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  • Write chords. Starting with basics of harmony & chord progressions, you'll learn how to write awesome chord progressions for your own music.
  • Step by step. You will learn everything step by step on your way to becoming an expert in writing chords that simply work with your musical style.
  • Practical. This course is made for electronic music producers, offering many practial examples and writing sessions for different styles.
  • Detailed. It's like being together in the studio. We are commenting and explaining every step in detail, so you can follow along.

What you are getting

  • ✓ A complete beginner friendly online course, learn how to write your own chord progressions

    ✓ 50+ video tutorials

    ✓ 6h+ online video sessions with lifetime-access

  • ✓ PDF Slide Set with overviews and explanations
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Melody Course Who its made for

Who is it made for?

This course is designed for electronic music producers - we are going to take the perspective of someone working inside a DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) - like Logic, Ableton Live, FL Studio.

  • The course is for beginners but its also suitable for advanced learners of the subject as we go into great detail after our first “basics” block is covered.

What you will learn

Part 1: You are going to learn the basics of harmony and chord progressions.

  • Part 2: You will learn how to come up with great sounding harmonies and chord progressions and how to find voicings "that work" in your own compositions and make them sound more interesting.
  • Part 3: You will find practical writing sessions for different styles such as Deep House, Melodic Deep, Future Bass, EDM, Summer Vibes, Progressive House and Techno.
  • Along the way, we are going through many nice sound examples and sharing a lot of our specific composition knowledge and experience.

Free Previews: Take A Look Inside

I - Transposing

In chapter 10, we are taking a look at the basic concept of transposing. Check out this free preview to get a feeling for the vibe of this course.

II - What Makes A "Good" Chord Progression?

In chapter 23, we are taking a look at chord progressions that "simply work" and how we can make them sound even better.

III - Writing EDM Melody with the A-Minor Scale

In chapter 37, a practical session, we are writing a melody within the A-Minor scale - with the goal of making it work within an EDM track.

Choose Your Course Plan

Course Pack Basic

Harmony Course (5h+ Tutorials)

  • ✓ 50+ video tutorials

    ✓ 6h+ online video sessions with lifetime-access

  • ✓ PDF Slide Set

(always includes ongoing bonus tutorials) 

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Course Pack Plus

Harmony Course (5h+ Tutorials)

  • ✓ 50+ video tutorials

    ✓ 6h+ online video sessions with lifetime-access

  • ✓ PDF Slide Set

(always includes ongoing bonus tutorials) 

How To Write Melodies 

Course (4h+ Tutorials)

(save more than 15% compared to single prices)

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Course Pack Premium

Harmony Course (5h+ Tutorials)

  • ✓ 50+ video tutorials

    ✓ 6h+ online video sessions with lifetime-access

  • ✓ PDF Slide Set

(always includes ongoing bonus tutorials) 

How To Write Melodies 

Course (4h+ Tutorials)

MIDI Complete Pack 

(800+ Midi files, Chords, Melodies, Plucks) 

(save more than 25% compared to single prices)

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Some Chords From The Optional MIDI Pack:

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  Acknowledgements & Thank You

What People Say

  • "Actually I've been producing for over 6 years and I wanted a fresh perspective on music theory. 10/10 is what I give you guys! Great job, easy to follow - simple explanation. Great work. Thanks." - Thomas W.
  • "I just wanted to send you a small email saying this course really has been a game changer. I have learned so much in such a small time frame. Everything was explained so well I could actually follow what you were saying and copy it to my own music" - Colton M.
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  • "Fantastic tutorial on composition! I'll be checking more of your guys stuff out" - Nathan L.

Your Instructor

 

About The Instructor

Francois, classically trained musician and music producer of German origin. Released music on Universal Music, Parquet Recordings and other labels. Listen to his music on Soundcloud or Spotify .

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?

The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.

How long do I have access to the course?

How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.

Do I need to own specific Software / Plugins / Packs?

Nothing is needed for watching the course. The Harmony Course doesn't require any specific software. You can follow along on a Piano, any DAW and / or any other instrument. The MIDI packs can be used together with any DAW (Ableton, FL Studio, Logic Pro, etc.). If you're not completely sure, hit us with a quick email.

What if I am unhappy with the course?

We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 48 hours and we will give you a full refund - due to the digital download nature of the optional sound packs, we can only refund the course part. No refund on bulk / pack orders. One refund per person.

How do I access additional files, if any are included?

If you're getting the basic course option, a download link will be provided above or below the video of the first or second lecture of the course (usually named 'Setup & Downloads'). In case you're getting the course with one of the pack options, the additional packs will be delivered to you via email.

Where will I be able to log into my course?

The courses are hosted on another server. Once you've bought a course, you'll be getting a mail saying "Redeem your copy of "Course …"". Follow the "Confirm your account" link in that mail and you will end up on the course-platform. There, you'll need to pick your password and log in. Your profile info will be already prepared for you. You can then always log in here:

PML Courses Login.

If you already have a courses account, the new course will be added to your profile (assuming you buy it using the same email address associated with that account). If you have an account but buy a new course using a different email, get in touch and we will manually add it to your existing account.

There is one way of watching videos offline for example if you are travelling with an iPad and you are not always within reach of a stable internet connection: We have activated the option of MyTeachable accounts on our videos so you can watch videos offline through the “Teachable Online Courses” iOS App.

Can I save money by getting one of the bundles?

Yes absolutely. The offered bundles give the best value by far with an extra discount of at least 30% on the usual shop prices. Including more sound packs, you'll get a perfect start to dive deeper. You'll be able to reverse engineer the project files and discover how to improve your own productions.

What if I have further questions?

We are available to help you with any questions, get in touch via: info@productionmusiclive.com

What's required?

✓ The Harmony & Chord Progressions Course doesn't require any specific software. The optional MIDI packs can be used together with any DAW (Ableton, FL Studio, Logic Pro, etc.).