Workshop: Ableton Live / Getting Started

Workshop: Ableton Live / Getting Started

In this online course, you will explore the art of mixing and mastering.

Aside from a music production and performance tool, Ableton Live also offers everything in order to create a professional and high quality mix. In this course, you will explore the art of mixing and mastering.

By using an excisting track, you will learn everything about sound boxing, a mixing workflow, how you can organise a project and get tips and tricks to speed up the mixing process. We will tackle all tools and techniques, from compression to Drum Buss. 


1. Preparing to Mix
A view on the tools you need to create a good mix, including mix room, speakers, audio interfaces and... your ears. 

2. Translation
How do you create a mix that sounds good on every carrier?

3. The 4 dimensions of a mix
Discover different dimensions of a mix and the tools you use to work with them. 

4. Mixing in Ableton Live
The specific concepts and workflows to built a perfect mix. 

5. Plugins
Theory and practical lessons to use on tracks, groups, returns and the master. 

6. Specific tips and tricks
To mix beats, bass, synths, vocals and more.

7. Export your mix
Which steps do you take when your mix sounds good? 

8. Mastering
What is it, and what is it not? Do I need it and if so, how do I do it?


For whom? Anyone who is older that 15 years. Please note that you do need basic knowlegde about Ableton in advance. 

When? On Wednesday and Thursday evening 4, 5, 18 and 19 May, from 19h30 to 22h30. 

Where? In the basement of Trix. Come say hi at our Café and we will show you the way. 

Teacher? Pascal Oorts (Certified Ableton Trainer)

Price? €100 (service fees included)
15% discount if you are younger than 26 years old.

We offer concession spots to anyone in need of them. 
Please send an email to

! Please note that this course is given in Dutch. 

This course will take place in a small group of about 9 people. 
Trix strives to be an inclusive place where there is absolutely no room for any form of hate or discrimination. 

/ Artwork by Vincent Fourrel ♡