INTRO TO ABLETON LIVE (Workshop and Mini showcase feat. Zirconia)


Discover Ableton and learn how to create your own music today.

Introducing Ableton Live – the revolutionary software that puts the power in the hands of music creators.

Ableton Live offers a unique and intuitive way to create and experiment with new sounds and ideas, organize and compose them into a finished song, and take your vision on the road with its extensive live performance capabilities.

The list of artists who use Ableton Live is vast, including Daft Punk, Skrillex, Nine Inch Nails and DeadMau5, as well as Singaporean Electropop trio Zirconia.

Come join us on Thursday, 15 August, 2019 at 7PM for our “Intro to Ableton Live” workshop conducted by Syafiq Halid, which will also include a live music showcase by Zirconia.

Admission is free. The first 40 pax to RSVP will receive a complimentary beverage from Sanity Coffee.

Some topics you will learn:
  • Recording and Layering Musical Ideas using MIDI Instruments
  • Putting Audio Effects & Audio Processing
  • Basics of Sampling
  • Generate musical ideas using Sampling
  • Putting ideas into structure and arrangement
Attendees can also have a chance to try the Unique Controller Ableton Live Push 2 at the workshop.

[About Syafiq]

Syafiq is an Ableton Certified Trainer, sound designer, electronic artist and percussionist who loves exploring and experimenting with sound in different forms. He discovered the endless possibilities of sampling, sound design, live performance and music production within Ableton Live and has incorporated it into various theatre and dance performances.


Zirconia is a trio comprising Ben Kranen, Eileen Chai and Nigeh Peh. Their music style is fun, contemporary electro pop with a spontaneity to their sound which you’ll be able to hear during their live performance filled with ample display of soloing, looping and mixing from the band. They will also share about their experience in using Ableton Live for their composition and works.

*** A Project Supported by Lifelong Learning Council
*** Organised by Playground Studio
*** Supported by room2f & CityMusic

(Information subject to changes)
Thu Aug 15, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM SGT
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Venue Address
8 Raffles Avenue, #02-19 Esplanade Mall Singapore
Playground Studio Workshop Series