After more than 3 months of work, completing 5+ hours of narrated video tutorials, Brian is celebrating the completion & release of the Ableton Live 8 Course Clips Master DVD
at this workshop. Everyone that registers by October 24th will receive a free copy of the DVD. Learn Live from electronic musician, audio engineer, DJ, teacher, and Ableton Certified Live expert Brian Jackson. This workshop is designed to push your Live skills to the next level in just 2 days (13 hours of teaching time). Through a combination of A/V demonstrations, lecture, Q & A, and guided hands-on practice, each participant will have a chance to learn in a way that best suits their style. About the Instructor:
Brian is an internationally released electronic musician with 14 years of music production experience. In addition to releases on numerous indie labels, including GSL and Simballrec, he has also remixed artists such as The Locust and Chemlab. As an engineer he's worked with notables that include Tribes of Neurot (Neurosis) and MC Dris (of HBO's "The Wire"). Specializing in Mac-based digital audio, Brian started using Pro Tools in 1996. Not limiting his expertise to one DAW, Brian is one of the very first Ableton Certified Trainers on the planet — having previously authored 2 tutorial DVDs on Live and tech-edited the Live 7 & 8 Power!
books (among others) for Cengage Learning. Brian also regularly works as a creative-technical consultant for companies (e.g., Ableton and Access) and individuals (including multiple Grammy nominees/winners). He also teaches audio engineering and music production at SAE and Touro College in NYC. In 1999, Brian received an MA in East-West Psychology from the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco. Prior to relocating from SF to NYC in 2002, he also worked for Harmony-Central.com and Rocket Network (now DigiDelivery). Currently, his studio is located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Topics Covered:
What's new in Live 8?
Warp Modes, Markers, and methods
Mixer Routing & ReWire
Working with Plug-ins and Effects
Working with Virtual Instruments
Operator, Impulse, & Simpler
Instrument, Drum, & Effect Racks
Sesssion View and Arrangement View
Audio and MIDI Clips
Custom Key and MIDI Mappings
Recording Audio and MIDI clips
Automation in Arrangement View
Recording and Editing your performance in Arrangement View
Basic Setup and Preferences
Library & Asset Management
REX FIles & Slicing Audio
And more Registration & Details
Saturday, November 7th + Sunday, November, 8th from 1:00PM - 9:30 PM On Friday, November 6th there will be an optional workshop for anyone that needs help with Installation. Contact us for details. Where:
Brooklyn, NY 11211 Centrally located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn by the Metopolitan G / Lorimer L MTA station Participants are expected to bring a laptop, Apple or PC, capable of running Live 8 comfortably. You can sign up without a laptop, it is simply not ideal. (We do have a few machines available for daily rental) Pre-registration is highly recommended as we are limiting this workshop to 14 participants each day. There will be a waitlist if we go over.