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Audio Mixing & Mastering

Teen One-Week Camp  Ages 12-17

Mix and Master Your Own Tracks

Learn how to edit and mix digital music using Logic Pro. You’ll learn how to take your Ableton projects or final tracks and explore industry standard plug-ins and techniques to mix and master your song into a polished composition to share on Soundcloud. Master the steps of audio mixing, including equalization, panning, time & space effects, and automation.

Staff Ratio: 12:1
Hardware + Software:
Logic Pro X, Ableton Live, Massive, MIDI Keyboard

Ages: Students 12-17
Hours: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Program: Teen Camp (One-Week)

Staff Ratio: 12:1
Ages: Students 12-17
Hours: Full Day, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Program: Teen Camp (One-Week)
Hardware + Software: Logic Pro X,
Ableton Live, Massive, MIDI Keyboard



Students are required to bring headphones. DMA is not responsible for any damaged or stolen items.

Course Information

Get ready for a fun and meaningful camp experience through project-based learning.

What Students Learn

• Music theory, arrangement, and editing.
• 
Using a drum machine.
• 
How to sample sounds and music.
• Using MIDI to write for any instrument.
• 
Mixing and mastering your tracks for release on a variety of platforms and sound technologies.

What Students Create

• An original song, mashup and/or remix, and a fully mixed and mastered track.

Learn more in the Electronic Music Production Academy. Learn more →

More About This Course

Our Music Production camps equip students with the skills to create exciting, unique compositions and pursue careers in the music industry as producers and artists. This Logic Pro X & Ableton course teaches students the techniques of professional producers as they finalize their compositions and apply equalization, panning, time & space effects, and automation to their tracks. You’ll use your very own tracks or pre-made sessions to explore industry-standard plug-ins and leave the week with a polished composition ready for Soundcloud.

The Teen Experience: Since 2002, DMA has been encouraging and inspiring teens to become the next generation of developers, animators, filmmakers, photographers, designers and engineers. In addition to developing teens’ interests and passions for the latest in new tech, our camps foster personal growth, confidence, and independence; preparing students for life beyond high school and college.

Our Music Production camps equip students with the skills to create exciting, unique compositions and pursue careers in the music industry as producers and artists. This Logic Pro X & Ableton course teaches students the techniques of professional producers as they finalize their compositions and apply equalization, panning, time & space effects, and automation to their tracks. You’ll use your very own tracks or pre-made sessions to explore industry-standard plug-ins and leave the week with a polished composition ready for Soundcloud.

What Students Learn

• Music theory, arrangement, and editing.
• 
Using a drum machine.
• 
How to sample sounds and music.
• Using MIDI to write for any instrument.
• 
Mixing and mastering your tracks for release on a variety of platforms and sound technologies.

What Students Create

• An original song, mashup and/or remix, and a fully mixed and mastered track.

The Teen Experience

Since 2002, DMA has been encouraging and inspiring teens to become the next generation of developers, animators, filmmakers, photographers, designers and engineers. In addition to developing teens’ interests and passions for the latest in new tech, our camps foster personal growth, confidence, and independence; preparing students for life beyond high school and college.

What Students Learn

• Music theory, arrangement, and editing.
• 
Using a drum machine.
• 
How to sample sounds and music.
• Using MIDI to write for any instrument.
• 
Mixing and mastering your tracks for release on a variety of platforms and sound technologies.

What Students Create

• An original song, mashup and/or remix, and a fully mixed and mastered track.

The Teen Experience

Since 2002, DMA has been encouraging and inspiring teens to become the next generation of developers, animators, filmmakers, photographers, designers and engineers. In addition to developing teens’ interests and passions for the latest in new tech, our camps foster personal growth, confidence, and independence; preparing students for life beyond high school and college.

Download the Course Syllabus

Get to know Audio Mixing & Mastering even better by taking an in-depth look at the syllabus for this course.

Our project-based approach to learning sparks curiosity, builds confidence, and fosters teamwork as students seek solutions to real-world problems. Have additional questions about selecting the perfect course? Contact us →

Download the Course Syllabus

Get to know Audio Mixing & Mastering even better by taking an in-depth look at the syllabus for this course.

