Preparing your live performance and getting your Ableton Live project stage-ready can be a daunting task. Musicians often struggle with how to best translate their tracks to a live performance, especially when it comes to dialing in the best setup with their software and hardware. This course will cover everything you need to know to make this transition with ease. You'll learn how to streamline your technical setup and how to best deal with stems, run backing tracks and integrate midi instruments, all seamlessly running through Ableton Live. Your instructor, Mike Park, is a musical director and session drummer based in London. He works with artists to bring the energy and production quality of their recordings into the live environment. After completing this course, you'll be ready to perform on stage with Ableton Live and deal with any technical issues with full control and confidence.
Topics covered in this course include:
Mike Park is a musical director and session drummer based in London. He works with artists to bring the energy and production quality of their recordings into the live environment. In 2016 he rebuilt Låpsley’s live show and toured as her drummer. He has additionally been working as MD for BETSY, Leo Stannard, Lao Ra, Sälen, IDER, Shannon Saunders, CASI, Kyla La Grange, Leo Kalyan, and Jazz Morley. As well as building bespoke live setups from scratch, he helps to develop existing live shows: improving overall sound and production value, streamlining technical elements, sourcing musicians, and developing artist performance and confidence. His MD work is characterized by the highest quality live sound, an original visual aesthetic, and seamless use of technology for consistent and reliable execution show after show.