro to Production it will further augment your programming skills and enable you to handle any type of production assignment. We examine cutting-edge sampling techniques using the Simpler and Sampler devices and how to use automation to bring your tracks to life. Students get to grips with audio recording and editing. These techniques are essential if you want to be able to record vocals, guitar or other instruments in your work. Created and taught by professional music producers with experience working with a wide range of artists.
In This Module You Will Learn
- Importing/Editing Audio
- Audio Tempo Matching
- Creating Breakbeats
- Recording in Ableton
- Automation; Editing Automation
- Recording & Editing Vocals
- Editing & “comping” Best Take
- Creative Warping
- Advanced Sampling in Simpler & Sampler
- Multi-Sampling/Velocity Switching
- Creative FX at Work
- EQ; Compression, FX, Inserts
Sound Design is where you can use full potential of a digital audio workstation offering many virtual Synthesizers and creative ways to design your own sounds. Using Virtual Synths like Serum, Massive, Kontakt Synths and Spectrasonic’s Omnisphere, you will learn how to utilise the latest instruments and plug-ins to create your own unique sound and deliver productions and remixes to a professional level. Featuring fascinating insights from experienced professionals you’ll discover in-depth sampling, synthesis and remixing techniques designed to help you create your own signature sound.
- In This Module You Will Learn
- Component Parts of Sound
- Subtractive Synthesis
- 3rd party VSTs
- Wavetable Synthesis
- Frequency Modulation Synthesis
- Sampling – Creating multisample patches
- Sampling – Drum design
- Drum Design in Battery
- Processing, Layering
- Synthesis with Ableton Wavetable (new for live 10 users)
- Synth Patch Development
Online DJ Courses
Gives an outline of the different DJing formats available today,explaining how they’ve changed over the years and what the most popular formats are now.
Shows how to hook up the decks to a mixer and amp or speakers, and then explains the basic controls in this setup, which are the fundamental ones you find in all DJing formats.
Explains how to cue tracks with various DJing formats, to enable a complete understanding of the different considerations when using an entirely hardware or a software-based setup.
Teaches some of the musical considerations when mixing, to help students better choose the right track to play and know when to mix it. Topics covered include tempo, time signature and key,as well as swing or shuffle. There is also some information about how tracks are structured and an example of a standard song arrangement.
Teaches what the EQ and Filter controls on a DJ mixer do, so students have a better understanding of how to use them to change the sound of a track and improve your mix. Musical examples are shown through a spectrum analyser to enable a visual as well as aural demonstration.
Combines all the techniques learned so far on the course, and some new tricks, to provide some mixing examples.
Runs through some more of the effects you commonly find in DJing setups, including reverb, delay, flanging and gating.
Continues looking at more advanced DJing techniques by introducing cue points and looping, showing how they can be useful in various mixing scenarios.