How to Make Techno (Like Solomun) – FREE Ableton Project

How to Make Techno (Like Solomun) – FREE Ableton Project File & Samples


Learn how to make Techno (in the style of Solomun) in this Techno tutorial.

In this step-by-step techno production tutorial, I ONLY use the stock plugins that come with Ableton Live 10, and you can download it for free and play ’til your little heart’s content – breaking apart my methods and using them yourself.

(Grab the Ableton Live project file here:

If you’ve ever wondered how to make music like Solomun or other techno artists (like those on labels such as Drumcode), this will give you an insight into how to achieve similar results.

Mladen Solomun (born December 27, 1975), better known under his stage name Solomun, is a Bosnian-German DJ. He is a four-time DJ Awards winner for Best Producer, Best Deep House DJ and Best Melodic House.

This isn’t only a tutorial on how to make techno in Ableton Live, though…you can use the same methods in FL Studio or Logic X, to produce your own techno in the style of Solomun.

This tutorial goes through all the steps, including…

  1. Kick selection
  2. Bass
  3. Percussion
  4. Synth Riffs
  5. Break
  6. Arrangement tips
  7. Adding sound effects
  8. Chord Progression
  9. Mixing

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My name's Will Darling. I've been making and playing dance music for over 25 years, and share what I've learnt on EDM Tips. Get in touch on Facebook.

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