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Ableton User Group Meetup + Open House

  • 343 Labs 243 Canal Street, 6th Floor New York (map)

Open House
343 Labs will be holding an Open House at 6pm for anyone that is interested in seeing the space, meet some of the instructors, and learn more about their music production courses.

Ableton UG Meetup
We are excited to bring you the next Ableton NYC User Group meetup at 343 Labs! The meetup begins at 7pm, and is free and open to producers, songwriters, DJs, and musicians of all types and proficiency levels looking to exchange ideas and learn new tips and tricks from our presenters and fellow attendees. Presenting at this month’s meetup will be Laura Escudé and John Selway.

Laura Escudé is equally at home onstage as an artist, or backstage as one of the world’s most in-demand live show designers at the forefront of music technology. Listed among her accomplishments, Laura has both performed with and programmed for Kanye West & Jay Z, designed shows for American Idol, Cirque du Soleil, Herbie Hancock and Porter Robinson, and opened for Miguel and Garbage. She was the world’s first Ableton Certified Trainer in 2008, and the first to implement the software in some of the most prestigious live shows around the world. Laura will be presenting the inner workings of her live show “Transmute”, a one-woman electronic orchestra, utilizing controllers, voice and violin to control and manipulate complex ultra-synchronized real time imagery utilizing the Unreal gaming engine.

Laura will be performing her show “I Am Snowangel” at National Stardust on Sat, Jan 19 and is extending discounted tickets to all User Group attendees, available below:

Ticket Link: https://nationalsawdust.org/event/i-am-snow-angel-mothership/

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 343 Labs instructor John Selway is an acclaimed techno producer, DJ, and educator. From the early 90s to the present, Selway has built a high quality catalog of productions, both on his own and as a collaborator in various artist and label projects. Today he presents his latest release with his long-time collaborator Christian Smith, Part III to the Smith & Selway “Count Zero” EP collection, releasing on Beatport this month. John will be presenting the various processes going into the completion of this record, from production to marketing and sales. John will be teaching his “Synthesis for Producers” course at 343 Labs, which begins on January 30.


6-7pm: 343 Labs Open House
7-9pm: Presentations by Laura Escudé & John Selway