Music Recording Studio Online

Music Recording summer camp for teens


Part of Summer Music Intensive Week!

Led by Mason School of Music professors and alumni, the Home Recording Studio Camp will focus on recording, mixing, and producing original music from your own home. Students will learn how to record vocals and musical instruments, mix their own songs and assist others virtually, and learn all that is needed to build a home studio. A Virtual “Listening Party” showcasing students’ recorded songs will be presented at the end of the week!

Music recording students may also be interested in our Singer / Songwriter Summer Workshop for Ages 13-18!


Ages:  13 – 18
Dates:  June 15 – 19, 2020
Times:  9:00 am – 3:00 pm (M-F)
Tuition:  $425
Location:  Online (Details provided in Welcome Letter)


Daily Schedule

9:00 am – 10:00 am
Group Lecture
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Small Breakout Groups and Individual Studio Time
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Special Topics & Presentations
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Re-group/End of Day Wrap up




Recommended, but not required


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Andrew Cote Music Composition Classes
Co-Instructor: Dr. Andrew Cote
Mason School of Music Faculty
Read about Dr. Cote

As a composer of acoustic and electronic music, Dr. Andrew Cote’s compositions have been performed and recorded across three continents. His works have been featured at the 2017 Navy Band International Saxophone Symposium, the Midwest International Band and Orchestra Clinic, the 2015 World Saxophone Congress, the North American Saxophone Alliance Biennial National Conference, the Tutti New Music Festival, and many more. His latest album, Ulterior Motives: The Saxophone Music of Andrew Cote, was released in December 2016 and is available on Itunes, Amazon, and most other online retailers.

As a rock and popular music artist, Dr. Cote has recorded with several groups including Aaron Tinjum and the Tangents, Winterstar, Marijke, The Double Yellow, The Dino Monkeys, Armaniche’s Architects, Famous Ladies, and several more. He is an active studio drummer, recording on several albums each year. Dr. Cote currently teaches orchestration, aural skills, and popular music history at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA. Dr. Cote also is the Staff Arranger and Director of Choirs at Truro Anglican Church, also in Fairfax, VA.

Dr. Cote earned a Doctorate in Music Composition from George Mason University, a Master’s degree in Music Composition from Central Michigan University, and a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education from the University of New Hampshire. His former composition instructors include Mark Camphouse, David R. Gillingham, Andrew Boysen Jr., David Hollinden, Jay Batzner, and Michael Annicchiarico.




“I enjoyed the entire program because it was eye opening, but I really liked recording my own song with a partner!” – Summer Music Recording Camp 2018 Participant

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“My favorite part was the support from the college student helpers.” – Summer Music Recording Camp 2017 Participant





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