dBs Music (Plymouth)


dBs Music

Over the past 12 years dBs Music has grown to become one of the UK’s leading colleges to study music technology and sound engineering. Originally founded in Plymouth on the South West Coast of England, the college now has sites in Bristol, Cornwall and Berlin.

dBs Music graduates have gone on to work in every area of the music and pro audio industry, from DJing across the globe to engineering at Abbey Road to the board of directors at WE Audio.  In addition to the high standard of industry relevant training dBs Music prides itself in the support and care it gives to it’s students, where the opportunity to succeed whatever your background is paramount.

dBs Music is proud to work in conjunction with Ableton to deliver Live 9 training programs to it’s diploma and degree students as part of their curriculum, in addition to standalone Live 9 and Push short courses. Training is delivered in purpose built production studios equipped with Ableton 9 Suite, Push performance instruments and Apple iMac/MacBook Pro computers.  Courses are delivered by Chris Pratt, a DJ and producer with extensive experience using Live, Push, APC 40/20 and a variety of 3rd party controllers alongside various hardware synthesisers and drum machines in a production and performance context.

Course details:

  • Two day (Saturday and Sunday) Live 9 & Push - Introduction
  • Prerequisite, basic understanding of Music Technology and software
  • Two day (Saturday and Sunday) Live 9 & Push - Production & Performance Masterclass
  • Prerequisite, Introduction to Live 9 and Push
  • Maximum class size 6


For details on prices and next classes please contact

dBs Music
01752 210801 or email shortcourses@dbsmusic.co.uk

Certified Trainer: Chris Pratt



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