10% Off Courses in NYC + Online! Ableton, Logic, Sound Design, Mixing & Mastering – Make Music This Fall…

We’re adding new sections in some of our best-liked courses this fall due to popular demand and offering 10% off all courses (sale ends October 31st), both at our NYC school and through Dubspot Online!

This includes brand-new sections of Music Foundations, Music Production with Ableton Live, Music Production with Logic Pro, Sound Design, and Mixing & Mastering. You can view the entire list of new courses below along with upcoming start dates and links to more information, or just check our main course page.

This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in electronic music to start learning and exploring the core elements of music production, refine your mixing chops, or continue developing your own unique sound under the guidance of our expert instructors.

Note: this discount is good for ANY Dubspot course you choose, you only have to register for the course before the end of October. Offer not cumulative with any other discount offers. For more information about our courses or about this offer, please call 1.877.DUBSPOT or email admissions@dubspot.com.

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Start Dates and Times for New Courses in October:

Music Production with Ableton Live

  • classes start in NYC October 17th (Wednesday and Friday – 6:15 to 9:00pm) or October 29th  (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday – 3:15-6pm)
  • online class starts the week of October 7th
The flagship of our music training, with every Ableton Live course offered at the school. After completing this program, you will leave with an EP of 4 completed tracks, a remix entered in an active contest, a scored commercial to widen your scope, and the Dubspot Producer’s Certificate in Ableton Live.

YouTube Preview ImageDubspot students talk about their experiences participating in our 3-month intensive Ableton Live Producer Certificate Program in which students learn how to create, record, produce, and perform music using Ableton Live.

What’s Included:

  • Ableton Live Level 1: Shake Hands with Live
  • Ableton Live Level 2: Completing Your First Track
  • Ableton Live Level 3: Production Essentials
  • Ableton Live Level 4: Sound Design & Instrumentation
  • Ableton Live Level 5: Advanced Composition & Production
  • Ableton Live Level 6: Taking Your EP Global
  • “So far the experience through Dubspot is incredible, and I can’t wait to go through the next levels. It’s just getting better each week, and I can not wait to start putting an EP together, not just being able to put a successful track together!” - Dan Carter, United Kingdom


Music Production with Logic Pro

  • online class starts the week of October 21st

Master Logic with our complete program of courses. In addition to achieving a complete overview of the composition process in Logic you’ll also earn the Dubspot Producer’s Certificate in Logic Pro. After completing this program, you will leave with a new EP, a remix entered in an active remix contest, and a scored commercial to widen your scope.

YouTube Preview ImageDubspot instructor and Logic Pro course designer Matt Shadetek returns with a new video tutorial series titled Secret Knowledge. In the second installment of Secret Knowledge, Shadetek explains how to use Native Instruments’ Maschine as a plug-in inside of Apple’s Logic Pro.

What’s Included

  • Logic Pro Level 1: Shake Hands with Logic
  • Logic Pro Level 2: Completing Your First Track
  • Logic Pro Level 3: Mixing Essentials
  • Logic Pro Level 4: Sound Design & Instrumentation
  • Logic Pro Level 5: Advanced Composition & Production
  • Logic Pro Level 6: Taking Your EP Global

Music Foundations

  • class starts October 31st in NYC (Wednesday and Friday – 6:15 to 9:00pm)
  • online class starts the week of October 7th

The best producers, DJs, and musicians in the world strive to be well-rounded. So should you. In Dubspot’s Music Foundations Program, you’ll explore three major aspects of music: rhythmic theory, melodic theory, and critical listening. Unravel electronic music’s origins, build your chops, learn musical language and theory, and learn to make and play music the way you want.

YouTube Preview Imagein this masterclass guest instructor Mark de Clive-Lowe demonstrates the use of the minor pentatonic scale to students in our Music Foundations program

What’s Included:

  • Music Foundations Level 1: Electronic Music Appreciation
  • Music Foundations Level 2: Keys & Melodic Theory
  • Music Foundations Level 3: Pads & Rhythmic Theory

This course exceeded my expectations. I went through everything I needed to have a solid knowledge of basic music theory.
- Jonathan Crespo, Miami


Sound Design

  • class starts October 29th in NYC (Monday and Wednesday – 10:15am-1pm)
  • online class starts the week of October 21st

Become fluent in the language of sound design with this comprehensive program. Our six-level Sound Design program uses Native Instruments’ Komplete as a platform for learning synthesis and sampling techniques. Factory content is great, but everyone has it–your mix needs something special.

YouTube Preview ImageDubspot Instructor and electronic musician Evan Sutton demonstrates basic modulation functions in Native Instruments’ Absynth 5

What’s Included:

  • Sound Design Level 1: Introduction to Komplete 8
  • Sound Design Level 2: Synthesis with Massive, FM8 and Absynth
  • Sound Design Level 3: Sampling with Kontakt and Battery
  • Sound Design Level 4: Advanced Sound Design
  • Sound Design Level 5: Reaktor Ensembles and Instruments
  • Sound Design Level 6: Reaktor Programming

Mixing & Mastering

  • class starts October 31st in NYC (Wednesdays and Fridays – 10:15am-1pm)
  • online class starts the week of Oct 21st

Transform rough ideas and basic compositions into dance floor bangers and sonically pleasing commercial quality masters. Learn well-kept industry secrets of EQ, compression, panning, level balancing, reverb and special effects from platinum mix/mastering engineer, Daniel Wyatt, senior Dubspot Instructor.

YouTube Preview ImageDubspot Instructor Daniel Wyatt offers a glimpse into Level 3 of our Mixing & Mastering program

What’s Included:

  • Mixing & Mastering Level 1: Mix
  • Mixing & Mastering Level 2: Modify
  • Mixing & Mastering Level 3: Master

“The videos were helpful and the chats were great. I expected a lot out of this course and I got it!”
- Jon Yu, California

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