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September Study for a Day Wrap-up

Last Saturday 16th of September, Abbey Road Institute once again opened its doors to Melbourne’s most enthusiastic, aspiring producers to experience life as an Abbey Road student at our Study for a Day event. The day was jammed packed with information and structured around hands-on, one-on-one mentoring work-shop styled sessions. The day started out with […]
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August Open Day Wrap up

Guests arrived early and eager to jump into the tour of our amazing purpose built studios. Lecturers Lance Krive and Paul Edwards introduced the industry standard recording and mixing equipment to the guests and were thrilled by the responsiveness of the crowd. After an informative address by ARI’s CEO Paul Ledingham and an extended Q […]
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Abbey Road Institute at the Spotjobs Melbourne Career Expo!

The first day of the Spotjobs Melbourne Careers Expo was a huge success for Abbey Road Institute. Abbey Road Institute Head Trainer and internationally renowned sound engineer, Lance Krivé, together with staff member and DJ Carly Gray, hosted an impressive display at this major event, the first stand to meet your eyes after entering the […]
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Producers Panel August 26!

Abbey Road Institute Australia is honoured to present Beau McKee, Alex Braithwaite and Jimi Maroudas as the speakers on our producers’ panel for our upcoming Open Day on August 26th. These three producers between them bring years of experience from multiple genres across the global music industry. Having earned numerous ARIA and Grammy nominations and […]
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Meet Jimi Maroudas at the Abbey Road Institute Open Day!

Abbey Road Institute is proud and excited to announce that multi platinum awarded, Aria & Golden Guitar nominated producer, mixer and engineer Jimi Maroudas will be joining us on our Producer Panel at our upcoming Open Day on August 26th! A multi-instrumentalist from childhood, Jimi’s skills on the guitar, bass, drums, singing and songwriting helped […]
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VINYLIZED WINNER ANNOUNCED

And the winner is… Abbey Road Institute would like to extend a huge congratulations to MIKI aka Aleks Mikić for winning the Abbey Road Institute Vinylized Production Contest with his original track, “Discussed”. A singer, rapper and producer hailing from Sydney, MIKI wowed the panel of judges with his creative use of the samples provided […]
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JUNE STUDY FOR A DAY WRAP-UP

Last Saturday 3rd of June, Abbey Road Institute once again opened it’s doors to Melbourne’s most enthusiastic, aspiring producers to experience life as an Abbey Road student for a day. The day was jammed packed with a new format designed to give attendees more hands-on, one-on-one mentoring in specialised areas of music production.   The […]
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APRA AMCOS MASTERCLASS WRAP-UP

On Friday the 26th of May, Glenn Bennie an APRA AMCOS writer services representative visited our Melbourne Campus and delivered an informative and interesting masterclass to our knowledge-thirsty Abbey Road Institute students. The presentation was designed by APRA AMCOS to assist writers and composers in all musical fields to better understand the different streams of […]
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OPEN DAY WRAP-UP

The Open Day at Abbey Road Institute on Saturday 13th of May was a huge success, with more potential students through the door than ever before.   A wonderful group of enthusiastic people of all ages greatly enjoyed meeting tutors, students, and producers. A special highlight was touring the facilities and experiencing demonstrations of our […]
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Expo day 2

Friday was another exciting day at The Age VCE Careers Expo with Kelli Wright and ARI students Sunshine and Alex manning the Abbey Road display.   Today’s expo attendees – VCE students and coordinators – were in for extra fun today, with ARI bringing along a Novation Circuit: a synthesiser and drum machine. Attendees declared […]
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Expo Day 1

The first day of The Age Careers Expo was a huge success for Abbey Road Institute.   Student Advisor and National Engagement Manager Kelli Wright hosted a high tech display at the in-demand event, alongside current Abbey Rd students Logan and Rochelle.   Thousands of high school students attended the event, and all three Abbey […]
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Kelli Wright Masterclass

ARI Melbourne are excited to announce one of our very own as our next guest masterclass presenter: Kelli Wright. Joining the list of experienced and well known industry professionals to present to the students of Abbey Road Institute, Kelli’s masterclass will be on Friday the 12th of May.   Kelli Wright has over 20 years […]
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Grow my Music

