Reason Workshops - Dallas, Texas

October 21 & 22, 2006

G.W. Childs and Kurt Kurasaki are heading down to Dallas, Texas, and will be presenting two Reason Workshops at the Lizard Lounge! The courses are structured for all experience levels, from beginners who need an introduction to software music production, to advanced users looking to explore the intricacies of Reason 3.0


Reason Basics is geared for novice users and explains the process of developing and shaping musical ideas into complete songs. This workshop is highly recommended for people interested in sequencers, editing, drum machines, and loops.

Reason Advanced is for intermediate/advanced Reason 3.0 users. This workshop covers complex mixing and the use of signal processors and effects; programming synthesizer, sampler, and Combinator patches.


Saturday, October 21, 2006
12:00pm – 6:00pm

  • Intro to Reason
  • Synthesizers & Samplers
  • Rhythm Programming
  • Sequencing & Editing


Sunday, October 22, 2006
12:00pm – 6:00pm

  • Mixing & Mastering
  • Effects
  • Synth & Sampler Programming
  • Combinator

Read David Battino's Report about the April 2006 Workshops on the O'Reilly Digital Media Website


G.W. Childs is a veteran video game sound/voice effects designer, musician, and is a featured artist and sound designer for Propellerhead Software. He has worked on over 20 video game titles including Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic 2, Mercenaries, and Star Wars: Battlefront 2. Additionally, G.W. performs with the electronic/industrial acts Deathline International and Soil & Eclipse.

Kurt “Peff” Kurasaki, author of Power Tools for Reason 3.0 (Backbeat Books), is a noted Reason user with credits in Keyboard and Computer Music Magazines. He also works with Propellerhead Software as a sound designer and tutorial developer.


The workshops will be held at the World Famous Lizard Lounge in Dallas, Texas. This venue is the most popular club in the city, and the workshops will be situated around the main stage area.

2424 Swiss Ave @ Good Lattimer. Dallas, Texas 75204

Please do not contact the venue with questions


Enrollment fees are $150 for each day ($300 for both courses) and space is limited to 30 people. Laptops are not necessary for the class, but, attendees are encouraged to bring them with Reason 3.0 and Headphones! Control Surfaces and MIDI keyboards are optional.

Lunch and Refreshments are NOT PROVIDED

Contact: G.W. Childs -


Please Register by clicking on the Paypal links listed below. Fees for the Reason Workshops are paid to Kurt Kurasaki/

Reason Basics Workshop - $150
Reason Advanced Workshop - $150
Reason Basics & Advanced Workshops - $300

Cancellation Policy:
There is a $10 administrative fee on refunds up to 72 hours prior to workshop, and a $25 (per workshop) administrative fee on cancellations less than 72 hours before workshop.


We thank the following for their support of this workshops: Propellerhead SoftwareLine6 - US Distributors of Propellerhead Software