COMPLETE PRODUCER COURSE MONTH 6

Class 1 : Musicality-6 (Instrument)

  • Extended playing techniques of string instruments (pizzicato)

  • Using various sound effects to enhance your music

  • How to use fills and breaks effectively in music production?

  • What are up-lifters and down-lifters?

  • Importance of intro and outro  

  • Understanding instrumental solo sections

Class 2 :Advanced Editing (Engineering)

  • Manipulating audio when it is not in sync

  • What is time stretch?

  • Using time stretch effectively

  • Changing the format of vocals

  • Speeding up or Slowing down audio

  • Reversing audio

  • Using cross fade tool to pitch down or pitch up audio

Class 3 : Advanced Stylus Rmx (Production)

  • What is edit group?

  • Assigning specific effects to specific beats (for eg: snare on downbeat or backbeat)

  • Manipulating sample start and reversing

  • Manipulating LFO (low frequency oscillator)

  • What is resonance?

  • Using chaos designer

  • Using time designer

Class 4 : Advance Flex Pitch Editing (Engineering)

  • Splitting Wave forms

  • Analysing Overlap Audio for Flex Editing

  • Stretching or Shrinking Audio and its Effects

  • Undo, Redo

  • Using flex pitch to manipulate vibrato

  • Using flex pitch to change the scanning of a vocal line

  • Using flex in arrange window

  • What is flex time rhythmic?

  • What is flex time speed effects?

  • What is flex time tempo phone effects?

  • Adding gain in specific portions

Class 5 : Surround Sound (Engineering)

  • What is Surround Sound?

  • Difference between 5.1, 7.1, Dolby, ATMOS 

  • Understanding what instruments and effects should go in surround

  • Difference between mixing song and BGM in surround sound

  • Using Sound design effectively with surround sound

Class 6 : Recreation of songs 2 Musicianship (Instrument)

  • Q&A about genre

  • Changing the songs orientation

  • Minor changes in original melody to fit into new chord progression

  • New composition leading onto recreation

  • Creating instrumental hook lines

Class 7 : Recreation of Songs 2 (Production)

  • Understanding melodic structures

  • Create an Intro

  • Create groove and bass line

  • Record live instrument

  • Record vocal and harmonies

  • Arrange songs using various soft synths

  • Mix down

Class 8 : Specialized Effects (Engineering)

  • What is Imaging? 

  • How to use Imaging to improve your stereo mix? (direction mixer/stereo spread)

  • What is Modulation?

  • Overview of Modulation effects (for eg: rotor cabinet, spreader, tremolo)

  • How to use pitch shifter and vocal transformer?

  • Metering and utility tools

Class 9 : Troubleshooting (Engineering)

  • Different possibilities of audio issues

  • Figuring out noise concerns (cable, pre-amp, sound card)

  • Isolating the error (step by step)

  • Rectifying the error (cable change, bypass, pre-amp, change channel etc)

  • Software related malfunction(update software)

  • When and when not to upgrade OSX?

  • Hardware related issues

Class 10 :Advanced Mixing (Engineering)

  • What is side-chain compression?

  • How to effectively use side-chain compression?

  • What is Gain structure

  • Identifying and rectifying phase issues

  • How to get extra punch without overloading a track?

  • Mixing Indian percussions with drums effectively

  • Final preparation of your mix

Class 11 : Outboard Mastering (Engineering)

  • Preparation for master

  • Pre mixing drums

  • Assigning instruments in 4 frequency ranges

  • Doing a pre mix for vocals and harmonies

  • In the box followed by Outboard summing

  • Understanding audio saturation

  • What is head room, loudness and dynamic range?

  • Understanding metering and overall compression range

  • Mark up gain

  • Print Master

Class 12 : Coherence-Raghav Sachar

  • Select a genre

  • Create a basic composition

  • Create a hook line (instrumental/vocal)

  • Produce the tracks with the help of apple loops, Ultra Beat, Stylus RMX, Omnisphere, Trilian, Kontakt, logic instruments, Es2 and Elastik

  • Record vocals and live instrumentation

  • Using some specialised effects to expand the mix

  • Do a mix down

  • Do 16 channel outboard summing

  • Final mix and master

  • Print final audio