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The Recording Studio Workshop Series is a six-week intensive class on recording music in a studio setting. With guidance from Vera’s professional studio engineers, you will learn how to: use Vera’s Recording Studio mixing board, manage basic and advanced signal flow, select and set up different types of microphones, use EQ and compression, create a headphone mix, coach artists through studio performance, set up Pro Tools for a recording session, various editing techniques. Students will complete this program with the knowledge, experience, and confidence to begin recording at home, at Vera, or at other studios. Other subjects include microphone techniques, building engineer-artist relationships, and critical listening. 

Summer sessions are Saturdays, 9am-1:30pm on the following dates:

  • July 2

  • July 9

  • July 16

  • July 23

  • July 30

  • Aug 6

Pre-requisites: Recommended to have basic understanding of audio signal flow concepts, and/or completion of Vera’s Basics of Live Sound class.

This class is a prerequisite for renting the recording studio audio classes at Vera and volunteer recording opportunities with Vera’s professional audio engineers. Become a volunteer at Vera to access other audio-related educational programs such as tours, field trips, and internships. 

COVID-19 Safety Information
All attendees (with the exception of youth under age 5) are required to present proof of COVID vaccination by bringing your original vaccination document or a photo/digital copy + ID to the workshop. Youth under 5 may provide a negative COVID-19 test within 48 hours of the class. For the duration of the workshop, attendees will be asked to wear masks, maintain social distancing where possible and sanitize hands between use of materials or equipment. Please do not come to Vera if you test positive for COVID-19, are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms or if you had a recent exposure to someone with COVID-19.

Accessibility Information
The venue has two floor levels; the Recording Studio workshop takes place in the studio located on the second floor. A single-person lift provides access between backstage on the first floor, the stage platform, and the recording studio on the second floor.  Patrons may also access each level by taking the outdoor ramp pathways on the north and south sides of the building. Entrance and inside doorways are not automatic and may require assistance to open. Gender neutral bathrooms are located on the first floor and include ADA accessible stalls and sinks. Please contact Levin at if you have questions or accommodation requests.

Class Refund Policy
The Vera Project does not provide refunds nor reschedule tickets for other class dates. If you are no longer able to attend, you are welcome to transfer your ticket to another person through the SeeTickets platform or contact us to give your spot to one of our waitlisted scholarship recipients.

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The Vera Project

305 Harrison St, Seattle, WA, 98109

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