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PB graduate Nicole Moudaber playing live with Carl Cox

Music Production & Sound Design Diploma

20% off this Diploma plus free Ableton Live Suite. Save $2950!

Offer ends February 28th. Enter discount code on enrollment: LOSANGELES20


Supported by Pioneer and developed by music industry professionals who have worked with Swedish House Mafia, Pharrell, Amy Winehouse and many more, the Music Production & Sound Design Diploma is perfect for international students who wish to visit Los Angeles and study for six months. It is a comprehensive practical guide to the creative process of producing music. Featuring Ableton Live and Native Instruments' Komplete and the latest DJ kit from Pioneer, this course of intensive study consists of three classes per week plus practice time. There are six course modules, each specialising in an important area of making music: production, sound design, engineering, DJing, mixing, music for film - you'll excel in all these areas. NB: If you prefer, you can substitute the DJ module for the awesome NI Maschine class - just select the Maschine option during the enrolment process. Class sizes are strictly limited and are taught by professional music producers. If you are hungry to learn music production and DJing and looking for the fast track route to professional skills then there is no other electronic music production school quite like it. Click on the modules below for content info.


20% off this Diploma plus free Ableton Live Suite. Save $2950!

Offer ends February 28th. Enter discount code on enrollment: LOSANGELES20


Student Success

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.

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!


Expert Instructors

Bon Harris Sound Design

Nitzer Ebb's Bon Harris has enjoyed a 30 music career working with Depeche Mode, Smashing Pumpkins, Evanescence, AFI, Avril Lavigne, Bush, Billy Corgan & Marilyn Manson.

Computo Sound Design

Hollywood producer/sound designer who worked for Native Instruments. Trained artists Zedd, LMFAO, Flying Lotus and Atrak in Maschine/Komplete. See Computo featured in this video.


Tom Wilson Music Production

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

DOT Music Composition

Aka Kate Ellwanger. Composer/pianist/classical singer/electronic producer. Dot’s “Calliope” was a favorite at Low End Theory. Performed live set in LA, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle & Singapore. 

Contact us

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