Want to work in a music studio for a living?

Our Studio engineering programme is an intensive four-month course for aspiring engineers, taught at industry standard at the Hub: our studio in Kings Square Gloucester.

During your four months of training, you’ll get high-quality teaching covering everything you’ll need to become an engineer in a music studio. Following training, you’ll progress to working in one of our three recording studios across the country, and be introduced to work experience opportunities in a professional recording studio.

Who is it for?

You must:

  • Be aged between 16 – 25
  • Be based in Gloucestershire
  • Interested in sound engineering 
What will you get?
  • The opportunity to record, edit and mix vocal and band sessions to an industry-standard
  • An understanding of the basic setup of a studio, with confidence to be able to troubleshoot in any setting
  • Help with maintaining studio equipment 
  • Techniques to get the best out of the artist or musician in the studio
  • Knowledge of the technical processes in the studio
After the course you will have:
  • Developed your skills to allow you to become a freelance engineer, gaining the entrepreneurial skills needed to build your own client base
  • The opportunity to gain regular studio engineering work after the programme ends
  • The chance to undertake further training to become a music leader, working with young musicians and arts in various settings
  • The opportunity to take part in exchange opportunities with the Roundhouse in London
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