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The Recording ConnectionAudio Engineering School BaltimoreNot like any other school: We. Hit. Different.

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Why learn audio or music production from an instructor on a campus when you can learn from a pro in his or her Baltimore studio?

On Location, Or Remote.

Not like any other school, this is Audio Education Updated, Reimagined, and Revitalized. Are You Ready to Take Your Place?

We hit different and here is why: 

You’re already familiar with how educational institutions operate. Taking prerequisites before being allowed to take the classes you really want. Signing up for labs once or twice a week for actual hands-on learning. Getting lost in the shuffle along with other students when you need some facetime with the instructor.

They may work for other “traditional” careers, but it didn’t make a lot of sense to us. For more than three decades, the Recording Connection has been flipping the script when it comes to BALTIMORE AUDIO ENGINEERING & MUSIC PRODUCTION SCHOOLS. Why take classes that mean nothing to you? Why sit in classes full of other students and listen to lectures when doing it yourself makes so much more sense? Why not get your hands dirty from day one?

Recording Connection takes you out of the classroom and puts you in a professional BALTIMORE RECORDING STUDIO. We’ve replaced the professor with a PRO MUSIC PRODUCER and give you hours of one-on-one time, five days a week. The curriculum can be customized around what you want, not a rehashed syllabus from years ago, it’s a guide that makes learning fun and enables you to bring your passion to the assignments right from the start.

And we do audio education in less time and for less money than so many of those “name” universities. Our programs last from six to nine months. Our enrollment fees are just a fraction of those four-year schools. Instead of buying a bag full of books, we give you an eBook that you can access right from your phone or computer.

The music industry isn’t like those other traditional jobs. And the Recording Connection isn’t like those other traditional four-year universities. In a creative industry, technology changes, gear changes, processes change. Why not go with the school that changed how audio engineering and music production was taught?

How are we different than other professional audio engineering schools?

We took that old stale classroom concept, rebuilt and upgraded it by putting your classroom in a professional recording studio.Then we emptied out all the other students and left only YOU and YOUR TEACHER (yay for one-on-one learning!) who happens to be a pro music producer (with killer credits) to train you privately (at your pace, full time, part time, nights or weekends available).

Your hands-on learn-by-doing experience starts here!

Close to Home or In Your Home
10 Miles, 10 Blocks, Or 10 Seconds from Your Future as a Music Industry Professional

When Covid-19 hit the U.S. at the start of 2020, the country shut down almost immediately. Flights were canceled, sports ceased to exist, and schools had to scramble to figure out how to reach their students. However, the Recording Connection already had the infrastructure in place to keep their students and mentors on-track - and safe. For decades we’ve been offering remote-learning options for those who found themselves just a little too far away to attend our programs in person. In fact, if you live in Baltimore, but want to study with an audio engineer in Miami or music producer in L.A., we can make that happen. How many AUDIO ENGINEERING AND MUSIC PRODUCTION SCHOOLS IN BALTIMORE are able to say that? During this new normal, The BALTIMORE RECORDING CONNECTION will provide you with digital audio workstations, e-books, and all the online access to their mentors they need. All you need to do is have a fast, powerful-enough computer and reliable internet access. How many of those other traditional schools will do that for you?

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Iconic Music and Audio Engineering Programs

Work with the Stars and Amplify

The programs you want, the schedule you need, and the instruction you deserve are what the Baltimore Recording Connection offers to its students. But our audio engineering and music production programs offer much more than that. As you expand your knowledge base and gain experience, there’s one more aspect you should consider. Opportunity. Just how many industry insiders do you expect to come walking into your university classroom to sit in on a couple of sessions with you and your instructor? We can’t guarantee you’ll have a session with Kanye West, but you will be working with artists on a regular basis. Remember, first and foremost, this is a real-world studio. Our Baltimore mentors are working professionals in the music business. You’ll be introduced to a variety of acts, using state of the art gear, and meeting other industry insiders. How will you want to be remembered? Each and every session is a chance for someone to remember your name when they need an audio engineer or music producer. But our mentors can’t do that for you. If this is what you want to do with your life, it’s up to you to put in the work and make yourself indispensable. These opportunities aren’t always going to be gift-wrapped for you. Doesn’t it make sense to take advantage of the times when they are?

Audio and Music Programs Available Learn from an Industry Professional in a Real Recording Studio.

Ableton Electronic Music Production

24-Week and 36-Week Programs Available

Capture the music in your head with our hands-on Ableton Live curriculum featuring private training from noted EDM DJs and producers. In the Recording Connection for Ableton Electronic Music Production program, learn how to elevate your music to the professional level and get your sound in front of the decision-makers at major EDM labels.

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Hip Hop & Beat Making

24 Weeks

Take your beat making and hip hop knowledge to the professional level by learning from a major Hip Hop Producer in his or her studio in our Recording Connection for Hip Hop & Beat Making program. Learn what separates the real-deals from the wannabes.

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Logic Pro Electronic Music Production

20 Weeks

Learn Logic Pro as you extern under a professional electronic music composer, dance music producer, or touring DJ in their studio in our Recording Connection for Logic Pro Electronic Music Production program. Gain insider access to the electronic music scene. You tell us your favorite genres of electronic music, and we will help you produce that type of music.

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Music Producing

20 Weeks

Looking to build a career as a music producer? Our insider access is your opportunity to make lasting hookups that can help you get started at producing today’s music. In our Recording Connection for Music Producing program, you’ll learn in private sessions with a professional producer who can show you the ins-and-outs of this dynamic career.

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Audio Engineering & Music Production

20 Weeks

From the basics of listening and microphone placement to Pro Tools and mastering, extern with a professional audio engineer in the studio, learn in the trenches and on-the-job. Take your dreams to the professional level in our Recording Connection for Audio Engineering & Music Production program.

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Here's what Former Baltimore Students have to Say About Recording Connection

I have been training under professional audio engineer and Grammy award winner Marc Moreau to learn ableton and pro tools and the knowledge I have gained is priceless! I have also been working with my academic facilitator Hunter Arbaugh who is available anytime I need help with anything outside of my time at the studio. We have remote sessions and we are able to work on specific things within my own projects to gain the knowledge hands on. Overall it has been a great experience. Highy recommended!

Nicholas Leupen in Sykesville, Maryland

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You’ve got to put in your effort. You have to show the studio you’re actually going to show up, you’re going to be there, you’re going to work hard, and you know your stuff.
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Baltimore Recording Connection Audio Institute

7718 Bradley Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
(240) 630-5140

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