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The Music School Bangalore


Foundation In Music Production

Become an expert in music production and composition with our Associate Degree. Gain hands-on experience and industry knowledge to start your music career.

2 Year Course

Awarding Body: OFQUAL UK

Credits: 120 at Level 4, 120 at Level 5

Intake: July and Feb

Live practical studio sessions

Course Highlights

  • Receive guidance from professional musicians with years of performance and teaching experience.

  • Utilize state-of-the-art studio facilities and participate in practical exercises led by seasoned sound engineers.

  • Mac labs, and SSL Matrix studios for practical sessions guided by expert producers and composers.

  • Participate in workshops led by global talents, and perform in weekly open mic events at the school.

  • Yes, the credits can be transferred to AIMS to continue your studies in Australia

  • Music Production Theory

    • Music Production Terminology: Understand key terms used in the industry.

    • Studio Equipment: Learn about various equipment used in music production.

    • Digital Audio Workstation (DAW): Gain basic proficiency in using DAWs for music creation.

    • Sound and Audio Fundamentals: Explore the basics of sound and audio.

    Section B - Listening Skills

    • Music Theory and Harmony: Develop a foundational understanding of music theory and harmony.

    • Stylistic Awareness - Genres: Enhance your awareness of different music genres and styles.

    • Groove Creation: Learn the basics of creating engaging rhythms.

    • Sampling and Synthesis: Understand the principles of sampling and synthesis.

    • Composing Bass Lines: Learn the fundamentals of composing effective bass lines.

    • Chord Progressions: Get an introduction to creating chord progressions.

    • Composing Melodies: Develop basic skills in melody composition.

    • Arrangements: Understand the structure of music arrangements.

    • Signal Flow: Learn about signal flow in a studio setting.

    • Control Surface: Gain introductory knowledge of using control surfaces in music production.

    • Advanced Audio Editing and Arranging: Learn fundamental techniques in audio editing and arranging.

    • Microphones and Miking Techniques: Learn foundational principles of microphone use and miking techniques.

    • Foundational Principles of Mixing: Understand the basics of mixing music.

    • Spatial Effects and Imaging for Depth and Width: Explore introductory techniques for creating spatial effects and imaging.

    • Dynamic Processing: Learn about basic dynamic processing in music production.

    • Reverb in Mixing and Working with Delays: Get an introduction to using reverb and delays in mixing.

    • Vocal Mixing Techniques: Develop basic skills in mixing vocals.

    • Introduction to Mastering: Get an overview of the principles of mastering.

    • Basic Proficiency in Digital Audio Workstations (DAWs): Gain hands-on experience with DAWs, learning their layout and key functions.

    • Understanding of Music Production Terminology: Learn key terminologies and basic use of studio equipment.

    • Fundamental Listening Skills: Develop a foundational understanding of music theory, harmony, and stylistic awareness across different genres.

    • Basic Groove Creation and Sampling Skills: Learn the basics of groove creation, sampling, and synthesis.

    • Introductory Composition Skills: Gain an understanding of how to compose bass lines, chord progressions, and melodies.

    • Knowledge of Arrangements and Signal Flow: Learn about basic music arrangements and signal flow within a studio setting.

    • Introduction to Control Surfaces and Audio Editing: Gain initial experience in using control surfaces and fundamental audio editing techniques.

    • Microphone and Miking Techniques: Learn basic principles of microphone use and various miking techniques.

    • Basic Mixing Skills: Develop a foundational understanding of mixing principles, including spatial effects, dynamic processing, and reverb.

    • Introduction to Mastering: Get acquainted with the basic principles and techniques of mastering music.

What you can expect in the course


Hands-On Training with Professional DAWs

Learn to create and record music using industry-standard software like Logic Pro and Ableton Live. Our course provides in-depth training on the layout, key commands, and customisation of Digital Audio Workstations (DAWs). You'll gain essential skills for any modern music producer, enabling you to produce professional-quality tracks right from your home studio.

Expert Audio & MIDI Editing Techniques

Master the art of editing audio and MIDI with advanced techniques like quantization, automation, and critical listening. Our curriculum covers practical applications for chopping, time stretching, and reversing audio, as well as MIDI programming and velocity editing. These skills will allow you to fine-tune your productions and bring your creative vision to life with precision.

Comprehensive Mixing & Mastering Curriculum

Understand the entire mixing and mastering process, from managing frequencies and levels to using dynamic processors and spatial effects. You'll learn how to create balanced mixes, apply send effects, and achieve a professional stereo image. Our course also covers the final mastering stage, teaching you how to prepare your tracks for commercial release with techniques used by top mastering engineers.

Global Recognition & Career Opportunities

Study with faculty trained under the legendary AR Rahman and benefit from our course affiliations with prestigious institutions in the UK and Australia. These affiliations ensure that your qualifications are globally recognised, providing you with opportunities to study abroad and pursue international careers in music production. Our comprehensive training and industry connections will help you turn your passion for music into a successful profession.

Key Features

Chithreena Medis

As a music enthusiast from Sri Lanka, taking an online course Music Production at The Music School Bangalore has been an incredibly enriching experience. The course structure is well-organized, catering to both beginners and advanced learners. The instructors are highly knowledgeable and skilled, providing clear and comprehensive guidance throughout the sessions.

Student | Music Production

Start your music career today

  • A diploma in music production is a comprehensive program that teaches students the skills and techniques required to produce high-quality music. It covers topics such as sound design, recording, editing, mixing, and mastering.

  • In a music production course, you'll learn the fundamentals of music production, including software skills, music theory, acoustics, and studio techniques. You'll also gain hands-on experience in creating your own music and collaborating with other musicians.

  • A music production degree can lead to exciting career opportunities in the music industry, such as music producer, sound engineer, DJ, or composer. You'll also develop valuable skills in creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving.

  • Music production classes can vary in duration, but most diploma programs typically take 1-2 years to complete. Some courses may also offer flexible schedules or online learning options to accommodate your needs.

  • You'll work with industry-standard software such as Ableton Live, Logic Pro, or FL Studio, and gain hands-on experience with professional equipment such as mixing consoles, microphones, and studio monitors.

  • No prior experience is necessary! Our music production course is designed for beginners and intermediate learners, and our expert instructors will guide you every step of the way.

  • Graduates can pursue careers in music production, sound design, live sound engineering, post-production, and more. You'll also be prepared to work as a freelancer or start your own music production business.

  • Yes, our music production course provides students with access to state-of-the-art studios and equipment, allowing you to gain practical experience and build your portfolio.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Career Opportunities

This course provides an industry-recognised qualification with multiple career opportunities such as:

Performer | Solo Artist

Songwriter | A&R Assistant

Session Musician | Record Label Assistant

Producer | Mixing Engineer Assistant 

FOH Engineering Assistant

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Visit the school

Take a tour of our school to familiarize yourself with facilities and consoles

Reserve a Demo

Expect a call from our counselor to schedule a 30-minute meeting with the instructor.

Submit the form

Make sure to fill the form in detail. We go through each application carefully to get to know you


Purchase the course before the admission closing date to secure your spot in the program.

Meet our instructors

Meet with the teacher to discuss any specific questions you may have, clarify course prerequisites.

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