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

ACM Student TV

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Featured Tutors

Meet the music lecturers of ACM Guildford

Fraser Smith


Senior Lecturer – Audio Production » Career Credits: » Career Credits: Little Man Tate, The Yards, Kate Louise Smith, Shed » more

Antony Greaves


Head of Audio Production » Career Credits: Travis, Supergrass, Coldplay and Robbie Williams. Antony is Head of Audio Production » more

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ACM News

ACM Open Day – Sunday 4th October 2015

ACM Open Day – Sunday 4th October 2015

At ACM it’s you that matters most and whoever you want to be we’ll » more

Skunk Anansie | The Inside Track | Studio Life Week One


As I said in my last blog, Skunk Anansie are back in the studio cutting ou » more

FREE ACM Taster Sessions at the Century Of Sound Festival 2015


Surrey Heath Borough Council, in association with The Academy Of Contempor » 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 IT Suite 3

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Located in our Artist Development Centre, our newest Music Information Technology suite i » more

Music Business Room

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

Check out all the fantastic ACM Facilities here.

Student News

Alex Torjussen | Drummer To The Stars

Alex Torjussen

It’s been a while since ACM have caught up with Alex Torjussen, ACM » more

Seonaid Bowers – ACM Vocal Alumna 2011


Since graduating in 2011 from the ACM vocal degree, Seonaid Bowers has bee » more

Ben Scholey – From ACM To Supermassive Games

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An education in music can take you to some interesting places. After compl » more

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