FAQ

General

Can I meet you first before I spend money?


I firmly believe that when students and teachers trust each other, the outcome of a session improves. That's why you can schedule a 30-minute free call with me before your booking.




I have other questions or individual requests


Please use the chat button on the bottom of the Website to start a conversation, best before you make a booking, or simply send me a message.




How can I pay?


You can pay by PayPal or Credit Card (via Wix Payments).





1:1 Coaching

How can I make a booking?


Choose a plan that matches your needs. Each of the plans contains a number of included coaching appointments. After your payment was done, you book each of the included coaching appointments using the booking checkout. You can choose between available time slots that are usually offered between 6-9pm CET. If you are living in other timezones or you wish to take the lession another day, please send me a short message using the chat box at the bottom of the screen before you book. After the booking is confirmed, I will contact you to clearify the technical setup and your goals either by mail or a short video call.




How long is a session?


One session is equal to 60 minutes.




What languages to you speak?


The session will be in English or German language.




Where do you teach?


The session itself will be on Zoom, a video conferencing tool. The meeting link will be provided with a confirmation mail after each session booking.




What do I need` for the coaching?


You will need the Elektron Digitakt or the Elektron Model:Samples Groovebox, best in a small setup connected to speakers, and a computer with Internet connection, webcam and headset for attending the video conference.




What can I learn?


The content of the session is completely up to you! It can be a general introduction to the Digitakt, or the basic setup, sound design, sampling, arrangement, using Overbridge, or live performance tricks. It all depends on your needs and level of skills, and we will clearify the session structure beforehand. I also teach general topics related to making music, such as buying advice, finding a style, audio editing, or branding - since I have extensive knowledge in the graphic area, I can also help you here.




What's your cancellation policy?


All bookings and payments should be completed at least 24 hours in advance. If you purchase a Package, you must still reserve your included slots 24 hours in advance with my free booking app or by logging in to your website profile. Cancellations less than 24 hours prior to class for reasons unrelated to COVID-19 or emergency are not eligible for refunds or rescheduling. Purchases are non-transferable and all sales are final.




What If I'm not happy?


I am pretty sure that you will get better tracks with the Digitakt after the training. If you are still not satisfied, you will get your money back.




What does it cost?


The prices are shown on the plans page.




Can I get a discount?


The plans with more than 1 hour include a discount that's shown on the plans page.




What do I get?


Each plan includes

  • Satisfaction warranty
  • Recording of the session on request
  • Access via zoom
  • Professional Trainer
Higher priced plans include
  • Support Forum
  • Discounts
Check the plan page for all details.




What gear do you teach?


I'm a specialist in Elektron Digitakt, Elektron Digitone and Model:Samples. I also teach general topics related to making music, such as buying advice, finding a style, audio editing, or branding - since I have extensive knowledge in the graphic area, I can also help you here. Book your free 30 min session and we will find out if I can help you.





Digitakt Online Class

Can I download the lessons?


The class can be streamed, not downloaded.




What are the requirements?


You need an online connection to stream the lessons and a modern browser.




How can I get support?


The class comes wth a dedicated supportforum with access for the paid period.




What's included?


For a fixed price, you get access to all videos of the class for 1 year and access to the support forum. The class will be regulary updated with additional videos.




Where do I find the Videos?


After you signed up, you will receive a confirmation mail which includes a link to the video page. You can also click here: https://www.59perlen.com/digitakt-online-class (make sure you're logged in to get access).




What is Digitakt Online Class


It's an online course tha's focused on making music with Elektron Digitakt. The course is constantly updated with new and exklusive videos and customers get support in a dedicated support forum. For a fixed amount, you get a membership of 1 year with access to all videos, updates and exclusive contents like monthly sample packs. The membership doesn't auto-renew and it's not a subscription.




Does the Digitakt Online Class include individual 1:1 Coaching sessions?


At the moment, the Digitakt Online Class membership doesn't include 1:1 Coaching sessions. However, you can book a free 30 min session if you want to go deeper into music production! Book it here.




Is Digitakt Online Class a subscription?


No. I really hate auto-renewing offers, that's why I turned this option off. For a one-time payment, you get access to 1 year of access to the videos and all other benefits, like updates, additional content for members or support. If you want to extend your membership, you have to purchase another year after your paid period ends.




How do I know about Class Updates?


You can check the announcements section of the Support Forum, and you will receive a notification by mail.




How often do you add additional videos and when?


New lessons will be added every 2nd month, starting beginning of May 2021.




How can I access the Sample Packs?


Download Links will be shared in the Support Forums.





Still not convinced?

Why don't you make a free appointment? It costs you nothing and we can discuss your goals personally. 

I make music with little boxes

 

59 Perlen was born in Gemany and lives nowadays in Zurich, Switzerland. Producing electronic music is his passion since 20 years. He performs Digitakt dawless tracks, scores ambient music for contemporary art projects, teaches music performances and co-hosts the monthly podcast "The Life Of Music".

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