Contemporary Music Production

Contemporary Music Production


This major focuses on the use of the turntable and digital music analogs in music production. The student will utilize classical music theory in the formation of new contemporary ideas of music composition. The student spent a year at American University to supplement courses in relation to digital audio technology tools in studio production. The student's senior project will involve composing and presenting a piece of music that encompasses all of the musical ideas that the student has learned in their undergraduate studies.

Related Courses:

Music 141 –  Music Theory I

Music 142 – Music Theory II

Music212 – Cross Cultural Elements & Context

Music241 – Music Theory III

Music 242 – Music Theory IV

ATEC 101 – Fundamentals of Audio Technology

ATEC 102 – Lab- Fundamentals

ATEC 210 – Sound Synthesis

ATEC 220 – Sound Synthesis II

ATEC 410 – Sound Studio Techniques and Practice

ATEC 420 – Advanced Sound Studio Techniques

IDS 464 – Capstone Project

Graduation year: 2004