Learn Ableton Live - Quick Start

Learn how to build a track from scratch in Ableton Live from award award winning Producer and Ableton Certified Trainer.
  • Lectures 10
  • Video 2 Hours
  • Skill level beginner level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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    Available on iOS and Android
    Certificate of Completion

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Course Description

In this Ableton Live for Tutorial Beginner course you will learn how to create a track from scratch in Ableton Live. While doing this you will learn the different components and features of Ableton Live.

  • This Ableton Live Tutorial for Beginner course is 8 videos long and just over an hour of instruction.
  • All course sessions / samples and files are included.
  • You will need Ableton Live to follow along.

Take this Ableton Live Tutorial for Beginner course and learn Ableton Live basics.


What are the requirements?

  • Ableton Live

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Over 10 lectures and 1 hour of content!
  • By the end of this course you will understand how Ableton works and how to create and build a track.
  • Learn how to create instrument tracks
  • Learn about midi clips
  • Learn how to create ideas in Session View
  • Learn how to arrange music in LIve
  • Learn basics of beat creation
  • Learn how to create automation
  • Learn how to mix and output your track

What is the target audience?

  • DJs
  • Producers
  • Beginners

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee

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Lifetime access

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Desktop, iOS and Android

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion


Section 1: Introduction

This class contains 8 HD lessons walking you through the basics of Ableton Live and the basics of building an electronic music track. 

Section 2: Creating a Beat
Create a drum kit using Impulse
Section 3: Creating a Bassline
Learn how to create midi clips and create a Bass Synth with Impulse
Section 4: Creating a Synth and Clip Envelopes
Create a synth line
Automating with Clip Envelopes
Section 5: Working with Simpler
Adding Stabs
Section 6: Introduction to Midi Effects
Creating Midi parts and using Midi Effects
Section 7: Adding Samples and Audio Effects
Adding Vocal Samples
Section 8: Arranging in Ableton Live
Moving from Session View to Arrangement View
Section 9: Mixing and Outputting your Track
Thoughts on Mixing and How to Output your Track

Instructor Biography

Mitch Lee , Ableton Certified Trainer / Producer / Composer

Mitch Lee is an award winning film, tv and video game composer and producer. Mitch is also a certified Ableton Live Instructor and has a passion for breaking down and passing on music production skills and techniques.

Mitch has gone on to produce music for companies like Warner Brothers, Activision, Atari, ESPN, Adidas, Nissan, Lamborghini and many more.

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    • Andy Buchanan

    As described

    Bare bones overview. Useful but slender, and for Live 8 not 9.

    • James Barlow

    Excellent course

    Really useful, and I learned lots of new tricks, particularly ways to use the arrangement view

    • Ben Huffman

    Great tutorial!!

    Highly recommend! Had me producing an entire track in less than a couple hours. Very satisfied going to take more of his classes.

    • Roman Martinez

    Ableton Live Intro

    Great introduction for those wanting to get started using Ableton Live!

    • Nikos Katsos

    Ears Assasin - Waste Of Time


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