• Why Us?

    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]

    Why Us?
  • Swindon

    Swindon is a growth town on the M4, with an economy which ranks amongst the top 5 UK cities for performance – but without the price tag of larger centres. Swindon offers pleasant neighbourhoods, exciting town centre regeneration, and breath-taking countryside. Events Swindon Mela in the Town Gardens Swindon hosts a number of festivals such as the Swindon Festival of Literature, the … [Continue Reading]

  • Our Partners

    Wolverhampton University The University of Wolverhampton has a long history of providing students with the opportunities presented by a first class education. As a major player in the UK higher education sector, we continue to excel in the areas that have contributed to our excellent reputation: award-winning teaching, state-of-the-art facilities, international partnerships, strong business … [Continue Reading]

    Our Partners
  • Courses

    BTEC Level 3 National Foundation Diploma and National Extended Diploma in Music Performance: The Foundation 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 … [Continue Reading]

  • About

    In the heart of Swindon within easy reach of the town, The Academy of Music & Sound is the perfect choice for your ongoing music education. Our Swindon centre is over 4500 sq feet in size, featuring a full studio, iMac suite, drum lab, Live Performance room, instrument rooms and student lounges. The Academy of Music and Sound offers specialist music education and training to aspiring … [Continue Reading]


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NEW FOR 2018 – Masters in Music (MMus) at AMS

*** NEW FOR 2018 *** Music Masters Degree (MMus) at AMS Swindon The Academy of Music & Sound are proud to announce that they will be offering a new Masters Degree in Music from January 2018 in parternership with London College of Music (LCM) and the University of West London (UWL). The MMus course gives you a chance […]

OPEN EVENT – Sat 10th June

The newly refurbished AMS Swindon centre will once again be opening it’s doors for an open event on Saturday 10th June 10am – 2pm. This is a great opportunity to see the centre and its facilities, enquire about courses that we offer and meet some of the staff tutors. Also on the day there will […]

Pro Tools 101 Course – 24th & 25th July

Want to start your journey to becoming a professionally recognised Pro Tools Certified User? As an Avid Authorised Training Partner, The Academy of Music & Sound Swindon are very pleased to announce that we will be running the Pro Tools Fundamentals I class this July, and will be extending this course out to budding producers/musicians […]