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Jarod G.

Jarod G.

Armin Van Buuren's Armada Music and Hardwell's Revealed Recordings - are some of the biggest independent EDM record labels in the world, and I am lucky enough to have released on both (and many more including Sony/Disco:Wax, etc.)! Now let me help you improve your music production skills, of any genre, and help guide your music to the same quality. Whether your goal is to just learn music production/mixing for fun or to turn it into a full-time career, I am here to help. Berklee College of Music student who majored in Electronic Music Production & Sound Design, as well as Music Business. I was also mentored by a platinum selling producer. Most recently I was working as the audio engineer and studio manager for the rapper Twista. I love helping others and giving back the knowledge I have in music. I grew up classically trained on the clarinet. I can help you take your career to the next level by understanding audio, mixing, production, mastering, and more.
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Dylan T.

Dylan T.

I am an internationally touring artist and I have performed at over 400 nightclubs, festivals, and events alongside artists like Marshmello, Drake, The Chainsmokers, Snoop Dogg, DJ Snake, Lil Baby, Steve Aoki & many more. I am a resident DJ for OMNIA, TAO, and a variety of other hospitality brands and venues. My first original single RAW ft. Mikey Ceaser went #1. I have 10+ years of experience with music production and have taught hundreds of people to produce & dj worldwide. I learned music production at the world-renowned Dubspot Electronic Music Production and DJ School in Los Angeles, and graduated from the DJ/Producer Masters Program with certifications in Ableton & Rekordbox. I am offering music production mentoring online and in person for people of all ages and skill levels. I can teach anything from the basics of music production to advanced techniques in any genre. I will also help you with everything from brand development to creative direction, release strategies, promotions, marketing, artwork, and much more. I love creating music and helping others reach their goals. I look forward to working with you and helping you to achieve your goals!
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Alex B.

Alex B.

Experienced Ableton Live teacher of 10 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of music production skills. I specialize in Electronic Dance Music, typically use popular music to reverse engineer how chord progressions and melodies are created while showing you how you can create sounds from scratch and perform your music live. You will have the following tools available to use during lessons: - 25 Project Files of Music in all genres ready to use - Access to 100GB of Loops and Sample Packs made by me - 100 Instrument Racks and Effect Racks Presets made by me - Mixing and Mastering for your first 3 projects that I will do for free.
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This intro lesson with Kyle was awesome. He's a great guy, very prepared, and even though I'm a complete beginner I left this first lesson with a solid plan of action to create my first basic beats! L

Ian (Ableton lessons with Kyle K.)

zack is a talented musician. he is smart and fun. You will learn so much with him as he knows lots about ableton and music.

James (Ableton lessons with Zach P.)

Kyle got it down. Super nice and friendly and patient. I’ve been self myself music theory and the program and he helped me shape up my workflow and learned more. Highly recommend 😊

Andres (Ableton lessons with Kyle K.)

Lessons with Kyle have really opened up Ableton to me as a beginner. Each time I come to the lesson with a challenge I've been hitting while messing around with the software, and after the lesson I le

Ian (Ableton lessons with Kyle K.)

This intro lesson with Kyle was awesome. He's a great guy, very prepared, and even though I'm a complete beginner I left this first lesson with a solid plan of action to create my first basic beats! L

Ian (Ableton lessons with Kyle K.)

zack is a talented musician. he is smart and fun. You will learn so much with him as he knows lots about ableton and music.

James (Ableton lessons with Zach P.)

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Ableton Lessons

Ableton Live is a digital audio workstation used for composing, recording, and mastering music. It also has features that let you control aspects like stage lighting and visual effects. If you’re interested in tapping into the music industry, learning this software is a must.

Whether you’re looking to learn this program as a hobby or to expand your resume, our Ableton lessons are a great place to start. At TakeLessons, we offer helpful in-person sessions and the best online Ableton lessons out there. Sign up with us today to learn your way around this high-tech software like a pro.

