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Music Production
Summer School - 4 days


WHAT WILL BE TAUGHT ON THIS MUSIC COURSE?


The course will cover a range of carefully selected material to ensure it is challenging, varied, and above all, enjoyable. Course content will include:

  • An introduction to music production and Logic X
  • Learning how to programme MIDI drums
  • Gaining knowledge of microphones and recording techniques
  • Learning how to arrange and edit audio
  • Gaining an insight into sampling and synthesis
  • Learning about effects processing
  • Developing an understanding of mixing and automation

All our music lessons are taught in a fun and supportive environment, and you will receive friendly feedback throughout the course.

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    Music All Genres
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    When 4 consecutive days
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    Level This course is perfect for anyone who is starting out with music production, or those who are looking for a refresher in using Logic
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    Equipment You will being using Logic Pro X, midi keyboards and VSTs


ENTRY REQUIREMENTS AND LEVEL OF THIS COURSE?

This course is suitable for complete beginners and those who possess a passion and curiosity to learn more about production.

 

HOW WILL I BE TAUGHT?

Each day will be begin with informal guided sessions on a key music production topic before students move on to one to one opportunities to practice their skills with plenty of free time to experiment.

 

BY THE END OF THE COURSE, WHAT WILL I HAVE ACHIEVED?

Students will have:

  • Gained a solid foundation and basic understanding of the key areas of music production.
  • Developed an understanding of Logic X.
  • Explored production skills including automation, mixing, synthesis and sampling.
  • Grasped an understanding of microphones and recording audio.
  • Demonstrated learnt technique within their own weekly projects.

 

MUSIC PRODUCTION SUMMER SCHOOL COURSE CONTENT


 

DAY 1

On day one of our summer school, we will be getting to grips with music production software Logic X and the basics of MIDI Programming.

INTRODUCTION

  • Hardware & Software
  • Basic Requirements
  • Logic X Introduction

MIDI PROGRAMMING

  • MIDI Explained
  • Programming MIDI
  • Velocity & Quantising

 

DAY 2

Day two will see you exploring various modes of Automation. You will also be learning how to record audio into Logic.

AUTOMATION

  • Simple Automation
  • Automation Modes
  • Assigning Controllers

RECORDING

  • Microphones & Technique
  • Audio Interfaces
  • Recording Audio

 

DAY 3

On the third day of the course, you will be creating your own sampled instruments and delving into synthesised sound design.

SAMPLING

  • Waveform Editing
  • Arranging Samples
  • Sample Instruments

INTRODUCTION TO SYNTHESIS

  • Subtractive Synthesis
  • Monophonic & Polyphonic
  • Sound Design

 

DAY 4

This is the final day of the course. We’ll look at further shaping sounds using effects and how to finalise projects.

EFFECTS PROCESSING

  • Effects Types
  • Insert Effects
  • Automating Effects

MIXING & EXPORTING

  • Balancing Levels
  • Equalisation
  • Exporting Audio
 
 

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Date 20 Aug - 23 Aug
Day Tue
Time 10:00-17:00
Duration 4 days
Tutor Evan Gildersleeve
Venue Westminster Kingsway College, WC1
Price £380.0020% OFF
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Time
Duration
Tutor
Venue
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Booking
20 Aug - 23 Aug 
Tue 
10:00-17:00 
4 days 
£380.0020% OFF 
discount textEarly booking offer
Class Music Production
Summer School - 4 days
Date 20 Aug - 23 Aug
Day Tue
Time 10:00 - 17:00
Duration 4 days
Tutor Evan Gildersleeve
Venue Westminster Kingsway College, WC1
Price £380.00 20% OFF
discount text Early booking offer
Date
Day
Time
Duration
Tutor
Venue
Price
Booking
20 Aug - 23 Aug
Tue 
10:00 - 17:00 
4 days 
£380.00
20% OFF
 

discount text Early booking offer

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CANCELLATIONS POLICY

We offer a full refund or full credit if you cancel at least 72 hours before the start of your booking.
We cannot offer any refund if you cancel less than 72 hours before the start of your booking, or if you do not attend. Please note bookings are non-transferable after 72 hours.
(For more information please see our terms and conditions)

10% DISCOUNT AVAILABLE

If you book 2 or more different classes/courses at a time we can offer you a 10% discount. If you wish to take advantage of this offer please enter 2ORMORE in the promotional code box when booking online or quote code when booking over the phone. Please note that this offer cannot be applied when you are booking two or more of the same class/course.

Music Production
Summer School - 4 days venues


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Music Production
Summer School - 4 days tutors


All City Academy tutors are experienced professionals from theatre, film/TV and performance industries. So whilst they're training you they may also be rehearsing for a West End show or working on a movie. We like that and we do believe it makes a difference in class.

  • Evan Gildersleeve

    Subjects taught by Evan:Music Production Evan is an electronic music producer, composer, and sound designer, having trained in Music Techno...

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