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Mixing Electronic Music In Ableton Live

Isaac Cotec

Mixing Electronic Music In Ableton Live

Isaac Cotec

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1 Who I Am Duration:04:13
3 The Mixing Toolset Duration:07:39
4 Reference Makes Perfect Duration:22:26
5 Calibrating Your Room Duration:19:28
6 Using a Reference Track Duration:08:37
7 Preparing Your Mix Duration:08:50
8 Understanding Gain Staging Duration:08:46
10 Adding Dynamics to your Mix Duration:11:12
11 Getting a Balanced Mix Duration:09:55
12 What is Loudness? Duration:14:15
13 What Is Compression? Duration:05:06
14 Compression Parameters Duration:14:08
15 Basic Compression Techniques Duration:19:55
17 The Golden Rule of Compression Duration:07:29
18 Basics of Equalization Duration:06:07
19 High Pass and Low Pass Filters Duration:07:09
20 Additive and Subtractive EQ Duration:17:23
21 Mid-Side EQ Duration:22:36
22 Spatialization and Panning Duration:07:26
23 Panning In-Depth in Ableton Duration:14:13
24 Using Reverb Duration:28:04
25 Mixing Recap Duration:03:44

Class Description

Mediocre mixing ruins songs. Don’t let good songs go to waste – get a complete mixing education with Isaac Cotec in Mixing Electronic Music In Ableton Live.

Isaac, better known as Subaqueous, is an Ableton Certified Trainer who’s been making electronic music in Ableton since 2002. In this class, he’ll discuss the why behind the how of mixing and help you make better decisions during every step of your mixing process. 

You’ll learn about:

  • Setting up your studio: monitors, acoustic treatment, etc
  • Routing and gain structure
  • Dynamic range and compression
  • Advanced EQing and spatial placement
  • Adding color and dimension: reverb, delay, and effects
  • Basics of mastering in Live

Isaac will show you how to zoom out and take conceptual control over the mix and then zero in on the steps it’ll take to get there.

Mixing Electronic Music In Ableton Live will get you up-to-speed on the why and the how of mixing so you never degrade another song again.

Includes Isaac's complete mixing example set in Ableton with all examples of compression, eq, track setup and panning along with the frequency worksheet of instrument placement, a pdf on sharing tracks with others and a pdf on mixing in Ableton Live. Over 1GB in total!


a Creativelive Student

Excellent Course, Isaac Cotec is a great instructor and a great producer. The course is very well organized explaining each important step of the mix. as well as great tips and techniques. He also includes a great deal of support material with the course including an Ableton Live Pack with tons of great presets and tools to put to practice the knowledge acquired in the course.

a Creativelive Student

Isaac covers an amazing amount of material in a clear and concise way. Great intro to mixing with Ableton or review for the intermediate user who wants to solidify their best practices, DAW knowledge as well as gain some production tips.

Ian turner

this is the best thing money can buy in my life. Isaac makes it look easy and the way he teaches makes you understand everything and makes it easy for you as well. its exactly what i wanted to learn in each video! i cant even sleep because another video loads and im like "ohhhh i need it" lol. i thank god for this class being affordable and the real deal.