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EMENDY Sound & Music Technologies Courses   28 April 2010

“Advance your music production, audio recording and post production knowledge and learn how to produce professional backing tracks with one of our upcomming part time courses"

Audio Post Production Course (Music for film) (6 months)

Next course: 4 July 2010
The world of post production spans various avenues of the music industry. Post production refers to any audio work performed after the initial video / multimedia production has been completed. EMENDY College’s Audio Post Production Course offers students the opportunity to educate themselves on all the various aspects in the post production field.

  • Multi channel D.A.W. connections
  • Video operations (D.A.W.)
  • History of Surround sound
  • Surround sound environments
  • Surround sound monitoring
  • Recording in Surround sound
  • Surround sound mixing techniques
  • Surround sound encoding formats
  • Surround sound distribution formats
  • Surround sound terminology
  • History of sound design
  • History of sound effects
  • Foley recording
  • Sound synthesis for sound design
  • Introduction to film music
  • The role of music in film
  • Film music vocabulary
  • Film music analysis
  • Film genres
  • Mood & emotion in film music
  • Cue sheets & marker tracks
  • Picture storyboards
  • Composing for animation & video games
  • Composing with video files
  • Film composition / scoring
  • Multi channel D.A.W. connections
  • Video operations (D.A.W.)
  • History of Surround sound
  • Surround sound environments
  • Surround sound monitoring
  • Recording in Surround sound
  • Surround sound mixing techniques
  • Surround sound encoding formats
  • Surround sound distribution formats
  • Surround sound terminology
  • History of sound desigHistory of sound effects
  • Foley recording
  • Sound synthesis for sound design
  • Introduction to film music
  • The role of music in film
  • Film music vocabulary
  • Film music analysis
  • Film genres
  • Mood & emotion in film music
  • Cue sheets & marker tracks
  • Picture storyboards
  • Composing for animation & video games
  • Composing with video files
  • Film composition / scoring

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Electronic Music Production Course (5 months)

Next course: 4 July 2010
Whether you are a novice music producer, DJ or an audiophile who wants to create the next dance floor filler, the EMP course covers every essential aspect of music production that is needed to produce professional quality electronic music.  

  • Cubase
  • Reason
  • Ableton Live
  • Tractor Scratch
  • A variety of VST plug-ins
  • Basic recording
  • *Creative use of FX
  • Digital effects
  • Multi channel D.A.W. connections
  • Music Theory
  • *Drum programming
  • *Song construction
  • Sound synthesis
  • *Remixing
  • Digital effects
  • Mixing & mastering
  • *Getting your music out there!

*Genre specific modules i.e. House, Trance, Drum & Bass, Break beat, Chill-out, as well as various sub-genres.

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Basic Music Production & Backing Track Course (3 months)

Next course: 8 May 2010
The BMP course will teach you the most important principles of music production and technique from a basic fundamental platform to an intermediate level in just 3 months. This course is also ideal for people with or without any prior musical skills or experience that want to enter the world of music production through technology, whether you want to create your own backtracks, musicals, jingles, release your own CD etc.

  • Cubase
  • Various VST plug-ins
  • Music theory
  • Equipment Orientation
  • Drum programming
  • Music Production Software
  • Audio Recording
  • Digital effects
  • Reason
  • VST Instruments
  • MIDI manipulation
  • Sound selection
  • MIDI & Audio Editing
  • MIDI resources & downloads
  • MIDI sequencing
  • Mixing & Masterin

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