Toolroom and WaterBear Present First-Ever BA (Hons) Degree in Electronic Music and Commerce – EDM.com
Next year, WaterBear – The College of Music will become the first college to offer a degree in Electronic Music and Business.
WaterBear College is located in Brighton, England and specializes in music studies. To provide students with specific knowledge of electronic music, the college has teamed up with Mark Knight’s revered Toolroom Records.
The program is unique in that it helps students become better producers and then teaches them the ins and outs of the business side of the electronic music industry. The course will be offered with a two-year option, online only, and a three-year option, on campus.
Registrants will receive feedback from professional A&R representatives, have the opportunity to perform in real shows, and participate in small class sizes with the goal of improving the quality of education. Students will also be able to book studio time with access to the school’s high-end production equipment.
“We are delighted to be working with Toolroom Records, a brand we respect as a leading global innovator in the electronic music industry,” said Bruce Dickinson, founder of WaterBear College, in a press release. “This is a unique partnership and the first of its kind, with a particular focus on learning within the electronic music industry. WaterBear and Toolroom are both deeply committed to making a real difference for the artists, producers and DJs of tomorrow. “
Those interested in the Electronic Music and Business degree from WaterBear College and Toolroom can apply now. The three-year on-campus program is scheduled to begin in September 2022, while the two-year, online-only option is offered in January and September 2022. You can apply to the program and find out more about the program here. .