Barcelona
9 months

Electronic Music Production

Precio primer año €300

Description

This professional certification course in music production focuses on electronic music and building your skillset and knowledge to master the tools for creative music production.

The contents and activities will provide you with all the essential knowledge necessary for music production, including the use of Ableton Live, one of the most advanced programmes for electronic music production, which includes audio and MIDI sequencing, the use of virtual instruments, synthesis, and sampling, as well as mixing and processing.

The certificate is structured in three levels, each with a duration of one term (11 weeks). Classes are held two days a week and the training is complemented with access to our facilities (i.e. recording studios and computer classrooms) to work on projects as well as exercises on our virtual campus.

REQUEST YOUR VIRTUAL APPOINTMENT, HERE!


*This course is also offered ONLINE

Syllabus

Use of Ableton Live
  • Production concepts.
  • Fundamentals of sound and production equipment.
  • Workstations (DAW).
  • Electronic musical instruments and types of synthetic sounds.
  • Sequencers and MIDI programming.
  • Synthesizers, samplers, and drum machines.
  • Recording, effects, and MIDI processing.
  • Introduction to mixing and the use of audio processors.

School workstations and recording studios are available for students to self-study and practice concepts and complete course assignments. The spaces offered are allocated according to the course requirements and development.

*Microfusa reserves the right to modify the program, always in accordance with the criteria of the Academic Direction of Microfusa and in favor of its improvement and updating.

Synthesis and sampling
  • Physics of sound.
  • Synthesiser generators and modifiers
  • Modulators.
  • MIDI control and global aspects.
  • Sound design.
  • Fundamentals of sampling.
  • Sampling techniques.
  • Production with loops
  • Advanced synthesis (FM, physical modeling, wavetable, and spectral synthesis)

School workstations and recording studios are available for students to self-study and practice concepts and complete course assignments. The spaces offered are allocated according to the course requirements and development.

*Microfusa reserves the right to modify the program, always in accordance with the criteria of the Academic Direction of Microfusa and in favor of its improvement and updating.

Processing and mixing
  • Listening theory and the basics of mixing.
  • Timbre balance and mixing.
  • Dynamics and mixing.
  • Echo and reverb.
  • Special effects processors.
  • Mixing and processing.
  • Mixing and automation.
  • Introduction to mastering and digital distribution.
  • Music industry.

School workstations and recording studios are available for students to self-study and practice concepts and complete course assignments. The spaces offered are allocated according to the course requirements and development.

*Microfusa reserves the right to modify the program, always in accordance with the criteria of the Academic Direction of Microfusa and in favor of its improvement and updating.

Requirements

Personal
  • For over-16-year-olds, only.

Schedules

October 2022 intake - 9 months in duration.
 
Classes will be held on Monday and Wednesday in the following available schedules:
  • Afternoon schedule from 16:00 pm to 19:00 pm.

Observations
  • A minimum of 4 students are required to open the course
  • The class groups have a maximum of 12 students to personalize monitoring
January 2023 intake - 6 months in duration - intensive course.
 
Classes will be held from January to April from Tuesday to Friday in the following available schedule:
  • Afternoon schedule from 16:00 pm. to 19:00 pm.
From April to June classes will be held only on Monday and Wednesday in the following schedule:
  • Morning schedule from 11:30 am. to 14:30 pm.

Observations
  • A minimum of 4 students are required to open the course
  • The class groups have a maximum of 12 students to personalize monitoring

The methodology used in the course is based on a blended learning format, incorporating activities that evolve in our classrooms and recording studios, supported by our virtual campus. Said activities include collaborative practices, magisterial classes, discussion forums, and group projects among others. The course content is available online, and accessible 24 hours, on any electronic device (i.e. computer, tablet, or mobile).

The debate forums will stimulate critical thinking/analysis along with the exchange of ideas. The practices and projects objective is, learning by doing, and working in teams with other students. This is all closely overseen and led by our highly specialized educators, all of whom have extensive experience in the field.

Payment method

Option: Full payment upfront
  • Reservation of place in course 1: 300€
  • One-off payment 3: 3,180€
The total amount with full payment upfront = 3,480€
Observations
1. The deposit for the reservation of your place in the course is non-refundable. past 14 days after the course is contracted.
3. The deadline to make the first payment or single payment is the 15th of September 2022 and the 15th of December 2022, in accordance with the in-take selected: October or January.

The cost includes vast educational materials of the school, available on the virtual campus, as well as, books (physical or electronic), requested from the manufacturers of the official courses, as well as the exam fees for said courses. The exam fees of Microfusa and of the official courses also are included, with the possibility of repeating an exam each semester, in the case a student does not successfully pass an exam on their first attempt.

For more information, please contact admissions; [email protected]

Option: Fractioned payments, domiciling it through a Spanish bank account 2
  • Reservation of place in course 1: 300€
  • 1st Payment 3: 390€
  • 8 instalments: 366€ (November to June)
The total amount with Financed payment, domiciled is = 3,618€
Observations
1. The deposit for the reservation of your place in the course is non-refundable. past 14 days after the course is contracted.
2. To access the financing service the following is imperative: Spanish bank account information. TIN interest rate of 5%, 5,11% TAE. The payments will be debited directly by the bank or cashier by the 5th of each month, except the first payment that will be done by a one-off transfer or in cash.
3. The deadline to make the first payment or single payment is the 15th of September 2022 and the 15th of December 2022, in accordance with the in-take selected: October or January.

