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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 how she's made those instantly recognisable sounds. She takes you through each of the steps of making a project – including starting out, arrangement and how she varies her techniques based on the genre she's making.

Learn in your own time

You can take our courses any time, anywhere, on any device. Turn your commute into the best hour of the day or be inspired at 2am when you just can’t sleep. Learn in your own time and at your own pace.

Length
3 hours
Language
English
Classes
16

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Your teacher

Flava D

Flava D

After starting out making Grime beats for rappers like Wiley, Flava D has become a giant of the UK Bass music scene. 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.

She 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 work 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.

Lesson plan