6 04, 2016

Boring But Very Useful: How to Prep A Mix In Ableton Live

One of the dullest parts of production, but one of the most important for properly finishing a track is preparing to mix it.  If and when people think of music production as a sexy and glamorous job, they are certainly not thinking of the time spent getting a track set up for a mix.  In [...]

11 03, 2016

Acoustic and Digital Sessions in Brooklyn, NY. Part II

On Saturday, March 12, we continue the Digital and Acoustic Sessions series in Brooklyn with a special presentation on using vocals with Ableton live in live performance and the uses of ClyphX and simple video programs with Max for Live weight loss tablets.  

23 12, 2015

San Jose, Costa Rica – February 1 – 5, 2016

DJ LAB (Costa Rica), the Brooklyn Digital Conservatory and Dubspot International are collaborating to bring a Production with Ableton Live 9 and Push course to San Jose, Costa Rica from February 1 - 5, 2016.  The detailed course description and sign up portal is here.  Once again we will be collaborating with Ableton Inc and [...]

18 08, 2015

Production and Performance with Ableton Live – Santiago, Chile

Today was the first day of the Production and Performance with Ableton Live course in Santiago, Chile dig this.  This marked the first course in Latin America that was a collaboration between the Brooklyn Digital Conservatory, Dubspot International, 101 Training (Chile) and Ableton.  Great start to the week – beat building techniques using Ableton’s Drum [...]

20 07, 2015

Dan Freeman (CØm1x) in Santiago, Chile: August 17 – 21, 2015

Dubspot International, 101 Training and are partnering up for the first time to offer a special 30 hour, 5 day course on Production and Performance with Ableton Live 9 and PUSH in Santiago, Chile from August 17 – 21, 2015 from 11:00AM – 5:00 PM.

15 06, 2015

Sonar 2015 with Dubspot and EUMES: June 18, 2015

Join Dubspot and EUMES music production school for a special networking event for professionals in the electronic music industry at the Sónar+D conference in Barcelona. The two hour event opens the floor for promoters, DJs, producers, sound engineers, and creators will have the opportunity to exchange knowledge, share experiences, and present their works in progress in a dynamic environment.

2 06, 2015

Welcome to the BKDigiCon Blog!

Hello everyone: We’re really excited to get our blog up and running. This blog will be a multilingual blog (Spanish and Portuguese) and it will focus on the electronic music scenes of our home city (NYC) and the electronic scenes of Latin America and the Caribbean.  We’ll be writing on what’s happening in Sao Paulo, [...]

15 01, 2015

Mastering Key Commands

One of the best ways to get fast at Ableton Live is to master the key commands. Here’s a list of key commands I put together when I was studying to become an Ableton Certified Trainer. Copy and paste this and keep it by you as you work. I found a lot of cool functions [...]