Grow my Music’s Managing Director Martin Brown is a rockstar when it comes to creative directives and resources for the music Industry via the phenomenal interactive platform that is Grow My Music. Abbey Road Institute was lucky enough to have Martin visit this week and what a great time was had by all.  So much […]
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Jane Elizabeth Hanley Masterclass Wrap-Up

Last Friday, 7th of April Jane Elizabeth Hanley stopped by Abbey Road Institute’s Melbourne campus to deliver a compelling masterclass to the students. Working under the moniker Kids at Midnight, Jane creates lovestruck electro-ballad romantic-jams that has gained her a worldwide audience and collectively over one million plays on spotify.   Jane covered many topics […]
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Abbey Road Institute Student Panel at our upcoming May Open Day

Abbey Road Institute is so proud and excited to introduce our student panel for our upcoming May Open Day! Students from all genre’s and trimesters of our Advanced Diploma Of Sound Production Course will present on a Student panel talking about their experiences with Abbey Road Institute, their learning experience and the facilities in Melbourne. […]
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Mitch Cairns at The Abbey Road Institute May Open Day

Abbey Road Institute is so proud and excited to announce that ARIA award winning producer Mitch Cairns will be joining us on our Producer Panel at our upcoming Open Day on 13/5!   Mitch Cairns is an ARIA Award winning Producer, Mix Engineer, Writer and Musician. Mitch has a passion for tones, feels, textures and […]
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Chris Arnott at The Abbey Road Institute May Open Day

Abbey Road Institute in conjunction with Studios 301 is so proud and excited to announce that Electronic superstar Chris Arnott will be joining us on our Producer Panel at our upcoming Open Day on 13/5! Chris has recently joined the legendary Studios 301 team in Sydney and is continuing his dominance of the Australian Electronic […]
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Jane Elizabeth Hanley Masterclass

ARI Melbourne are so excited to welcome our next guest masterclass presenter Jane Elizabeth Hanley. Joining the recent slew of talented producers who have delivered thrilling masterclasses for the students at Abbey Road Institute, Jane will present for Abbey Road student on Friday the 7th of April, 2017.   Working under the moniker Kids at […]
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Chris Pettifer Masterclass Wrap-Up

On Friday, 31st of March Abbey Road Students were treated to a masterclass from television and film producer, Chris Pettifer. Chris Pettifer is a prolific and accomplished screen composer, songwriter, musician, arranger, music supervisor and producer who also runs his own music business Ritzland Music, which has a label and publishing division. During the masterclass […]
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ELLIOT DUNN – ABBEY ROAD ALUMNI

Studying at Abbey Road Institute was one of the best decisions for me to get a solid push into the industry. It was all very overwhelming at first, as previously I had a more academic-based education but I found myself surrounded by people who have had extensive industry experience in their respective fields. As the […]
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Abbey Road Institute’s First intake of 2017

On the 6th of March, 2017 our first intake of students for the year was welcomed into the Abbey Road Institute family. Nine eager and excited students, all from extremely varied backgrounds, arrived on campus to enjoy a catered lunch together before beginning their orientation of what life will be like for the next year. […]
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Chris masterclass

On Friday 31st of March, Chris Pettifer will be delivering an exclusive masterclass to the students of Abbey Road Institute on the topic of producing audio for film and television. Chris Pettifer is a prolific and accomplished screen composer, songwriter, musician, arranger, music supervisor and producer and has been working in the Australian music and […]
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ARI’s Inaugural Australian Graduation

On Thursday, 23rd of February 2017,  Abbey Road Institute graduated it’s foundation cohort of students at the Malthouse Theatre in Southbank. Family, friends, and Abbey Road staff gathered together to celebrate the great achievements of the graduands completing their Advanced Diploma of Sound Production. The night kicked off with casual drinks as guests and students […]
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Study for a Day February

Abbey Road Institute was thrilled to have offered Study for a Day twice in the month of February due to unprecedented demand.  Last Saturday proved that once again, there’s certainly no shortage of passionate and talented lovers of music production in Melbourne!  Our students for the day were treated to a morning with rock royalty’s […]
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Alex Interview

