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Dark Horse Institute:
Dark Horse Institute in Franklin (15 miles south of downtown Nashville), Tennessee, is an audio engineering and music production school providing students with real-world training. We can teach you everything you need to know to get started in the recording industry in 12 weeks. As our school is hands-on, you will be learning from (and working alongside) professional producers and engineers who do this for a living - every day of the week. Our goal is to give our students every opportunity to excel in the entertainment industry.

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Accelerated Music Production Crash Course:

Intro to Recording:
Right off the bat you will learn the essentials that EVERY engineer needs to be competent starting with topics such as: Understanding sound, Console signal flow, Types of Microphones, Loudspeakers, and Basic Music Theory. Also in this first course we are Photo of Audio Production / Music Engineering Programs in Franklin, TNgoing to teach you the "need to knows" to audio connections, soldering, trouble shooting, and studio maintenance. Finally this course will introduce you to the role of the assistant engineer and his role in the recording process.

Analog Recording:
With a good foundation from weeks 1 and 2, this part of the program will focus on analog recording and equipment. We will cover such topics as critical listening, analog tape machines, analog alignment, compression, equalization and many different types of outboard gear. You will also start learning the fundamentals of microphone placement (hands on in the studio) and what it takes to get world-class sounds with various hands on recording labs. Towards the end of this course we will go over analog mixing and Neve flying fader console automation systems.

Digital Recording:
With a solid grasp of signal flow and gain staging under your belt, you will now tackle the fundamentals of Digital Recording. You will begin learning the ins and outs of various digital machines like the Otari Radar II and Pro Tools HD. You will also learn the basics of the Apple Computer and how to properly maintain the computer.

Pro Tools:
For you to succeed as an audio engineer, it is essential that you master the "industry standard" Pro Tools. By week 7 you will be immersed into the world of Pro Tools 8 and begin learning all the tips and tricks that the professionals use on a daily basis.

Business of Recording:
Week 9 we will focus on the music business and how it relates to becoming a successful recording engineer. In our continuing lecture series, you will also hear from some of the world's most successful engineers and producers, and how they operate the business side of their passion.

Studio Recording:
Weeks 11 and 12 brings your educational experience full circle, as you continue the process of recording this album from beginning to end. You will be miccing the drum, acoustic and electric guitars, as well as all the other instruments. You'll be engineering the vocal overdubs and lead solos. You'll be mixing all the songs, finally master the project and deliver the band a final product. You'll be doing all this on the same gear that is used to record some of the biggest selling albums in the world.

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Address: 230 Franklin Road, Franklin, Tennessee 37064, USA
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Major Scales Music School
Courses / Programs
Music Lessons in Clinton, MS and covering the Jackson metro area. Our teachers enjoy instructing students from beginner through advance. Learn rock, jazz, blues, metal, pop or classical music. We offer private lesson and group lessons. Students also have opportunities to show off their skills to during our jam and performance sessions as well as recitals. Attend your private lesson once a week with your friendly and experienced teacher.

You may start your lessons at anytime. We are opened year round, even during the summer months. There are no contracts on your lessons and no semester or yearly requirements. Start your lessons today it is quick and simple.
Beginner to advanced music lessons for all. We also offer tutoring for music teachers:

Learn Jazz, Blues, Rock, R&B, Metal, Musical Theater or Classical

We offer a wide array of genres to learn.

Saxophone, Clarinet, Trumpet, Trombone, French Horn, Baritone,
Voice lessons
Guitar lessons
Bass lessons, Cello lessons, Violin lessons, Viola lessons
Piano lessons

- Music Theory , Jazz Studies, Compositions and Song Writing
- Preparation / Coaching for talent shows
- Preparation / Coaching for auditions
Memphis College of Art
Courses / Programs
Founded in 1936, Memphis College of Art (MCA) is a professional center of art and design education in Shelby County, Tennessee. We are dedicated to preparing individuals for lives of creating, problem solving and critical thinking. We offer Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degree programs in photography, digital media, design arts, fine arts with concentrations in painting, photography, sculpture and drawing among others. Memphis College of Art also offers Master of Fine Arts (MFA) and Masters of Art in Teaching and Education.

At the core of the College is its rigorous academic programs. Whether studying at the undergraduate or graduate level, each student is guided through the intellectual and technical aspects of artmaking and discourse. To provide the best experience for learning, small classes (typical studio class size is 12 -15) are prepared and offered by a faculty of artists and scholars, all dedicated to the personal growth and development of each student.

