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Melbourne Sound School


Always wanted to mix music? Learn about the art of DJing and sound mixing from scratch! Melbourne Sound School, a free 8-week crash course in electronic music, is coming to FCAC. Learn about the technology and art of sound.

DJ School with DJ Sezzo Snot will teach you everything you need to know about DJing, while Synth School with Bridget Chappell will take you into the world of analogue and digital synthesis.

Limited spots available so get in quick! No musical background is necessary. Enrol in the full course or sign up for individual workshops.

WHEN: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 31 July – 19 September, 7pm – 9pm
VENUE: Footscray Community Arts Centre
COST: Free


If you have any questions regarding the registration process or the program, please contact Melbourne Sound School directly on melbournesoundschool@gmail.com

Program Information

Synth School
WEEK 1: Analogue synthesizers and controlled voltage
WEEK 2: Digital synthesizers and MIDI
WEEK 3: Drum machines
WEEK 4: Sampling
WEEK 5: Noise and effects
WEEK 6: Make your own synthesizer
WEEK 7: Circuit bending
WEEK 8: Field trip to MESS

DJ School
WEEK 1: Introduction to signal flow
WEEK 2: Microphones
WEEK 3: Analogue mixers
WEEK 4: Field recording
WEEK 5: Audio software
WEEK 6: Editing and mixing
WEEK 7: Live mixing 1
WEEK 8: Live mixing 2

Presented in association with Melbourne Sound School. 

Sound School

1- Image by Shuttermain.

Date & Times

Start: Tuesday, 31 July 2018 9:00 am

End: Wednesday, 19 September 2018 11:00 am


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