Arts & Entertainment, Music

Working With Lyrics and Vocals

Armin van Buuren

Lesson time 12:12 min

Words—whether a sung melody or just a great vocal sample—can make your music catchier and more powerful. Here are some of the ways Armin adds lyrics to his productions.

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Topics include: Don't Be Afraid of Lyrics • Trust Your First Idea • Create Your Own Vocal Samples: "I Live For That Energy" • Manipulating a Vocal Sample: "Be In The Moment"

About the Instructor

Every week, Armin van Buuren puts 41 million listeners into A State of Trance on his radio show. In his first-ever online class, the platinum-selling DJ breaks down his hits and builds a track from scratch to show you how he produces, performs, and promotes dance music. You’ll learn his technical process for using samples and plug-ins, mixing, recording vocals, and how to DJ a set. Your crowd is waiting.

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