Music Scene in
Your ABILENE-SWEETWATER, TX MUSIC RECORDING SCHOOL ALTERNATIVE
A recording school in the Abilene-Sweetwater area? Believe it! We’re the RECORDING CONNECTION, a program area of Recording Radio Film Connection & CASA Schools (RRFC). We are a post-secondary institution or trade school and we’re anything but typical in our approach. We provide an industry-oriented innovative recording school alternative that places you inside an actual Abilene-Sweetwater area recording studio, where you will work as an audio student extern and learn music production, audio engineering, mixing, live audio, electronic music-and its many sub-genres (trip hop, techno, house, trance and more), post production audio and club DJ. In the Abilene-Sweetwater area of Texas, a great way to launch an audio career is by externing in a recording studio in Abilene or Sweetwater. We’re the ones who can get your foot in the door.
Why spend upwards of 20-50 thousand dollars (plus relocation) to go to recording school at a college or trade school somewhere, when you can spend far less money and go to our recording school alternative in a real recording studio in the Abilene-Sweetwater area? Learn straight from the pros. Get connected as you get educated. Our recording school alternative is the smart and cost efficient program on the market today.
Located along a 42-mile stretch of Interstate-20 in west-central Texas, the towns of Abilene and Sweetwater together are home to nearly 150,000 people. Although this area isn’t one that people usually associate with the music business in general, the Abilene-Sweetwater area hosts its own music scene, fueled in part by the presence of several area colleges. Local bands and musicians can regularly be found playing in live music venues such as The Lucky Mule Saloon, Desperados, and Monk’s Coffee, in genres that include rock, folk, country and Tejano. Notable musicians with ties to the Abilene-Sweetwater area include Larry Gatlin, Lee Roy Parnell and Jessica Simpson.
To accommodate the needs of the music community, a number of recording studios make their home in the Abilene-Sweetwater area. If you are considering a career in audio as a recording engineer, live audio engineer or music producer, but prefer a smaller-town feel to the craziness of the big city, the Abilene-Sweetwater area offers a pleasant alternative.