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Liberate your music

Liberate your music. Mix and master your songs to meet professional standards. Use advanced digital signal processing and FX to deliver the very best version of your music. Learn analog signal flow and mixing techniques behind a classic Westlake Recording Studios console.


  • Manage digital resources (RAM, Processing and DSP)
  • Sonarworks: Studio Sound Calibration Software
  • Bussing and and routing configurations
  • Slate Digital FX
  • Soundtoys FX
  • Native Instruments FX
  • IK Multimedia FX
  • DAW Order of Processing
  • Project Portability
  • Fundamental understanding and application of dynamic and time-based effects
  • Session preparation
  • Mixing theory
  • Loudness
  • Stereo bus metering
  • Automation
  • Monitoring Techniques
  • Alternate Mixes
  • Live digital mixing demonstration
  • Mastering definition and processes
  • Critical listening practices
  • Metering options
  • Stereo image and frequency response
  • Multi-band compression and limiting
  • Loudness
  • ISRC Encoding
  • Metadata
  • Dither
  • Live digital mastering demonstration
  • Qualities of a professionally mastered song
  • Input & Output Signal Paths
  • Basic patchbay orientation
  • Use of post-fader auxes for time-based
  • Analog summing
  • Printing a mix
  • Alternate Mixes
  • Stems and Recalls
  • Live analog mixing demonstration behind a Westlake Recording Studios console.
  • Use of inserts for dynamic effects

Start Dates

PART TIME COURSE Tuesday and Thursday 7-10pm
(3 weeks)

2020 Cohort Dates Coming Soon


FULL TIME COURSE Monday through Friday 3-6pm
(1.5 weeks)

2020 Cohort Dates Coming Soon




Full Time: 1.5 weeks

Part Time: 3 weeks

15 Classroom Hours

Full Access to On-Campus Studio & Lab

$ 1,500

Those wishing to focus on specific skills may enroll for individual courses. There are no prerequisites. However, enrolling for a particular course may require a diagnostic to assess an applicant’s background in related areas of music production.

All Four Courses

Full Time: 5 weeks

Part Time: 10 weeks

60 Classroom Hours

Full Access to On-Campus Studio & Lab

$ 5,200

Crē•8 Music Academy’s four courses provide a full scope of all the essential, professional production techniques used in music for commerce.

Normally priced at $6,000, enroll in four courses within a 12-month period and receive an $800 tuition discount! Four-course tuition must be paid in full. Please visit our FAQ’s or Terms and Conditions for more information.

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Hilton Wright II

Credits with Big Sean, Mike Posner, Sofia Reyes, black-ish (abc TV show), Faith Evans, Fonzworth Bentley.

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