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You want hands-on training? Try this! A recording studio stocked to the gills with all the gear you’ve dreamed of, and your own personal mentor to show you how to use it! No amount of classroom instruction can match the knowledge you’ll gain working with real gear in a real studio. Afraid of making mistakes? Don’t be—your mentor is standing by to help hone your skills while instructing you, correcting you, and teaching you the tricks of the trade that you won’t learn in any traditional school. This is the stuff of music industry success—and it’s all right here for you to learn.

Something else that’s great about our campus is that is rich in musical history. When you attend recording school in Birmingham, you’re in a town that has contributed greatly to the history of blues, jazz, country and gospel in this country—and that’s just scratching the surface. From musical legends like Sun Ra, Tammy Wynette and Emmylou Harris to modern hitmakers like Gucci Mane and Ruben Studdard, they’ve all got roots in this area, and have likely made records in the very room where you’ll be learning the arts of recording, producing and mixing.

Suffice it to say that this recording studio, which is your personal campus, is a place where great sounds are made—a place where greatness happens. If you dream of being the Next Big Thing, you couldn’t be in better place. Ready to get started on your journey to greatness? Good—because this classroom is waiting for you.

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That's right: this is your classroom for the next six months. (Or at least, a room that looks a lot like this one.) As a Recording Connection student, you'll be studying on-the-job in one of several world-class recording studios in Birmingham, and you'll be learning from a mentor who specializes in your musical interest.

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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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