Blake LaGrange graduated in 2009 from Recording Connection under mentor Steve Weatherbee of Golden Track Studio, San Diego. “If you are already doing what you love and you go through the program using the resources at Recording Connection, you can succeed,” Blake said during a visit to Los Angeles Center Studios this week. Blake comes from a place of personal experience, as he currently owns and operates two of his own studios with a focus on EDM music.
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Audio Engineering Program (Pro Tools)
Electronic Music Artist (Ableton)
Music Producing Program
Hip Hop Producer Program
Live Sound Engineer
Learn from Legends
Logic Electronic Music
Post Production For Film and TV
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Your Little Rock, Arkansas
Recording School Alternative
THE LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS RECORDING CONNECTION
Looking for a great Little Rock Music School to learn audio engineering? Look no further than the RECORDING CONNECTION, the only music school that gets you inside an actual Little Rock recording studio, where you will work as an audio student apprentice (extern) while you learn your choice of music production, audio engineering, mixing, live audio, electronic music-and its many sub-genres (video game music, acid house, dub fusion, electronica and more), electronic DJ and post production audio. Make no mistake, the smartest way to break into the recording industry in Little Rock is to start inside a Little Rock recording studio as an apprentice (extern). We’re the ones who can make it happen!
Don’t be fooled into spending 20-50 thousand dollars to go to a music recording trade school, when for a fraction of that amount you can go to music school in a real recording studio. Learn directly from the pros, get on the inside track, and get connected as you get educated. Our music recording school is the smartest, most cost efficient audio engineering program available.
Located near the center of the state, Little Rock is the state capital of Arkansas, as well as its largest city. Not only is Little Rock a major player in Arkansas musical heritage of country, rockabilly and bluegrass music, but in recent years the city has produced bands in more progressive genres such as rock, alternative, punk and metal. Notable musicians or bands with ties to the Little Rock area include jazz greats Art Porter, Jr. and Art Porter, Sr.; bassist Jeremy Davis of rock band Paramore; American Idol winner Kris Allen; and alternative rock band Evanescence. Little Rock is also home to Riverfest, one of the state’s largest annual music festivals.
In keeping with the demands of Little Rock’s busy music scene, the city is home to numerous live venues and recording studios to accommodate the needs of local and visiting musicians. If you are considering a career in audio as a recording engineer, live audio engineer or music producer, Little Rock has plenty to offer you.
The secret to the RECORDING CONNECTION's success is our mentor-apprentice (extern) approach, in which we pair you with a working audio professional who gives you one-on-one training on real audio recording projects. Along the way, you'll make important industry contacts that can lead to future work. In fact, over 70 percent of our graduates go on to permanent industry jobs, many times even before they finish our program. We get you close to the action in ways other schools can't. Enroll in the Little Rock RECORDING CONNECTION today, and let us get you started!
We get our students jobs.
Of Our Graduates Get
Jobs in the Music Business
Our outstanding job placement rate is no accident. We are able to achieve this high mark because our graduates have trained inside a working recording studio—this gives our students excellent hands-on skills, real-world job experience, and the industry connections and references that just aren’t available on a school campus. Additionally, we have a very pro-active Stay Connected Job Assistance Program that serves as our graduates’ advocate in the job market for up to a year after course completion. When we say we’re connected with the music business, we mean it.read our student success stories
The Little Rock, Arkansas Recording Connection Audio School Advantage
We’ve Got Locations Everywhere.
The Recording Connection has locations scattered all over the globe. We even have them in Arkansas. Little Rock, to be precise. We’ve got other locations in Arkansas too, like Fort Smith and Jonesboro.
The other guys don't come close. Advantage: Recording Connection.
Our Low Tuition Keeps You Out of Debt.
The Recording Connection sound mixing school is extremely displeased with the way the education industry is hiking its tuition to offset financial difficulties. We aren’t going to do that. That’s why we’re keeping our tuition low. We spend smarter, and we pass the savings on to you. We want you to jumpstart your career, not go into debt forever.
The other guys not only cost more, they have lots of add-on charges. Advantage: Recording Connection.
Great Classrooms Inside Real Recording Studios.
Have you ever been so bored in a classroom that you thought you were going to start sleeping? Or worse, actually went to sleep? Well, that won’t happen in our program, because classrooms aren't a part of it. We’re going to put you to work in a real recording studio.
Advantage: Recording Connection.
You’ll be paired with a mentor, who is a currently working pro, and he/she will teach you one–on-one everything you need to know. You’ll be picking up skills that you'll be using for years.
With us, you are always number one. Advantage: Recording Connection.
Our Mentors Have Gold Records On Their Walls.
Our mentors are industry vets. They’re pros. They’re the guys who’ve worked with Lady Gaga, 50 Cent, and U2. We don’t screw around when choosing our mentors. We only partner with the best of the best.
Their teachers listen to the Gold Records our teachers produce. Advantage: Recording Connection.
Job Placement Assistance Program.
Just in case you don’t walk out of the program and get hired immediately, we have a job placement program that will run for an entire year. We will find you work.
The other guys give you a cold-call lead list when you graduate. Advantage: Recording Connection.
We're Recommended by Thousands of Pros.
Our school is amazing. It just is. Accordingly, thousands of professional industry veterans recommend our school, constantly. People of power in the industry recognize how awesome this program is.
You can count the number of pros who recommend the other guys on one hand. Advantage: Recording Connection.
From Day One, You’re On The Inside Track.
From the first minute of our program, you’ll be inside a real recording studio learning how the business and craft works. You’ll be witnessing everything from how to position a microphone to how to not get screwed in a business deal.
The other guys are on the outside, looking in. Advantage: Recording Connection.
The Recording Connection sound technician school offers a completely free tutoring program. Boom. Need help? It’s there.
Unlimited free tutoring. Advantage: Recording Connection.
Connections For Your Future.
The Recording Connection was designed so you'll be able to get connections in the industry. Your goal is to meet and befriend as many people as possible so that you can have as steady a footing as possible. You’re there to jumpstart your career, meeting and showing people what you can do. That's your part. Our part is put you in the presence of the people who matter.