Students will learn how to properly mix and master music comparable to those competitive in the modern industry. This course will cover the basic principles of mixing and will conclude with mastering students' own music. This course is designed for those who already have an understanding of audio and are looking to take their sonic production to the highest of quality. Students will learn how to craft audio recordings with the utmost precision to create sound of the highest quality.
Depending on experience level, it is recommended, but not required, that students first complete the Introduction to Audio Engineering Part 1 (Basic Techniques) course prior to enrolling in this course. Please contact us with any questions.
Optional Add-on: For one full business day, students can shadow Justin at Cybersound Studios! Students will be fully immersed in a professional, post-production studio. Students are encouraged to ask questions and to sit in on sessions as appropriate. This add-on can be applied at checkout.
This course will be held at our training location at 231 Corporate Drive in Portsmouth, NH on the Pease Tradeport.
Free parking is available onsite at our at Portsmouth location. We recommend parking toward the back of the building as the entrance to our classrooms and office are located in the back.
From the North/West on the Spaulding Turnpike: Enter the Pease Tradeport from Exit 1. Turn right at the bottom of the ramp onto Newington Street. At the first set of lights turn left onto International Drive. At the intersection, make a left onto Corporate Drive. Our location will be on your left.
From the South on I-95: Enter the Tradeport from Exit 3 off I-95. Take a left at the top of the ramp onto NH-33 West, then a right at the light onto the Grafton Road. Turn left onto Corporate Drive. Our location will be on your left.
From the North on I-95: Take Exit 5 onto NH-16 North/US-4 West, then Exit 1 for Gosling Road. Turn left onto Gosling Road and continue onto Newington Road. Turn left onto International Drive. At the intersection, make a left onto Corporate Drive. Our location will be on your left.
Justin Sheriff is an alumnus of Berklee College of Music with over twenty years of experience in music. Justin started at Cybersound Studios in Boston, MA as an intern in 2012, and is now working as the head audio engineer. Justin has worked with notable artists such as: Run-DMC, DMX, Chief Keef, Lauv, Greg Hawkes (The Cars), and more. Justin has produced work on the following corporate projects: Xyzal, SONOS, Billboard Women in Music Awards, Audible.com, 10% Happier, Runkeeper, and voice recognition software for Amazon Alexa. Justin is passionate about teaching audio engineering, and aspires to provide students with the skill sets necessary to have ultimate control over their sound. In this course, Justin is prepared to create an environment comparable to working within a professional post-production studio.
Depending on your current experience level and/or knowledge of audio engineering, we will always recommend you first complete Introduction to Audio Engineering Part 1 (Basic Techniques). However, this is not required. Each day of this course will be curated specifically to each individual's experience level with plenty of 1-on-1 time and room for questions.
Nope! This course does not have any required materials, software, equipment, etc. Our instructor will gladly inform you on all aspects of what equipment you could look into for future use. There will also be demo equipment for use during class hours. If you currently have your own equipment, computer, etc., you are more than welcome to bring it with you to class.
Currently, it is not. This specific course is non-credit and is the first of it's kind at UNH.
After clicking on "Enroll Now," you will be brought to a checkout page where you will find the option to add the one-day studio session to your cart!
This will be determined at some point during the course. You and your instructor will talk about the best dates for both of your upcoming schedules.