Digital Music Huddersfield

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Thursdays at 10:30am - 12:30pm

Our Digital Studio is fully tooled up for you to have a go at making your own music using computers. We'll guide you through all the knowledge and techniques needed. The hardware we use is Windows PCs and the software is Ableton Live 10. 

This term - 

Take yourself to a space of your own making: over 5 weeks, together we will explore how to create your very own soundscapes using Ableton Live in workshops. We will focus on learning one of Ableton’s most powerful devices called Wavetable. Using Wavetable, you will learn how to stretch and shape sounds taken from vintage synths, acoustic instruments, noise and much more to create your own unique synth instrument. We will also look at how to create drone sounds for your soundscapes through resampling. From there, you can save these sounds to use whenever you would like across any of your future projects!

How to get started

    If you’re interested in joining then please complete the form below. This will be sent securely to the team at hoot who will be in touch to help you get started.

    This group is free for people who are

    • Aged 18 or over
    • Living in Kirklees
    • Wanting to look after their well-being and mental health
      (you don’t need a diagnosis to sign up)

    If you'd prefer to complete a paper form or you would like to complete the form over the phone with a staff member, please contact us and let us know.

    Need help?

    Not sure if this is the right thing for you? Our friendly team can tell you more about the activities and the sign up process. Give us a bell or send an email to talk to us.

    Telephone:  01484 516 224   |   E-mail:

    Dates and time

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    All sessions take place at 10:30am - 12:30pm

    Where we are

    hoot is located in Bates Mill not far from Huddersfield town centre on the corner of Queen Street South and Milford Street. Disabled access is available via our door on Milford Street. A wheelchair friendly toilet is available.

    Bates Mill,
    Milford Street
    Huddersfield, HD1 3DX

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