Electronic Music Production with FL Studio

Electronic Music Production with FL Studio

Join the ranks or esteemed greats like Martin Garrix, Slushii, Afrojack and Porter Robinson by mastering FL Studio today! We have created and refined a comprehensive production course for newcomers who are stepping into the electronic dance realm.  You will learn how to create a track from scratch and use the program fluently to edit existing tracks to your own style for use on the DJ decks. Prior experience is not required, just the willingness to create. This is more than just a production course, students will be exposed to various genres to expand their musical horizons. You’re journey into learning production starts here.

BASIC

INTRODUCTION TO FL STUDIO

  • Familiarisation with user interface (Browser, tempo, editing functions, scrolling)
  • FL Studio vs other programmes (DAWs)
  • Cropping tracks (using FL cropping plugin Edison)
  • Pitching vocals (post processing, using FL cropping plugin Newtone)

MUSIC THEORY

  • Major vs minor chords
  • Chord progressions
  • Major vs minor chords
  • Chord progressions
  • Creating catchy melodies
  • Maneuvering about Playlist and Project view
  • How to input notes into the song (Piano Roll)
  • Color code your project according to percussion, risers, synths etc… (Organisation)
  • Assembling a basic 8-beat pattern with your created notes and beats
  • Controlling volume levels throughout the song for dynamics (Automation)

ADVANCED

SYNTHESIS “the art of bringing every element together harmoniously, and refining each element to create a brilliant audio experience”

  • Attaching different sounds to your notes and chords/chord progressions
  • The 7 basic waveforms (using Sylenth1)
  • EQ-ing
  • ADSR and LFOs
  • Sidechaining (also known as rhythmic volume automation)
  • Make your entire mix sound radio ready with compression
  • 100GB+ worth of sample packs + presets passed on by instructor for free.
  • Using and improving on samples to create student’s first song
  • Recap lesson producing a new idea WITH student

During the ADVANCE course, Instructor will issue free copies of digital VST plugin Sylenth1 (valued at $220) and Serum (valued at $260) prior to the synthesis lessons. These are the two most popular plugins for making tracks ranging from electronic dance music to pop to rock and even jazz. Instructor will also share 100GB+ worth of sample packs and Sylenth1 + Serum presets to kickstart production projects (this includes all 3 volumes of KSHMR’s sample packs, given for free) ITEMS FOR STUDENTS TO BRING:

  • Laptop, equipped with FL Studio pre-installed (contact instructor for more information),
  • Windows operating system is PREFERRED for FL Studio
  • Mouse
  • Personal Headphones (optional)

COURSE DETAILS

  • Basic $400 (6 hours)
  • Advanced $550 (6 hours)
  • Basic + Advanced $850
  • Installment plans are available
  • Payment of fees to be done via bank transfer before lessons are confirmed
  • 1 student per class
  • 1 to 2 lessons per week (depending on student)
  • 3 hours per session
  • Total 12 hrs
  • Extra tuition will be provided bases on student’s learning curve
  • Classes are available on weekdays AND weekends, chat to discuss schedule