Whether you are visiting the city for the first time, on a return visit, on business with a few hours to spare, Southampton guarantees an enjoyable experience for everyone, of all ages and interests. Known as the cruise capital of Europe, Southampton plays host to over four million visitors a year and boasts an impressive cultural offering, from museums, music venues and art galleries, to award … [Continue Reading]
We focus our curriculum and teaching on your chosen instrument or music specialism. If you play guitar, all of your core lessons are on guitar, and likewise for drums, bass, vocals, music-tech, song-writing, keyboards and music business. You will use specialist teaching and practise facilities which maximises your time with us. Ultimately, this focused delivery is for more useful, progressive and … [Continue Reading]
BTEC Level 3 90 Credit/Diploma and Extended Diploma in Music Performance: The 90 Credit Diploma in Music is a one-year course, equivalent to 3 AS Levels. On completion of the course, you can enroll onto the full Extended Diploma for year 2, which is equivalent to 3 full A levels. The courses are delivered with a focus on specific instruments, or singer-songwriting. The Academy of Music and … [Continue Reading]
In the heart of Southampton within easy reach of the city, The Academy of Music & Sound is the perfect choice for your ongoing music education. We have two campuses in Southampton. Our own facility is on Southampton High Street and features, several dedicated instrument teaching rooms, recording facilities, drum lab, live performance room and iMac suite. Our degree students use the renowned … [Continue Reading]
Check out one of our students bands called Terminal Fear. They’ve already supported Blaze Bayley (Ex-Iron Maiden), and you can see them live again at The Railway in Winchester Sunday 3rd July.
Well done to all of our first and second year BTEC students who performed this week at either The 1865 or The Joiners. It’s a great experience for our students to get out of the building and play to real audiences in well respected venues. For more information about our BTEC courses, please […]
Band of Skulls are an English rock band from Southampton, consisting of Russell Marsden (guitar, vocals), Emma Richardson (bass, vocals), and Matt Hayward (drums). The group formed after meeting in college, although Marsden and Hayward have been friends since school. Band of Skulls have released four studio albums, their most recent being By Default in […]