The cost includes vast educational materials of the school, available on the virtual campus, as well as, books (physical or electronic), requested from the manufacturers of the official courses, as well as the exam fees for said courses. The exam fees of Microfusa and of the official courses also are included, with the possibility of repeating an exam each semester, in the case a student does not successfully pass an exam on their first attempt.

For more information, please contact admissions; [email protected]

Option: Fractioned payments, without domiciling
  • Reservation of place in course 1: 300€
  • 1st Payment 4: 1.105€ due by the 15th of September 2022
  • 2nd payment 5: 1.105€ due by the 15th of December 2022
  • 3rd payment 6: 1.105€ due by the 15th of March 2023
The total amount with Financed payment not domiciled is = 3,615€
Observations
1. The deposit for the reservation of your place in the course is non-refundable. past 14 days after the course is contracted.
4. The deadline to make the first payment is the 15th of September 2022 and the 15th of December 2022 (courses starting in October and January correspondingly)
5. The deadline to make the second payment is the 15th of December 2022 and the 15th of February 2023 (courses starting in October and January correspondingly).
6. The deadline to make the third payment is the 15th of March 2023 and the 15th of May 2023 (courses starting in October and January correspondingly).

The cost includes vast educational materials of the school, available on the virtual campus, as well as, books (physical or electronic), requested from the manufacturers of the official courses, as well as the exam fees for said courses. The exam fees of Microfusa and of the official courses also are included, with the possibility of repeating an exam each semester, in the case a student does not successfully pass an exam on their first attempt.

For more information, please contact admissions; [email protected]

This professional certification course in music production focuses on electronic music and building your skillset and knowledge to master the tools for creative music production.

The contents and activities will provide you with all the essential knowledge necessary for music production, including the use of Ableton Live, one of the most advanced programmes for electronic music production, which includes audio and MIDI sequencing, the use of virtual instruments, synthesis, and sampling, as well as mixing and processing.

The certificate is structured in three levels, each with a duration of one term (11 weeks). Classes are held two days a week and the training is complemented with access to our facilities (i.e. recording studios and computer classrooms) to work on projects as well as exercises on our virtual campus.

REQUEST YOUR VIRTUAL APPOINTMENT, HERE!


*This course is also offered ONLINE

More Information
RequisitosPersonal
  • For over-16-year-olds, only.
Temario
Use of Ableton Live
  • Production concepts.
  • Fundamentals of sound and production equipment.
  • Workstations (DAW).
  • Electronic musical instruments and types of synthetic sounds.
  • Sequencers and MIDI programming.
  • Synthesizers, samplers, and drum machines.
  • Recording, effects, and MIDI processing.
  • Introduction to mixing and the use of audio processors.

School workstations and recording studios are available for students to self-study and practice concepts and complete course assignments. The spaces offered are allocated according to the course requirements and development.

*Microfusa reserves the right to modify the program, always in accordance with the criteria of the Academic Direction of Microfusa and in favor of its improvement and updating.

Synthesis and sampling
  • Physics of sound.
  • Synthesiser generators and modifiers
  • Modulators.
  • MIDI control and global aspects.
  • Sound design.
  • Fundamentals of sampling.
  • Sampling techniques.
  • Production with loops
  • Advanced synthesis (FM, physical modeling, wavetable, and spectral synthesis)

School workstations and recording studios are available for students to self-study and practice concepts and complete course assignments. The spaces offered are allocated according to the course requirements and development.

*Microfusa reserves the right to modify the program, always in accordance with the criteria of the Academic Direction of Microfusa and in favor of its improvement and updating.

Processing and mixing
  • Listening theory and the basics of mixing.
  • Timbre balance and mixing.
  • Dynamics and mixing.
  • Echo and reverb.
  • Special effects processors.
  • Mixing and processing.
  • Mixing and automation.
  • Introduction to mastering and digital distribution.
  • Music industry.

School workstations and recording studios are available for students to self-study and practice concepts and complete course assignments. The spaces offered are allocated according to the course requirements and development.

*Microfusa reserves the right to modify the program, always in accordance with the criteria of the Academic Direction of Microfusa and in favor of its improvement and updating.

Horario
October 2022 intake - 9 months in duration.
 
Classes will be held on Monday and Wednesday in the following available schedules:
  • Afternoon schedule from 16:00 pm to 19:00 pm.

Observations
  • A minimum of 4 students are required to open the course
  • The class groups have a maximum of 12 students to personalize monitoring
January 2023 intake - 6 months in duration - intensive course.
 
Classes will be held from January to April from Tuesday to Friday in the following available schedule:
  • Afternoon schedule from 16:00 pm. to 19:00 pm.
From April to June classes will be held only on Monday and Wednesday in the following schedule:
  • Morning schedule from 11:30 am. to 14:30 pm.

Observations
  • A minimum of 4 students are required to open the course
  • The class groups have a maximum of 12 students to personalize monitoring

The methodology used in the course is based on a blended learning format, incorporating activities that evolve in our classrooms and recording studios, supported by our virtual campus. Said activities include collaborative practices, magisterial classes, discussion forums, and group projects among others. The course content is available online, and accessible 24 hours, on any electronic device (i.e. computer, tablet, or mobile).

The debate forums will stimulate critical thinking/analysis along with the exchange of ideas. The practices and projects objective is, learning by doing, and working in teams with other students. This is all closely overseen and led by our highly specialized educators, all of whom have extensive experience in the field.

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