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Audio Production

Course Outline


Advanced Sequencing, Mastering and Production

Audio Production Training

This class provides you with the skills to effectively make music on your computer. You get hands-on training working with basic through advanced techniques to get the most out of your experience. You will make a full track by the end of the course and learn how to master the production.

Audio TrainingFL Studio is a full-featured music production environment capable of multi-track audio recording, sequencing and mixing for the creation of professional quality music tracks. With VST & DX hosting, a flexible 99 insert-track mixer, advanced MIDI, DX and ReWire support no musical style will be beyond your reach. Songs or loops can be exported to .wav, .mp3, .ogg or .mid format.

Who is this course for?

Anyone who wants to make music on their computers. Make background music for adverts or full tracks to sell online.

Assumed Knowledge

Should have a basic working knowledge of working on a Windows or Mac computer.

What you will learn



  • Introduction
Creative Process
  • Writing Music
  • Starting with Drums
  • Starting with Melody
  • Writing Aids
  • Making a 1st Draft
  • Arranging in the Playlist
  • Saving Alternate Takes for Later
  • Finding the Key Elements
  • Replacing MIDI with Audio
  • Replacing Loops with Other Parts
  • Finalizing the Song Form
Working on the Mix
  • Mixer Features
  • MIDI Versus Mixing
  • EQ2
  • EQ2 in Use
  • Multiband Compressor
  • Delay Bank
  • Reverb
  • Stereo Enhancer
  • Panning
  • Working in Mono
Advanced Mixing
  • How to Make a Good Mix Great
  • Mixing as a Form of Arranging
  • What to Listen For
  • Example pt. 1
  • Example pt. 2
Creative Recording
  • Microphone Technique
  • Portable Room Treatments
  • Getting Good Results Anywhere
Editing Audio
  • Review of the Edison Editor
  • Advanced Editing
  • Creative Editing
  • Stutter and Reverse Effects
  • What is a Vocoder?
  • Using Vocodex
  • Vocodex in Your Mix
  • Example
  • Voice Example
Stereo Shaper
  • Stereo Shaper Theory
  • Using the Shaper in Your Mix
  • Using the Shaper in Mastering
  • Example
  • Maximus Theory
  • Using Maximus on Tracks
  • Using Maximus for Mastering
  • Example pt. 1
  • Example pt. 2
  • Hardcore in Use
  • Comparing Hardcore
  • Getting Good Guitar Tones
  • Example pt. 1
  • Example pt. 2
Directwave Sampler
  • Sampling Principles
  • Using Sampled Instruments
  • Recording Samples
  • Editing Samples
  • Mapping Samples
  • Mapping Examples
  • Art of Looping
  • Auto Sampling Other Instruments
Third Party Instruments
  • Using Other Instruments
  • EWQL Symphonic Orchestra
  • Native Instruments
  • Miscellaneous
FL Studio Plugin
  • Using FL Studio Inside Sonar
  • Installing FL Plugins for Use
  • Managing Sync
Performing Live
  • Setting Up for Live Performance
  • Typical Live Protocol
  • Recording Your Performance
Advanced MIDI
  • Interfaces
  • Riff Machine
  • Mastering Quantization
  • Continuous Controllers
Additional Content
  • Navigating the Browser
  • Using .EXS Instruments
  • Finding Content Online
Finishing Your Project
  • Mastering the Mix
  • Exporting the Mix
  • Archiving the Project
  • Using FL Studio with ProTools
  • Using FL Studio with Sonar
  • Using FL Studio with Logic
  • Wrap Up


Here’s what you get with your registration

Course Materials

We typically supply detailed course notes or a reference text, or in some cases both. Either way, we try to provide sufficient supporting material so that you can return to your work place with sufficient confidence to permit further learning.

We look after our students:

We provide water, coffee & tea .


There is nothing worse than leaving a course and feeling left on your own. We like to ensure our customers have all the support and backup they need which includes 90 days unlimited support by phone or email. You also get lifetime support through our Resource Center.

You also get

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