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Point Blank London

January 14, 2019 00:00:00

Point Blank Music School is the winner of 'Best Independent HE' category at the What Uni Student Choice Awards and is rated 8th in England for overall student satisfaction out of all Higher Education Institutions participating in the National Student Survey (NSS) 2018.

Based in Shoreditch, our London campus is situated in the epicentre of London's music scene. Students from all over the world come here to study music production courses with us (either Ableton classes or Logic Pro classes), sound engineering courses, music business, singing classes, radio production and DJ courses, learning from top British music producers and media professionals.

Point Blank's state-of-the-art studios are equipped with the latest music production equipment including SSL Duality Delta and Audient 48 channel mixing consoles, Mac workstations with Push, Maschine, Kontrol, Roland TR8 and TB3. Our world-class teaching facilities were described by QAA in our 2018 report as "...a significant investment in industry standard sound and recording equipment." For more on this click here. With regular visits from legendary DJs and music producers, you also get access to real music industry job and networking opportunities. Watch the video above to find out more.

  • Our Higher Education programmes are quality assured by Middlesex University and you receive a Middlesex award on successful completion. Watch our students receive their degrees here.

STUDENT SUCCESS

Check out some of the talented people who have studied at Point Blank, from Music Production to Radio, Singing and beyond.

Leona Lewis

Everyone knows Leona from X Factor. Before she won it, Leona wowed her fellow students on our Singing Course. "Her talent was obvious" said her instructor, "and her success thoroughly deserved."

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Felix Jaehn

After graduating, Felix went to #1 in 11 countries with 'Cheerleader'.  He says: "PB enabled me to network with other young artists & learn from each other. I’m still working with some of them!"

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Claude VonStroke

Dirtybird boss Claude says: "I took a class with Point Blank in Ableton Live. It was awesome learning bass production!". That's a compliment coming from the bass don! Need proof? Watch the video!

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Aluna Francis

Aluna Francis is half of AlunaGeorge. She studied production at PB before taking off to chart success with 'You Know You Like It' & No.1 hit 'White Noise' with Disclosure. Check out her awesome video.

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Degree & HE Programmes

Point Blank Music School won the 'Best Independent HE' category at the What Uni Awards. These awards are voted by the people that matter most: the students that take the courses. Point Blank is a world leader in Music Production courses, Sound Engineering courses, DJ courses and related creative media studies. We have been teaching the art of music production since 1994 with over 50,000 students learning how to produce music, DJ professionally, broadcast radio shows, sing and manage careers in the music industry with us in our state-of-the-art facilities in London, Los Angeles, Ibiza, Mumbai and online. You can view the suite of degree and HE programmes we offer in the list below, and watch the video above to find out more. 

  • Our Higher Education programmes are quality assured by Middlesex University and you receive a Middlesex award on successful completion. Watch our students receive their degrees here.

DEGREE COURSES

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DIPLOMAS

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Music Production & Sound Engineering Courses

Point Blank Music School won the  'Best Independent HE' category at the What Uni Awards . These awards are voted by the people that matter most: the students that take the courses. Point Blank is a world leader in Music Production courses and Sound Engineering courses. We have been teaching the art of music production since 1994 and over 50,000 students have learned how to produce music with us in our state-of-the-art facilities in London. Our music production courses are taught using Ableton Live, Logic Pro X, Native Instruments and Pro Tools with students learning all aspects of music production including mixing, mastering, sound design and more. Watch the video above to find out more.

  • Our Higher Education programmes are quality assured by Middlesex University and you receive a Middlesex award on successful completion. Watch our students receive their degrees here.
  • 'This is a specialist programme with strong music industry credibility. It has been designed for students seeking professional instruction on up-to-date, industry-standard production tools.' -  External Examiner's Report 2016/17, BA Hons/DipHE/CertHE

DEGREE COURSES

* Other fee plans are available in course details

2 YEAR DIPLOMAS

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DIPLOMAS

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CERTIFICATES

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SHORTER COURSES

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DJ Courses

Point Blank Music School won the 'Best Independent HE' category at the What Uni Awards. These awards are voted by the people that matter most: the students that take the courses. Point Blank has also been voted the No.1 Music Production & DJ School by the readers of DJ Mag. Our DJ courses are world renowned, with every student accessing a DJ station packed with latest kit from Pioneer DJ, Native Instruments and more. As a student on one of our DJ courses, you can expect regular opportunities to play out and stream live from DJ Mag's Work bar and have your DJ mixes featured on Deep House Amsterdam, Magnetic Mag, Pioneer DJ Radio and more. Point Blank DJ classes show you how to mix both vinyl and digital platforms, including Traktor, Serato and Rekordbox DJ. Watch the video above to find out more about the original and best DJ school. Check out some of our DJ student success stories here, including Nicole Moudaber, Monki and more. 

