Dan Giffin MasterClass

Personalized training using Ableton Live for 1 year with Ableton Certified Trainer/ Grammy Engineer Dan Giffin

  • Finish 1 track in 8 weeks learning creative production techniques, recording, mixing & mastering, sound design, music theory, live performance, and more.
  • 1-on-1 meetings over Zoom for 12 months with ongoing feedback on your projects.
  • Access hundreds of Ableton Live videos with courses & webinars on:

    - Production Techniques
    - Mixing Fundamentals
    - Live Performance
    - DJing
    - PUSH 2 & APC40 MIDI controllers
    - Many other topics
  • Free 3 month membership with Indepreneur.io learning strategies to grow a fanbase and monetize your music.
  • Exclusive deals on music software/ gear by today's major companies. (Includes 40% off Ableton Live 10 Suite)




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About Dan Giffin

Dan Giffin is a Grammy experienced producer, mastering engineer, Ableton Certified Trainer, and performs under the artist name Philia. He hosts the Ableton Music Producer Podcast interviewing today's top music industry experts and has taught Ableton Live to hundreds of producers. Dan has collaborated with world-class musicians including Mac Miller, Machine Gun Kelly, The Band Perry and others. He's the official Indianapolis Ableton User Group Organizer and has collaborated with the Indianapolis Symphonic Orchestra, as well as hundreds of independent artists across many genres.

In early 2019, Dan trained in Los Angeles with the Electronic Creatives team, a group helping prepare tracks from studio to stage for major label artists including Kanye West, Ariana Grande, Lizzo, The Weeknd, Lil Wayne, Billie Eillish, The Grammy's, and other events. Dan performed at major music festivals including Electric Forest and shared the stage with Tiesto and others under his music project Philia. 

Fast Track Your Ableton Live Skills & Jumpstart A Music Career


Program is customized for each student based on current skills and future music goals.


  • Introductory call with Dan – Setting your goals
  • Learn Ableton Live’s Interface
  • Producing & Recording with Audio / MIDI
  • Creating with Live’s Instruments
  • Sampling and Advanced Editing Tools

1-on-1 Coaching Session with Dan via Zoom


  • Creating Song Structure
  • Music Theory 101 – Playing Scales
  • Automation, Production Workflows & Hacks
  • Deep Dive Into Audio & MIDI Effects
  • Sound Design 101, 201

1-on-1 Coaching Session with Dan via Zoom


  • Music Theory 201 – Writing Melodies & Basslines
  • Mixing Fundamentals & Tools
  • Recording Live Instruments
  • Using Mics, PreAmps, and Other Studio Gear
  • Post Mixing Tips & Working With Artists

1-on-1 Coaching Session with Dan via Zoom


  • Using the PUSH 2 & MIDI Controllers
  • Methods For Finishing Tracks
  • Advanced Mixing/ Intro to Mastering
  • 3rd Party Plugins Review
  • Share Your Final Track with the Class

1-on-1 Coaching Session with Dan via Zoom

WEEKS 5 – 8

  • Setup a custom curriculum to advance the students skills based on their interests and future goals.
  • Work with student on a social media and music release strategies.

After 8 weekly Coaching Sessions, students will actively participate in the Live Producers Online community, connecting with other producers, getting track feedback, with continued 1-on-1 Coaching Sessions every 4 weeks for 1 year. 


Access all Ableton Live courses & webinars in addition to 1-on-1 Coaching

Over $2,000 worth of video courses & webinars included

DJing with Ableton Live

This course will quickly get you started DJing in Ableton Live. Learn various workflows to customize your own DJ template. You’ll discover different ways to

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Ableton Live Performance Course

This course is designed to help you take existing tracks from the studio to stage. Setup your band in Ableton Live to perform with back tracks, with the ability to improvise and perform your songs in real time.

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You won't get this kind of mentorship at a traditional university or trade school. Apply below & schedule a phone meeting with Dan Giffin

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