Music Foundations Weekend Workshop: Feb 06-07 in New York

Get a taste of Dubspot’s full-length courses with our 2-day, hands-on weekend workshops. Join Max Wild for a weekend-long learning experience exploring our Music Foundations Program. Learn the language used to create and share musical ideas with others while learning to perform melodies, harmonies, and beats on MIDI keyboard and drum pad controllers.

Music Foundations Workshop

Get a solid base to build upon by learning the essentials of rhythm, harmony, chords, and other concepts at the heart of all great productions and performances.

About This Course

This weekend workshop is the perfect choice for anyone new to the world of music. Learn about the history of Electronic Dance Music (EDM) and the artists who have paved the way for today’s producers. Get hands-on experience with equipment and have a go at playing music. This workshop will reveal what’s happening behind the scenes of today’s music and help you create your own. Whether you’re just starting out, or you need a helpful refresher, this weekend workshop is for you. Register here

What You’ll Learn

  • History of electronic music
  • Tempo and time signature
  • MIDI notation
  • Playing keys and pads
  • Build basic chords
  • Programming drum beats
  • Fundamental music theory concepts

Workshop Schedule

New York
Feb 06-07, 2016
Sat, Sun
7:15 PM to 10:15 PM

Learn Music Foundations at Dubspot

After students take this workshop and get a taste, they can deduct the price paid and continue with the full Music Foundations Program. Learn more and register today!

 


Music Foundations Tutorials

Music Foundations Video Tutorial – Chord Theory Part 1: Chord Inversions w/ Max Wild

In this first video of a series on advanced chord theory, Dubspot Instructor and Saxophone innovator Max Wild explains chord inversions and how they can be used to color chord progressions.

Music Foundations Video Tutorial – Chord Theory Part 2: Chord Extensions w/ Max Wild

In this second video of a series on advanced chord theory, Dubspot Instructor and Saxophone innovator Max Wild explains chord voicing and demonstrates practical applications of chords with extensions.

Music Foundations Video Tutorial – Chord Theory Part 3: Chord Voicings w/ Max Wild

In this third video of a series on advanced chord theory, Dubspot Instructor and Saxophone innovator Max Wild demonstrates how to play two types of chord voicings and their inversions to shape harmony.

 


Open House in NYC: Sundays 11am | Guided Tour of LA

Ask questions. Watch demos. Test drive workstations.

Visit our New York and Los Angeles locations! Ask our Admissions Counselors in-depth questions about our programs, curriculum and philosophy. Watch live music production and DJ demos, and test drive our student workstations. If you are still trying to decide what you are looking for, stop by one of our Open Houses in NYC or schedule a tour in LA to find out more about the learning process at Dubspot. We can also help with scheduling details and payment options.

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