MCA is accredited regionally and nationally by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and is an accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).
Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degree programs in Photography, Digital Media, Design Arts & Fine Arts:

Concentrations include:
- Animation
- Digital Cinema
- Digital Media
- Drawing
- Foundations
- Graphic Design
- Illustration
- Liberal Arts – General Ed
- Painting
- Photography
- Printmaking
- Sculpture
- Sequential Narrative

Graduate Degree Programs:
- MFA in Studio Arts
- Masters of Art in Teaching (MAT)
- Masters of Art in Education (MAArtEd)
ProMedia Training Nashville
Courses / Programs
If you are searching for an affordable alternative option to an audio engineering degree in Nashville TN, ProMedia Training could be the perfect solution for you! Conveniently situated in the beautiful Cool Springs area of Nashville, we provide hands-on Pro Tools certified training for musicians, producers, recording engineers and singers/songwriters.

Our state-of-the-art Nashville training center has been built from the ground up to provide our students with the best possible training environment. We are the leader in Avid Pro Tools training and certification, accelerated audio engineering, recording, mixing and multimedia training and education, taught by Grammy winning faculty.

ProMedia Training is the premier authorized Avid Pro School having certified more students in Pro Tools than any other organization. ProMedia Training helps you apply your creativity using modern applications so your digital audio production skills match the pace of the industry.

We also have state of the art facilities, and partner facilities in Atlanta GA, Chicago IL, Dallas TX, Miami FL, Las Vegas NV, Los Angeles & San Diego CA, New York and Washington, DC.
- Pro Tools Core Package: Pro Tools 101, Pro Tools 110

- Pro Tools Operator Certification Package: Pro Tools 101, Pro Tools 110, Pro Tools 201, Pro Tools 210

- Pro Tools Expert Certification Package: Pro Tools 101, Pro Tools 110, Pro Tools 201, Pro Tools 210, Pro Tools 310

Individual Courses:
- PT 101: Pro Tools 101
- PT 110: Pro Tools 110
- PT 201: Pro Tools 201
University of Southern Mississippi School of Music
Courses / Programs
The University of Southern Mississippi School of Music is located in Hattiesburg, Forrest County, approximately 85 miles from the state capital, Jackson. Our Entertainment Industry Program is designed to prepare students for exciting and challenging careers in recording, broadcasting, and live production / management fields through two tracks of study - production and management. Both tracks lead to the Bachelor of Science degree.

The University of Southern Mississippi School of Music has a longstanding international reputation for musical excellence and is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM). The school is recognized for its eminence in musical artistry, education and community service. Serving more than 535 majors from the United States and 15 countries, the school maintains a strongly diverse student population. We have a strong record of placement for our graduates into competitive jobs and graduate programs.
- Entertainment Industry Program with two tracks of study - production or management. Both tracks lead to the Bachelor of Science degree. Subjects include Video Production, Audio Production, Talent Management, Record Company Operations, Music Publishing and more...
Adirondack Learning Academy - Accredited Homeschool Online Programs
Courses / Programs
• Adirondack Learning Academy (ALA) is an NCAA-approved and NISAC-accredited online homeschool provider.

• We deliver comprehensive online courses to kindergarten, elementary school, middle school & high school students in Tennessee and throughout the United States.

• At ALA, we offer Advanced Placement (AP) classes, college entrance assistance, and summer classes. Students are also welcome to take single classes. Access to our online courses is available 24/7.

• Our Acellus Curriculum provides individualized programs to suit all students and learning styles. On successful graduation, high school seniors are awarded a college preparatory academic diploma.

• Each child’s educational program is customized to meet their strengths, learning styles and interests to maximize learning.

• We welcome students with special needs, and they will have the opportunity to receive physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy through our school.

• ALA is accredited by the National Independent Study Accreditation Council (NISAC) and approved by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).

• On completion of the program, high school seniors are awarded a homeschool diploma and an official transcript stating they have completed the requirements for graduation in their state.
Accredited Online K-12 Homeschool Programs:

- Homeschooling curriculum for kindergarten, elementary school, middle school & high school.

Features include:
•  Advance Placement (AP) classes
• College preparation assistance
• Individualized curriculum with each student assigned their own personal learning coach
• Single classes and summer classes are also available

A homeschool diploma is awarded to each senior on successful completion of the program
Atlanta School of Musical Arts
Courses / Programs
Atlanta School of Musical Arts provides quality in-home music lessons to students ages 4 to adult in the Atlanta Metro area. Suitable for beginner to advanced learners, we teach Bass, Drums, Guitar, Mandolin, Piano, Saxophone, Songwriting, Music Production, Trumpet, Violin, and Voice.

Students can enjoy the comfort and relaxed atmosphere of learning in your own home – the ideal environment in which to take music lessons. Our flexible in-home music lessons enable one family to take lessons in multiple instruments on the same day.

All of our music teachers have college training, professional performance experience and teaching experience. Our music teachers are dedicated to learning about your personal musical goals and helping you to achieve them in your music lessons.
In-Home Music Lessons
- Ages 4 to Adult

Instruments include:
- Guitar
- Piano
- Voice
- Drums
- Bass
- Mandolin
- Violin
- Saxophone
- Trumpet
- Songwriting
- Music Production

We incorporate music theory, ear training, and sight reading into your music lessons, along with performance skills.