Admission Open

Are you working full time and want to be exposed yourself to the Sound Engineering Industry?
Then this short course is just for you.
Empower yourself today to start your own recording studio!

  • Duration: 6 Weeks
  • Commencement: 26 July 2016
  • Days: Tuesday and Thursday Evenings
  • Times: 19:00 pm – 21:00 pm
  • Course Fee: R7,999

Contents of Course:

  • Sound Engineering and Production Principles
  • The art of listening and mixing music
  • Maintaining sound engineering equipment
  • Operating and setting up sound engineering equipment
  • Planning pre-production and session procedures
  • Microphones and Microphone technique
  • Loudspeaker systems for recording studios and live sound events
  • Recording drums, percussion and other instruments
  • Understanding the basics of computers for sound application
  • The Analogue versus the Digital recording medium
  • Operating digital recording equipment
  • Learn how to use Studio One V3, Pro-Tools,Logic Pro x and Ableton Live 9……..


  • Record, Edit and Mix music for a stereo production
  • Creating backtracks and beats using Reason 7
  • Effects and Dynamic Processors in a Production
  • MIDI set-up and Recording
  • Recording and Producing radio commercials
  • Recording and producing an album
  • The Mastering Engineer and mastering formats
  • Basic studio design and acoustics
  • How to plan and set-up a recording studio
  • Live Sound planning, set-up and Production




Banking Details

  • Account Holder: Da Capo Music Academy SA
  • Bank: Nedbank
  • Account: 1136616373
  • Type: Business account 
  • Branch Code: 198765