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PB graduate Nicole Moudaber playing live with Carl Cox

Music Production & Sound Design Diploma

Free copy of Ableton Suite worth $750 with this course!


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 make music 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 media - 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 high quality music making skills then there is no better electronic music production school. Click on the modules below for content info.



Star Students

Claude VonStroke

Dirtybird boss Claude says: "I took a class with Point Blank in Ableton Live. It was awesome learning bass production!". The bass don was recently voted the No.1 DJ in USA! Watch him review PB below.


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.


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.

Loren Granic

Co-founder of 'A Club Called Rhonda', has organized parties in LA & beyond for the past 8 years. Known for its stylish crowd and underground vibe, Rhonda hosts up-and-coming DJs and artists alike. 

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.

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