step by step how to produce music using Reason! It is packed with goodies that both beginner and intermediate level users will find extremely useful in all steps of the music production process: theoretical presentations, demos, screencasts, activities and invaluable tips and tricks dispersed all around the course.
Objective of the course
Understand how Propellerhead Reason works and thus feel comfortable navigating it.
Produce and export full compositions in Reason with a professional sound quality.
Create musical devices (synth, effects, samplers, drum machines), play and record them.
Edit MIDI and Audio data.
Apply effects to individual tracks, mix music effectively and process the resultant master bus.
What are the requirements?
Students should be comfortable in using a PC.
Students should possess a relatively good pair of speakers or headphone.
Optional: students should own a MIDI controller or keyboard and have it connected to their computer.
Students should possess a version of Reason to pro-actively participate in the course (Version 7, 8 or 9). The (free) demo version can be enough. It doesn’t need to be installed or set-up (instructions are provided in Section 3 of the course
Who can benefit from this course
This course is for musicians and composers that wish to put into shape their musical ideas.
This course is for bedroom music producers that wish to design professional sounding music.
This course is for DJs that want to create their own sounds and beats to include in their mixes.
This course is for music producers that would like to explore an alternative DAW.
This course is for video creators that would like to make their audio more creative.
This course introduces Reason’s Synth, which can be of interest for sound designers.
This course is suited for rappers or slammers that wish to create their own beat for their lyrics.