Summer School

Calling all vocalists, guitarists, drummers & bass players…

Want to play in a band and learn new skills, or learn how to record your own music?
Join ACM’s Performance and Production Summer School.
Cutting edge courses taught by tutors direct from the music industry specifically designed for students of different ages

ACM Summer School 2019

Dates: Monday 19th August – Friday 23rd August

For more information about ACM’s Summer School please get in touch with the ACM Admissions Team – 01483 500 800
Campus: Guildford

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Find the Right ACM Summer School Course for YOU

Guitar | Bass | Drums | Vocals

  • £149
  • 10am-1pm

Summer school performance looks at 3 different songs during the week. Each day consists of a of 2 x 1.5 hr workshops specific to the song for that day with regular band or performance workshops Tutors are specifically chosen for the genre they are most comfortable with and classes have around 15 students on average.

Skills to Gain

  • Shredding
  • Set-up and Maintenance
  • Rhythm Workshops
  • Samba and Gospel Choir Workshops
  • Bass and Drum Workshops
  • Using Pedals and Other Cool Gear
  • Choreography
  • Live Performance and Band Workshops
  • Valuable information and advice from our experienced staff.
  • Real insight into full time education at ACM.

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  • £149
  • 10am-1pm

On the Production Summer School you will learn to record and produce a track from scratch using Apples LOGIC Audio software.

You will learn the skills to be able to record some acoustic instruments , edit them in software and use as samples to enhance you track.

You will get hands on experience in an analogue recording studio using an analogue mixing desk as well as gaining the skills to be able to mix and master on a computer.

Skills to Gain

  • Microphone Theory
  • Compression
  • Using Effects and Plugins
  • Using the Patchbay
  • Mixing
  • Mastering
  • Editing Midi and Audio
  • Recording bass, drums acoustic and electric guitars

Each day consists of 2×1.5 hr sessions either in our MIT suite using the latest Apple computers or in one of our State of the art recording studios. There is a 15 min break during the day at 11:15am.

Places are filling up for the next instalment of ACM’s Summer School so to be sure to reserve your space get in touch with our Admissions Team on 01483 500 800 or admissions@acm.ac.uk who will be able to advise you on the most suitable course, your opportunities to progress and process your enrolment (including payment).

Can’t make it to the Summer School this year? Well, why not come along to one of our Saturday Courses, which run over three terms starting September, January and April!

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  • £299
  • 2-7pm

On the Production Summer School, you will learn to record and produce a track from scratch using Apples LOGIC Audio software.

You will learn the skills to be able to record some acoustic instruments , edit them in software and use as samples to enhance you track.

You will get hands on experience in an analogue recording studio using an analogue mixing desk as well as gaining the skills to be able to mix and master on a computer.

Skills to Gain

  • Microphone Theory
  • Compression
  • Using Effects and Plugins
  • Using the Patchbay
  • Mixing
  • Mastering
  • Editing Midi and Audio
  • Recording bass, drums acoustic and electric guitars

Each day consists of 3×1.5 hr sessions either in our MIT suite using the latest Apple computers or in one of our State of the art recording studios. There are two breaks during the day 1×15 min and 1×30 min break at 5pm to allow for food and drink.

 

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