Contemporary Song Production Workshop

School of Jazz & Contemp Music: Technology/Business

Non-Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

Contemp Song Production Wrksp

Spring 2021

Taught By: Hank Shocklee

Section: A

CRN: 5131

Credits: 2

This workshop will dive into the many questions new artists and producers have regarding the creation, development, and evaluation of their musical material. Students in the course will write and produce their own works and receive feedback from their peers and the instructor. The class will also cover the basics of song production and post-production, preparing students to be artists in the commercial music market. Topics of discussion will include song structure and arrangement, production and sound quality, current production techniques, basic marketing techniques aimed at reaching target audiences. The course will also include discussions on how the commercial music industry chooses hit songs and markets them. Students taking the course should be songwriters, and have basic knowledge of working in a DAW (Logic, ProTools, etc.). Spring 2018 Meetings: Feb 1, Feb 8, Feb 15, Mar 1, Mar 8, Apr 5, Apr 12, Apr 26, May 3, May 10.

College: School of Jazz & Contemp Music (JZ)

Department: Technology/Business (JTEB)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 10

Add/Drop Deadline: N/A
Online Withdrawal Deadline: N/A

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

*Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 12:56pm 7/2/2020 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Friday

Times: 1:00pm - 3:50pm

Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th

Room: 750

Date Range: 1/25/2021 - 5/10/2021