Building Blocks

Designed for people who want to jump into the world of making music. Whether you're just getting started or already have experience, this course is where we develop a workflow around the creative process. You could be a DJ, a musician, a singer, or just someone who is passionate about music — this course will provide you with the tools and confidence you need to create music in Ableton Live.

  • 11 x 2hr classes

  • 3 x 50min private lessons

  • 12 hours of studio time

Course Schedule

Fall Quarter 2019 - Starts Sept 30th / Oct 2

  • Mondays 8:30PM or Wednesdays 6:30PM

Topics Covered:

  • building drum beats in Ableton

  • notes, scales, and chords

  • song structure and arrangement

  • warping audio

  • send and return Tracks

  • automation

Student Perks

  • Small class sizes

  • Unlimited access to lab time (Mon-Thurs 2:30pm-6:30pm)

  • Notes and pre-recorded videos for each week's lesson

  • Class recordings of each week's lesson

  • Early invites to free masterclasses and workshops

  • Student discounts on Ableton and other partner companies


  • Registration Fee* - $250

  • Single Payment - $1,125

  • Payment Plan - $375/month for 3 months

*non-refundable, one time fee for new students

Course Requirements

  • Laptop

  • Headphones

  • Ableton Live 10 (students are eligible for a 40% discount via


Before registering for our courses, we encourage all potential students to book a student tour (free of charge) and come meet our team. If you have any questions at all, please don’t hesitate to contact us by email or give us a call at 323-694-6410.