Music Schools Providing Music Industry Education

Your ACM experience starts from the moment you walk through the door and enrol on to one of our full or part time music courses. Whether you choose to join our Music Performance, Audio Production or Music Business Schools, you will not only have access to a fantastic range of industry standard music facilities, but the opportunity to learn and work along side our tutors who remain immersed in the UK and international music scene.

Performance School
As a committed student, the ACM Performance School offers the best start for any musician wanting a long-term career in music. You will have unlimited access to some of the world’s leading educators who are always on hand to help you with your musical development… » more

Audio Production School
A modern audio production professional is likely to be involved in many stages of the production process. Here at ACM we aim to give students an excellent grounding in a variety of essential production areas. We feel that this is vital for the growth of a successful producer / sound engineer / programmer… » more

Music Business School
The ACM Business School is a market leader delivering trained graduates into the heart of the music, media, creative and technology industries via a one year Cert HE and two year accelerated Degree programme… » more

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Featured Tutors

Meet the music lecturers of ACM Guildford

Sarah Geary


Senior Lecturer – Vocals » Career Credits: Paul Young, Edwin Starr, Hot Chocolate, Bonnie Tyler, Crowded House and James B » more

Adam Pain


Performance School Manager A graduate of LIPA, Adam has extensive live and studio experience, having worked throughout the UK and » more

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ACM News

The School that Rocks – BBC3 Documentary


We hope you were all able to catch a brand new BBC3 documentary entitled Th » more

ACM@Metropolis – New Courses for 2014


ACM and Metropolis Studios are pleased to announce the commencement of two » more

ACM at South By South West 2014 (SXSW)


SXSW is one of the world’s biggest music industry conventions bringing to » more

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Music Courses

Full Time Music Courses
ACM offers full time courses at Diploma, Higher Diploma, Degree and Masters Degree levels. Click your discipline below to find out more.

» Guitar » Bass » Drums » Vocals » Keyboards
» Artist Development & Songwriting
» Music Production
» Creative Sound Design for New Media
» Tour Production & Management
» Music Business

Part Time Music Courses
ACM offers loads of fantastic courses for ages 4-7, 7-12, 12-16 and 16+ » see all

» Guitar » Bass » Drums » Vocals » Keyboards
» Music Production » Radio Broadcasting
» ACM XL » ACM Junior » ACM Kids


Music Business Room

Business Room 1

Our Music Business Room is a lecture facility designed to be used exclusively by students » more

SSL Duality Studio


ACM’s latest investment in state-of-the-art recording technology is the cutting edge » more

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Student News

Elena Ramona – ACM Vocal Alumna (2010)


Music, singing and songwriting have always been the passion of ACM Vocal Al » more

Guitarist for Cradle of Filth – Richard Shaw ACM Guitar Alumnus


Having enrolled and completed ACM’s then Guitar Higher Diploma (now Cert » more

Doomed From Day One – ACM Alumni in Metal’s Fast Lane


Thanks to a growing reputation for putting on savage live shows and their i » more

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