MusicMan Academy & CreateAccess Staff

NEW for 2024! Are you eager to showcase your musical talent online and delve into the future of music creation, regardless of whether you’re a musician or not? Join our MusicMan Music Technology Director, Alex Goodman, in an exciting journey where he shares his passion for technology, musical expertise, and engaging personality to bring out the best in you and your digital projects.

Welcome to the Sonic Sandbox, where creativity knows no bounds, and everyone is invited to explore the world of music and technology!

Partnering with CreateAccess!

Sonic Sandbox Workshop: AI Music Exploration

Welcome to the world of AI Music Exploration! In this unique program, participants will dive into the world of AI-driven music creation, exploring tools for crafting lyrics and chord progressions, building backing tracks and finding inspiration for melodic ideas, generating AI drum beats with counts, and crafting compelling soundtrack music.

WORKSHOP DATES:
Saturday February 24 – FREE For KIDS & THEIR FAMILIES!

Saturday March 23 – FREE For EDUCATORS!

**BUT YOU MUST REGISTER TO ATTEND!**

12pm-3pm @ Holiday Inn, Revere Room; 5400 Ferne Blvd., Drexel Hill, PA 19026

TWO NEW ONLINE CLASSES FOR GRADE 6 -ADULT! Easily Adapted for Your Learning Level!

MM101: Canva for Musicians

Turbocharge Your Band’s Press Kit with the WOW Factor!

July 22-26, 2024 – 9:00 am – 12 Noon – Online Zoom

Creating a digital portfolio used to be a challenge, but with our week-long course you will have the opportunity to use Canva to create a unique press kit to get your music noticed. By creating a website, concert posters, Tik Tok creations and duets you will be on the fast track to kick-starting your music career goals!

Thanks to a partnership with fellow nonprofit, CreateAccess, course participants will get a taste of ways they can showcase their musical creativity in a 3D experience! Get ready to truly stand out from the crowd! 

All Sonic Sandbox courses include guided instruction, time for exploration and creation, project assistance, and built-in breaks.

MM102 “AI Music Exploration”

July 29-August 2, 2024 – 9:00 am – 12 noon Online Zoom

Welcome to the World of AI Music Exploration! In this unique program, participants will dive into the world of AI-driven music creation, exploring tools for crafting lyrics and chord progressions, building backing tracks and finding inspiration for melodic ideas, generating AI drum beats with counts, and crafting compelling soundtrack music. 

Our mission is to provide participants with the knowledge and skills to leverage cutting-edge AI tools, empowering them to thrive in the rapidly evolving landscape of music creation and interaction. Join us for an immersive experience where you’ll unlock the potential of AI in shaping your musical journey! You don’t need to be a musician to enjoy this class! 

We are excited to partner in this course with the nonprofit, CreateAccess, and show our participants how they can add their music creation into a  3D world – making music in a whole new realm!

Sonic Sandbox Information

Registration is open to Grade 6 – Adult; Projects will be assigned at ability level.

Registration Fee: $200 per Course; $350 for both courses

The only required piece of equipment is a computer (PC, laptop, or Chromebook) that can support Zoom.

An IPad may be used but the participant’s screen may not match up to the instructor’s screen. 

Midi keyboard is not required.

A Zoom link will be emailed to participants prior to class start.  

If you have any questions about the registration form or the best choices for you or your child, please email [email protected]. We are happy to help!