Mon, Aug 10 | Maison d'Étude

Music @ Maison [Workshop for Teens]

Co-create (write, record, and produce) an original song with a professional recording artist in this semi-private 4-day workshop.
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Music @ Maison [Workshop for Teens]

Time & Location

Aug 10, 2020, 1:00 PM – Aug 13, 2020, 4:00 PM
Maison d'Étude, 3505 Avenue Atwater, Montréal, QC H3H 1Y2, Canada

About the Event

A four day workshop with a professional recording artist.

You will learn how to write, record, and produce an original song in a small group. 

After the workshop is complete, students will receive a final professional mix of the song they co-created and a certificate of course completion. 

This workshop is for students age 13-17 years old

Group size maximum: 6 people

The workshop will take place in a well ventilated room, with ample respect to recommended persons ratio.

Everyone will be required to wear a mask and respect social distancing of 2 meters at all times. 

Dates & Times

August 10th, 2020 - 1:00pm-4:00pm

August 11th, 2020 - 1:00pm-4:00pm

August 12th, 2020 - 1:00pm-4:00pm

August 13th, 2020 - 1:00pm-4:00pm

Workshop Outline

Day 1: Finding Inspiration

  • Building blocks to songwriting
  • Different ways to starting song ideas
  • Collecting sounds and inspiration

Day 2: Developing A Theme & Writing A Chorus

  • Finding your voice: improvisation and vocalization basics
  • The bullseye method to co-writing a hook
  • Intro to software production

Day 3: Writing, Arrangement & Recording

  • Moving from chorus to full song
  • The basics of song arrangement
  • How to professionally record a song

Day 4: Sound Design, Mixing and Mastering

  • Developing an ear for sound design
  • Making final creative decisions
  • How to take a song over the finish line: mixing and mastering

After the workshop is complete, students will receive a final professional mix of the song they co-created!

About Matthew

Recording artist Matthew Chaim has amassed over 10 million streams online with his genre-bending songwriting style and unique soulful sound. Growing up in Montreal, Matthew picked up the drums at an early age and immediately fell in love with the instrument. Though it wasn’t until his early 20’s that Chaim started writing songs. The singer/songwriter/producer relocated to Los Angeles in 2017 where he signed a record and publishing deal with Big Noise Music Group (MadeInTYO, Ashley Tisdale). He has captivated audiences with his EP Homemade and full-length album The Mathematics Of Nature, working closely with LA-based producers Rabitt (Andy Grammar, Charlotte Lawrence), Danny Majic (G-Eazy, OneReplubic) and Noah Barer (Sara Diamond, Husser).

  • 4-Day Music Workshop
    +$44.91 QC
    +$44.91 QC

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