COURSE CALENDAR

WAM provides rigorous, hands-on training in professional audio and the recording arts in a world-class recording studio with award-winning women instructors. 


Introduction to Audio Production & Recording – WAM Level 1 Certificate – Beginner

Consists of 8 sessions in WAM’s studio and covers the following outline:

  1. Science of Sound
  2. Signal flow and the Recording Chain
  3. Microphones
  4. Digital Audio and recording with Digital Audio Workstations
  5. Basic Audio Connection and Soldering

Professional Studio Recording – WAM Level 2 Certificate – Intermediate

Consists of 8 sessions in WAM’s studio and covers the following outline:

  1. Signal Processing
  2. Large Format Consoles
  3. Microphone Placement Techniques
  4. Studio Session

Live Sound Reinforcement

Learn the basics of live sound with an industry veteran at a professional music venue (Rickshaw Stop). Spend the day focusing on live sound techniques while working with a live band.


Master Classes

  1. Podcasting
  2. Anatomy of a Mix
  3. Location Sound for Television
  4. Building a Microphone
  5. Introduction to Ableton Live and Electronic Music Production, etc.

Upcoming

WAM Member Holiday Open Studio 12/1

December 1st, 2016 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm

* WAM Member Exclusive * FREE  Our December member meeting offers a chance to experience the WAM Studio in a casual setting –  listen to projects in WAM’s world-class recording studio, explore our wide variety of audio tools, learn to build a synthesizer, network, and more!  Refreshments will be provided.  


Audio for Advertising Workshop at Pandora

December 6th, 2016 | 6:30pm-9:00pm

FREE for WAM Members! This workshop will serve as an introduction to mixing and mastering audio for advertising. Participants will be taken through the process of creating an ad from raw audio file to finished, mastered product through a series of presentations and a hands-on demonstration. At the end of the workshop, everyone will have … Read more


VIP Sound Check for WAM Members at Local Sirens 1/12

January 12 | 6:00pm

*WAM Member exclusive* Join us for Sound Check at Local Sirens January 12th! Come shadow WAM’s professional engineers fo a live sound check at Rickshaw Stop, before our Local Sirens show with Plush, Tanukichan, Rayana Jay, and Siri! After sound check, please stick around for the incredible FREE show starting at 8:30pm.  **Limited Availability – … Read more