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  • Onine-Courses-Metalworks-Institute-Acoustic-Principles

    This course will provide students with a broad introduction to the basics of sound, how the human ear works, sound level measurement, and the characteristics of sound, and its behavior, in a variety of different spaces. During this course students will examine the acoustics principles of sound indoors and outdoors, sound isolation as well as the acoustic principles of different instruments and instrument classifications.

    Interest: Audio Production 12 Lessons Self-Directed Learning
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    Acoustic Principles For Recording Engineers

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  • Audio-Post-Production-Metalworks-Institute

    This course will provide students with a broad introduction into the theoretical and creative principles used in sound for motion picture and television. During this course students will be introduced to the history and evolution of the film industry, on location recording processes, post production techniques, the mixing process, and the multiple output formats used.

    Interest: Audio Production 12 Lessons Self-Directed Learning

    Audio Post-Production For Film & Television

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  • Business Communications for Entertainment Professionals provides students with an overview of the basic theories of communication, and how those theories are put into practice in the business world. During this course students will examine the impact of interpersonal communication and the importance of nonverbal communication in the overall communication process. This course will also will provide a review of the basic rules of grammar and punctuation to improve writing skills, as well as developing skills for public speaking. Finally, this course will discuss the role of mass and online media, and their effect on the business of communications.

    Interest: Music Business, Music Performance 12 Lessons Self-Directed Learning

    Business Communications For Entertainment Professionals

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  • The emergence of the Internet and digital technology has created a dramatic shift in the way music is marketed, distributed, and consumed. Traditional marketing and distribution methods have given way to a new paradigm, whereby artists are using these emerging technologies to drive interest in their music, generate new fans, and distribute and sell their songs and shows. This introductory course will examine the evolution of music distribution, the impact of these new technologies, and look at many of the new tools and techniques that artists are using to take their music to the masses.

    Interest: Music Business 12 Lessons Self-directed learning

    Digital Distribution

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  • Ear Training & Critical Listening for Recording Engineers I provides students with an introduction to the fundamentals of listening, how to optimize your listening environment, and how to identify frequency ranges and effects. During this course students will examine the differences between critical listening and analytical listening through practical application, how to combine critical and analytical listening, and how to develop effective listening techniques.

    Interest: Audio Production 12 Lessons Self-Directed Learning

    Ear Training & Critical Listening for Recording Engineers I

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  • Metalworks-Institute-Online-Courses-Ear-Training-Musicians-Intervals-Scales

    This course will provide students with an introduction to the fundamental concepts of ear training from a musician’s perspective. During this course students will examine harmonic and melodic intervals, inverted intervals, major and minor scales, pentatonic scales and chromatic scales. Most notably, this course will focus on the audible recognition of these concepts through practical application as well as its relation to notated music. In addition, this course will also discuss methods and techniques used to identify intervals & scales by ear.

    Interest: Music Performance, Music Theory 12 Lessons Self-Directed Learning

    Ear Training For Musicians: Intervals & Scales

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  • As the size and scope of concerts and other live events continue to grow, the live events industry faces ongoing challenges in maintaining the health and safety of workers, performers, and fans at these live events. This course will delve into some of the health and safety issues inherent in the live event industry, such as crowd management, temporary staging, working at heights, working with electricity, and other important safety elements. We will examine important case studies of past tragic incidents in the performance industry, and look at how such incidents can be avoided in the future.

    Interest: Music Business, Live Production 12 Lessons Self-Directed Learning

    Health & Safety In The Live Events Industry

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  • Digital audio workstations have evolved over the past 10 years from being a luxury for a few to a popular creative tool for the masses. This course will focus on Ableton Live’s unique and innovative approach to electronic music production, one that differs in key respects to more traditional digital audio workstation programs.  Students will be introduced to the major facets of Live’s interface and views, build confidence and skill in electronic music production through the creation of examples in contemporary styles, and learn specific workflow enhancing techniques to quickly bring their creative ideas to life.

    Interest: Audio Production, Ableton Live 12 Lessons Self-Directed Learning

    Introduction To Ableton Live

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  • Metalworks-Institute-Online-Courses-Introduction-to-Music-Publishing

    The Introduction to Music Publishing course introduces students to the history, functions and operations of music publishing, including copyright acquisition, songwriter contracts, performance licensing, mechanical licensing, print publishing, synchronization rights, royalty structures and methods of royalty collection. During this course students will examine the different types of music publishers as well as their roles and responsibilities.

    Interest: Music Business 12 Lessons Self-directed learning

    Introduction To Music Publishing

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  • Metalworks Institute Online Courses ProTools

    This course will provide students with an introduction to the Pro Tools audio mixing and editing software. We will provide students with the basic knowledge needed to create a Pro Tools session, from the initial set up to the final mixdown. We will demonstrate how to create your first session and recording, how to import media and record MIDI, how to apply basic mixing and editing techniques, and how to finish your work. No prior experience using analogue or digital audio recorder/editors is necessary, although a basic understanding of recording concepts is encouraged.

    Interest: Audio Production, AVID Pro Tools 12 Lessons Self-Directed Learning

    Introduction To Pro Tools

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  • Metalworks Institute ONline Courses Sibelius

    Sibelius is arguably the most popular score writing software program available today, and is used by many successful composers and arrangers to create and edit songs and musical scores. This course will introduce students to some of the fundamental aspects of Sibelius. From setting up your first score, to learning how to use Sibelius to score a film, you will also learn how to record a performance, customize playback, capture ideas, and mix your arrangement.between art and commerce.

    Interest: Audio Production, Sibelius 12 Lessons Self-Directed Learning

    Introduction To Sibelius

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  • Metalworks-Institute-Online-Courses-Introduction-Business-Entertainment-Square

    The Introduction to the Business of Entertainment course provides students with an overview of the entertainment industry, including music, film, print media, broadcasting, video games, live entertainment, the internet and online media. During this course students will examine these various segments from a historical perspective and the key technological advancements that have allowed these industries to evolve. Most notably, this course will look at the economic structure of the entertainment industries, current trends that are shaping the future of the entertainment industries and the often conflicted relationship between art and commerce.

    Interest: Music Business 12 Lessons Self-directed learning

    Introduction to the Business of Entertainment

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