Music Production Introducing the world's first Music Production Graded Syllabus
Combining a thoroughly expansive range of practical, theoretical and aural assessment methods, Rockschool Music Production expands on our 25-year history of innovation in music education, providing aspiring producers and engineers with a world-class suite of accredited qualifications from Grade 1 to Grade 8.
Unrivalled academic grounding
Like all Rockschool syllabi, Rockschool Music Production was built with academic grounding and industry relevance in mind. Every practical, theoretical and aural test has been written and developed by industry professionals to give students an unrivalled level of academic grounding and understanding.
Unparalleled industry relevance
We've worked tirelessly with industry specialists and education professionals to ensure the Rockschool Music Production syllabus assesses industry fundamentals. From a diverse range of production techniques, to highly relevant technical DAW skills, the 2016 syllabus gives aspiring engineers and producers everything they need to progress and succeed in the industry.
Enhance Your Skills
Designed to meet the needs of all aspiring recording engineers, electronic music producers, mix engineers and mastering engineers, Rockschool Music Production caters for anyone interested in understanding the complete range of techniques and skills essential to modern music production.
Choose your area of specialism
From Grades 6 to 8 candidates can tailor their learning to their strengths, choosing their area of specialism, from Audio Production, Electronic Music Production and Sound for Media.
We recognise that Graded Music Exams should be accessible and relevant to a range of backgrounds and abilities. With Rockschool Music Production, candidates can take their exam using their preferred software application from a choice of: Pro Tools, Logic, Ableton Live, Cubase or GarageBand.
Study in your own time
Rockschool Music Production has been designed so you can study in your own time, alongside other commitments, giving you ample time to develop a wealth of skills and techniques that are highly relevant to today’s industry.
Innovative, industry focused assessment
The syllabus will assess in the core areas of Music Production, giving students an unrivalled skill set that’s tailored to the demands of the industry.
A mixture of highly relevant technical DAW skills, alongside a range of industry-focused tasks in all areas of production
Theoretical understanding, from music production terminology to sound and audio fundamentals
Key listening skills, including a diverse range of production techniques, audio fidelity, stylistic awareness and basic rhythm and harmony
The Rockschool Music Production Syllabus Guide
The course content for Rockschool Music Production is listed in the syllabus guide, starting at Grade 1 and going up to Grade 8.