WAM provides rigorous, immersive training in professional audio and the recording arts with award-winning women and gender-diverse instructors. Sign-up to build your skills and take the next step in your audio journey!

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CORE WAM COURSES

WAM Level 1: Intro to Recording & Audio Production

Consists of 8 sessions and covers the following outline:

  1. Science of Sound
  2. Signal flow and the Recording Chain
  3. Microphones
  4. Digital Audio and recording with Digital Audio Workstations
  5. Basic Audio Connection and Soldering

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WAM Level 2  – Intermediate Level

Consists of 6 sessions. Learn to use the gear and systems in WAM’s professional recording studio, from large format consoles to patch bays, headphone systems, microphone selection and techniques, and signal processors (EQ, dynamic and time-based processing). Level 2 covers the following outline:

  1. Recording in a Professional Studio
  2. Microphone Placement Techniques
  3. Mixing and Signal Processing

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Additional Master Classes – Advanced Level

We strongly recommend looking at class prerequisites before enrolling in Master courses.

Not all courses are offered each year. Examples of past Master Classes below:


Upcoming

WAMCon LA

October 7-8th

Women Audio Mission’s conference series, for women and gender-expansive individuals, is back! Friday, October 7th, 2022 & Saturday, October 8th, 2022 Women’s Audio Mission’s conferences — WAMCon — feature top talent in the music and audio industries, including award-winning music producers, recording engineers, songwriters, sound designers, sound for picture professionals, live sound engineers, game audio … Read more


WAMCon Virtual Nashville 2022 Press

Full press kit containing press release, event program, speaker headshot images and bios, and WAM logos can be downloaded by clicking Press Kit below.                  


Composing for TV, Advertising, & Film

March 15-May 18, 2022 | Tuesdays & Wednesdays 5:30-7:30pm PST

Are you a musician looking to explore composition for picture? Are you interested in composing music that has the potential to be synced for picture by major television networks or film studios? WAM’s Composition for TV, Film, & Advertising is the class for you! This class, sponsored by ESPN, will cover a basic toolkit for … Read more