Los Angeles College of Music (LACM) prepares students to be leaders in music and offers Bachelor’s and Associate’s degrees and Diploma programs in Music Performance, Music Production, Songwriting, Composing for Visual Media and Music Business. Located in the heart of the music and entertainment industries, the faculty is comprised of current leading music professionals with a passion for inspiring the next generation. The college offers a significant number of real-world playing situations with professional musicians, not just peers, making it one of the top music schools today. The student body is comprised of talented students from around the world who partner together in an intimate and supportive environment to learn to create, record, perform and market groundbreaking music in today’s competitive music industry. (Formerly known as LAMA, The Los Angeles Music Academy.) music LACM is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM). LA College of Music was recently named one of “The 20 Best Music Conservatories in the U.S.” by TheBestSchools.org. The ranking website listed LACM as number 16, above Bard College Conservatory of Music, McNally Smith, Colburn Conservatory of Music and Musicians Institute. Of the contemporary music programs listed on the rankings, LACM ranks #1 on the West Coast.

Programmes taught in:
  • English

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Associate Degrees

Los Angeles College of Music

The Associate of Arts program in Drum Performance is a 9 quarter part-time Professional Degree program. ... [+]

Similar to LACM campus programs, LACM Online offers an online hybrid program in Drum Performance: The Associate of Arts program in Drum Performance is a 9 quarter part-time Professional Degree program. The Drum Program curriculum for LACM Online was created by world-renowned department co-chairs Ralph Humphrey and Joe Porcaro to improve motor skills, technique, and sound, present contemporary rhythm concepts, and develop a wide range of repertoire across all styles. Courses are specially sequenced to maximize learning potential throughout the program. Additionally, it develops modern studio recording skills and informs students of important music business practices. This online hybrid program also includes 2 visits for intensive on-campus programming.... [-]

USA Pasadena
September 2019
English
Part time
Online
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Los Angeles College of Music

The Associate of Arts program in Guitar Performance is a 9 quarter part-time Professional Degree program. Students learn fundamental and advanced performance skills while ... [+]

Similar to LACM campus programs, LACM Online offers an online hybrid program in Guitar Performance: The Associate of Arts program in Guitar Performance is a 9 quarter part-time Professional Degree program. Students learn fundamental and advanced performance skills while encouraging students to express their unique voice. Our Guitar Performance curriculum emphasizes a challenging combination of harmony, reading, rhythm playing, soloing, and accompaniment skill, along with access to a wide range of stylistic vocabulary. Faculty includes some of the most eminent professional working guitarists in the world, and their common goal is helping students develop professional level playings skills to utilize in the studio and on stage. Courses are specially sequenced to maximize learning potential throughout the program. This online hybrid program also includes 2 visits for intensive on-campus programming.... [-]

USA Pasadena
September 2019
English
Part time
Online
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Los Angeles College of Music

The Associate of Arts program in Music Producing & Recording is a 9 quarter part-time Professional Degree program. ... [+]

Similar to LACM campus programs, LACM Online offers an online hybrid program in Music Producing and Recording: The Associate of Arts program in Music Producing & Recording is a 9 quarter part-time Professional Degree program. Students learn the historical and technical background they need to compete in the world of music production, and also develop the necessary tools and techniques needed to take ideas to the next level. Courses are specially sequenced to maximize learning potential throughout the program. This online hybrid program also includes 2 visits for intensive on-campus programming.

Admission Requirements

High School Juniors, Seniors, and Graduates may apply to the Associate's Degree and Diploma programs at LACM Online. Please visit our admissions webpage for a detailed description of application requirements. Requirements will include a musical Reference and Official Transcripts. International students are required to submit TOEFL score of 70 or higher.... [-]

USA Pasadena
September 2019
English
Part time
Online
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