Audio Mixing & Mastering

Compose. Record. Remix.

Learn how to edit and mix digital music using Logic Pro X. 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. Find this camp near you >>

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Course Details

Learn everything you need to know about Audio Mixing & Mastering.

Program Info

Ages: 12 – 17
Hours: 9am – 5pm
Tuition: $1,195
Lab Fee: $85
One-Week

Hardware + Software

Apple Computers
Logic Pro X
MIDI Keyboards
Ableton

Learning Outcomes

Learn about industry-standard plug-ins and techniques for audio mixing and mastering.

What You Create

You’ll create a final, polished composition for release on Soundcloud.

*Students are required to bring their own headphones and may bring their own instruments at their discretion. DMA is not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged personal items.

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Skills + Experience

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

Music Production

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.

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Find This Camp Near You

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

Francisca M.

Music Production Student

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Camp Overview

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

Sample Camp Day

8:00 am Drop-Off
Beat the traffic! Drop off anytime between 8:00 and 9:00am.
9:00 am Hands-on Tech Instruction
Learn + Understand
10:30 am Morning Break + Outdoor Activities
11:00 am Continued Instruction + Creation
Application + Guided Practice
12:00 pm Lunch Break
Bring your own or purchase a lunch plan, available at select locations.
1:00 pm Back to Camp
Create, Test, Evaluate + Improve
2:30 pm Afternoon Break + Outdoor Activities
3:00 pm Continued Instruction + Creation
Review + Share
5:00 pm Student Pick-up
Running late? Pick up as late as 5:30pm.

Tuition Includes

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

Add-Ons Available at Checkout

+ Lunch: Add lunch so you don’t have to bring your own!*
+ DMA Online: Choose a course or subscribe to learn at your own pace.
+ Overnight Housing: Stay on campus Sunday to Friday – includes all meals.*
+ Weekend Stay: Get ready for fun weekend activities and day trips around the area.*

* Meals + Housing available at select locations

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Learn the fundamentals and dive into more advanced topics! Academy camps combine two complementary courses to provide students with an immersive two-week experience.

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The DMA Difference

Discover what sets us apart from the competition and why we're the best.

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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