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About

The master of music in Music Production, Technology, and Innovation at Berklee College Valencia is a unique project-focused program that provides students with a deep knowledge of current practices and innovations in music technology, electronic musicianship, and music production.

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Overview

In the Music Production, Technology, and Innovation program at Berklee College Valencia, students learn hybrid arranging, composition, recording, editing, sound manipulation techniques, and live interactive performance systems. They also explore the art and science of musical innovation and case studies of transformative music innovators.

Students apply the principles of innovation to an advanced music project, which may be a technology-aided composition, a large-scale recording project, and/or live performances that may feature interactivity; multi-channel audio; digital visual expressions; originally designed instruments and systems; and/or musical applications for web and mobile devices. Other innovations that push the boundaries of music and technology may also be possible for this culminating project.

The goal is to produce a body of work that will prepare students for a career in music technology innovation, composition and production, interactive and mixed media, remixing, electronic musicianship, DJing, software and game development, live performance in solo and ensemble settings, and/or education. Upon completing the program, students will also be well prepared to adapt to rapid changes and new creative directions in the music industry.

Program Highlights

Advanced Studio Recording

Students spend ample time in our recording studios, mastering the most up-to-date techniques for capturing and manipulating sound. Students attain valuable skills in surround mixing, creating custom impulse responses, spectral repair, and complete control over pitch and time.

Digital Production and Design

Students get hands-on experience in music video production, sound design, synthesizer programming, and production using the latest hardware and software on the market (including Ableton Live, Max, ProTools, and Adobe Premiere). Students have access to our technology labs, recording studios, and scoring stage with the same hardware and software as any other top professional facility.

Live Performance

With the opportunity to collaborate with composition and performance master’s students on campus, music technology students push the limits of musical expression. Students explore the relationship between the musician and technology in live performance, with the goal of bringing something new and captivating to the audience. The video is a summary of acts performed at “Innovation: ¡En Vivo!” put on by students from all programs on campus.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Hybrid Recording Methods and Strategies
  • Live Video Music Production
  • Nonlinear Structure for Real-Time Media
  • Advanced Hybrid Recording Methods and Strategies
  • Studio Video Music Production
  • Electronic Production and Live Performance

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 ECTS

Total Credits: 31/32 with optional internship

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Music production, technology, and innovation applicants should possess a bachelor’s degree in music while demonstrating technological proficiency, musical excellence in performance and/or composition, leadership, motivation, intellectual curiosity, and promise of great achievement in their area of study. 
  • Bachelor's degrees in other disciplines will be considered, provided the student demonstrates a high degree of musicianship.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    43818 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43818 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    43818 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43818 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Berklee College of Music (Valencia Campus)

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