Ableton Live user
Costas has designed and conducted courses and modules since 2007, in various disciplines such as electronic music production, synthesis, recording, sampling, DJing, and mixing and mastering, as well as performing with Live.
Based in Dubai, Costas provides music production training for industry professionals, beginners and hobbyists alike. The programs consist of technical and creative practices with Live, Max for Live and Push. In addition, he is a frequent guest lecturer at various schools and universities throughout the United Arab Emirates.
Costas is the founder of Granular, an academy that provides a platform for collaboration between artists at both local and international level. Additionally, Granular operates as a label that develops, guides and nurtures up and coming artists in the region and abroad. Granular Academy hosts monthly Ableton sessions in Dubai to offer artists the opportunity to express their artistic vision and connect with industry professionals. Sessions are offered in English, both online and in the form of meet-ups.
Costas has been a Live user since version one and is constantly exploring the world of Max for Live and interactive audio visual installations.
For more information, please visit www.granular.academy.
Audio & Video post production Music scoring Sound effects Additional dialogue recorded (ADR). Dubbing
Electronic music composition Ableton Live courses DJing course Sound theory Studio engineering
Music mixing Post production mixing DAW mixing Analog sum mixing General mixing
Room acoustics report Acoustics consultation Room mode calculation Electroacoustical studies Studio setup
Stereo mastering Stem mastering Pre mastering Digital mastering Media disk finalisation
Studio recording Vocal recording Band rehersal space Studio consultation Artist recording