Synthesis

Synthesis

Synthesis

September 17-24, 2023 · Big Island, Hawaii

Sept 17-24, 2023 · Big Island, Hawaii

September 17-24, 2023 · Big Island, Hawaii

Join 100 artists in Hawaii to unlock the secrets of electronic music production.

Join 100 artists in Hawaii to unlock the secrets of electronic music production.

Join 100 artists in Hawaii to unlock the secrets of electronic music production.

Take a trip

Immerse yourself in a 7-day experience designed to amplify your musical potential.

KICK IT IN HAWAII

Turn up and get inspired.

MEET NEW HOMIES

Connect with a crew of like-minded creatives.

LEVEL UP YOUR MUSIC

Learn from touring artists and professional engineers.

MAKE BIG MOVES

Turn your vision into reality.

"An initiation into a supportive and inspiring tribe of musical minds that nourishes the heart and soul more than anything you can get from a thousand hours of tutorial videos."

DK

DK

Scotland

Meet your guides

Our team of artists and engineers will show you the secret sauce.

Mindex

PATHWEY

HULLABALOO

Drrtywulvz

5am

Mystic Grizzly

MURKURY

DILLARD

PARTYWAVE

GEOMETRAE

Cut rugs

IYAKUH

ARCTURUS

DEVIN KROES

BEAT KITTY

IMAGIKA OM

OPULENCE

TYLER GIBSON

MATT DAVIS

GLASS CRANE

ACTUALIZE

CLEARVOID

MINDEX

PATHWEY

5AM

Drrtywulvz

HULLABALOO

MYSTIC GRIZZLY

MURKURY

DILLARD

CUT RUGS

PARTYWAVE

GEOMETRAE

IYAKUH

ARCTURUS

DEVIN KROES

IMAGIKA OM

BEAT KITTY

OPULENCE

MATT DAVIS

TYLER GIBSON

Glass Crane

Actualize

Clearvoid

LEVEL UP YOUR MUSIC

LEVEL UP YOUR music

Arm yourself with a powerful system for producing electronic music with Ableton Live.

1. PREP

Build templates and tools that set your sessions up for success.

2. DESIGN

Explore cutting-edge sound design techniques.

3. COMPOSE

Compose cohesive and expressive musical ideas.

Compose compelling musical ideas, motifs, loops and scenes.

4. ARRANGE

Structure tracks that captivate listeners from start to finish.

5. EDIT

Cultivate techniques to refine your compositions & arrangements.

6. MIX

Achieve a polished and balanced sound in your mix.

Process your mix to achieve a polished and balanced sound.

7. MASTER

Optimize your music to translate across playback systems.

8. RELEASE

Develop strategies to release, brand, and market your music.

9. PERFORM

Explore various methods of DJing and live performance.

*Ableton is highly recommended, but our approach can be applied to any DAW.

*Ableton is highly recommended, but our approach can be applied to any DAW.

"An all-around amazing experience that took my 20 years of production experience to the next level I was hoping for. I came into the retreat an experienced novice and left with a professional music signing."

"An amazing experience that took my 20 years of production experience to the next level I was hoping for. I came into the retreat an experienced novice and left with a professional music signing."

Salis

Salis

Sedona, AZ

GET IN THE STUDIO

Work with pro gear, unique instruments, and cutting-edge music tech in our production studios.

JAM STUDIO

JAM STUDIO

Take advantage of our recording and jam studio equipped with top-of-the-line gear from our crew and sponsors; microphones, hardware, synths, instruments & more!

FOCUS LABS

FOCUS LABS

Post-up in our suite of isolated production studios where you can tune out and dive deep into your projects. Tap into your creative flow and cook up some bangers.

Music in 3d

Explore 3D audio and Atmos mixing with guided workshops and demos in our Atmos studio.

ATMOS: THE FUTURE OF AUDIO

ATMOS: THE FUTURE OF AUDIO

Spatial audio is a revolutionary advancement that is rapidly changing the industry as we know it.

Get an edge on the technology and techniques that pro engineers are utilizing in this emerging field that’s transforming the way we create and experience music.

Grow your audience

Release, brand, and market your music like a professional.

