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PBLA studio featuring Maschine & Push on all workstations

Music Production & Sound Design Certificate

20% off this Certificate plus free Ableton Live Suite. Save $2350!

Offer ends May 31st. Enter discount code on enrollment: 20LA

Overview

This six month program takes you on a musical journey through music production and sound design. Taught in intimate groups with two full lectures days per week, you'll learn how to use Ableton in the most creative ways using instruments, plug ins, effects, sound design and mixing techniques. Each workstation includes Maschine, Push controller, Ableton Live, Native Instruments Komplete, Kontrol 49 and Output's excellent REV, all of which are covered in the course curriculum, as well as music composition techniques from world class music industry professionals that you will find invaluable. 

Modules

20% off this Certificate plus free Ableton Live Suite. Save $2350!

Offer ends May 31st. Enter discount code on enrollment: 20LA

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Star 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.

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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.

Kamel Omais

Kamel Omais successfully applied to a Point Blank student opportunity to work as an assistant at Guy Gerber’s studio. 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!

Fiora Cutler

A classically trained singer, pop songwriter with a love of orchestral music & sound design, it’s clear that not only would it be unwise to put Fiora Cutler in a box, it’s also pointless to try!

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Expert Instructors

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.

David Harrow Music Industry Project

Starting out in the 80's, Dave's incredible adventures include Psychic TV, Anne Clark, ONU Sound System, Andy Weatherall, Lee Scratch Perry, Billy Ray Martin, with countless albums and live projects. Priceless and unique experiences.

Contact us

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