Category: Ableton Electronic Music Production Program

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How Long to Learn Ableton

As they say, practice makes perfect. But just how much practice do you need to become proficient with Ableton? As with any digital audio workstation (DAW), musical instrument, or every other tool in the...

Recording Connection graduate Ryan Abbot working at mentor's recording studio where he was hired as Chief Audio Engineer

How to Sample in Ableton

Generally speaking, most digital audio workstations (DAWs) share many similarities (stages, drum samples, piano rolls, equalizers, and so on), but there are enough nuances to make Ableton, Logic Pro, and Pro Tools just different...

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How To Record Automation In Ableton

Most digital audio workstations (DAWs) use automation to automatically control parameters on a session or arrangement view of a song. This could be the volume, faders, filters, or any other installed or third-party plug-in....

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How to Be a DJ with a Laptop?

In the olden days (a couple of decades ago), hip hop club DJs needed to lug around two turntables, mixers, microphones, and crates of records to get the party started. Today, all you really...

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What’s the Difference Between a Music Mentor and a Music Teacher?

It’s something most of us are all too familiar with: Sitting in a classroom, listening to a teacher, professor, or instructor, telling us what we “need” to know. Obviously, that makes a lot of...

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What’s‌ ‌the‌ ‌Best‌ Digital‌ ‌Audio‌ ‌Workstation?‌

For more than a century, recording music professionally was left to those with the resources. This meant having their own studios or the money to rent studio space and hire audio engineers or producers....

Recording Connection grad Kolby Benton Does Song with Borgore, Releases New Album & more!

Recording Connection graduate Kolby Benton aka Kayp grew up in a small town, so small that his graduating class had a whopping thirty people. Nevertheless, knowing his goal was to become an EDM artist,...