Practical Synthesis and Electronic Music Production, 4 ECTS, Open UAS

Free spots Yes
Price No fee
Application time 15.08.2022 08:00 - 30.09.2022 23:59
Credits 4.00 sp
Course language English
Time 24.09.2022 - 20.10.2022

Target group:
Songwriters, Producers, Top-liners, Musicians and Music teachers who wants to develop skills in synthesis, sound design & electronic music production.

Basic knowledge in working with DAW-programs such as Logic, Ableton, Cubase, Protools.

Time frame:
Startup weekend 24.9-25.9.2022

Course description:
A course in understanding Synthesis and Sound Design for modern electronic music. We will be using real world music examples to explain Subtractive and other forms of synthesis. Students will be assigned sound design and music projects to incorporate these tools into their songs and productions. The course will also focus on reverse engineering Synth patches and customizing libraries or factory sounds to fit your music. The class will conclude with the common production and mix techniques for synths and samples to make a radio ready song.

Learning goals:
After the course student will have a deeper knowledge of the process electronic music production and sounds design.

Approved / Failed
For approval active participation, completed tasks, active co-creation, and initiatives are counted.

The course stars with a startup weekend online. The course continues online for the given time with personal feedback from the teachers when needed.

Other important information:
The students should have their own equipment for music production.

Free of charge

Contact person:
Janne Hyöty,