Dubspot Winter Sale + New Course Dates Added: Save up to 25% on All Courses!

Beat to the winter blues by learning the skills needed to help launch your career as a musician or strengthen your chops for those already pursuing music. New students save 15% off all courses, and current students save 25% off any additional courses. Sale ends on Tuesday, February 9th at midnight. Learn more about our courses and enroll today!

Learn the skills needed to help launch your career as a musician or strengthen your chops for those already pursuing music. New students save 15% off all courses, and current students save 25% off. The sale ends on Tuesday, February 9th at midnight EST.

Join the world’s leading learning environment and community of musicians, DJs, producers, visual artists, audio professionals, and enthusiasts of all music genres. 2016 is bringing all new course dates, special workshops, events, and much more. Check out our upcoming course offerings and enroll to transcend your craft to the next level. Learn more about our courses and enroll today!

Upcoming Courses in NYC and Online

Ableton Live Producer Certificate Program

Six Levels | 48 Sessions

The flagship of our music training, with every Ableton Live course offered at the school. After completing this program, you will leave with a portfolio of original music, a remix entered in an active contest, a scored commercial to widen your scope, and the Dubspot Producer’s Certificate in Ableton Live.

Feb 7th @ Online

Feb 12th @ NYC | Fri from 9:15am – 3:00pm

Feb 22nd @ NYC | Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu from 3:15pm to 6:00pm

Logic Pro Producer Certificate Program

Six Levels | 48 Sessions

Master Logic Pro X with our complete program. You’ll get a comprehensive overview of the composition process in Logic and create a portfolio that includes a collection of original tracks, a remix entered in an active remix contest, a re-scored scene from a film, and sound effects and music for a video game.

Feb 2nd @ NYC | Tue, Thu from 6:15pm to 9:00pm

Sound Design Komplete Program

Six Levels | 48 Sessions

Become fluent in the language of sound design and synthesis with this comprehensive program. This six-level Sound Design program uses Native Instruments’ Komplete as a platform for learning synthesis and sampling techniques. Starting with an introduction to the properties of sound, this comprehensive series of courses covers the major techniques used for contemporary sound design.

Feb 14th @ NYC | Sun from 1:15pm – 7:00pm

Mixing and Mastering Program

Three Levels | 24 Sessions

Transform rough ideas and basic compositions into dance floor bangers and sonically pleasing commercial quality masters. Learn the well-kept industry secrets of EQ, compression, panning, level balancing, reverb, and special effects.

Feb 23rd @ NYC | Tue, Thu from 9:15am to 12:00pm

Mar 1st @ NYC | Mon, Wed from 7:15pm to 9:00pm

Music Foundations Program

Three Levels | 24 Sessions

Unravel electronic music’s origins, build your chops, learn musical language and theory, and make and play music the way you want. Students will develop a deeper understanding of the roots and lineage of a variety of electronic and dance music genres, strengthen their keyboard skills, and learn valuable music theory, deepening their creative practice and facilitating effective collaborations with musical partners.

Feb 7th @ Online

Feb 12th @ NYC | Fri from 6:15pm to 9:00pm

Feb 16th @ NYC | Tue, Thu from 6:15pm to 9:00pm

Feb 23rd @ NYC | Tue, Thu from 12:15pm to 3:00pm

Feb 29th @ NYC | Mon, Wed from 12:15pm to 3:00pm

DJ Extensive Program

Six Levels | 24 Sessions

Immerse yourself in the complete art of DJing, from the fundamentals of beatmatching and mixing to using effects and programming extended club sets. Whether you’re a beginner wanting to learn fundamentals or a seasoned pro looking to take your talent to the next level, our curriculum is designed to accommodate all skill levels and styles of music. This comprehensive DJ program covers everything from basic mixing to advanced digital DJing with both Serato Scratch Live and Traktor Scratch Pro.

Feb 1st @ NYC | Mon, Wed from 7:1pm to 9:00pm

Feb 2nd @ NYC | Tue, Thu from 3:15pm to 5:00pm

Feb 6th @ NYC | Sat from 1:15pm to 3:00pm

Feb 15th @ NYC | Mon, Wed from 11:15am to 1:00pm

Feb 16th @ NYC | Tue, Thu from 7:15pm to 9:00pm

Feb 22nd @ NYC | Mon, Wed from 5:15pm to 7:00pm

Feb 27th @ NYC | Sat from 3:15pm to 6:45pm

DJing with Traktor Program

Three Levels

Starting with a historical overview, students will learn the fundamental concepts of DJing via Traktor’s intuitive interface. They will then delve into the vast array of possibilities offered by this groundbreaking software, presenting their work along the way. Students will leave with finished DJ mixes, a thorough understanding of DJing with Traktor, and a solid skill set ready for further development.

Feb 7th @ Online

Feb 26th @ NYC | Fri from 3:15pm to 5:00pm

Maschine Program

Three Levels | 12 Sessions

The future of production is here. Native Instruments’ Maschine redefines the intersection of hardware and software, performance and production. With Dubspot’s Maschine program for producers and performers, you’ll go from shaking hands with this cutting-edge music platform to making full tracks and performing your music live.

Feb 8th @ NYC | Mon, Wed from 6:15pm to 9:00pm

Feb 29th @ NYC | Mon, Wed from 6:15pm to 9:00pm

Turntablism Extensive Program

Six Levels | 24 Sessions

Turntablism is the art of manipulating turntables like an instrument. Starting with the fundamentals of “Scratching” and “Beat Juggling,” the program will focus on proper technique, optimal practice habits, creative exploration, group work, applications, and eventually full-blown turntablist sets.

Feb 22nd @ NYC | Mon from 9:15pm to 11:00pm

Visual Performance Program

Two Levels / 16 Sessions

Learn how to use a toolkit of the latest software including Vidvox VDMX and Quartz Composer. Create your own performance setup for live shows. Learn from a variety of visualists and producers who are pushing the medium in new and unexpected directions.

Mar 1st @ NYC | TBD from TBD


Open House in NYC: Sundays 11am | Guided Tour of LA

Ask questions. Watch demos. Test drive workstations.

Visit our New York and Los Angeles locations! Ask our Admissions Counselors in-depth questions about our programs, curriculum and philosophy. Watch live music production and DJ demos, and test drive our student workstations. If you are still trying to decide what you are looking for, stop by one of our Open Houses in NYC or schedule a tour in LA to find out more about the learning process at Dubspot. We can also help with scheduling details and payment options.