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Make or record any form of popular or avant-garde music. Learn Pro Tools in a real studio.

Tuition: Just $9800
Curriculum Covers

- Sound & Hearing, Acoustics, Monitoring
- Basic Electronics, Signal Routing
- Dynamics, Equalization, Effects Processing
- Analog and Digital Audio
- Pro Tools Software, and more.

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Our insider access is your opportunity to make lasting hookups to launch your career as a music producer. Learn in private apprenticeship sessions from a professional music producer.

Tuition: Just $9800
Curriculum Covers

- Sound & Hearing, Acoustics, Monitoring
- Basic Electronics, Signal Routing
- Dynamics, Equalization, Effects Processing
- Analog and Digital Audio
- Pro Tools Software, and more.

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A Top Palm Springs Studio

Prepare for a career as a front-of-house engineer by apprenticing under a touring Audio Engineer. If you goal is to get inside the music industry and tour the world, this recording program is for you.

Tuition: Just $9800
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- Sound & Hearing, Acoustics, Monitoring
- Microphone design, Sound Systems
- Dynamics Range, Headroom, Harmonic Distortion
- Input and Output Impedance, Indoor / Outdoor Sound
- Pro Tools Software, and more.

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A Top Palm Springs Studio

Now that you have been educated and trained in audio, you must show the industry that you have the necessary credentials. The best way to do this is to become certified. The Recording Connection Certification Programs in Pro Tools™ do just that.

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- 2 or hours of preparation with an award-winning Audio Engineer and Music Producer via Skype.
- Written / Practical Exams
- Certification Award
- Custom logo for your resume
- Elevated Job Placement Status, and More!

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A Top Palm Springs Studio

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You can't get more inside music business access than this course. Gain an understanding the world of agents, managers, labels, royalties, 360 deals, copyrights, concert riders and more.

Tuition: Just $9800
Curriculum Covers

- A&R, Marketing, Publicity and Promotion
- Record Labels - Sales, Legal & Business Affairs
- Music Publishing and Compensation
- Artist, Producer, & Songwriter Management
- And much more.

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Apprentice under the legends of the music industry who have made the greatest music of all time. We offer private access to the recording-industry leaders who’ve crafted records for U2, Frank Sinatra, Kendrick Lamar, Beyoncé, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Metallica, Michael Jackson, Shania Twain, Dolly Parton, Neil Young, Hole, Nirvana, Sam Cooke, Ozzy Osbourne and hundreds more.

Tuition: Just $9800
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- Learn what you want from the BEST in the business.
- Audio Engineering and Music Producing
- Music Business, A&R, Publishing
- Advanced Audio
- And much more.

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A Top Palm Springs Studio

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Our insider access is your opportunity to make lasting hookups to launch your career as a music producer. Learn in private apprenticeship sessions from a professional music producer.

Tuition: Just $9800
Curriculum Covers

- Sound & Hearing, Acoustics, Monitoring
- Basic Electronics, Signal Routing
- Dynamics, Equalization, Effects Processing
- Analog and Digital Audio
- Pro Tools Software, and more.

Your Classroom:

A Top Palm Springs Studio

Learn what separates the real-deals from the wannabes.strong> Take your beat-making and hip hop music to the biggest stage by apprenticing (externing) on the inside with a major Hip Hop Producer in their recording studio.

Tuition: Just $9800
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- Sound & Hearing, Acoustics, Monitoring
- Music Fundamentals, Songwriting, Elements of Style
- Sequencing, MIDI, History of 808s
- EQ, Dynamic Processing, Effects, Mixing / Mastering
- Music Publishing
- Logic Pro software, and much more.

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A Top Palm Springs Studio

Featuring Hands-On Ableton Live or Logic Pro Training with Private Instruction from noted EDM producers and DJs.

Tuition: Starts at $3500
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- Ableton Live Fundamentals
- MIDI, Comppsition and Instrumentation, Finalizing
- Sound Design and Audio Processing
- Editing, Mixing
- Advanced Techniques, Instrument and Effect Racks, Drum Racks
- LIVE with Ableton Live
- Arranging, Advanced Vocals, Advanced Mixing/Mastering

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Palm Springs / California

Recording Connection
Audio School


The Palm Springs Recording Connection

If you were hoping to find a good recording school in Palm Springs, your wish is granted! We’re the RECORDING CONNECTION, the only Palm Springs Recording School that gets you inside an actual Palm Springs recording studio where you will work as a student apprentice (extern) while you learn your choice of mixing, audio engineering, music production, live audio, electronic music-and its many sub-genres (video game music, acid house, dub fusion, electronica and more), post production audio and club DJ. In Palm Springs, one of the best ways to start in the recording industry than is by working as an apprentice (extern) in a recording studio–and the RECORDING CONNECTION to can get your foot in the door.

You don’t have to spend 20-50 thousand dollars plus relocation to attend school; you can attend recording school in a real recording studio right in Palm Springs for far less. Learn directly from the pros, and get connected as you get educated. Our audio recording offers a highly effective and affordable way to get started in a music industry career.

To APPLY for our Palm Springs Recording School, click here.

