Live 9 402
Killer Sound Design
Timo Preece • 41 videos • 159 minutes •
Sound designers can create any sonic FX and audio worlds that they can imagine. See the art and science of how sounds are designed, constructed and produced in this Ableton Live-based course by Certified Trainer Timo Preece...
“Nicely Done!!! I've been using Live for quite a few years. I learned more than a few techniques from this course.”
— Dominick Versetto
“Is an AMAZING COURSE, well worth the watch, will propel you regardless of what stage your at with your production. To Learn is to live”
— Arfa Grekos
Watch as Timo builds deceptively complex layering techniques. Learn advanced compression, signal flow and audio routing tricks. Then come along for the ride as Timo plunges deep into the depths of cool modulation and rhythmic gating FX.
When you finish this course, you will not only understand a ton more about sound design, you will also have a payload of audio knowledge that’ll enhance the way you produce any track in any studio and recording situation you may encounter.
So get ready for a deep dive into sound design with Ableton Live certified trainer and audio expert Timo Preece!
- 2What is a Sound Designer (04:08)
- 3Layering Intro (01:50)
- 4Arrangement Layers: SFX (02:25)
- 5Arrangement Layers: Bass (02:24)
- 6Arrangement Layers: Pads (05:53)
- 7Drum Extraction and Layering Intro (00:54)
- 8Drum Extraction Tricks (02:29)
- 9Drum Layers - Kick (02:06)
- 10Instrument Rack Layering (06:17)
- 11Warp Modes Overview (01:54)
- 12Creative Uses of 'Beats' Mode (06:12)
- 13Creative Uses for 'Tones' and 'Texture' Modes (02:46)
- 14Know Your Tools (02:20)
- 15Compressor (06:47)
- 16Working with Gates (02:36)
17Gates: Bass Creative (03:00)Preview
- 18Gates: Pad Creative (04:20)
- 19Intro to EQ (02:07)
- 20Bass Frequency Banding (04:22)
- 21Mid-High Frequency Banding (02:51)
- 22Adding Movement (03:10)
- 23EQ Sub Groups (05:21)
- 24Intro to Aux Effects and Time-based Processing (04:12)
- 25Creative Routing (05:19)
- 26Defining Sonic Space (03:30)
- 27Intro to Resampling (03:39)
28More Resampling Techniques (03:31)Preview
- 29Side Chain (03:21)
- 30Gated Reverb (06:17)
- 31Side Chain Gated Reverb (05:39)
- 32Intro to Modulation (01:23)
- 33Recording Arrangement Automation (06:35)
- 34Envelope Basics (06:26)
- 35Envelopes Controlling effects (05:57)
- 36Recording Session Automation (03:17)
- 37Intro to Automation Clips (04:35)
- 38Taking Automation Clips Further (05:11)
- 39Basic Rhythmic Gates (04:11)
- 40Additional Rhythmic Gate Techniques (06:59)
- 41Wrap-Up (00:52)
Nicely Done!!! I've been using Live for quite a few years. I learned more than a few techniques from this course.
Is an AMAZING COURSE, well worth the watch, will propel you regardless of what stage your at with your production. To Learn is to live
Excelent ! Very well done and really useful tips, clear explanation and covering a lot of good material,Thank You !
Really good course. There is something for baginners and those semi -pro Live users. Recommended
Very good tutorial about getting the most out of Live 9. I've been working with Ableton for years but learned a lot of inspiring tricks and techniques.
One of the best tutorials I'v watched. Very insightful Thanks so much!
This is a pretty good description of SFX Layering. It seems to be a good starting point for a Layering Course!!!
Fantastic! Inspiring and enjoyable on so many levels. Timo showed us all a wide variety of techniques that can lead to many joyful hours exploring both sound design potential and arrangement setups. I learned more about signal routing as a creative medium than I have during many other efforts (by book or video).
Its Awesome very Awesome thank you MVP and Timo Preece for this course i learned a lot..but... i need to spend a lot time for more input!
Very nice course on sound design. Even if you're not using live, there is a lot of useful tips and tricks that can be applied in any daw.
Having transitioned from another DAW to Ableton, this course has opened up an infinite possible directions for my future productions. Clearly explained and easy to understand, Timo shares his experience of many different areas that will surely help improve your originality and experimental inspiration, thoroughly enjoyed the course. Thanks Timo!
Very helpful tools ! Cheers my friend ! Started slow but after course was getting more into the material it got more and more interesting !
Very good course! Lots of new ideas to my work flow and sound designing. Regardless of the genre you are into I recommend this course to everyone who is making music.
Great course. Well presented, clear and packed with ideas. A real rabbit hole to disappear down.
one of the best and most useful courses i've viewed so far!!!!!!!!!!!!!
One of the most interesting and my favorite tutorial . You will get back to it often, it is a go-to , entertaining, serious and clear. It boosts interest with explanations, techniques, teacher is fully competent . Highly recommended . Best
Most useful course. Thanks for the great knowledge. I suggest this course to everyone.
Not a bad course, but found many of the examples lacking depth. I wish more detail would have been explained in the examples.
Very impressive and professional. Takes it to another level. Covers all aspects of sound design.
Ableton live makes it easy to layer different sounds and create something new and fresh to add to the mix. Good tutorial.
More of this guy please! Great teaching style. Not boring and digs deep into Ableton. I like where he goes with it and how he teaches his valuable tricks. I must say I'm a big fan.
Very interesting and different approach to get to the own sound.
I earmarked a lot of chapters in this course, it has so many little gems in it. Timo has a very relaxed way of explaining his workflow and techniques.
I have learned a great deal of sound design technics with this one tutorial, I am already putting some of them to use. Very inspiring, Thank You Timo Preece for sharing your knowledge in a very concise and simple way.
One of the best courses I've done. Ever wondered how the top producers come up with all their weird/wonderful sounds? Timo shows you how with some excellent, adaptable techniques. 5*
Having already taken a Sound Design course through a reputable online music production school in the UK,I have to say Timo has taken me much further and deeper into the world of production within Live 9.He's a very fine communicator and highly skilled guide.Brilliant course and extremely well laid out. Top marks
Teemo I so thoroughly enjoyed your tutorial! I've been waiting eagerly for this to come available since Live 9 came out, and I saw the title to the video. You absolutely lived up to every bit of hype I had going for it. You expanded my mind and evolved me as a producer. Thank you Sir for your time and sharing your talents with us! Very Respectfully Jordan K
best course I followed, very useful, very inspiring, thank you!!
Solid teaching and an endless array of the new and old in Ableton.
I have been looking forward to this tutorial for a while,and it was certainly worth the wait. I like to make my own ambient music as a hobby, and this course was just perfect for me!! Timo is a very good course tutor,his knowledge is excellent!!Really good tutorial packed with content Anyone looking for some great insight to sound design, you should be purchasing this tutorial Well done to Timo,for this course,great job!
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