Online Learning Works!

Audio courses will be online again for the Spring 2023 semester at Santa Fe Community College but don’t let that make you think twice – a few of semesters of experience has shown it works great! The Spring 2023 semester starts on January 17. These classes can fill up fast, so sign up today.

Audio Production 1
FDMA 1410 – CRN 30247

Tuesday // 2:30pm – 5:15pm
1/17/23 – 5/09/23
Class starts January 17
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Learn the basics of audio production. Get an understanding of the science of sound, acoustics and psychoacoustics, recording techniques, how to treat a room, and how to use Protools – the most popular recording software in professional music studios around the world and the choice of the film industry. An ideal class for musicians curious about recording, people with some experience who want to learn more, people in film who appreciate the importance of sound and want to get better at it, and anyone who wants to learn how to use Protools from an Avid Certified Instructor. Students will have access to the software for the semester. This is the first class to take if you want to get the Audio Certificate.

Intro to Reason and Live
FDMA 1390 – CRN 30246

Tuesday // 5:30pm – 8:15pm
1/17/23 – 5/09/23
Class starts January 17
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Learn how to use Ableton Live and Reason, two of the most popular and fun music software apps out there. They work great for writing, recording, and mixing, and they work even better when you’re performing live. Learn from an Ableton Certified Trainer and get access to the software for the semester. Connect with a group of people as passionate about music as you are. This is a great class for beginners and for people who want to take their skills to the next level.

Audio Production 2
FDMA 2410 – CRN 30256

Thursday // 2:30pm – 5:15pm
1/19/23 – 5/11/23
Class starts January 19
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Mixing and Mastering. This is the class that will help you take your music to the next level. Get a true understanding of the essentials of mixing, plenty of tips and tricks, and learn what mastering actually is and how to do it. Students can get access to Protools or Ableton Live from the school or work in the software of their choice if they prefer.

Prerequisite is Audio Production 1 (FDMA 1410) or teacher approval. Don’t be afraid to ask if you think you have the skills and experience to keep up. Call Jason at 505.577.8036.

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