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If you’re looking for an Ottawa Music School with an industry edge, you’ve come to the right place! RECORDING CONNECTION is the only school that places you as an audio student extern inside an actual Ottawa recording studio, where you will receive one-on-one training from a seasoned industry professional in the arts of music recording, music production, mixing and more. In Ottawa, Ontario, there is simply no smarter way to get started in the music business than by externing in an Ottawa recording studio. We’re the school that gets your foot in the door.
Make no mistake–traditional music recording school programs at trade schools and colleges can cost anywhere from 10-50 thousand dollars. By contrast, with our program, you can learn the same skills in a real recording studio for 75 percent less! The choice is clear–get on the inside track, and make industry connections while getting educated in a real-world environment. Our music recording school is the most innovative, smartest, most cost-efficient program you’ll find anywhere.
Located in northeastern Ontario just across the Ottawa River from Quebec, the city of Ottawa serves as Canada’s national capital, anchoring a metro population of over a million people. Although not a city many people might readily associate with the music industry in general, Ottawa actually has a diverse, thriving music scene, offering plenty of real-world opportunities for aspiring music producers, audio engineers, and recording artists. A broad range of genres is represented in the Ottawa scene, ranging from classical and jazz to punk, metal, and hip-hop. Live music can be heard virtually any night of the week, from both local and touring bands who play in venues such as Scotiabank Place, Zaphod Beeblebrox, Mavericks, and any of a large number of smaller pubs and venues. A number of noteworthy musicians have ties to Ottawa, and include Alanis Morissette, Bruce Cockburn, Paul Anka and Kathleen Edwards, to name a few.
Keeping step with the ongoing needs of the Ottawa music community, a number of quality recording studios make their home here–and with the help of RECORDING CONNECTION, one of these studios has the potential to become your personal classroom.
Our advantage over other music schools comes from our revolutionary mentor-extern approach. Forget the sterile college classroom–we have no use for it in our program. Instead, we put you where the action is, in a real recording studio, where an experienced audio professional will train you one-on-one using our curriculum. As you gain valuable hands-on experience on real recording projects, you’ll make plenty of connections with other music industry pros who can help advance your career. No other music school on the planet can offer you this kind of learning opportunity. Enroll in our Ottawa Music School today, and discover what we can do for your career.