Studio Recording I
Learn how to operate the premier Studio A recording facility at Foothill College. This studio features a Pro Tools HDX system, Avid S6 w/moving faders and a great microphone collection. In addition to our class time together, you will be able to book private sessions in Studio A to work on your own projects (including weekdays and weekends).
The studio has gorgeous acoustics and is large enough to accommodate a full orchestra. The main room is famous for getting huge drum sounds.
The history of music technology and sound recording from the earliest analog devices to current digital streaming services.
Introduction to creating music with computers, keyboards, audio samples and beats using Pro Tools and other digital audio workstations.
Mixing & mastering multitrack recordings using Pro Tools. EQ, compression, reverb, delays, tempo maps, harmonic distortion…
Foothill College created one of the first music technology programs in the country, launching classes in 1997, and remains one of the nation’s top programs, offering outstanding instruction and professional-quality facilities.
Our program provides a very cost–efficient option for students considering public or private universities.