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Music Production

Delve into professional music production with Apple Logic Pro. Enter the world of modern music production with digital recording, editing and mixing techniques. Discover dynamite production solutions for music bed, soundtrack, rhythm and blues, rock, electronic music creation and more.


Audio and Music Production - Upcoming Classes

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Learn the fundamentals of computer recording for film, music, or podcasts. Topics include multitrack recording, podcasting basics, virtual instrument and effect plugins, and two‐track editing. In addition, get a foundational understanding of file formats, computer audio hardware basics, and internet audio. Prerequisite: 51101 or 54101 or basic computer experience.

Section Spring 1

57601
$295
02/03/2020 - 02/10/2020
Mon, Wed 6:00 PM ‐ 9:00 PM
Joey Belville
CE South Building

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'Gab and Grab: Creating Podcasts, Audio Books, or Audio Memoirs Get your message HEARD! By recording it (and recording it well), and getting it to the right folks. Joey Belville will introduce you to the elements involved with creating high quality Voice‐read content on any modest or (sometimes) non‐existent budget. Whether your target medium is podcasting, audiobooks, Voice acting, or even commercial work for Broadcast and Radio ‐ Joey will introduce you to the current options for aggregating your independent content to be released through Major distributors (Apple, Audible, Google, Spotify, etc.). Bring your written material and he will do hands on demonstration of his various techniques right there in the class.

Section Spring 1

57604
$269
02/04/2020 - 02/18/2020
Tue 1:00 PM ‐ 4:00 PM
Joey Belville
CE South Building

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Take your audio knowledge to the next level. With an emphasis on classic, modern, and experimental production techniques, delve into the whens, whys, and how‐tos of recording, effects, mics, mic placement, and audio editing. We'll also touch on sound design, manipulation, and restoration. Prerequisite: 55601.

Section Spring 1

57602
$295
02/12/2020 - 02/19/2020
Wed, Thu 6:00 PM ‐ 9:00 PM
Joey Belville
CE South Building

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Audio and Music Production Certificate

Apple Certified Pro: Logic Pro

Prerequisite Classes (As Needed)
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GGet hands‐on training with the Mac's latest user‐friendly operating system. Learn the basics of file management, navigating the Finder, setting up the Dock, customizing preferences, creating and saving files and backing up your computer. Become familiar with the concepts of peripherals, utility applications and cloud computing with iCloud. Note: http://ce.unm.edu/assets/pdf/digital‐arts/digital‐arts‐course‐skills‐assessment.pdf?utm_source=lumens&utm_medium=course‐description&utm_campaign=da‐skills‐assessment. Prerequisite: 54010 or equivalent experience.

54101 | $269

Mac OS X: Beginning - Spring 1

04/08/2020 - 04/22/2020
Wed 6:00 PM ‐ 9:00 PM (3 Session Total)
Daniel Norton
CE South Building

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or basic knowledge of Mac OSX
Class Name

Learn the fundamentals of computer recording for film, music, or podcasts. Topics include multitrack recording, podcasting basics, virtual instrument and effect plugins, and two‐track editing. In addition, get a foundational understanding of file formats, computer audio hardware basics, and internet audio. Prerequisite: 51101 or 54101 or basic computer experience.

57601 | $295

Digital Audio I - Spring 1

02/03/2020 - 02/10/2020
Mon, Wed 6:00 PM ‐ 9:00 PM (3 Session Total)
Joey Belville
CE South Building

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or basic knowledge of audio terminology

 

Required Class (1)
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Get an introduction to Logic Pro's primary features and basic user interface. Students learn how to generate a customized audio and MIDI configuration that will seamlessly integrate with their own personal production studio. Students also create their own song using Logic Pro's comprehensive array of software instruments, Apple Loops, and DSP effects. In‐depth lessons cover MIDI and audio recording, streamlined editing, and arrangement techniques, user defined key commands, automation, using external MIDI controllers, mixing, and creating final output. Notes: This is an AATC course. The textbook and one Apple Certification Exam Session is included in the cost of this class. The exam may be taken up to six months after completion of the class. This class has a 14‐day advance notice cancellation policy. Prerequisite: 54101 or basic knowledge of Mac OS X. Suggested: 57601 or basic knowledge of audio terminology.

57981 | $995

Logic Pro X 10.4: Professional Music Production - Spring 1

04/29/2020 - 05/27/2020
Mon, Wed 6:00 PM ‐ 9:00 PM (8 Session Total)
Joey Belville
CE South Building

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Required Exam (1)
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Register to take your Apple Pro Apps or IT exam at our AATC facility. Notes: Apple exams are non-refundable. Transfers are permitted within the same semester only. Prices are subject to change and may vary by exam. Call 505-277-6037 to inquire about exam prep, retake discounts and exam sessions included with the AATC classes. Prerequisite: Varies by exam. Retakes: $100. Documentation of previous exam taken at our facility required for all retakes.

57990V | TBA

Apple Certification Exam Session

TBA

This class will be scheduled on a future date. Please check with the Digital Arts Program Supervisor for more information.

Certificate Total: $1,149 for 26 Hours


Apple Certification Exam Sessions

Class Name

Register to take your Apple Pro Apps or IT exam at our AATC facility. Notes: Apple exams are non-refundable. Transfers are permitted within the same semester only. Prices are subject to change and may vary by exam. Call 505-277-6037 to inquire about exam prep, retake discounts and exam sessions included with the AATC classes. Prerequisite: Varies by exam. Retakes: $100. Documentation of previous exam taken at our facility required for all retakes.

57990V | TBA

Apple Certification Exam Session

TBA

This class will be scheduled on a future date. Please check with the Digital Arts Program Supervisor for more information.

All Digital Arts programs are designed to prepare students for an internship, entry-level employment or business.

Half-time to full-time students should be able to complete one master certificate in two semesters or fewer. A schedule of 12 or more classes in a semester is full-time. Six classes is half-time.


Tuition Assistance

Tuition Assistance may be available if you are unemployed, a veteran or veteran’s spouse, or a person with a disability. Other options include education loans. For more funding options, and contact information, please visit our Loans and Financial Aid page.


UNM Tuition Remission

UNM Staff, Faculty & Retirees: You may use your Professional Development Tuition Remission for Music Production classes.

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