- 12 hours of dedicated live 1-on-1 mentoring via Landr Sessions
- Focus on shorter to mid-term goals
- Dig into 1-2 specific phase/skill-sets (see below)
- Structured around your specific vision & genre preferences
- Pivot fluidly and organically according to what's exciting to you
- Go deep into each chosen topic
- Guided hands-on experience
- Discover & explore what you'd like to focus on moving forward
- Track feedback & assistance along the way
- Flexible scheduling options
- Sessions recorded & provided for your later review
- Notion template and organizational ecosystem with useful tools & benefits provided
This 1 month path of knowledge is tailored to meet you where you are, regardless of whether you're a complete beginner or already making strides in your journey. We'll focus in on 1-2 specific phases/skillsets that you're interested in improving, whether it's songwriting, sound design, arranging, mixing, mastering, or another area of music production. Our sessions together will provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the chosen topics, forming a strong foundation for you to grow and develop your skills as an artist for years to come. By the end of our sessions, you'll have clarity on what's next and firmly on your way to making your musical vision truly a reality.
CHOOSE 1-2 PHASES/SKILLSETS:
SONGWRITING & IDEA CREATION
Learn to tell powerful musical stories by creating striking, inspiring ideas from the very beginning, getting it right at the source. Everything that follows is only as good as the core musical ideas which then feed into the sound design, arrangement, mixing, etc. Through hands-on guidance, you'll become capable of crafting captivating melodies, beautiful harmonies, catchy hooks and potent themes via effective music theory tools that will make all the difference in your music, and more.
Gain the power to conjure sounds straight from your imagination - giving unique identity, form and movement to your musical ideas. Learn to use the instruments, techniques and approaches that are the most relevant for your musical style and vision. Become well versed in using multiple types of synthesis, creative sampling, audio editing, effect processing, innovative modulation techniques, and more. We’ll ensure you're able to create the sounds that will define your musical lexicon.
Craft your music into its ultimate form by shaping its energy, progression, and narrative to create a captivating journey from start to finish. Whether you're working with short or long forms, conforming to established genres or pushing boundaries, we'll explore a variety of approaches to arranging your ideas into full songs that consistently hit the mark. With feedback and guidance, you'll develop the confidence to make your tracks build and progress with suspense, tension, and release.
Implement innovative mixing techniques to express your ideas, emotions, and message as articulately as possible. Learn effective gain staging strategies, project organization, and signal processing chains that will help you craft impeccable mixes. I'll introduce you to life-changing plugins and show you how to work smarter, not harder, bring your music up to industry standards, and emphasize warmth, texture, and dynamic range. Your mixes will be powerful, loud, and impactful, leaving listeners with a lasting impression.
Bring your tracks to full fruition by harnessing calculated, precision-based tools and techniques that enhance, define, clarify, and polish your tracks to their full potential. Embrace new technologies and methods that align with modern electronic music standards, such as the ability to mix into a mastering chain to envision the final product as you create. With dedicated guidance, you'll learn how to ensure your music is balanced, cohesive, and ready for distribution, and how to optimize it for playback across different systems.
CONTROLLERISM & PERFORMANCE
Maximize the potential of your MIDI hardware controllers to take greater hands-on control of the elements that matter most to your musical intentions. Whether you're improvising or performing finished tracks, I'll show you how to implement mapping strategies, smart knobs, Max For Live devices and innovative automation to infuse your music with humanity and soul. Learn to make your music more expressive, emotional, and authentic - enabling you to connect with your audience in deeper, more meaningful ways.
- Starting, developing and FINISHING unique, high quality music consistently
- Implementing music theory tools & fundamental songwriting skills
- Creating dynamic arrangements that engage the listener from start to finish
- Writing tracks that translate to dancefloors and cinematic headphone experiences alike
- Manipulating tension and release to create emotional impact
- Crafting unique, emotionally powerful, memorable melodies & harmonies
- Communicating your creative ideas with confidence and clarity
- Designing your own one-of-a-kind sounds and custom sound pallete
- Mixing & Mastering your own tracks with superior engineering techniques
& MUCH MORE
$1080 ($120 in savings) - payment plan available
Consistency is key for development, and regular sessions are necessary for your progress. Options are flexible:
1 x 3 hour session per week (ideal)
2 x 1.5 hour sessions per week
3 hr session every other week (doubling overall time to 2 months)
1 x 1.5 hour session per week (doubling overall time to 2 months)
We'll determine the best scheduling options during the intake process.
WANT TO MOVE FORWARD?
- Schedule a free discovery call below.
- We'll chat about your vision, goals and challenges.
- If we both agree that this is a good fit, you'll be offered one of only 10 limited seats, we'll proceed to payment options and begin the intake process.
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING
I'm a Composer, Producer, Sound Designer and DJ with 22+ years of experience writing, releasing and performing original multi-genre work. In addition, I'm an Ableton Live Instructor and Creativity Coach with an infinite passion for empowering creativity in other developing electronic music artists. I believe that great music is magic at its finest, and that we humans are at our best when we're in our creative flow - which makes the world a better place. I highly look forward to helping you achieve your creative vision. Learn more about me here.