Advanced Music Production School - Los Angeles

ADVANCED MUSIC PRODUCTION PROGRAM

LOS ANGELES

CREATED BY ARTISTSFOR ARTISTS™

ADVANCED MUSIC PRODUCTION PROGRAM

ICON’s deepest dive into music production. You get all the foundational courses, plus an extra 6 months of advanced mixing, advanced mastering, and advanced vocal production.

Use master-level techniques in Ableton Live and Pro Tools to unlock higher levels of creative expression in the studio. You’ll go deeper into groove theory, immerse yourself in advanced songwriting, and get mentored by a professional producer to create an original album.

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20:1 RATIO

Small classrooms give you individualized attention and help you master each step of the well-paced curriculum.

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1:1 TIME

Weekly mentoring sessions in the studio with a professional producer provide personalized feedback on your music.

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INSPIRED COLLABORATIONS

Create new music with other like-minded artists.

 

*GI Bill ® benefits & International Student Visas are not currently available for the Advanced Music Production Program.
For more information contact our admissions department.

AS A GRADUATE OF THE ADVANCED MUSIC PRODUCTION PROGRAM, YOU’LL BE ABLE TO:

  • CREATE A FINISHED ALBUM

    Produce an original solo or collaborative album.

  • MASTER PRO-TOOLS

    Use advanced mixing & mastering techniques in the studio.

  • IMPROVISE ON THE KEYBOARD

    Play, compose and improvise at the highest levels.

  • FINESSE SOUND DESIGN

    Go beyond basic synthesis and dive into advanced samplers, field recording and audio manipulation.

  • TURN CONSTRAINTS INTO CREATIVE FLOW

    Discover creative workarounds for common limitations.

  • PROMOTE YOUR PERSONAL BRAND

    Know how to create multiple streams of revenue while protecting your intellectual property.

TUITION

$38,995

WHAT’S INCLUDED

18 MONTHS

of music production education
(see curriculum below)

60 HOURS

with a professional producer

1,200 HOURS

of office hours available
(optional)

LIVE Q&A

with guest artists

Curriculum

What classes you’ll take and how much time you need to commit.

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Q1

INTRO TO MUSIC
PRODUCTION

  • Music Theory I
  • Music History
  • Ear Training I
  • Synthesis
  • Studio Techniques I
  • Groove Theory I
  • Keyboard Techniques Lab I
  • Studio Mentor I
Q2

INTERMEDIATE MUSIC
PRODUCTION

  • Music Theory II
  • Arrangement
  • Ear Training II
  • Synthesis II
  • Ableton Live
  • Studio Techniques II
  • Groove Theory II
  • Keyboard Techniques Lab II
  • Studio Mentor II
Q3

SONGWRITING &
COLLABORATION

  • Music Theory III
  • Collaboration Sessions
  • Ear Training III
  • Songwriting I
  • Studio Techniques III
  • Groove Theory III
  • Keyboard Techniques Lab III
  • The Art of Flow I
  • Studio Mentor III
Q4

MUSIC BUSINESS &
ADVANCED STUDIO

  • Music Theory IV
  • Writing Lab I
  • The Collaboration Project
  • Songwriting II
  • Music Business I
  • Studio Techniques IV
  • Keyboard Techniques Lab IV
  • Studio Mentor IV
Q5

MASTER-LEVEL
MIXING

  • The Art of Flow II
  • Songwriting III
  • Music Business II: Branding
  • Advanced Mixing
  • Writing Lab II
  • Advanced Vocal Production
  • Analog Performance Lab
  • Studio Mentor: Solo Album I
Q6

MASTER-LEVEL
MASTERING

  • Advanced Sound Design
  • Music for Visual Media
  • Sync & Licensing
  • Music Business III: Marketing Your Brand
  • Advanced Mastering
  • Vocal Tracking Lab
  • Studio Mentor: Solo Album II

ICON’s Advanced Music Production Program is for music artists who want to explore advanced technical and creative aspects in the studio to create an original, commercial-grade album.

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Fall 2020

APPLICATION
DEADLINE
Sep 7
CLASS BEGINS Oct 5

Winter 2021

APPLICATION
DEADLINE
Dec 7
CLASS BEGINS Jan 4

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