Hip-Hop Beat-Making Lessons


Learn the fundamentals of hip-hop beat production!

This course is designed to guide newcomers from a point of no knowledge to a point of self-sufficiency and creative prowess.

We will focus on:

  • Developing Drum Patterns
  • Sampling
  • Arrangement
  • Sound Editing, Mixing, and Mastering

Understanding the basics of the above learning points will put you on the fast track to producing complete projects of professional sounding hip-hop music.

The sound we explore will not be limited to any particular style. We will investigate the styles of everything from classical boom-bap beats to modern trap music.

Prior music experience or knowledge of music theory is not required at all. However, having some past experience playing an instrument or being familiar with the piano is certainly helpful.

No additional equipment is necessary other than your laptop or computer. We will be utilizing free open-source software.

  • The price listed is the price of 1 course.
  • Each course is from 11 AM to 12 Noon EST on Sundays.
  • The first course will begin on July 19, 2020.
  • Increase the item quantity to purchase your desired # of courses.


Lesson Plan to be posted soon!

About the Instructor:

Ankit Verma has been passionately making beats since 2012 under the name “AVerma”. Over this time period, AVerma’s creations have organically accumulated over 200,000 plays on Soundcloud and reached listeners in over 50 countries through Spotify. He has been involved in the Atlanta Hip-Hop scene through powerhouse groups such Project FILO and Controllerise. You can listen to his music and learn more about him at avermabeats.com