Our project-based approach to learning sparks curiosity, builds confidence, and fosters teamwork as students seek solutions to real-world problems. Have additional questions about selecting the perfect course? Contact us →

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Camp Overview + Schedule

Take a look at your camp schedule, learn more about tuition, and explore add-ons.

Daily Schedule

8:00 am Check-in + Drop-Off
9:00 am Hands-on Tech Instruction
10:30 am Morning Break
11:00 am Continued Instruction + Creation
12:00 pm Lunch Break
1:00 pm Back to the Classroom
2:30 pm Afternoon Break
3:00 pm Continued Classroom Time
5:00 pm Pick-up

Tuition Includes

Digital Media Academy camp t-shirt
Personalized feedback + Project Achievement Report
Certificate of Completion
Google Apps email account + unlimited cloud storage
 Low staff to student ratios
 Alumni Club Membership

Friday Open House

Every Friday at 3:00 PM, parents are invited to our Open House! We open up our classrooms so students can show off the projects they have been working on all week. Meet your child’s instructor and explore more opportunities for them to continue learning and creating. Open House is typically finished by 4:00 PM.

 

Daily Schedule

8:00 am Check-in + Drop-Off
9:00 am Hands-on Tech Instruction
10:30 am Morning Break
11:00 am Continued Instruction
12:00 pm Lunch Break
1:00 pm Back to the Classroom
2:30 pm Afternoon Break
3:00 pm Continued Classroom Time
5:00 pm Pick-up

 

 Tuition Includes

Digital Media Academy camp t-shirt
Feedback + Project Achievement Report
Certificate of Completion
Google Apps email account + cloud storage
Personal Apple workstation for camp
 Low staff to student ratios

Friday Open House

Every Friday at 3:00 PM, parents are invited to our Open House! We open up our classrooms so students can show off the projects they have been working on all week. Meet your child’s instructor and explore more opportunities for them to continue learning and creating. Open House is typically finished by 4:00 PM.

Daily Schedule

8:00 am Check-in + Drop-Off
9:00 am Hands-on Tech Instruction
10:30 am Morning Break
11:00 am Continued Instruction + Creation
12:00 pm Lunch Break
1:00 pm Back to the Classroom
2:30 pm Afternoon Break
3:00 pm Continued Classroom Time
5:00 pm Pick-up

 

Tuition Includes

Digital Media Academy camp t-shirt
Feedback + Project Achievement Report
Certificate of Completion
Google Apps email account + cloud storage
Personal Apple workstation for camp
 Low staff to student ratios

Friday Open House

Every Friday at 3:00 PM, parents are invited to our Open House! We open up our classrooms so students can show off the projects they have been working on all week. Meet your child’s instructor and explore more opportunities for them to continue learning and creating. Open House is typically finished by 4:00 PM.

 

Camp Upgrades

Get the most out of your summer with DMA when you add any or all of the following:

 

Lunch Plan

Get lunch on campus so you don’t have to pack your own. Lunch Plans start at $75/week at select locations.

Overnight Housing

Stay in the dorms and eat on-campus, Sunday through Friday. Overnight Housing is $695/week where available.

Weekend Stay

Add Weekend Stay and enjoy extra activities and day trips around the area. Weekend Stay is $395/weekend at select locations.

DMA Online

Start learning now and get ready for camp when you register for an online course! DMA Online is $95 per course.

What Students Are Saying

“I loved making my own songs, and meeting new people that I can talk to about music.”

Francisca M.
Audio Mixing & Mastering

The DMA Promise

You can count on us to deliver on all the things that truly matter. We pinky swear.

Top-Notch Staff

Educators, artists, and talented industry professionals with a passion for STEM education.

Well-Balanced Experience

Our students enjoy a balanced camp day with both in-class lessons and outdoor activities.

Project-Based Learning

Our curriculum sparks curiosity, builds confidence, and fosters teamwork and collaboration.

Safety Matters

Our staff is First-Aid + CPR certified and have completed national background checks.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between this course and the Ableton™ production course?

Both Ableton® and Logic® Pro are used to create beats and electronic music. However, Ableton® is also used to for DJ’ing, while Logic® Pro is used primarily for recording and remixing. Logic® Pro is more of a general-purpose tool for musicians, and also more popular with Hip Hop music recording, which features vocals. By contrast, Ableton® is the digital audio workstation (DAW) of choice for the EDM (electronic dance music) community.

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