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Composition and Sketching, Certificate

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 1 day
    Duration
Online
The Composition and Sketching course at Simpliv covers everything from creating your first beat, all the way to building the core elements you will later use in your arrangement.

About

The Composition and Sketching course at Simpliv includes: Music Foundations, Rythm & Beats, Bass, Harmony, First Loop, Building Up, Gain Structure, Effects, Processing and more.

Whether you want to produce electronic music or record live instruments, our program covers all of the fundamental knowledge needed to start your career in music production. Our courses are taught using Ableton Live with easy to understand examples and you are not expected to have any previous music or audio engineering experience to take them. Learn at your own pace with lifetime access to the courses and all future updates.

Who is the target audience?

  • Music production beginners looking to learn how to put together musical sketches and think about composition as you build the skeleton for a song
  • Amateur and semi-profesional producers looking for an affordable in-depth practical course
Basic knowledge
  • Mac or PC computer with a web browser and broadband Internet access
  • Any DAW like Ableton, Logic, Protools, SoundBridge, etc.
  • MIDI controller keyboard and/or padboard (optional)
  • No previous experience required
  • Description
What you will learn
  • Music Foundations
  • Rythm & Beats
  • Bass
  • Harmony & Melody
  • First Loop
  • Building Up
  • Gain Structure
  • FX & Processing

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 1 days
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Music Foundations 
  • Rhythm & Beats 
  • Bass 
  • Harmony & Melody 
  • First Loop 
  • Building up 

Audience

  • Music production beginners looking to learn how to put together musical sketches and think about composition as you build the skeleton for a song
  • Amateur and semi-professional producers looking for an affordable in-depth practical course

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    199 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 199 USD for the full programme and a duration of 1 days.
  • National

    199 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 199 USD for the full programme and a duration of 1 days.
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