Austin Ableton Tutor
Austin Ableton Tutor is your guide for computer music production online training. With one on one online music production training, weekly interactive webinars, free instructional videos, and downloadable packs, you can get on top of the learning curve very quickly. Improve your workflow, and dive into the Creative Process.
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Learn the tools you need, like mixing, mastering, synthesis, sound design, song writing, and live performance. You will find plenty of free tutorials, product reviews, and music industry news on the blog. Sign up for a free membership to gain access to Ninja Cache, a stash of free production tools, samples, synth patches and secrets. Learn at your own pace with an Ableton Certified Trainer. Sign up for private, one on one Ableton training Online.
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Jimmy Allison is a Certified Ableton Trainer based in Austin, Texas. Jimmy also offers Ableton Live training online. His training is highly adaptive, capable and informative. He offers training in music production, live performance, DJing, synthesis, music theory, and more, specializing in the music production and performance software, Ableton Live. Jimmy teaches private and group lessons locally and online for all levels and all styles. With his focus on the needs of each student. His training can help get you started, take you to the next level, help you polish up a track, teach you how to make a performance template, and much more. Get started right away! Check out the rates and specials page. Jimmy’s rates are very competitive with the tuition of schools, plus the student will get specialized one on one training rather than a rigid curriculum based course. Contact him to get started with your Ableton training program right away.
For those unfamiliar with Ableton Live, it is all about making music; for composition, songwriting, recording, production, remixing and live performance. Live’s nonlinear, intuitive flow, alongside powerful real-time editing and flexible performance options, makes it a unique studio tool and a favorite with live performers. If you’d rather be “making music” than just “using music software,” Ableton Live is for you. Ableton provides a fully featured 30 day trail version (including saving) so you will have of time to start learning Ableton Live with no restrictions. Download Trial Version Of Ableton Live Today!
650 MB of Free Samples From Mode Audio
Mode Audio is giving away A sampler pack of 650 MB of free samples, Presets, Midi Files, and Effects Racks. All of which are Royalty-Free, so you can use everything in this pack ...Read More
Here is a great post by Create Digitial Music about the inspiration for Ableton Live.
http://createdigitalmusic.com/2016/02/see-the-1995-monolake-step-sequencer-that-inspired-ableton/ ...Read More
How to Build an Ableton Template for DJing
In my last blog post, I talked about the general concept of building an Ableton template for live performance. There are many different ways you could use Ableton Live on stage. Everyone will ...Read More
Beat Basics: Composition
Understanding all of the parts that go into making music can seem like a daunting task. Can't I just put these two beats together and call it a day? Just like with anything, one must truly comprehend it, ...Read More
Introduction to Creating your Ableton Live Performance Template.
This is the first article in A series of articles on Performing music using Ableton Live. The reason this topic needs to be a series is because it is not a simple answer ...Read More
Austin Ableton Tutor is sponsoring a live streaming event at Google Fiber Space in downtown Austin Texas on Jan 27th at 6:00pm CST.
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6:15 Jimmy Allison - Ableton Certified Trainer
(Rentak, Austin Ableton Tutor)
Topic: Live Performance with Ableton Live
6:45 Nate ...Read More
Here is a video from NAMM 2016 Dave Criss from Keith Mcmillen Instruments demonstrates the K-Mix, a compact nd durable 8 channel audio interface mixer. This video even gets into KMI Labs and all the cool new products in development.
Max for Live Trainer
Greetings to you, fellow Max enthusiasts and those who are simply curious about the unbridled majesty that is Max for Live. My name is Nathan Crepeault and I want to teach you how to make your very own ...Read More
Monday Nov 16th at 8:00pm CST (GMT -6)
Free Ableton Webinar focusing on the Push 2 and Live 9.5 new features
Ableton Certified Trainer Jimmy Allison will be hosting a free Ableton Webinar and getting deep into the new features of Push ...Read More
Ableton Push 2 and Live 9.5 is here!!