Certified Ableton Teachers

Here at TakeLessons, we offer the best selection of Ableton teachers. Our teachers are well-versed in this technology and have the skills and knowledge to help you learn all the ins and outs of using the program. What’s more, we require all of our teachers to undergo background checks and earn their certification.

To find an Albeton tutor near you, check out our listing of certified teachers. Each teacher has a profile that features information about their background, reviews from previous students, and details about their availability. You can also see their starting rates, which will range between $18 and $200 an hour, depending on the individual teacher. The average 60-minute session costs $79, while a 30-minute lesson is $48 on average.

Once you’ve narrowed down our teachers and decided on your ideal match, choose your schedule and select your lesson package in order to begin mastering this incredible music-centric program.

Ableton Online Lessons for All Ages

When it comes to putting yourself out there and challenging yourself to learn a new skill, you might worry about your age getting in the way. However, with the help of our tutors, you don’t have to give that another thought because anyone can learn Ableton—no matter their age!

Our tutors are experienced at teaching Ableton lessons for kids and adults alike. They help students of all ages make sense of this music software so that they can work toward their musical goals.

Remember, age is just a number, so sign up for your in-person or online Ableton lessons with us today.

Ableton Lessons for All Levels

Maybe you’ve been composing and recording music with Ableton for the past three years, and now you’re looking to really take your skills up a notch. Or perhaps you’ve never even seen this program in action. Wherever you are in your learning process, our private lessons can help.

Here at TakeLessons, we teach students of all skill levels. You will have no trouble finding Ableton lessons for beginners as well as intermediate and advanced students. Your tutor will determine your current skills and inquire about your goals to create a customized lesson plan that aligns with all your preferences.

Sample Curriculum for Beginner Ableton Lessons

Your teacher may cover the following topics:

  • Setup, configuration, plugins, and getting started
  • Interface overview and keyboard shortcuts
  • Tracks, packs, and file management
  • Setting and saving presets
  • Exploring instruments and effects
  • Recording and capturing MIDI
  • Basic music theory

Sample Curriculum for Intermediate Ableton Lessons

Your teacher might choose to cover some of the following topics in intermediate lessons:

  • Synthesizing
  • Sequencing and editing MIDI clips
  • Session view vs. arrangement view
  • Using Live's mixer and wavetables
  • Getting into Groove Pool
  • Dual screen mode
  • Using channel EQ and Max for Live

Sample Curriculum for Advanced Ableton Lessons

Content studied in advanced lessons depends on the student's interests, but your instructor might choose to cover some of the following topics:

  • Sidechaining audio
  • Learn Ableton Push
  • Workshop music
  • Professional production advice
  • Performance preparation and setup
  • Music business and industry guidance

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Is Ableton Live hard to learn?


No, Ableton is not considered a difficult program to master, but it may require some time, dedication, and patience. To help put yourself on the fast track toward learning all the ins and outs, we recommend signing up for private Ableton lessons with us.

Under the instruction of a private teacher, you can ask questions and discover the many different features in no time. We also suggest learning with an instructor if there are specific aspects of the program that you’d like to focus on to ensure you get the most out of the software’s offerings.

How long does it take to learn Ableton?


How long it takes to learn this program depends on how much time you dedicate to practicing and how much you already know about software like this. If you’re committed, it may take you anywhere from one to six months to make sense of it all.

However, you may be able to speed up your progress if you sign up for private Ableton lessons. During your one-on-one instruction, your teacher can help you learn the features that interest you most. This approach allows you to not waste any time focusing on aspects that don’t align with your goals.

How can I access Ableton lessons?


You can sign up for Ableton lessons right here at TakeLessons! We offer lessons for students of all ages and skill sets to ensure you get the instruction you need to master this software. Our lessons are affordable and hassle-free, as we feature both in-person and online learning opportunities. Join our lessons today to work one-on-one with a private tutor committed to your success.

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