Studio Techniques: How To Build A Home Studio
What you'll learn
- Setting up a home studio for music production, recording, editing, and music composition
- Designing a room with acoustics in mind that sounds great in any situation
- Making a productive environment for music production and all of your music needs
- Be ready to make some music in your new home studio!
- I'll walk through different options for software and hardware to purchase, but nothing is required to get started.
Welcome to How To Build a Home Studio!
This class is for anyone who makes music and is looking for that perfect space in their home or apartment to do it in.
We're going to aim for keeping things inexpensive. I won't be recommending the latest expensive equipment, but only what you really need.
Acoustics matter! I'll be walking you through how to find (or build!) sound panels and where to put them to make your room sound great.
We will talk about hardware, software, furniture, room design, and more! Everything to make your environment comfortable and sounding great.
At the end of this class, we will have turned your spare room into a great sound space for recording, mixing, producing, or any other music activities you need.
The goal of this class is to make a beautiful sounding room for you to work - making music, or whatever you do.
100% Answer Rate! Every single question posted to this class is answered within 24 hours by the instructor.
Types of Studios
Essentials in a Studio
A Tour of My Studio
Mac or PC?
Mac Computer System Requirements
PC Computer System Requirements
Laptop Vs. Desktop Computer
Tablet Computers in the Studio
Picking Your DAW Software
Plugins to Consider Starting Wtih
Other Free Software Tools
Speakers: Selection and Placement
The Right Desk
Desk Placement in Your Room
Acoustic Treatment for Your Room
Movable Sound Panels
Installing Your Audio System
Cable Length Considerations
Other Outboard Gear
Music Stands and Mic Stands
And much, much more!
If you are ready to start making professional sounding tracks, this is the class that will start you on that journey. Get started today.
Dr. Allen is a university music professor and is a top-rated Udemy instructor - with nearly 100 courses and over 300,000 students.
In 2017 Star Tribune Business featured him as a "Mover and a Shaker," and he is recognized by the Grammy Foundation for his music education classes.
** I guarantee that this course is the most thorough sound design course available ANYWHERE on the market - or your money back (30-day money-back guarantee) **
Closed captions have been added to all lessons in this course.
Praise for Courses by Jason Allen:
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⇢ "Great for everyone without any knowledge so far. I bought all three parts... It's the best investment in leveling up my skills so far.." - Z. Palce
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⇢ "The basics explained very clearly - loads of really useful tips!" - J. Pook
⇢ "Jason is really quick and great with questions, always a great resource for an online class!" M. Smith
Students who register for this course will receive ongoing exclusive content and discounts for all future classes in the series.
Who this course is for:
- Anyone looking to have a dedicated space for music production.
- Anyone who makes music and is interested in the latest gear and software.
- Those who have a space to make music in their house or apartment, but want to improve the way it sounds and works.
** J. is the #1 best selling music teacher on Udemy. He is the author of the #1 best selling music theory course on Udemy, "Music Theory Comprehensive" (12 parts), and Music Theory for Electronic Musicians (3 parts), which have been purchased by more than 70,000 students in 11 languages in 196 countries.**
** He is a PhD in music, and a best selling music producer. He brings this authenticity to all of his Udemy courses. **
Jason Allen (better known as J. Anthony Allen) has worn the hats of composer, producer, songwriter, engineer, sound designer, DJ, remix artist, multi-media artist, performer, inventor, and entrepreneur. Allen is a versatile creator whose diverse project experience ranges from works written for the Minnesota Orchestra to pieces developed for film, TV, and radio. An innovator in the field of electronic performance, Allen performs on a set of “glove” controllers, which he has designed, built, and programmed by himself. When he’s not working as a solo artist, Allen is a serial collaborator. His primary collaborative vehicle is the group Ballet Mech, for which Allen is one of three producers.
J. Anthony Allen teaches at Augsburg University in Minneapolis, MN, where he runs the Music, Media, and Management program. He is also an Ableton Live Certified Trainer, co-founder, owner and CEO of Slam Academy, a multimedia educational space in downtown Minneapolis, the CTO of Ion Concert Media, and sole owner and producer of music education courses under the umbrella of Punkademic Courses. Recently, Allen founded Hackademica – an innovative net-label for new music.
J. has a PhD in music composition, 2 Master’s degrees in music composition and electronic music, and a bachelor's degree in guitar performance. Through his academic travels, Dr. Allen has received numerous awards along the way.
If you run into him on the street, he prefers to be addressed as J. (as in, Jay.)