Hi, my name’s Alex and I am an Audio engineer. I do mixing and mastering work. From a young age i was always exposed to music. My mother always jokes about having no musical talent whatsoever, except for a good shower voice I guess. But she would always play records to me. My father was […]
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Feb 11th Study for a Day Wrap Up

We at Abbey Road Institute were thrilled with the full house in attendance for Study for a Day last Saturday.  There is certainly no shortage of passionate and talented lovers of music production in Melbourne!  Our students for the day were treated to a morning with rock royalty’s Lance Krive and briefly looked at the […]
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Arlo Enemark Masterclass Wrap Up

Last week Abbey Road Students attended a masterclass from electronic music producer and A&R industry specialist, Arlo Enemark. Arlo’s shared his understanding and experiences of his both processes in the studio and a producer – renowned for some of the country’s most engaging club tracks – to his work in the production and development of […]
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Meet our senior lecturer at our Melbourne Campus, Lance Krive.

Lance Krive (Senior Lecturer) I come from the touring background, i’ve been touring with bands for over 35 years. I’m a sound man, I do front-of-house sound and also monitors for them. And now I teach at Abbey Road.   Who did you tour with? I toured with Stevie Nix, I was with her for […]
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Remix competition winner

Abbey Road Institute is proud to announce that our “Telling Lies” remix competition has come to a close and we have our winner! Congratulations to Bnszo   Bsnzo will be receive an exclusive one on one mentoring session with topline and electronic music royalty Paul Brandoli, has been invited to spend a day alongside the […]
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Bianca Whirl interview

Hi, i’m Bianca, and i’m a DJ and a music producer. So i was probably 18 -19. The whole dance music thing was probably not as big as it is today. I remember distinctly one night I went out and I saw, i’d never seen a female DJ before basically. I went out to a […]
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Arlo Enemark Masterclass

On the 10th of February Abbey Road students will be treated to a exclusive masterclass from Arlo Enemark. Arlo is both a music producer and music industry professional, whose understanding of the process stretches from the studio to the sales/streaming platforms. Under his moniker Watermelon Boy, Arlo creates sophisticated electronica over infectious carnival grooves. His […]
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January Open Day 2017

Abbey Road Institute’s January Open Day was such a huge success that the guests, students, and staff stayed for an extra 2 hours longer than the day was scheduled. Everyone who attended was curious to know more about our unique approach to teaching production and the “mind blowing”. equipment in-house. We’re proud to announce that […]
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Meet Paul Brandoli

Abbey Road Institute Australia is honoured to present Paul Brandoli on our producers panel for our upcoming Open Day on January 21st. Paul brings with him an arsenal of experience working with the most talented DJ’s and artists in the Electronic Music Industry as a Topline Writer and Vocal Producer. Paul will join the likes […]
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January 21st Producer Panel Summary

 ABBEY ROAD INSTITUTE INVITES YOU TO JOIN US FOR OUR JANUARY OPEN DAY! OUR ADVANCED DIPLOMA IS AN ABBEY ROAD BLUEPRINT THAT HAS 80 YEARS OF LEGENDARY PROVEN RESULTS, EXPERIENCE & KNOWLEDGE. Abbey Road Institute Australia is honoured to present Simon Cohen, Beau Mckee, Paul Brandoli and Alex Braithwaite on our producers panel for our […]
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Meet Simon Cohen

Abbey Road Institute Australia is honoured to present Grammy Nominated and global number one producer Simon Cohen  on our Producers Panel for our upcoming Open Day on January 21st. Simon’s work on Justin Bieber’s “Love Yourself”. producing Vocals has been nominated for the upcoming Grammy Awards.   Simon’s precise and detailed approach to vocal recordings […]
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Meet Alex Braithwaite

Abbey Road Institute Australia is honoured to present Alex Braithwaite on our Producers Panel for our upcoming Open Day on January 21st.   My career in the music industry started eight years ago with the release of my first song into the blogosphere. Through the ”˜Trumpdisco’ project, which I took solo control of in 2012, […]
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Student Producer Panel January

Abbey Road Institute Australia is proud to present our students Eric Kordabalos, Joel Robinson, Tim Shearmen & Rochelle Bartlett on our Student Producers Panel for our upcoming Open Day on January 21st. Our students work will be on showcase all day throughout the campus and there will be open recording sessions on display throughout the […]
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Meet Beau McKee

