Daniel Burton

Daniel B.

Washington, DC
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Levels taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
I have produced music in Ableton since 2012. It is a powerful music production tool that, once learned, is invaluable for music production.

I can teach the in's and out's of the program, and offer aid to my students in finding their sound and crafting music fit to my their tastes.

I specialize in Electronic (EDM), Pop, Indie, and Hip-Hop.

About Daniel B.

Learn music production and more.

I specialize in Electronic (EDM), Pop, Indie, and Hip-Hop.

Lesson Plan:
I will see where your music is at, be it never started or nearly finished, then teach you the skills and give you the tips you need to create finished works of art. Songs, EP's, Albums, Lyrics, Instrumentals / Beats, Whatever.

Experience:
I am a singer, songwriter, producer, instrumentalist, mix engineer, and mastering engineer.
I have been producing my own music since 2012 and teaching since 2016.
I teach Ableton and Logic typically, but I can work with any DAW.
I am an Icon Collective Graduate.

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paige
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My first session with Dan was great! He asked a lot of questions to determine my level of experience/goals; then we dived right into the lesson. He’s also provided homework assigments that I’ve been able to work on straight away.

Posted Jan 4, 2019
Edward J.
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Dan is a really insightful instructor. He really knows Ableton in-and-out with his eyes closed. He also has a good ear and is able to help you get the sound that you want. He gives really good feedback on projects that you might be working on. He is really well-versed in all aspects of music production - not only in sound design and mixing but also in songwriting and also can talk about difficult topics like inspiration and creativity in a unique way. If you're serious about music production, I would certainly recommend taking lessons with Dan.

Posted Feb 12, 2018

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Experience

Private Music Production Tutor
Aug 2016 - Present

Self Employed

Los Angeles / Orange County / San Francisco / Online

Artist Manager
Mar 2016 - Dec 2017

ZETO

Los Angeles

Production & Retail Intern
Aug 2016 - Mar 2017

Dim Mak Records

Los Angeles

Studio Intern
May 2015 - Sep 2015

Everett Entertainment

Los Angeles

Education

Music Production
Jul 2017 - Jun 2018

Icon Collective

Public Relations and Advertising
Aug 2013 - May 2017

Chapman University

Languages

English

Fluent / Native Proficiency

Spanish

Limited Proficiency

Affiliations

SoundExchange
May 2017
SoundExchange helps the music and creative community thrive in the digital age. SoundExchange is the independent nonprofit collective management organization that collects and distributes digital performance royalties to featured artists and copyright holders. We represent recording artists – from unsigned a cappella to acid rock to multi-platinum stars and master rights owners including major and independent record labels. It’s our job to ensure that these artists and copyright holders are compensated when their work is broadcast by non-interactive digital radio.
BMI
May 2017
Broadcast Music Inc. was founded in 1939 by forward-thinkers who wanted to represent songwriters in emerging genres, like jazz, blues and country, and protect the public performances of their music. Operating on a non-profit-making basis, BMI is now the largest music rights organization in the U.S. and is still nurturing new talent and new music.

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