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UK Bass & breaks

Flava D

UK Bass & breaks

About the course

In this 3 hr course, Flava D takes you through some of her most famous projects and digs into the sounds that you’re hearing. She shows you how she starts a project, how she arranges a project and how she varies her techniques based on the style she is writing in.

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Take our courses any time, any where, on any device. Our on-demand video courses allow you to learn in your own time and at your own pace.

Length
1 hour
Language
English
Classes
16

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Flava D

Flava D

Since starting her musical career making Grime beats for rappers like Wiley, Flava D has become a giant in the scene of UK Bass music. Her Grime, UK Garage, Bassline and Drum and bass tracks have filled dance floors around the globe throughout the past decade. With releases on Crucast, Night Bass, Hospital Records, Butterz Recordings and Formula Records, Flava D has enjoyed a multi-genre career that has seen success in many corners of the Bass music world.

What you'll learn

Flava D guides you through everything you need to know to produce in different UK Bass styles.

Flava D uses Ableton Live and an impressive collection of synths including Xfer Records Serum, NI Massive 9, Vital and Operator to demonstrate her techniques – but you can follow along with any software you choose.

Get ready to shape up your productions like Flava D as you discover:

  • How Flava D made some of her most famous releases.
  • How to get started on a project by making your core loop.
  • What types of basses are appropriate in each genre.
  • How to add sound design and basses to your loop.
  • How to arrange your loop into a longer track.
  • How to maintain a musical identity amongst various different styles.

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