DiscovrTV South Africa recently were invited to the about to be launched Abbey Road Institute in Johannesburg South Africa. What is Abbey Road Institute you might ask well check out the interview below as we chat to owner and MD Johan van Der Colff. Johan tells us about bring Abbey Road Institute to South Africa and why he did it and what his ambitions are for the institute as it heads into its first year.
Abbey Road Institute is the training ground for the next generation of music producers and sound engineers.
By harnessing the expertise and innovation created at Abbey Road Studios and collaborating with experts in the industry we teach a professional one-year Advanced Programme in Music Production and Sound Engineering.
We work closely with engineers and producers to create a broad, hands-on and cutting-edge curriculum. This prepares you to launch a career in the music industry as unique as you are. What unites our students and team is a love of music and a passion to create.
You will learn from creative cutting edge producers, technical experts, business professionals and established and experienced names across the music industry. Choosing to study at Abbey Road Institute is a life-changing decision and a once in a lifetime experience. Our graduates are the future of the music and recording industry.
In Part 2 of our Abbey Road Institute series we chat to Geo Hohn - Campus Manager, Composer and Engineer about the launch of the new institute and what it takes to be part of the amazing facility. Check out more information on the course by clicking this LINK.
In Part 3 we chat Ben Ludik - Academic Co-ordinator and Producer about what the students will be learning and how everything will be integrated into the course . We then chat to Thando about the studio and the technical side of the institute.
If you want to find out more about the Abbey Road Insitute in South Africa click here to find out more