Year 2

A Continuation of Modern Music

From 1979 to 2000 this module is a critical analysis of the latter part of the 20th Century where innovations in digital technology led to new movements in music such as electronica.

Recorded Music Revenue

Develop your skills in the recorded music sector. Compare revenue streams and learn what model of distribution suits your music best. Carry out research and apply your results to your career maximising profit from your recordings and creations. Discover how to make your recordings make money. Differentiate between the revenue streams involved in recorded music. Use current information to keep earning money from your music in new situations, with new market forces.

Live Music Revenue

Develop your skills as a live music industry professional. Explore the different roles within the live music sector and how they get paid. Discover what you are expected to pay them as a musician or how you can make money fulfilling one of these roles in your future career.

Advanced Music Production

Become empowered and enabled to get high quality results from a home studio or more professional DAW. Develop the skills to apply critical perspectives to the analysis of your own work, identifying opportunities for improvement.

Planning and Promoting a Tour

Discover the issues involved in putting on a mini tour in more than one location. Use the knowledge gained to negotiate reaching out to artists, venues, agents and promoters to put on at least two shows in different places.

Continuing Progression Pathway

A continuation of year one's specialism study.