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Home Studio Recording - The Basics - Online Live

Price:
£78.00
Starts:
24/06/2021
Day of week:
THU
Ends:
29/07/2021
Location:
Delivered online
Level:
Mixed Level
Time:
19:00 - 21:00
Duration:
6 weeks

This course is delivered online live using Zoom and Teams.

Learn about audio equipment, recording techniques, recording instruments and vocals, programming backing tracks, creating beats and basic mixing. Suitable for improvers, computer skills are essential.
By the end of the course you will be able to:
•List the key components of audio equipment and audio home studio set ups
•Use basic microphone techniques
•Demonstrate basic instrument recording (e.g. guitar, bass guitar, vocals)
•Programme with MIDI Instruments, Understand basic concepts of mixing

Who is the tutor?

About the Tutor: Ashley Smith

Music and drum tutor practitioner, experienced with live sound and music production based in Folkestone, Kent. Over 10 years experience as a
peripatetic tutor for various schools across East Kent, Leading group classes and one-on-one tuition. Experienced and versatile working musician - theatre productions and original music projects. Commercial
Music graduate. Currently studying for a Masters degree in Popular Music at Goldsmiths University.

View all courses taught by Ashley Smith here

How will I be taught?

Our creative courses are taught by qualified and experienced tutors who will use a variety of teaching methods including one to one tutorial guidance, demonstrations and group discussions. To ensure that students' learning needs are met the tutor will work with the student to complete an Individual Learning plan.

You can access the class from your computer equipped with a camera and a microphone, from a laptop (where the camera and microphone should be built-in), a tablet or a smartphone.

Before each lesson, the tutor may send you by email essential lesson information/handouts for you to consult in advance, and before the class starts, the tutor will have sent you by email an invitation to join, which will be a simple weblink to click. The system is free, secure and easy to use. Should you have questions about the required equipment, please do not hesitate to contact us by telephone or by email. Instructions are also available on our website www.kentadulteducation.co.uk.


Computer equipped with a camera and a microphone, from a laptop (where the camera and microphone should be built-in), a tablet or a smartphone.

What do I need to have with me?

Notebook and pen.

Computer equipped with a camera and a microphone, from a laptop (where the camera and microphone should be built-in), a tablet or a smartphone.

What can I do next?

The tutor will advise on suitable further courses.

What do I need to join the course

No previous experience of audio recording is needed, but you will need to be a confident computer user.,

Woman typing on laptop

Joining your course

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If you require any information about joining this online course then please call 03000 41 40 25* and quote the Course Code FOL/107961/J/NC.