Back in February, Point Blank expert instructor Liam Jones aka Cera Alba flew to ADE Mumbai to lead a live DJ performance session using Pioneer DJ's new TORAIZ AS-1 synth and SA-16 sampler. Taking place over 3 days, ADE Mumbai saw a range of industry professionals host Q&A's, exclusive industry discussions, networking events, strategy meetings, masterclasses and much more. In addition to Cera Alba's masterclass, Point Blank participated in a demo drop session giving feedback on delegates tracks, as well as Producer/DJ and Point Blank graduate Sanaya Ardeshir (Sandunes) hosting a production workshop, breaking down one of her tracks. Point Blank have recently expanded to Mumbai, so if you are based in India and want to study at the world's #1 music school check out their Mumbai courses.
In the video, Liam performs a 15 minute live set, linking Pioneer DJ CDJs with the Toriaz SP-16 sampler and Toraiz AS-1 synth/sequencer, before reviewing the hardware and briefly outlining its capabilities. Electronic Live Performance is just one of the modules on Point Blank’s BA (Hons) Music Production & Sound Engineering degree, on which you can also learn the fundamentals of music production, sound design, mixing, mastering and more.
If you think you have what it takes to make music like Sanaya or Liam, or would like to learn how, why not take a look at some of the courses available at Point Blank such as their online degree course. Taken from anywhere in the world it’s your chance to master your craft. With modules in composition, mixing, mastering and even music business all aspects of the industry are covered, giving you all the skills you need to succeed. Remember, Point Blank are currently offering a huge 25% discount plus a free copy of Ableton Suite or Logic Pro X with select online courses until September 11th, so make sure you enrol soon! For more information, contact a course advisor on +44 20 7729 4884. If you are a resident of the USA, you can reach them on 323 282 7660.