Electronic Music Production: Essential Course
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Electronic Music Production: Essential Course

The secrets of electronic music production, pro tips and tricks
3.1 (4 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
15 students enrolled
Created by Edvin Alper
Last updated 6/2016
English
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Includes:
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Produce a track from scratch
  • Learn about EQ, Compressor, Reverb, Delay, Sidechain and more plug-ins
  • Create Drums (Kick, Snare, Hihats, Percussion)
  • Create Groove & Rhythm
  • Create Basslines
  • How to Sidechain your sounds (give them that pumping effect like all the famous tracks today)
  • Learn basic music theory
  • Create Chord Progression
  • Write a catchy Melody
  • Work with Synths (Virtual Instruments VSTi)
  • Basics of Sound Design
  • Final Mix (glue it all and make it sound pro)
  • And so much more tips & tricks, that you absolutely need to know, if you want to make music like the pros do!
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Requirements
  • You need to know your DAW
  • We use Logic Pro, but these techniques can be applied to any DAW such as FLStudio, Cubase, Ableton and so on
  • We use some plug-ins, which we highly recommend for you to get, because these are the plug-ins big producers use today to produce their hits. Guaranteed! We reveal them to you.
Description

We squeezed only the info you really need into 2 hours of video, so you don't need to listen hours of non-sense and waste your time. 

In this electronic music production course we are going to show you all the essential parts of building a track from scratch. We will deliver in-depth techniques for every part of the process: Kick, Percussion, Bass, Chords, Melody, Synth and most important - final Mix.

You will learn about everything: EQ, Reverb, Delay, Compression, Sidechain, Sound Design, Grooves & Rhythms, Music Theory, Notes & Keys, Virtual Instruments, various Effects, plug-ins that big names use and a bunch of tricks and pro-tips, that every producer needs to know. That's the difference between successful producers and the ones who struggle. The pros know their stuff and now you can too, these tips are in-front of you.

This course will take you to a different level, guaranteed. No matter if you just starting out or already making music, there is a bunch of stuff to learn here. 

Enroll now and let's do it together.

P.S - you are also getting a fat bonus with this course: a FREE sample pack (800+ files). Only the samples are worth over 50$. These sounds will help you get inspiration and start your productions faster than ever. The pack is loaded with Construction Kits, Loops, Samples, MIDI files, Presets and so much more. The sample pack is 100% Royalty-Free, means you can use the sounds in your own tracks. Enjoy!


Details:
- Almost 2 Hours of HD videos (11 chapters)

- Recorded using Logic Pro, but the techniques are general (work in every DAW)

- Only useful stuff, guaranteed

- Free Bonus sample pack (834 files, 740MB, 100% Royalty-Free)

Who is the target audience?
  • The course is great for beginners, because we start from scratch. The course is also great for experienced producers, because we go really in-depth and reveal some very professional secrets, which all the big names use today.
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Curriculum For This Course
13 Lectures
01:54:44
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Intro
2 Lectures 01:15

Course overview trailer

Preview 01:08

As a BONUS, we decided to attach a free sample pack (800+ files, worth over 50$). These sounds will help you get inspiration and start your productions faster than ever. The pack is loaded with Construction Kits, Loops, Samples, MIDI files, Presets and so much more. The sample pack is 100% Royalty-Free, means you can use the sounds in your own tracks. Enjoy!

Free Sample Pack for everyone
00:07
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Kick Drum
2 Lectures 19:24

CHAPTER 1: KICK

  • How to clean your kick
  • How to get solid, powerful kick, like the pros do
  • Pitching and recognizing the right frequencies 
  • EQ, Compression (in-depth)
  • Common mistakes to avoid
Kick Part 01
10:03

Continuation of the previous Kick lecture. In this video you will learn about compressor in-depth (what every knob does exactly) and more techniques to make your kicks sound the best.

Kick Part 02
09:21
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Snare
1 Lecture 17:19

CHAPTER 2: SNARE

  • Snare interaction with kick
  • EQ, cleaning the snare
  • Reverb, Delay
  • Compression
  • Other tricks
Punchy Snare
17:19
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Hi-Hats
1 Lecture 05:18

CHAPTER 3: HIHATS

  • Choosing the sounds
  • Using Battery for drums
  • Building hi-hats & rhythm
Smooth Hi-Hats
05:18
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Groove And Rhythm
1 Lecture 06:27

CHAPTER 4: GROOVE & RHYTHM

  • Useful tips for easy workflow
  • Working with percussion
  • Arranging the rhythm + adding groove
Working with percussion
06:27
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Chords
1 Lecture 16:21

CHAPTER 5: CHORDS

  • Basic music theory
  • How to make chord progression
  • Choosing notes
  • Keys
Preview 16:21
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Bass
1 Lecture 05:40

CHAPTER 6: BASS

  • Picking root note from the chord
  • Making the Bass from the melody
  • Bass Sound Design (FM8)
  • Useful tips & secrets (extra)
Preview 05:40
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Sidechain
1 Lecture 05:49

CHAPTER 7: SIDECHAIN

  • Main tricks for side-chaining
  •  Sidechain compression
  • Pumping effect
Sidechain compression
05:49
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Melody
1 Lecture 08:36

CHAPTER 8: MELODY

  • Melodies that work
  • Writing a melody
  • Virtual instruments (VSTi)
How to write a catchy Melody
08:36
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Pluck
1 Lecture 10:03

CHAPTER 9: PLUCK

  • FM Sound design
  • Delay tricks
  • Effects
Designing a Pluck with FM8
10:03
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About the Instructor
Edvin Alper
3.1 Average rating
4 Reviews
15 Students
1 Course
Pro Music Courses

I deliver electronic music education via professional videos and courses, all in one place you can trust. Music producer for over a decade, mix and mastering engineer, sound designer. 

In these courses I bring various talented producers from around the world to share their techniques with you. Let's take your skills to the next level :)