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What we offer

If you’re looking for a career in Sound Production and Engineering then this course will be ideal for you, it takes you through the foundations of studio life.

The course in Audio Engineering and Music Production introduces students to the world of audio and music, from both recording studio and computer based perspectives. Students will have completed the initial steps towards becoming professional audio engineers and music producers in this first part of the course, alongside transferable skills and knowledge that will help them in moving into other areas of study or industry.

During the year, students gain a solid foundation in the theory and practise of recording and mixing music. Students will apply basic engineering skills in the main studios, and develop their music production skills by working on a variety of computer based projects.

Core Elements

  • Interactive Media
  • Sound for Picture
  • Radio and Commercial Production
  • Sound Theory and Acoustics
  • Routing, sends and inserts
  • Principles of Recording
  • Wiring and different cables used
  • Mixing Consoles – Analogue and digital methods
  • Equalisation, Dynamics and Effects
  • Processing
  • Live Sound Equipment and Skills
  • Midi
  • Sequencing and Sampling
  • Microphones
  • Editing
  • Mix-down and Mastering
  • Music Theory and Song Writing
  • Electronic Music Production
  • Practical Studio Operation
  • Industry Studies


All Lessons are £35 p/h or £25 p half/h with a free consultation and assessment before your first lesson.

Each music lesson is tracked online by your teacher to provide you with feedback to help you reach your musical goals.

Our Lessons are offered at our studio, and some of our teachers will even travel to you if you prefer lessons in your home studio or other setups in and around the Chelmsford area.

Career options

  • Studio Engineer
  • Freelance engineer and producer
  • Project studio builder/owner/manager
  • Radio commercial producer
  • Audio sales and service
  • Sound technician for film/television/radio
  • Production specialist for bands/solo artists

exam centre

We are the main Chelmsford exam centre for Trinity Music and Rockschool, with more exam boards joining us next year. We have a comfortable environment with top of the range equipment for you to take your grades on. We have SKY TV and a games console in our cosey waiting room and a kitchen serving food and drinks. All you could need to feel right at home and forget about those nerves for a while.

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