Australia’s most renowned recording studio is proud to present an exclusive series of masterclasses featuring an inspiring lineup of Australia’s best engineers, producers and artists. For over 90 years, Studios 301 has been a benchmark for excellence in audio, working on many of the iconic records that have shaped the Australian music industry.
Learn from the best, not from a classroom, but from inside the studios where artists create hit records and award winning music is made. Each month we will feature a specialised masterclass with a curated program of Australia’s best talent.
29th September 2018
Topline Writing Masterclass
1st September 2018
22nd August 2018
Production and Audio Engineering Masterclass
TOPLINE WRITING MASTERCLASS with Paul Brandoli
Sit in a intimate, invaluable session with songwriter, vocal producer and producer Paul Brandoli as he takes you through his songwriting/ toplining process.
The session will include key topics such as:
Toplining vs songwriting
How important the right vocals and vocalist are
Vocal production from a songwriting perspective
How to collaborate with artists and DJs
Manoeuvring through a career as a topliner
Paul is widely regarded as one of the best topliners and songwriters in Australia and renown as the go-to-guy for electronic music. Recently his resume boasts 5 ARIA #1 Club hits, over 15 ARIA Club top 10 hits and songs which have amassed over 30 Million Spotify spins.
His credits include Zeds Dead, Timmy Trumpet, MOti, Set Mo and Woodes. Label clients include Casablanca Records/ Universal Music (US), Spinnin’ Deep (NL), Musical Freedom (NL), Dedbeats(CAN), Defected Records (UK), Ministry Of Sound/TMRW, SONY (AUS) Warner (AUS).)
MIXING MASTERCLASS with Simon Cohen
Mixing pop records.
Join an intimate session with producer and mixing engineer Simon Cohen as he guides you through a mix session and shares some of his mixing techniques and secrets for pop records.
Simon’s mixing skills are showcased on credits such as Starley’s breakthrough #1 hit single “Call on me” and an array of releases by Jessica Mauboy, Kilter, Glades, St Humain, Coda Conduct, Wallace, Horrorshow, JOY, Will Sparks, Savage, Stara, Emma Pask, Spit Syndicate and the list goes on.
- When: Saturday 1st September
- Where: Studios 301. Studio 1 Control Room
- Price: $130 per person
- Times: 11am – 3:10pm
4hrs, with 10 mins Tea break
- Capacity: 20 people
PRODUCTION AND AUDIO ENGINEERING MASTERCLASS
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In this exclusive Studios 301 Masterclass, Anna will give you some advice on career moves, talk about her own experiences and open a session to show you her preferred workflow.
Bring your notebooks and your list of questions to take part in this interactive workshop.
Anna Laverty has established herself as one of Australia’s finest young talents – boasting credits on projects by Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds, Courtney Barnett, Paul Dempsey and Florence And The Machine. Under the tutelage of award-winning producers Paul Epworth (Adele, Primal Scream, Foster The People) and Ben Hillier (Blur, U2, Elbow), Anna honed her production and engineering skills working on releases by Bloc Party, Florence And The Machine and Depeche Mode, amongst others.
Returning to Australia, Anna brought back the breadth of experience and technical expertise she developed in London’s famed Miloco Studios. Recently, she has carved out her own niche working with some of the most beloved acts in Australia and abroad, including The Peep Tempel, Something For Kate, Eagle and the Worm, Cut Copy, Meg Mac, Lady GaGa, New Gods and Jae Laffer.
IN THIS EXCLUSIVE STUDIOS 301 MASTERCLASS, ANNA WILL PROVIDE HER INSIGHT AND EXPERTISE ON MUSIC AND AUDIO PRODUCTION.
- Where: Studios 301, Studio 1
- When: Wednesday 22nd August
- Time: 6pm – 8pm
- Cost: $10
- Strict Capacity: 20