Tutored online courses for the home recording studio owner

IGNITE 1:
MUSIC PRODUCTION COURSE

Learn music production techniques

This course will help you to develop your knowledge, skills and experience in all aspects of studio production, and in particular home studio recording.

  • Microphone selection and positioning
  • Microphone preamplifier selection and setting
  • Equalization
  • Compression
  • Reverb and effects
  • Music production techniques
  • Electronic music production techniques
  • Basic mixing
  • Basic mastering
 

IGNITE 2:
MIXING & MASTERING COURSE

Learn mixing and mastering techniques

This course will help you to develop your skills and experience in mixing and mastering working towards a commercial release standard.

  • Correcting faults and optimizing individual tracks
  • Mixing drums using level, pan, equalization, compression and parallel compression, reverb
  • Optimizing the bass guitar and mixing with the drums; using bass as a foundation; making the bass instrument cut through in the mix
  • Working with acoustic guitars and electric guitars; joining the rhythm guitars with the bass instrument
  • Other instruments and percussion
  • Lead vocals
  • Background vocals