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Beat Production and Recording: Certificate

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Certificate Program

CIP CODE: 50.0913


The Certificate in Beat Production and Recording at SUNY Broome Community College is a great choice for students interested in starting a career in music production.  This program focuses on recording technology, digital audio software, and writing beats while building foundational knowledge in music theory and music history.  Students will also gain experience that can be applied to other audio-related areas, including sound design for film or video games, broadcast media, live sound reinforcement, and more.

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate appropriate skill level with music recording and production technology.
  2. Develop a collection of original contemporary beat-based music.
  3. Perform in an ensemble and demonstrate appropriate concert etiquette during a performance.
  4. Describe, recognize, and aurally distinguish different musical styles and forms.
  5. Demonstrate proficiency reading music notation.

Program Supervisor

Brenda Dawe, Chairperson
Office: Campus Services, Room 115A
Telephone: +1 (607) 778-5061
Email: dawebm@sunybroome.edu


Term 1

Term 2

Total Credits: 26

Music Ensemble Courses

*MUS 186 Guitar Ensemble, MUS 190 The College Choir, MUS 194 Voice Class I, MUS 195 Jazz Ensemble, MUS 196 String Ensemble, MUS 201 College Band, and/or MUS 290 Chamber Singers

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