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Use limited time code SUMMER15 at checkout for 15% off any Summer Experience

Use limited time code SUMMER15 at checkout for 15% off any Summer Experience

The Young Music Producer Weekend

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Event

The Young Music Producer Weekend

Overview

The Young Music Producer Weekend takes students aged 15-18 on an immersive exploration through the world of music production, and the wider music industry through a series of interactive simulations, seminars and Q&A sessions led by a group of experienced music producers over 2 days. You can choose to attend the programme either in-person in London or ‘Live Online’. 

Attendance will give you a competitive edge in the race for the best universities and jobs in music and a ‘super-curricular’ experience to add to your CV and UCAS application. 

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An Immersive Experience of the Music Industry:

  • Experienced music industry professionals will coach you through live, interactive simulations, including: 

  • Produce your own track under the guidance of professional music producers, before premiering it at a ‘listening party’
  • Watch a live musical deconstruction of an award-winning track
  • Discover how technology and artificial intelligence are shaping the music of the future
  • Plan, pitch and launch your own record label, testing and demonstrating your skills in marketing, A&R and music management
  • Examine world-leading music marketing campaigns, proposing your own strategies for success

    Expert Coaching for a Career in Music:

    • You will be trained on how to fulfil your career ambitions in music production and the wider music industry

    • An action plan of how to get to the top, starting now

    • Coaching by experts on study choices; work experience; developing your skills; gaining exposure and networking in the industry

    An Audience with Top Music Industry Professionals:

    • Q&A time with a panel of music industry professionals to ask all your burning questions

    • Meet music producers, sound engineers, music marketing experts, A&R representatives, record label executives and more
    • Unlimited lifetime access to our depth of expertise. Students can contact us for further advice at any time

    Boost Your UCAS Form and CV:

    • Attendance demonstrates you’ve gained key skills such as teamwork, problem-solving, creativity, communication, presentation and commercial awareness

    • Complete the online assessment after the programme and receive a personalised certificate to include in your applications

      11.00am

      The World of Music

      - Breaking into the world of music
      - Discovering the vast array of career opportunities available
      - Carving out a path for yourself in a cut-throat industry
      11.15am

      The Sound Engineer

      - Sound engineering 101: watch, listen, learn
      - Live or studio engineering?
      - Discover their nuances and learn the skills required to succeed in both
      12.00pm

      The Music Producer

      - Write, arrange, produce and record
      - Witness a live deconstruction of an award-winning track
      - Commissions or originals: creating your own music vs producing tracks for others?
      12.45pm

      You Become the Music Producer Part 1

      - Uncover valuable insights into the creative process of producing music
      - Live production demo: a step-by-step guide to unlocking the potential of music production software
      - Expert coaching in sampling, levelling, mixing and mastering your music
      1.30pm

      Lunch Break

      2.15pm

      You Become the Music Producer Part 2

      - Plan, produce and edit your own track
      - Unleash your creativity: choose from an array of genres and samples
      - Put your skills to the test under the guidance of professional music producers
      4.00pm

      The ‘Listening Party’

      - Premiere your newly produced track
      - Listen to and critically assess the work of your peers
      - Receive personalised feedback and constructive critiques from expert producers
      4.45pm

      Making Music Panel Q&A

      - Live Q&A with musicians with backgrounds in production
      - Key questions answered
      - Receive valuable advice
      5.30pm

      Close

      *exact programme subject to change without notice.

      This programme is for students aged 15-18. No prior knowledge or experience is required. The programme involves a mixture of interactive simulations, exercises and Q&A sessions. You can choose to attend the programme either in-person or ‘Live Online’; the content is the same for both. 

      Programme Fee:

      'Live Online’: £165/student for both days

      In-Person: £165/student for one day (you can choose either day 1 or 2) OR £295/student for both days

      There is no application process, and you can secure your place simply by clicking “Register Now”. We operate on a first-come first-served basis and programme places are limited.

      Choose a location below:

      In Person

      14th - 15th January 2023

      University College London (UCL)

      Bloomsbury

      London

      As part of your booking, you will receive 12 months’ access to our state-of-the-art tech platform, AmbitionX. Here you will find all of your programme materials and complete post-programme assessments to gain coveted ‘experience points’ to demonstrate your levels of professional development. You will also be able to access any of InvestIN’s Live Online weekend and evening programmes through AmbitionX at no extra cost.

      WHAT OUR STUDENTS SAY ABOUT US

      Covid-19

      In the unlikely event that the in-person programme is completely cancelled because of Covid-19 then students will receive a refund. We have never yet had to cancel a London summer experience, having successfully delivered programmes during the summers of 2020 and 2021, with strict social distancing and excellent feedback. We shall of course adhere to all Covid-related government guidelines in place at the time of the programme and keep student safety as the highest priority.

      If you pay via credit because you postponed a previous booking then the credit note will be reissued to you in full.

       

      Support

      If you are trying to register and the registration box is not appearing it is likely because of firewall restrictions on your desktop device.

      You may wish to try on your mobile device instead. Alternatively, please email info@investin.org with details of the programme you want to register for. We will reserve your place immediately and send you a link to pay by card online.