  • RELEASE Strategy

  • Marketing Strategy

  • Brand Strategy

  • Custom Album Artwork

  • Promo Graphics

  • coaching

  • Mentorship

"The retreat inspired me to dream larger, to want more for myself, and has given me the drive to push my music and business to the next level."

Asabove

Asabove

Eugene, OR

Tap into creation

Vibe out and get inspired, island style.

DISCOVER KALANI 🌴

Hawaii's largest retreat center. Your musical playground.

  • WELLNESS & MASSAGE 💅

    Align yo chakras.

  • BLACK SAND BEACH 🌊

    Big waves, big vibes.

  • LAVA FLOW 🔥

    Active volcano caldera viewing.

  • EXOTIC LODGING 🌺

    Kick back Hawaiian style.

  • POOL & SPA 😎

    Chill in the pool, jacuzzi, and sauna.

  • DANK FOOD 🤤

    Heady nutrition from our private chef.

  • HAWAII STYLE 🤙

    Explore the Big Island.

  • WELLNESS & MASSAGE 💅

    Align yo chakras.

  • BLACK SAND BEACH 🌊

    Big waves, big vibes.

  • LAVA FLOW 🔥

    Active volcano caldera viewing.

  • EXOTIC LODGING 🌺

    Kick back Hawaiian style.

  • POOL & SPA 😎

    Chill in the pool, jacuzzi, and sauna.

  • DANK FOOD 🤤

    Heady nutrition from our private chef.

  • HAWAII STYLE 🤙

    Explore the Big Island.

SQUAD UP 👊

Collaboration and support from a group of amazing humans.

Weekend Festival

After 5 days of classes & workshops, Synthesis will transform into a private festival where our students and teachers will perform for over 500 people!

After 5 days of classes & workshops, Synthesis will transform into a private festival where our students and teachers will perform for over 500 people!

2 NIGHTS 2 STAGES 2 MUCH SAUCE

2 NIGHTS 2 STAGES
2 MUCH SAUCE

LET'S GET IT

LET'S GET IT

LET'S GET IT

Take your music to the next level.

7-Day Hawaii Retreat

An unforgettable experience

Step-by-Step System

Reliably make better music

Classes & Workshops

Learn how pros make their music

Coaching & Mentorship

Learn directly from touring artists

Templates, Samples & Presets

Professionally curated resources

Atmos Mixing Studio

Explore 3D sound

Jam + Recording Studio

Create and capture magical moments

Focus Labs

Find your focus and flowstate

Weekend Festival

Work hard, then party

Post-Retreat Integration

Keep the momentum going

Online Membership

The retreat is just the beginning

HD Recordings

Revisit workshops after the retreat

Community & Networking

Access to exclusive opportunities

Growth Strategy

Level up your music business

Release Kit

Custom artwork & promo graphics

Professional Mastering

Make your music release-ready

Take The Trip

Join 100 artists for a life-changing experience.

Apply to Attend

Fill out the application and we'll get back to you in 1-2 days.

Get Your Ticket

Tickets start at $1k.
Save your spot for $350.

Book Your Lodging

Book Your Room

Lodging+meal plans start at $900 (sold separately).

*All-inclusive price (ticket+lodging+meal plan) starts at $1.9k

Choose Your Adventure

Save your spot for as little as $350.

Save your spot for as little as $350.

Low Pass

$1k

7-day Retreat in Hawaii

5 Days of Workshops

Weekend Festival

Atmos Demos

Production Templates

Samples + Presets

Register for $1k

Band Pass

$2k

Everything in Low Pass, plus:

Atmos Workshop

Group Coaching

Post-Retreat Support:

8-Week Integration Program

Online Membership (for life)

Class Recordings

Register for $2k

High Pass

$3k

Everything in Band Pass, plus:

1:1 Coaching

VIP Networking

Front Row Workshop Seating

Festival Booking (Mainstage)

Post-Retreat Support:

1:1 Production Sessions

1:1 Career Strategy Sessions

Music Release Kit

Professional Mastering

*Only 1 spot left!

Register for $3k

Freq questions

Freq questions

Is this for beginners?

I'm a professional artist. Will this be worth it?

Do you offer payment plans?

Can I teach at Synthesis?

What's the giveaway password?

Is this for beginners?

I'm a professional artist. Will this be worth it?

Do you offer payment plans?

Can I teach at Synthesis?

What's the giveaway password?

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