Pyramind

Introduction

Music Production School and Online Learning Network

SF Campus

Learn to produce the sounds and music you love at our SF Campus, located in the heart of the SOMA district of San Francisco.

Immerse yourself in the most in-depth music and audio production training program on the planet, specifically designed to launch the careers of music producers, sound designers, composers, audio engineers, and electronic music artists.

San Francisco's leading school for music and sound producers has a seat waiting for you.

Online

Pyramind's online music production classes and programs are designed to explain the DAW in detail, dissect the art of sound design and teach you proven songwriting and arranging methods.

Get one-on-one training with your instructor and mentor included in the price of each online class.

Choose from full Programs like our Electronic Music Producer Online, or individual courses in Ableton Live, Logic Pro X, Pro Tools and more.

Create a portfolio under the guidance of a professional and develop a repeatable workflow to carry with you throughout your career.

Mentorship Network

Connect with the perfect mentor for private one-on-one instruction and guidance through the Pyramid Mentorship Network.

Learn a wide variety of subjects including DAW software and production skills, theory and arranging, business and more.

Evolve your skills as a producer and break through your barriers to success.

Community

Join our vibrant community and access industry relationships, mentors, internship and employment opportunities.

Embrace the power of collaboration with fellow students and staff in our multi-studio complex.

Create a lifelong professional network through events that put you in touch with the local music scene, special guest lecturers, touring artists and producers.

Our blog is full of free tips & tricks videos, interviews with artists, event recaps and more.

Studio Services

Our studio services team provides audio design and music for many of the biggest names in interactive entertainment, VR, and music.

Our clients include HTC Vive, Microsoft Studios, Ubisoft, Blizzard, Zynga, Double Fine, Insomniac, Nvidia, Samsung, HP and many more!

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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Courses

Ableton Night Program

Campus Part time 16 weeks January 2019 USA San Francisco

This program meets twice weekly for 16 weeks and takes students from beginning concepts with Ableton Live through composing, arranging, mixing and mastering. Classes occur every Monday and Wednesday evening in Pyramind’s fully equipped labs. The program provides a fun and engaging atmosphere perfect for electronic music enthusiasts and anyone looking to unlock the potential of Ableton Live. Learn the building blocks of music production and take your tracks to the next level. [+]

Overview

This program meets twice weekly for 16 weeks and takes students from beginning concepts with Ableton Live through composing, arranging, mixing and mastering. Classes occur every Monday and Wednesday evening in Pyramind’s fully equipped labs. The program provides a fun and engaging atmosphere perfect for electronic music enthusiasts and anyone looking to unlock the potential of Ableton Live. Learn the building blocks of music production and take your tracks to the next level.

Topics Include: Overview of Live’s capabilities including production, sound design, DJ’ing and live performance The Ableton user interface Working in Session View vs Arrange View Exploration of Live’s tools and devices Audio signal flow & effects processing Composing in Live Song Arranging in Live ... [-]

Sound for Picture & Games

Campus Full time 12 months January 2019 USA San Francisco

The Sound for Picture & Games program is specifically tailored to prepare you for a career in post-production, sound design, and composition for visual media. This one-year curriculum focuses on technical production skills, creative workflow, interactive game audio, film scoring and music composition. [+]

Overview

The Sound for Picture & Games program is specifically tailored to prepare you for a career in post-production, sound design, and composition for visual media. This one-year curriculum focuses on technical production skills, creative workflow, interactive game audio, film scoring and music composition.

This program draws from Pyramind Studios’ deep history of award-winning productions. Analyze and recreate real sessions from AAA and mobile game titles, film and commercial work originally produced by our in-house team.

Build your portfolio and diverse set of skills by booking private weekly sessions in our multi-studio complex that includes our Meyer Cinema Surround Sound mix stage.... [-]


The Complete Producer

Campus Full time 12 months January 2019 USA San Francisco

The Complete Producer program is the culmination of our 20+ years on the frontlines of professional sound production. This program is designed to prepare graduates for the broadest range of music industry careers possible and integrates all three of Pyramind's programs: Electronic Music Producer, Core Producer and Sound for Picture and Games. [+]

The Most In Depth One-Year Training Program Of Its Kind

Overview

The Complete Producer program is the culmination of our 20+ years on the frontlines of professional sound production. This program is designed to prepare graduates for the broadest range of music industry careers possible and integrates all three of Pyramind's programs: Electronic Music Producer, Core Producer and Sound for Picture and Games.

Learn from experts in the classroom and in recording studios that service the biggest entertainment companies in the world.

Build your portfolio of professional quality music and develop your sonic identity.

Create your personal brand, network with the industry and prepare yourself for success.... [-]


The Core Producer

Campus Full time 8 months January 2019 USA San Francisco

The Core Producer is Pyramind's most accelerated program designed to give you the foundation for a career in the music and audio industry. You'll be immersed in classes five days a week for eight months, studying the three pillars of success in music production and audio engineering: creativity, technology and business. All students master multiple DAWs and production tools guided by manufacturer certifications and industry best practices. [+]

Overview

The Core Producer is Pyramind's most accelerated program designed to give you the foundation for a career in the music and audio industry. You'll be immersed in classes five days a week for eight months, studying the three pillars of success in music production and audio engineering: creativity, technology and business. All students master multiple DAWs and production tools guided by manufacturer certifications and industry best practices.

Learn from experts in the classroom and in recording studios that service the biggest entertainment companies in the world.

Book weekly studio time to build your portfolio and develop your sonic identity.

Create your personal brand, network with the industry and prepare yourself for success.... [-]


The Electronic Music Producer

Campus Full time 12 months January 2019 USA San Francisco

The Electronic Music Producer program is specifically tailored to prepare you for an artist career in electronic music and DJing. This one-year curriculum focuses on production skills, creative workflow, synthesis and music business. [+]

Prepare For Your Career As An Electronic Music Producer

Overview

The Electronic Music Producer program is specifically tailored to prepare you for an artist career in electronic music and DJing. This one-year curriculum focuses on production skills, creative workflow, synthesis and music business.

Produce, mix and master tracks that forge your sonic identity under the guidance of our teaching staff of experienced professionals.

Collaborate with fellow students and staff in any of our killer studios during your included weekly studio hours.

Refine your artist brand, network with the industry and prepare yourself for success.

Take advantage of internships, mentorships, performance and production opportunities. Gain valuable exposure and financial opportunities by contributing your work to our music licensing catalog.... [-]