Music Production

Overview

A student sings into a microphone in a music studio.Whether you’re a music and sound enthusiast, a singer, conventionally trained musician or an aspiring composer, our Music Production degree encompasses all aspects of the practice and theory of music composition, production and performance.

You can gain competency in the use of physical and virtual music making instruments and immerse yourself in songwriting, as well as the composing, arranging and recording of music.

Studying a variety of music genres, you will develop expertise in music technology and electronic music interaction, and also master the techniques required for the effective distribution of music.

You can gain inspiration for your future career in music production by listening to some of the work of current and former Edge Hill Music students, Charity Shop Pop and Podge. Charity Shop Pop’s latest release, Quarantine, tries to make you smile in uncertain times.

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Facilities

Students operate the controls for equipment in a digital sound studio.Contemporary facilities for Music Production students are located in the £7million Arts Centre and £17million Creative Edge.

Our music production and audio post-production studios come equipped with AVID ProTools HDX digital recording systems with C|24 control surfaces, as well as Waves and IK Multimedia and a range of microphones.

A dedicated Mac lab provides access to the latest audio software such as AVID ProTools 11, Apple Logic X, Propellerhead Reason 7, Adobe SoundBooth CE, AVID ProTools 11, Native Instruments Komplete Ultimate, and Sibelius.

There are also recording studios and several dedicated rehearsal and practice rooms where you will have access to electronic keyboards, a range of acoustic and electric guitars, effects modules, practice amps and a selection of grand and upright acoustic pianos.

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Open Days and Virtual Events

A prospective student and her mother consult a printed guide while attending an open day.If you are considering studying at Edge Hill University, the best way we usually recommend to gain an insight into the student experience is by attending an open day.

Our November 2020 open day is going virtual. We will ensure that you can still discover everything that Edge Hill University has to offer and get answers to all of your questions. You will be able to find out more about music production and the University through a series of online activities.

If you would like to see our stunning campus for yourself, private campus tours, led by a student guide, are also available on a variety of dates. Pre-booking is essential.

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