Abbey Road Institute Australia is honoured to present Beau McKee on our Producers Panel for our upcoming Open Day on January 21st. Beau brings with him a wealth of knowledge through experiences from working alongside international top tier recording engineers as well as writing and recording with artists.   Beau has obsessively delved into engineering, […]
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Abbey road Institute November study for a day

Abbey Road Institute’s Study for a Day last Saturday was an unmitigated success! With a full house of eager and talented creatives, we hit the ground running with a look into the history of sound recordings and the first purpose built studio, built of course by our beloved world-famous Abbey Road Studios, London. Our Study […]
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ARI Melbourne Gear Talk

Abbey Road Institute Melbourne is home to state-of-the-art recording technologies both digital and analog. Our students here get their hands on amazing equipment from day one. From the beginning of our course, students start in our Avid S6 production studio. In this studio, they begin the journey of audio production. Including principles of mixing and […]
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Meet Charles Fisher

Abbey Road Institute Australia is honoured to present Charles Fisher on our Producers Panel for our upcoming Open Day on October 15th. Charles has been an extraordinary producer of hits in Australia and overseas for decades. He has 12 ARIA awards including the a Special Achievement for his Lifetime Contribution to Australian Music & Australian […]
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October 15th Producer Panel Summary

ABBEY ROAD INSTITUTE INVITES YOU TO JOIN US FOR OUR OCTOBER OPEN DAY! OUR ADVANCED DIPLOMA IS AN ABBEY ROAD BLUEPRINT THAT HAS 80 YEARS OF LEGENDARY PROVEN RESULTS, EXPERIENCE & KNOWLEDGE. Abbey Road Institute Australia is honoured to present Charles Fisher, Beau McKee & Julian Davis on our producers panel for our upcoming Open […]
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Meet Julian Davis

Abbey Road Institute Australia is honoured to present Julian Davis on our Producers Panel for our upcoming Open Day on October 15th. Julian Davis is a music industry lawyer and business identity with many years experience in record label management, tour and event promotion, and ticketing and logistics. Julian will join the likes of Beau […]
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Meet Brad Toan

Over the last 6 years, Brad Toan has forged a name for himself in both the Melbourne live performance and recoding industries as both an engineer, technician and audio equipment specialist.   Working closely with both up-and-coming and established artists, Brad will often be found behind the sounds emanating from some of Melbourne’s most (in)famous […]
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Producer Mentorship Videos – Lance Krive

Hi this is Lance Krive from Abbey Road Institute here to give you some pro tool tips! I’ll be showing up every now and then with some different tips for you guys to make a better mix than you already have. Hope it helps!   Please click here to read the full transcript of this […]
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A Message From The Producers Ahead Of Our Open Day!

We caught up with Steeve Body earlier this week before his appearance on our Producer Panel this Saturday at the Abbey Road Institute September Open Day! We put the topics and issues that will be covered on Saturday to Steeve to get his invaluable insight into the industry and the direction it is taking! Steeve […]
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Producer Panel At Abbey Road Institute

ABBEY ROAD INSTITUTE INVITES YOU TO JOIN US FOR OUR OPEN DAY!   OUR ADVANCED DIPLOMA IS AN ABBEY ROAD BLUEPRINT THAT HAS 80 YEARS OF LEGENDARY PROVEN RESULTS, EXPERIENCE & KNOWLEDGE. Abbey Road Institute Australia is honoured to present Steeve Body, Lance Krive, Paul Brandoli & Jimi Maroudas on our producers panel for our […]
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Meet Jimi Maroudas

Abbey Road Institute Australia is honoured to present Jimi Maroudas on our Producers Panel for our upcoming Open Day on September 3rd. Jimi brings with him a wealth of knowledge from working with the greatest artists and producers in the Australian Music Industry including David Nicholas (INXS, Elton John), David Bianco (Mick Jagger, Teenage Fanclub, […]
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Meet Steeve Body

Abbey Road Institute Australia is honoured to present Steeve Body on our producers panel for our upcoming Open Day on September 3rd. Steeve brings with him over a decade’s worth of experience living and breathing the Australian music industry as a music composer, producer, sound designer, engineer and multi-instrumentalist. Steeve will join the likes of […]
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