SUMMER MUSIC WORKSHOPS

for Musicians 12 and Over

Spend a week in Hollywood on MI’s state-of-the-art college campus learning from award-winning teachers and clinicians.

MUSICIANS INSTITUTE REFERRAL PARTNERSHIP

Get a taste of what your life could be like playing music—all day long! Spend a whirlwind week in Hollywood on MI’s state-of-the-art college campus, where you can get deeper into the music industry and have an unforgettable summer experience. As a referred student you receive 10% off any summer program you enroll in so make sure to mention who referred you!

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ALL SKILL LEVELS

AWARD-WINNING FACULTY

STATE-OF-THE-ART FACILITIES

WRITE A SONG
JOIN A BAND
RECORD A PERFORMANCE
MIX & PRODUCE
PERFORM ON STAGE
BUILD A GUITAR

CHOOSE YOUR PROGRAM

SUMMER SHOT

JUNE 25th – 29th

A one-week music camp for students aged 12 and up. The Camp offers 4 different programs; Music Performance, Guitar Craft, Audio Engineering and Independent Artist. Spend a whirlwind week in Hollywood on MI’s state-of-the-art college campus, where you can get deeper into the music industry and have an unforgettable summer experience.

SUMMER SHOT: MUSIC INTENSIVE

JUNE 25th – JULY 5th

A two-week music performance camp for students aged 12 and up. Students will play in bands, record songs and perform on stage. The Camp is offered to guitarist, bassist, drummers, keyboardists and vocalists and includes Concerts, Private Lessons, Instrument classes, Final Performance, a field trip to Universal Studios Hollywood and more!

ONE-WEEK MUSIC PERFORMANCE

Students will receive:

  • A professionally recorded, mixed and mastered CD with one song that they recorded and performed themselves
  • One professionally shot video of their final performance
  • A certificate of completion
  • Credit for the tuition amount paid if they enroll at Musicians Institute as a full-time student

Students will learn:

  • How to play in a band
  • How to write a song
  • How to record a song
  • How to perform on stage, including a final performance at the famous Musicians Institute Concert Hall

Students will experience:

  • After-class Jam Sessions
  • Concerts and seminars
  • Evening activities

Pricing:

  • Application Fee (Non-refundable): $50
  • Deposit (Due with application, refundable): $250
  • 10% REFERRAL DISCOUNT: -$150
  • Total Program Cost: $1,350 $1,500

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ONE-WEEK GUITAR CRAFT

Students will receive:

  • A guitar built by the student
  • A certificate of completion
  • Credit for the tuition amount paid if they enroll at Musicians Institute as a full-time student

Students will learn:

  • Plan and cut body: Using machine tools and handcrafting to create a headstock
  • Electronics: Covers controls, pickups, soldering and wiring
  • Hardware and Assemble: Install pre-selected hardware, learn techniques for set-up and fine-tuning
  • Finish the Neck: Sanding applying grain filler, staining and oil finish

Pricing:

  • Application Fee (Non-refundable): $50
  • Materials Deposit: $500
  • 10% REFERRAL DISCOUNT: -$150
  • Total Program Cost: $1,350 $1,500

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ONE-WEEK AUDIO ENGINEERING

Students will receive:

  • A flash drive of a mixed song
  • A certificate of completion
  • Credit for the tuition amount paid if they enroll at Musicians Institute as a full-time student

Students will learn:

  • Pro Tools 101: Basic concepts of recording/editing on a digital audio workstation
  • Introduction to microphones, signal flow and studio-set-ups
  • Tracking, overdubs and edits of a live band: The elements of recording a song
  • Mixing: Fader balance, automation, EQ and compression
  • Prior seminars have included beat production, film making and live sound

Pricing:

  • Application Fee (Non-refundable): $50
  • Deposit (Due with application, refundable): $250
  • 10% REFERRAL DISCOUNT: -$150
  • Total Program Cost: $1,350 $1,500

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ONE-WEEK INDEPENDENT ARTIST

Students will receive:

  • A certificate of completion
  • A recording of their own song
  • Credit for the tuition amount paid if they enroll at Musicians Institute as a full-time student

Students will learn:

  • Songwriting: Song structure, style, lyrics and melody
  • Digital Music Production: Audio technology, keyboards and software
  • Video Scoring: Composing musical backgrounds for visual applications
  • DIY Promotion: How to create fans and market your productions
  • Project Advising: Get assistance from music business experts
  • Prior seminars have included artist development, making money with your music, performance and stage
  • presence, artist branding/marketing and networking in the music business

Pricing:

  • Application Fee (Non-refundable): $50
  • Deposit (Due with application, refundable): $250
  • 10% REFERRAL DISCOUNT: -$150
  • Total Program Cost: $1,350 $1,500

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ONE-WEEK DJ / PRODUCING

Students will receive:

  • A certificate of completion
  • A copy of their own project
  • Credit for the tuition amount paid if they enroll at Musicians Institute as a full-time student

Students will learn:

  • Beat-matching: Learn to beat-match on the latest gear from Pioneer and Technics
  • Beat-making and Remixing: Produce original compositions with the latest production software
  • DJing with Serato DJ and Traktor: DJ techniques with Digital Emulation Software
  • Turntablism: Learn about the art of scratching with vinyl, CDJSs, and Serato
  • Sound Design Workshop: Using software synths to create your own instruments and samples

Pricing:

  • Application Fee (Non-refundable): $50
  • Deposit (Due with application, refundable): $250
  • 10% REFERRAL DISCOUNT: -$150
  • Total Program Cost: $1,350 $1,500

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TWO-WEEK MUSIC PERFORMANCE

Students will receive:

  • A professionally recorded, mixed and mastered CD with two songs that they recorded and performed themselves
  • One professionally shot video of their final performance
  • A certificate of completion
  • Credit for the tuition amount paid if they enroll at Musicians Institute as a full-time student.

Students will learn:

  • The fundamentals of music theory
  • How to play in a band
  • The history of Rock, Funk, Blues and other contemporary music styles
  • How to write a song
  • How to record a song
  • How to perform on stage, including a final performance at the famous Musicians Institute Concert Hall

Students will experience:

  • After-class Jam Sessions
  • Concerts and seminars
  • Universal Studios Field Trip
  • Evening activities

Pricing:

  • Application Fee (Non-refundable): $50
  • Deposit (Due with application, refundable): $250
  • 10% REFERRAL DISCOUNT: -$360
  • Total Program Cost: $3,240 $3,600

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Founded in Hollywood in 1977, Musicians Institute offers a wide variety of music degrees and areas of concentration in the field of contemporary music.