- 72 hours of dedicated live 1-on-1 mentoring via Landr Sessions
- Focus on long term goals
- Structured around your specific vision & genre preferences
- Pivot fluidly and organically according to what's exciting to you
- Covers all the phases of music production (see below)
- Dive deeper into each topic
- Guided hands-on experience of the overall holistic process
- Learn to develop a cohesive workflow that's right for you
- 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
Whether you’re just starting out or already on your way, this 6 month path of knowledge will meet you where you are and ensure that you have the full range of skills necessary to move toward your musical goals. We’ll build your abilities in a tailored flow that's right for you, and help you see how all the pieces fit together - allowing you to tap into the bigger, integrated picture. This approach will form a solid foundation on which to build and grow as an artist, maximizing your creative abilities for years to come. By the end of our sessions, you'll have the skills and knowledge to confidently produce your own music from start to finish, with a deep understanding of the creative and technical aspects involved in the overall process.
PHASES & skillsets we'll explore:
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 final 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.
LEARN HOW TO:
- Start, develop and FINISH unique, high quality music consistently
- Implement music theory tools & fundamental songwriting skills
- Create dynamic arrangements that engage the listener from start to finish
- Write tracks that translate to dancefloors and cinematic headphone experiences alike
- Harness the art of manipulating tension and release to create emotional impact
- Craft unique, emotionally powerful, memorable melodies & harmonies
- Communicate your creative ideas with confidence and clarity
- Design your own one-of-a-kind sounds and custom sound pallete
- Mix and Master your own tracks with innovative engineering techniques
& MUCH MORE
$6200 (1k in savings) - payment plans 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 1 year)
1 x 1.5 hour session per week (doubling overall time to 1 year)
We'll determine the best scheduling options during the intake process.
WANT TO MOVE FORWARD?
- Schedule your 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, and 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.