Exciting times are here! Not only has Ableton released the Ableton Push 2, but also a new software update, Ableton Live 9.5. This is an overview of some of the newer features of ...Read More
Greetings everyone, we hope your music production is coming along well. Exciting news around here; we are in the process of developing some new online classes, getting the curriculum and scheduling together. For those who want to dig a little ...Read More
Beat Basics: Sub-Division, Making Time Signature Work For You
As we know, the time signature defines the count for each measure. The count is like a palette of options, and the measures are like a canvas, ready to be created with. ...Read More
Today we're excited to catch up with flutist and composer Kenzie Slottow, to discuss life and upcoming events and projects. Not only does Kenzie compose amazing music, she does it in a unique way utilizing Ableton Live's looping capabilities. She ...Read More
Update on Upcoming Features and Webinars
We’re in exciting times here at Austin Ableton Tutor! Soon we will be offering online classes, where you can take an in depth look into a variety of aspects of Ableton Live, Music Theory, and ...Read More
Today we'll be covering one of the prime aspects of creating music. Before one considers song structure, harmony, or melody, one must start with the fundamental element, the beat. This is what lays the foundation, and the layers of the ...Read More
11 Tips for Ableton Live Performance
I have performed live music in as a musician in traditional bands, a controlerist/musician in electronic bands, a solo electronic music performer, a DJ, and even as a VJ. Over the years I have picked ...Read More
I will be involved with a few free events in Austin Texas during SXSW.
These are all Free no badge required SXSW events.
Saturday 3/14/15 4:00pm
I am doing an Ableton Live Clinic at Culture. This event will have a bunch of DJ's ...Read More
Free Effects Racks Twist King and Stutter King
get your Free Effects Racks Twist King and Stutter King here!
Check out the Video Demo
This effect rack was design was inspired by my friend Rion King when he came to my house to ...Read More
Using and Recording Automation in Ableton Live 9
This Ableton Instruction video by Ableton Live Certified Trainer Jimmy Allison is about using and recording automation in Ableton Live 9. Automation is a very handy tool that can be utilized for both ...Read More
Live 8 Compressor works better for fast side chain compression when in FF1 model and A lot of people including my self still like to use the Opto/FB setting for smooth compression on vocals and other elements. Just in case ...Read More
What is Side Chain Compression
Side Chain Compression enables you to have the compressor react from a separate signal then the one that is being compressed. In essence one signal will be ducking under the other. There are a few different ...Read More
I was having a conversation the other day with my producer friend Levi Witt aka DRRTYWULVZ. He was talking about how annoying it was when dropping samples onto a drum rack and then having to adjust the release value of ...Read More
Free Download Preset Pack of Ableton Operator Dubstep Presets
Jordan Calvano from The Untz posted a blog about The Top 10 Greatest Dubstep Artists . Well I am sharing this Ableton Operator pack of 20 Dubstep presets for free! If your ...Read More
Intro to Ableton Live Looper using the KMI Softstep foot controller
This Ableton Live video is an Intro to Ableton Live Looper and some bonus content about using the Keith Mcmillen Instruments Softstep foot controller. Live looping is a lot of ...Read More
Ableton Live Tutorial Video How to use Keith Mcmillen Instruments Softstep X/Y Controls
In this Ableton Live tutorial video you will learn how to program the Keith Mcmillen Instruments Softstep Editor to create an X/Y control of two parameters in Ableton ...Read More
Ableton Live tutorial video warping a track
In this Ableton Live tutorial video, Certified training Jimmy Allison shares his technique on how to warp a track quickly in Ableton Live. The basic concept of the video is to let Ableton Live ...Read More
100 Free Vowel Filter Ableton Effects Racks
Click here to Go to the download page and get your free Vowel Filter Ableton Effects Rack Pack
Check out other great downloads in the downloads section of the Austin Ableton Tutor Website. All of ...Read More
Drum Programming With Ableton Live
This tutorial is a introduction to midi drum programing using Ableton Live and Drum Racks. To start off we will be making a basic 1 bar drum loop, and then quickly expand the basic drum loop ...Read More
Ableton Live Sampler Instrument Free Download
This is an Ableton Live Sampler rack loaded with multiple samples from when I used to own a Dave Smith Instruments Mopho, I sampled the hell out of it with Ableton Live but unfortunately I ...Read More
Ableton Live Packs
I have noticed a good number of my Ableton Students do not realize that they are missing some amazing content that is included with their Ableton Live Purchase. This content is called Ableton Packs. To get you packs ...Read More