BTEC Music Level 3 Extended Diploma
Learn how to produce, refine and conceptualise your music to take it to a wider audience.
Discover how to turn your instrumental techniques into the skills needed in session, recording and performance situations. Gain the knowledge to refine, market and sell your music. Learn about where the music we listen comes from and where it sits in the context of our culture. Gain a qualification worth 3 A levels that has transferable skills in many areas of Media, Music Industry, Business and Management.
Studio, Songwriting, Performance and Touring.
We at Strode aim to provide excellent facilities and maintain access for all music students, who are able to freely book rehearsal rooms and studios outside of lesson time using our on-line booking system:
- We have two studios featuring control rooms and vocal booths
- Two individual practice rooms
- One electronic band rehearsal room
- Two live rooms
- Two MAC teaching rooms
The popular music course at Strode interfaces well with the Music Technology course and the Media course who help to shape and produce recorded products and help market the acts through video and podcasts.
Students are encouraged to develop acts and recorded work which is shaped for an audience. They are taught how to put this into the market place and plan a portfolio career. Session player skills, building an ensemble, music production techniques, theory and aural skills are just a few of the units that we cover in order to reach our goals.
Our students do well, whether they seek academic or vocational music degrees following this course or if they continue as self employed musicians...
Music for a Good Cause
Strode College Christmas Concert
Talent Show Fundraiser for Teenage Cancer Trust
An Evening of Great Music and Acoustics, 3 April 2014
Fantastic Night of Acoustic Music - Catch Up on YouTube
Strode Live and Unplugged - Evening of Acoustic Music not be to Missed