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About This Course

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone in any country who is ready to start their music production by learning everything they need to know about how to make music with Ableton Live 11.
  • Beginners: If you don’t know much about music production, this is the best class to start with.
  • Intermediate: If you’ve dabbled with Ableton Live, but are missing the foundational knowledge of the program, start here.
  • Advanced: People using Ableton Live on a daily basis will benefit from the workflow tips, vocabulary, and techniques in this course.

What you’ll learn: 

  • Arrangement view editing
  • Session view editing
  • Clip fades
  • Setting up loops
  • Tempo changes
  • Recording from session to arrangement view
  • Producing beats
  • Breaking up loops
  • Recording and writing drum racks
  • Using take lanes
  • Working with synths
  • Working with effects
  • Side-chaining
  • Routing and bussing
  • Resampling
  • and much, much, more!


  • Students should be ready to produce music, but do not need to be experienced musicians. No prior experience is needed in music theory or production.
  • Access to Ableton Live will be required. Using the trial version (free for 30 days) would be a great way to start.
  • Finishing the class, “Ultimate Ableton Live 11, Part 1: The Interface And The Basics” will be very helpful, but is not required.
  • Finishing the class, “Ultimate Ableton Live 11, Part 2: Recording And Warping” will be very helpful, but is not required.

Software version used in the course: 

  • Ableton Live 11

In this course, we will use the real-world experiences of the award-winning instructor and university music production professor Dr. Jason Allen. But don’t be worried – Dr. Allen is best known around campus for keeping things simple, accessible, useful, and fun.

Dr. Allen is a professional musician, top-rated instructor, and university professor. In 2017 the Star Tribune featured him as a “Mover and a Shaker,” and he is recognized by the Grammy Foundation for his music education classes.


In this class, we are going to learn Ableton Live 11, and every aspect of the program. We will focus on how to do everything possible in Ableton Live, and you will finish this course as an expert in Ableton Live 11. Whether you have experience in music production already or not, this is the ultimate class to learn how to use the Ableton Live 11 software for any genre of music.

Ultimate Ableton Live 11 Part 3 is everything you need to start making great tracks!

This is a really deep class – tons of content, tricks, and tips. Throughout the different “parts” of this class (there are six total), I’ll go through literally everything I know about Ableton Live 11, and everything it took for me to become a Certified Trainer. I’ll share some of my own tracks, and give you some full sessions from my library to play around with and get you started.

I will be making 6 complete “parts” in order to bring you the most comprehensive manual on Ableton Live production techniques ever created. Each class has sets, sessions, and experiments for you to try on your own and follow along with.

You will not have another opportunity to learn Ableton Live in a more comprehensive way than this.

The course is a roadmap to making stunning tracks with Ableton Live 11.

All the tools you need to produce great tracks are included in this course and the entire course is based on real-life experiences – not just academic theory.

Our Promise to You

By the end of this course, you will have learned how to produce and edit music tracks using Ableton Live 11.

10 Day Money Back Guarantee. If you are unsatisfied for any reason, simply contact us and we’ll give you a full refund. No questions asked.

Get started today and learn more about Ableton Live 11.

Course Curriculum

2h 53m

Section 1 - Introduction
Introduction 00:00:00
What Is An Ableton Certified Trainer? 00:00:00
Section 2 - Arrangement View Editing
Introduction To Arrangement View Editing 00:00:00
Timeline Commands: Looping, Locators, And Key Commands 00:00:00
Clips: Moving, Copying, Reversing 00:00:00
Clip Fades 00:00:00
Split And Join 00:00:00
Drag And Drop 00:00:00
Automating Tempo And Time Signature Changes 00:00:00
Downloading And Uploading A Session 00:00:00
[Download] Here Is That Session! 00:00:00
Section 3 - Session View Editing
Introduction To Session View Editing 00:00:00
Setting Up Loops 00:00:00
Looping On Beat 2 00:00:00
Clip Envelopes 00:00:00
Tempo Changes In Session View 00:00:00
Meter Changes In Session View 00:00:00
Moving Clips To Between The Views 00:00:00
The Back To Arrangement Button 00:00:00
Record To Arrangement View 00:00:00
[Download] Here Is That Session! 00:00:00
Section 4 - Making Beats
Beats! 00:00:00
Terms And Definitions 00:00:00
Working With Loops 00:00:00
Chopping Up Loops 00:00:00
Consolidating 00:00:00
Slice To New MIDI Track 00:00:00
Working With Drum Racks 00:00:00
Creating Your Own Drum Racks 00:00:00
Recording/Writing Drum Racks 00:00:00
Using Take Lanes 00:00:00
Fast Hi Hats 00:00:00
The Triplet Grid 00:00:00
[Download] Here Is That Session! 00:00:00
Section 5 - Producing With Synths
Introduction To The Live Synths 00:00:00
Layering Synths 00:00:00
Freezing And Flattening 00:00:00
[Download] Here Is That Session! 00:00:00
Section 6 - Working With Effects
Applying Effects 00:00:00
Basic Audio Effects 00:00:00
Automating Effects 00:00:00
Section 7 - Advanced Production Techniques
Introduction To Production Techniques 00:00:00
Side Chaining 00:00:00
Routing And Bussing 00:00:00
Resampling 00:00:00
[Download] Here Is That Session! 00:00:00
Section 8 - Wrap Up
What Next? 00:00:00