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Los Angeles Classes

Earlybird offer: 30% off all LA classes plus free Ableton Suite worth $750

Save up to $1,350! Offer ends February 28th. Enter discount code on enrolment: 30LA

For many of us, music is our passion. In PBLA, you'll find a place to feed that passion - a buzzing, creative and highly enjoyable environment where you can learn to create your own music. Our music production and DJ students have a unique opportunity to learn with the world's 'Best Music Production School' (DJ Mag) in Silver Lake, LA. Each workstation is kitted out with Push, NI Maschine, Komplete 10, Kontrol 49 keyboards and Output's REV, and the team is passionate and experienced. The DJ studio is also fully kitted out with Pioneer DJ's latest equipment. You can mix and match any of the classes listed below and enroll on up to three at the same time to qualify for a discount. For more info check out the video above, and browse our music production courses and DJ courses below.

"I had the most amazing experience during my course at Point Blank LA!! Our instructor Sweatson Klank covered so much info in such a short time. At the end I walked away feeling confident and excited to experiment and produce my music with my new knowledge! I'm forever grateful for this experience :o) I've already recommended the class to so many people. Thanks." Kristin Leeder

Star Students

Join our elite band of PBLA students...

Cathleen Cher

Cathleen has been dancing all her life & already accomplished a bunch of amazing things while studying at PBLA. She toured with Kanye West as part of his creative team, is a classically trained pianist and DJ.


Travis Holcombe

PBLA Certificate student Travis is a KCRW DJ spinning lost un-classics, playful electronics, spine-snapping breaks and a quirky selection of mind-melting grooves by the pound. Served fresh weekly.

Gina Cat

PBLA graduate Gina holds residencies in top California night clubs, tours internationally & plays festivals around the world from Rhythm & Vines in New Zealand, to Soundwave Canada & Burning Man.

Kamel Omais

Kamel Omais works as an assistant at Guy Gerber’s studio, as well as on his own project, Dead-Tones. He has gone on to mix and master for Guy and other artists, including PBLA instructor Sweatson Klank. Kamel is even joining us at PBLA to teach a mixing class!

Music Production Courses

These inspiring and enlightening music production classes will show you how to produce music in Ableton Live, covering the key aspects of music production, music composition, sound design and mixing. You can mix and match any of these individual classes and take up to three at the same time. Contact a Course Advisor for enrollment details.

* Other fee plans are available in course details

DJ Courses

With Point Blank voted #1 Music Production & DJ School by the readers of DJ Mag, we are now pleased to offer these inspirational DJ courses at our music school in Los Angeles. Our DJ classes at Mack Sennett are for music lovers only and will teach you how to mix across both vinyl and digital platforms. Every student benefits from a DJ setup which includes Pioneer CDJ2000 nexus, PLX-1000 turntables, RMX effects units and much more. You can also take Complete DJ with up to two other music production classes at the same time. Contact a Course Advisor for enrollment details. 

* Other fee plans are available in course details

Expert Instructors

The Los Angeles instructors are a solid crew teaching LA students in intimate groups. Check out their profiles here...

Computo Sound Design

Hollywood producer/sound designer who worked for Native Instruments. Trained artists Zedd, LMFAO, Flying Lotus and Atrak in Maschine and Komplete. Now Computo is focused on teaching at Point Blank LA.

Gabriel 'Gato' Ferrer Maschine

Musician/technologist,12 years at Native Instruments, top class instructor with real-world experience in sound/lighting, synthesis, percussion, visual & VJ technologies, dance/avant garde, IT & more.

Markman Composition & Mixing

DJ Markman incorporates classic 90s House with futuristic R&B, UK Garage & Bassline. Ableton Certified, his live sets pay homage to the energy that made his heroes sets, artists like Adamski, Orbital and the Chems, so compelling.

Sweatson Klank Music Production

Flying Lotus remixer and Project Mooncircle stalwart Tom Wilson passes his knowledge on to you as a frontline member of Point Blank LA. See him featured on Skrillex's music site here.

Contact us

  • UK: 020 7729 4884
  • INT: +44 20 7729 4884
  • USA: 323 282 7660

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