Now that we’ve shared the initial info for the official PBLA launch event taking place on Thursday, February 19th 2015, we’re excited to tell you about some exclusive free giveaways happening on the day! We’ll have giveaways from Native Instruments, AIAIAI, Ableton and Output REV, plus we’ll be giving away a free weekend course. Also, all attendees will receive 500MB of exclusive free sample content from Loopmasters. Full details of our PBLA giveaways can be found below.
If you haven’t already, register for your FREE tickets via the Eventbrite page. The launch event is not only a great chance to check out the new school – you’ll also be able to network with music industry experts and learn from interactive seminars, tours and masterclasses as well as having the chance to win loads of free stuff!
The event will commence from 1.30 pm at Mack Sennett Studios‘ Stage 1 space. After initial welcomes and introductions, Point Blank expert instructor Tom Wilson aka Sweatson Klank will dive into key Ableton production tips using the latest studio gear, including Ableton Push and Native Instruments’ Komplete Kontrol S-49 keyboard. This masterclass will present the ideal opportunity to get a flavour of some of the course content at PBLA.
On the day, you’ll have the chance to win the following prizes as part of PBLA’s exclusive free giveaways, plus more still to be revealed:
– A copy of Native Instruments Komplete 10
– A pair of AIAIAI TMA-1 Studio headphones
– An Ableton gift certificate worth over $600
– A copy of Output REV
– Free weekend course in LA
– All attendees will receive 500MB of exclusive free sample content from Loopmasters
We’ll also have a panel moderated by Head of Point Blank LA Jesse Rogg, looking into ‘The Business Behind the Music’. This discussion will focus on what a new artist needs to think about when entering the music business, and will feature a number of LA-based music industry experts and artists on the panel.
PBLA partners Native Instruments additionally have an unmissable live performance planned for attendees, from internationally respected musician Mark de Clive-Lowe. Mark will perform using NI’s flagship Komplete Kontrol S-Series and Komplete 10 and a Q&A session with the audience will follow shortly after.
We’ll even have some of our fully-equipped music production workstations set up ready for those who want to get involved in trying out our equipment during the studio tour. And for those of you interested in studying with us at Point Blank LA we’re currently offering 20% off all courses (a saving of up to $1750) as a special introductory offer. There may also be some special offers and discounts for those attending on the day – even more reason to head to the event!
Every production station comes with NI’s Komplete Kontrol S-Series keyboard, Ableton Push, AIAIAI TMA-1 Studio headphones and more
Check out the schedule of the day below, and don’t forget to RSVP to reserve your FREE tickets for the event here:
- 1:30PM – 2:00PM ARRIVAL AND NETWORKING
- 2:00PM – 2:15PM WELCOME / INTRODUCTION
- 2:15PM – 3:00PM ABLETON MASTERCLASS WITH POINT BLANK INSTRUCTOR SWEATSON KLANK
- 3:00PM – 3:30PM STUDIO TOUR
- 3:30PM – 4:15PM PANEL: THE BUSINESS BEHIND THE MUSIC
- 4:15PM – 4:45PM STUDIO TOUR
- 4:45PM – 5:30PM NATIVE INSTRUMENTS: LIVE KOMPLETE KONTROL PERFORMANCE WITH MARK DE CLIVE-LOWE
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