Located in the California desert, in the Coachella Valley near the base of Mt. San Jacinto, Palm Springs is a resort community of about 48,000 people, popular for its golfing, tennis and other outdoor activities. Despite its relatively small size, its resort-area status encourages a vibrant music scene and nightlife to entertain vacationers. Besides being home to numerous live music venues and recording studios which accommodate the local scene, two major music festivals–Stagecoach Country Music Festival and Coachella Music and Arts Festival–are held just outside of Palm Springs each year, attracting many thousands of music fans to the area. Coachella alone is one of the nation’s most predominant festivals, featuring bands from a wide range of genres.

The frequent musical activity in the Palm Springs makes it a great spot to learn audio engineering, music production, recording or live audio–and the RECORDING CONNECTION can get you in the heart of the action. We do this by our revolutionary mentor-apprentice (extern) approach, in which we pair you with a working industry professional who personally instructs you on real audio and recording projects. As you learn the necessary skills, you’ll also make important industry connections that can lead to future work. In fact, over 70% of our graduates get hired, many times by the very companies where we placed them as apprentices! You could be next! Enroll in the Palm Springs RECORDING CONNECTION today, and let us get you started on the path toward your dreams.



Study any of the
following audio courses
with us in and around Palm Springs

Study as an apprentice and train for audio careers inside a real recording studio.

Audio Engineering Program (Pro Tools)

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Electronic Music Artist (Ableton)

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Music Producing Program

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Hip Hop Producer Program

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Audio Certification

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Live DJ

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Live Sound Engineer

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Logic Electronic Music

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We get our students jobs.

72%

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 proactive 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.

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Many of the legendary producers
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Top Recording Engineers, Famous Music Producers, Heavyweight Industry Figures

Our Low Tuition Keeps You Out of Debt

RECORDING
CONNECTION
$9,800
%
TRADE
SCHOOL
$22,000 + $20,500*
%
2-YEAR
JR. COLLEGE
$44,000 + $61,000*
%
4-YEAR TRADITIONAL COLLEGE$88,000 + $122,000*
*Average Accrued Interest Charges

Sources: Sallie Mae student loan calculator - Nerd Wallet - Best Value Schools - Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

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Recording Connection
Audio School
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Watch how we teach audio through our mentor apprentice method of education. Learn more about the pros from whom you will learn professional recording techniques, where our courses are taught, what professional audio engineers and music producers think about our programs, and more.

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Locations of our Palm Springs area campuses

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The Palm Springs, California Recording Connection Audio School Advantage


1

Hundreds of Locations. Really.

The Recording Connection has locations everywhere—throughout the U.S., Canada, the U.K., even Australia. Wherever you are or want to be, we’ve got locations. Here in California, we can train you in Palm Springs, San Francisco, San Diego, Los Angeles—the list goes on and on.

Hundreds of locations. Advantage: Recording Connection.

2

Graduate With Little or No Debt.

At the Recording Connection, we keep our tuition low. We don't believe you should have to be buried in debt in order to attend school. With our low rates, you can graduate with little or no debt.

Affordable tuition, no hidden fees. Advantage: Recording Connection.

3

Your Classroom Will Be In a Real Recording Studio.

With our program, you won't be stuck in a boring classroom. You’ll be learning in a real recording studio. You’ll be sitting behind a mixing board and learning to perfect your craft inside of sitting in a lecture hall.

Advantage: Recording Connection.

4

One-on-One Instruction.

In the Recording Connection audio engineering school, you’ll be learning one-on-one from a seasoned industry veteran. You’ll be picking up the tricks the way the pros do it, and you'll have an instant ally in the music industry.

With us, you are always number one. Advantage: Recording Connection.

5

Our Mentors Are Top Industry Pros—the Kind With Gold Records.

To be involved as a mentor in our school, you need to be awesome. You need to have legit credits. You need to be able to walk the walk as well as talk the talk. Our mentors work with top music artists on a regular basis. Needless to say, many of them have Gold Records on their walls.

Learn from true industry professionals with real accolades. Advantage: Recording Connection.

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6

Job Placement Assistance Program.

Are you freaked out by the doom and gloom the news programs spout about the economy and job market? Don’t be. In the event that you don't get hired right out of your apprenticeship (externship), we offer the most active Job Placement Assistance program available in our industry. It lasts for an entire year after you graduate. Heck yes!

We don't just give you a cold-call lead list when you graduate. We help you find work. Advantage: Recording Connection.

7

The Audio School Recommended by the Pros.

We're endorsed by lots of top-level industry professionals. Pros love us because our program actually works. Parents love us because our program actually works. Students love us because…… OUR PROGRAM WORKS.

Endorsed by some of the best in the business. Advantage: Recording Connection.

8

You’re On The Inside From the Beginning.

From the first days of your enrollment in our audio school, you’ll be inside a real recording studio. You’ll be working with professional engineers, artists, and producers. You’ll be learning on your feet and solving problems quickly. No beating on the doors with our program—we get you in the door from day one.

You're on the inside from day one. Advantage: Recording Connection.

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Free Tutoring—As Much As You Need.

If you're struggling an assignment or project, or there's something you don't understand, don't panic. Your one-on-one training is supplemented with unlimited, completely free tutor. We'll get you over the hump.

Unlimited free tutoring. Advantage: Recording Connection.

10

Tons of Connections.

In any creative industry connections are what will enable you to find work. That’s why our program emphasizes them so heavily. Apprenticing on-the-job, you’ll be making connections with people that will not only become your friends but also eventually help you gain employment.

Real world music industry connections. Big Advantage: Recording Connection.