WAM LEVEL 1 - Intro to Audio Production & Recording

Date/Time: 8 Monday evenings (1/28, 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25, 3/4, 3/11, 3/18) from 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: WAM Oakland, Unity Council Building, 1900 Fruitvale Ave Suite 3A, Oakland CA 94601

Price: $275 for WAM members. $375 for non-members. WAM Membership for 1 year is $40 ($30 for students). Join HERE.

Learn audio recording and production in a professional recording studio environment!

In this 8-class series you will:

  • Gain an understanding of the physics and science behind sound and how it affects the recording process

  • Learn signal flow and the recording chain

  • Learn how microphones work and basic microphone skills

  • Learn the basics of digital audio and recording with digital audio workstations like Pro Tools

  • How to solder and make your own cables!

Includes a free 3-month subscription to WAM's award-winning online training eTextbook at SoundChannel.

Kelley Coyne

Instructor: Kelley Coyne

Kelley is a sound engineer and educator based in the Bay Area. She's worked at Women's Audio Mission, Tiny Telephone, SFMOMA, Facebook, and multiple live venues. She's currently co-producer of the NoisePop Podcast. Recording clients include Diana Gameros, Rocky Rivera, Pamela Z, and Mariachi Feminil Orgullo Mexicano (an all-female mariachi band). She loves sharing her enthusiasm for audio with her students, and building up the community of women in the music industry.