MUSIC CREATION ACADEMY

SHOWING SINGERS, SONGWRITERS & ASPIRING MUSIC CREATORS HOW TO CREATE THEIR OWN MUSIC IN A RECORDING STUDIO ENVIRONMENT. (Ages 12 - Adult)

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DO ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING APPLY TO YOU?

 

✅ I aspire to turn my passion for music into memorable, original songs

 

✅ I'm eager to channel my musical talents into reinventing cover songs, infusing them with my unique artistic essence."

 

✅ It's my ambition to share my music creations with a wider audience.

 

✅ I'm dedicated to developing my recording skills to give life to my musical creations

 

✅ Creating music goes beyond a simple pastime; it's a profound channel for my inner expressions and feelings

 

✅ I'm focused on developing a music portfolio that is valuable for college admissions and as a record of my milestones.

 

✅ I am interested in joining forces with other creators to enhance the quality of both my original works and cover songs

 

✅ Mastering home recording techniques is a major aim for me, enabling me to independently produce my music from home.

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PROGRAM Description

🎙️ Spotlight Your Vocal Talent: Work with MCA's expert producers/coaches to tailor songs to your unique voice.

 

🎙️ Transforming Your Talent: Evolve from casual music creator to polished, industry-ready artist with our guidance.

 

🎙️ Advanced Learning Beyond Basics: Unlock music industry secrets and master recording, elevating your performance to a pro level.

 

🎙️ Crafting Visuals for Your Music: Gain skills in creating engaging artwork and photos that capture your songs' essence.

 

🎙️ Mastering Music Release: Learn to protect your work and strategies to potential monetize your music effectively.

 

THE MUSIC CREATION Academy PROCESS

STEP 1: CREATE

Harness your music creation skills. Work with your RAA Coach & Producer to shape covers and originals that reflect your unique style and vocal identity.

STEP 2: RECORD & PRODUCE

Your voice shines as you lay down each note, adding depth to your music. Together with your coach, mix and master your track to perfection, ensuring standout quality and resonance.

STEP 3: RELEASE

Your music is your artistic statement, ready to reach a broader audience. With Distrokid collaboration, your tracks hit major platforms like Spotify, Apple Music, and YouTube Music, marking your journey from creation to global recognition.

Meet Your M.C.A. COACHES & PRODUCERS

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EVAN DUNN

Evan Graham Dunn, a master of multiple instruments and an expert in music creation, mixing, and mastering, stands out for his work with diverse artists. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Audio for Visual Media from Columbia College and has made significant strides in the music industry.

Evan's professional scope includes producing and recording in his Chicago studio, and he's known for his skill in mixing and scoring for commercials and films. Additionally, he's a vibrant performer, often touring and playing with various bands.

His bands Alaya and Edward & Graham have seen international success, including features on BBC Radio and steady rotation on Sirius Radio's “Coffee House”.

At the Recording Artist Academy, Evan excels as a producer and coach, where his down-to-earth and engaging approach inspires aspiring artists. His commitment to nurturing new talent in the music industry cements his reputation as a respected and influential figure in the music world.

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DEREK BERG

Derek B. is a seasoned producer and songwriter with a strong inclination towards artist development. His musical journey began with jazz piano studies under Wellington Schiller, Frank Sinatra's favored Chicago pianist, and continued at The Chicago Academy for the Arts.

Known for his collaborative spirit, Derek excels in crafting instrumental parts that align with an artist's unique style and voice, often taking a supportive role to highlight the singer. His touring experience includes performances with the national touring band, Phix, and collaborations with notable artists like Sugar Blue, John Kattke, John Kadlecik, Mer, and Chicago Radio DJ Kevin Matthews.

Transitioning from touring, Derek established the Clarendon Music Academy (CHMA) with a mission to provide contemporary music education. Today, CHMA is a testament to his vision, successfully offering innovative music programs and lessons. Additionally, Derek's expertise in production and a collaborative approach are integral to his role in the Recording Artist Academy, where he continues to guide and inspire aspiring artists.

Derek's dedication to music and artist development has made him a respected figure in the music industry.

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