Northern School of Sound

Northern School of Sound

Description

Northern School of Sound is the first and only Apple Authorised Training Center for Pro Apps in the North East. Housed in a purpose built commercial recording studio in Gateshead, we deliver Apple training and certification in Logic Studio and Final Cut Pro as well as the whole Mac OS X curriculum (in association with AT Computers). We also offer short courses in Ableton Live 8, Propellerheads’ Reason 4 and specialist audio master-classes from noted industry professionals.

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  • Training
  • Gateshead
  • Beginner
  • 3 Days

...looking to edit professional-quality video with Final Cut Pro and who prefers hands-on and interactive instruction to best explore its functionality... Learn about: Film Production... More


£ 595
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  • Training
  • Gateshead
  • 3 Days

...audio and midi configuration that will seamlessly integrate with their own personal production studio. Students also create their own song using Logic... Learn about: Music Production... More


£ 450
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Ableton Live 8 course in Gateshead
Northern School of Sound
  • Training
  • Gateshead
  • 2 Days

...Customising the window layouts and speeding up the workflow. Experimenting with the mixer and effects. Warping warp techniques. Looping and advanced techniques... Learn about: Music Production... More


£ 250
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Teachers and trainers (5)

Barbara Keating
Barbara Keating
FCP Trainer

A digital artist with twenty years teaching experience, Barbara has been authorised to set up an Apple Training Centre for education in Tanzania, and is an Industry Mentor at Digital City.

Damian Dowling
Damian Dowling
Director of School

The School is owned and managed by Damian Dowling, certified operator Logic Pro 8 level 1 and 2, and certified Trainer, Logic Pro 8. A professional touring musician of twenty years, Damian recently taught sound and recording techniques at Newcastle College over a four year period. Damian is an accomplished teacher, engineer and producer with many years of experience.

John Moores
John Moores
Visiting 301 trainer

John Moores (Apple Master Trainer Mentor Europe, Africa and the Middle East and Apple Distinguished Professional) presided over the official opening of the school, and delivers the Advanced Techniques in Logic Studio (301) course.

Nick Able
Nick Able
Ableton Live Trainer

Nick is a professional Musician, Composer and Teacher. Since 2002, he has been a student and disciple of the legendary Maestro Ravi Shankar, and also works with his youngest daughter Anoushka Shankar. Nick runs a studio and teaching practice from his home, composing music for film, TV and other media, and collaborating with other artists. He was recently granted a Digital City Fellowship at the Institute of Digital Innovation in Teesside.

Visiting 101 Trainer .
Visiting 101 Trainer .
Certified Leopard 101 Trainer

History

Our trainers have vast combined experience as professionals within the creative industries - with field-tested practical knowledge. Come and explore our website and see how Northern School of Sound can help you reach your professional potential.

Advantages of studying here

With our network of contacts in the pro audio, IT and music industries, Northern School of Sound is brilliantly placed to keep abreast of technological developments and to pass on our experience to delegates.

Areas of specialisation

Northern School of Sound specialise in pro audio training.