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DW Drums Music Excellence Scholarship

$1,000 DW Drums Music Excellence Scholarships for student for students who enroll in the 1500 Sound Academy Live Online Music & Industry Fundamentals Program, a total of 6 courses for 6 months.

1500 Sound Academy Live Online Program is taught by an On-Campus Instructor in a virtual classroom setting—that means courses are in real-time virtually in the comfort of your home.

Limited Scholarships Are Available


Online Music Classes

Covers the foundations of digital music production including drum sequencing, music theory for producers, and studio etiquette. Production is taught in Ableton Live period.

Covers lyric and melody writing, song structure, and song analysis. More advanced aspects of music theory are also discussed.

Covers the fundamentals of music mixing including balancing levels, vocal production and creating space, as well as current mix delivery requirements. Mixing is taught in Pro Tools.

Covers vocal recording techniques, digital audio fundamentals and recording templates. Engineering is taught in Pro Tools.

Covers the foundations of managing a music career including publishing, copyright, contracts and taxes.

Branding Covers branding, marketing, song distribution and online presence for music artists, producers and other industry professionals.

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About DW Drums

At Drum Workshop, The Drummer’s Choice® is more than a slogan, it’s a fact. After nearly 50 years of innovation and tireless dedication to improving the way drum products are made, DW drums, pedals and hardware are the standard by which all others are measured. To get here, it takes more than a working knowledge of the instrument or a few good ideas; it takes a true passion for designing and manufacturing the very best. DW continues to be a driving force and exceptional innovator in the drum, hardware and percussion world. In additional to DW drums and hardware, the Drum Workshop family also includes the Gretsch, PDP (Pacific Drum and Percussion), LP (Latin Percussion) and Slingerland brands.