  • Our Higher Education programmes are quality assured by Middlesex University and you receive a Middlesex award on successful completion. Watch our students receive their degrees here.

* Other fee plans are available in course details

Singing & Songwriting Courses

Point Blank Music School won the 'Best Independent HE' category at the What Uni? Awards. These awards are voted by the people that matter most: the students that take the courses.  Point Blank's singing and songwriting courses can get you out of the bedroom and on to the stage in a few short months. Taught by Grammy award winners and Ivor Novello songwriters, Leona Lewis, Izzy Bizu and Lola Saunders all took a singing course at PB to name just a few of our successful students.

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Radio Courses

Point Blank Music School won the 'Best Independent HE' category at the What Uni Awards. These awards are voted by the people that matter most: the students that take the courses. It's common for the majority of our radio course students to go on to find work in the industry. Successful radio class students include Gemma Cairney (1Xtra, C4, Radio One) Monki (Rinse, Radio One), Madam X (1Xtra), Mistajam, Dev, Spoony as well as many more in front and behind the mic. Join the club! Watch the video above and click here to find out more.

  • The Radio Broadcasting Diploma programme is quality assured by Middlesex University and you receive a Middlesex Certificate of Higher Education on successful completion. Watch our students receive their qualifications here.

* Other fee plans are available in course details

Music Industry Courses

Point Blank Music School won the  'Best Independent HE' category at the What Uni Awards . These awards are voted by the people that matter most: the students that take the courses.The music business is run by label heads, managers, agents, promoters and publishers. On our music industry courses you'll learn about the unique role of each of these within the music business. To increase your chances of success in the innovative and fast-paced environment of the music business, an understanding of how the industry functions behind the scenes is imperative. Point Blank's music business courses will give you this insight through our experienced instructors, all of whom have extensive professional knowledge of the music industry. We also host regular guest masterclasses from leading figures in the music industry, such as Nick Halkes (XL Recordings). Watch the series here

  • Our Higher Education programmes are quality assured by Middlesex University and you receive a Middlesex award on successful completion. Watch our students receive their degrees here.

* Other fee plans are available in course details

Live Sound Engineering Courses

Point Blank Music School won the 'Best Independent HE' category at the What Uni Awards. These awards are voted by the people that matter most: the students that take the courses. Since the digital era, changes in the music business have meant that artists often earn more from live performance than from sales. This is turn has led to a need for more professional live sound engineers to mix live shows. Fancy a job as a live sound engineer? Enrol on a Point Blank Live Sound Engineer course and get in the mix!

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Weekend Courses

Choose from our weekend DJ and music production courses below. We teach two-day music production courses in Ableton Live, also offering a weekend DJ course and a specialist Traktor DJ course. 

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expert instructors

Our team of instructors have a wealth of music industry experience and have worked with artists like Pharrell Williams, Bjork, Swedish House Mafia, Amy Winehouse and many more. Meet some of the London team...

Linton Bennett Music Composition

Linton aka Stepz composes/produces for Dido, Warren G, All Saints, Jamelia and Imogen Heap to name a few. He’s been active in the music industry for 3 decades and was signed to Motown in the US.

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Saytek Music Production

In-demand live act, played Space, Fabric, Tresor, Zoo Project. Releases on Cubism, Kevin Saunderson’s Legendary KMS, liebe*Detail, Soma, My Favorite Robot, Wiggle. Read about Saytek in The Sun.

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Ceri Owens Music Production

Veteran DJ of The End, Fabric and Corsica Studios, Ceri's production has support from Richie Hawtin, Mr G and more 

Phil Ramocon Singing/Composition

Ivor Novello & Grammy-winning musician/songwriter. Worked with Steve Winwood, Jamelia, Bob Marley, Jimmy Cliff and more. Co-wrote 'Buffalo Stance' with Neneh Cherry. 

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Contact us

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

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