Music Production / Audio Engineering Training in Portland, OR

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Oregon Music Technology School:
Oregon Music Technology School (OMTS), located in the music lab at Portland State University, downtown Portland, Oregon, is a Music Technology School offering rigorous instruction in all aspects of modern music making, including analog & digital audio, MIDI, notation and movie scoring. We specialize in hands-on projects using applications like Pro Tools and Digital Performer.

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Students completing all three 100-level Music Technology Seminars will receive certification from Oregon Music Technology School.

100-Level Courses:

Audio Recording Techniques (MTS 111):

Introduces students to the science, tools, and techniques involved in the field of audio engineering. Topics include acoustics & electronics, microphones, mixing board set up and operation, and signal processing. Applications used include Digital Performer, ProTools, and some synthesis applications.

MIDI Music Making (MTS 112):
Studies how MIDI technology is used by today's music producers to create exciting music tracks entirely with computer software. Includes extensive instruction on sequencing application Digital Performer. Additional focus on "looping" and beat creation, and software instruments.

Digital Music Production (MTS 113):
Puts MIDI and audio together in a computer editing environment. Topics include digital audio recording & editing, virtual sound modules, music on the Internet, and project studio setup. Special emphasis on music mixing and mastering. Applications used include Digital Performer, Pro Tools, and various signal processing applications.

Summer Recording Workshops:

Introduction to the Recording Studio (MTS 201):
Over the course of five real-world recording sessions, students are introduced to the hardware and software utilized in today's top recording studios.

Advanced Recording Studio Techniques (MTS 301):
In a series of five increasingly complex recording situations, students are put in the engineer's chair to record, mix, and publish their creative music production projects.

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The Contemporary Music Course
Courses / Programs
‘The Contemporary Music Course’ is an attractively presented high quality online music course for beginners, songwriters and arrangers. No previous qualifications are required. You'll have instant access for a year, to 130 lessons that stream instantly from the net to your computer, iPad or iPhone.

Free two day trial!!! If you are interested let us know via the form on our Contact Us page.

I haven't seen anything like this style of presentation on the internet. Apart from private students globally it is being used as a college teaching resource in NZ and Australia.

Student Testimonials:

"I think your website is awesome. It really gives you the feeling of being in a music school" Valerie Crawford, student - USA

"When I discovered your course - Geronimo!!!!!! Perfect timing and perfect content!!!!!! I spent four hours on it last night immediately and it is completely brilliant. The guitar and drum sections are a complete gift. Thank you so much. But it is all explained so clearly and simply. The best thing is the boost finding your course has given me and I am moving from the fear into the enjoyment which I have been searching for." Kris Yarborough, Student - U.K.
‘The Language of Music (theory)’, ‘Chords and Harmony’, ‘Voicings / Arranging 1', ‘Basic Counterpoint’, ‘Writing for Drums’ and 'Writing for Guitar' - in production is 'Writing with a computer' (Sibelius software and Logic sequencing softwares).
The Eliason School of Music
Courses / Programs
The Eliason School of Music, located in Southwest Portland, Oregon, is a music school offering both violin and piano lessons to students of all ages. In an attempt to offer students a balanced approach to learning in our piano lessons and violin lessons, we have developed complete instruction which offers students the best of both worlds. Students are allowed to play a wide assortment of music and experience the joy of playing, while at the same time they receive all the technical tools necessary to achieve their highest play.
- Piano Lessons
- Violin Lessons
- Music Lessons for Children
- Adult Music Lessons
- Private Music Lessons
- Lessons are taught Monday through Friday
- 45 minute and hour long lessons
- Two free recitals per year
Bella Institute School of Cosmetology, Portland
Courses / Programs
Situated in the heart of Portland OR, Bella Institute School of Cosmetology provides a range of comprehensive beauty training courses in topics that include Hair Design & Barbering, Nail Technology, Esthetics & Skincare, and Hair Extensions. Drawing on our own vast experience in the industry, we have designed our programs around the best techniques and products in the industry, and assembled a team of instructors that can teach you the skills you need at your own pace.

We have carefully tailored our diverse programs to get our students ready to break into the industry, ahead of the rest. If you have the motivation to succeed, we have the tools to get you equipped for your exciting new career.
Professional Beauty / Cosmetology Training Courses:

- Hair Design and Barbering Programs
- Nail Technology Beauty School Classes
- Esthetics & Skincare Training
- Hair Extension Training

- Our school offers flexible class schedules to meet your needs.

- We can get you working in the industry as a professional in less than a year while maintaining the highest educational standard
Logic Pro Help
Courses / Programs
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Our services range from live, hands-on Apple Certification Logic Pro workshops taught by David Nahmani in our Los Angeles classroom, to in-home consulting, online forum and free user groups meetings with seminars from music industry professionals. Online training can also be arranged upon demand.

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Logic Pro Training Programs:

- The New Features in Logic Pro X (one day class - intermediate level)
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- Electronic & Dance Music Production in Logic Pro X (two days - intermediate level)
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California College of Music, Pasadena
Courses / Programs
Conveniently situated in Pasadena, Los Angeles County, California College of Music (CCM) is a music school that provides a range of programs with emphasis on 5 instruments: Guitar, Bass, Drums, Keyboards & Vocals.

Founded in 1998, CCM originally operated under the name "Pasadena International Music Academy." In 2007, PIMA became CCM under the supervision of Grammy Award-winning recording engineer Reggie Dozier and legendary trombonist Wayne Henderson, founder of the Jazz Crusaders.

CCM is known for its nurturing environment. Courses are taught by a distinguished faculty of highly-acclaimed music industry professionals who will help you develop discipline, technical skills, theoretical knowledge, versatility, and a confident attitude.
CCM offers 4 programs with an emphasis on 5 instruments; Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Drums & Keyboards:

- Associate of Science Degree in Music Performance (6 quarters)
- Certificate Program (4 quarters)
- Apprentice Program (2 quarters)