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Making Electronic Dance Music

Live 9 304

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House Music Legend Olav Basoski shows how he uses Ableton Live to make chart topping dance floor anthems.

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1 Introduction to Clip View 05:31
26 The Groovepool 05:50
42 Big Break Build Up 03:53

Course Outline

  1. Section 1: Introduction

    1. 01 Introduction to Clip View
      05:31
    2. 02 Introduction to Arrangement View
      01:05
  2. Section 2: Adding Percussion

    1. 03 Kickdrum!
      05:07
    2. 04 Making a Master Plug-in Chain
      02:00
    3. 05 Using the Simpler Sampler
      01:47
    4. 06 Using the Drumrack - Part 1
      04:05
    5. 07 Using the Drumrack - Part 2
      04:45
    6. 08 Using the Drumrack - Part 3
      06:44
    7. 09 Adding Percussion - Part 1
      06:05
    8. 10 Adding Percussion - Part 2
      03:49
  3. Section 3: Working with Clips

    1. 11 Using Hotswap
      02:30
    2. 12 Bassline
      04:11
    3. 13 Making a Sidechain Track
      03:26
    4. 14 Jamming a Synthpart
      03:47
    5. 15 Using Sends and Returns
      05:06
    6. 16 Making and Using Scenes
      04:37
    7. 17 Making Clip Variations
      03:47
    8. 18 Making Clip Variations with Audio
      05:11
    9. 19 More Clip Variation
      02:35
    10. 20 Longer Clip Envelopes Using Unlink - Part 1
      03:12
    11. 21 Longer Clip Envelopes Using Unlink - Part 2
      02:40
    12. 22 Using Audio Loops - Part 1
      03:57
    13. 23 Using Audio Loops - Part 2
      03:17
    14. 24 Controlling Live
      03:01
    15. 25 Assigning Your Own Parameters
      02:36
    16. 26 The Groovepool
      05:50
  4. Section 4: Scenes, Arrangments and Samples

    1. 27 Building Basic Scenes - Part 1
      03:38
    2. 28 Building Basic Scenes - Part 2
      02:51
    3. 29 Jamming Out a Songsketch
      04:26
    4. 30 Arrangment View Functions - Part 1
      03:27
    5. 31 Arrangment View Functions - Part 2
      04:20
    6. 32 First Arrangement Edits
      04:20
    7. 33 Adding More Samples - Part 1
      03:44
    8. 34 Adding More Samples - Part 2
      03:03
    9. 35 Buildup - Part 1
      04:55
    10. 36 Buildup - Part 2
      06:42
  5. Section 5: Building the Break

    1. 37 Building Towards the Break
      04:48
    2. 38 Creating a Big Break Sound
      03:31
    3. 39 Enter the Break FX
      02:38
    4. 40 The Break! - Part 1
      04:16
    5. 41 The Break! - Part 2
      01:47
    6. 42 Big Break Build Up
      03:53
    7. 43 Big Break Build Up Synth - Part 1
      03:24
    8. 44 Big Break Build Up Synth - Part 2
      03:23
  6. Section 6: Wrapping it Up

    1. 45 Resampling the Synth
      04:25
    2. 46 Final Drop
      05:26
    3. 47 The Classic DAW Approach
      06:56

Course Overview

Olav Basoski

Olav Basoski

Olav Basoski is back and this time he's turned his incredible chart-topping song skills to his new favourite audio tool, Ableton Live 8!

In these new, Pro Level Ableton Live 8 tutorials Olav Basoski shows you how he constructs his monster dance floor anthems in Ableton Live 8. You'll learn insider tips and tricks for structuring your tracks, using compressors, EQs and other DSP effects, and hot mixing tips that will make your songs shred dancefloors the same way Olav's do.

Olav has produced hundreds of Dance records and he owns 3 of the worlds most popular dance music labels: Work Records, Samplitude Records, and Rootz Records. If you want to produce songs like a legend of the house music industry, you need to check out this new tutorial by Olav Basoski.

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