Vocational Music courses
If you want become a musician, performer or record producer, we have some of the best facilities in the country to help you succeed. Study in our state-of-the-art production suites and recording facilities and master your craft with guidance from our passionate teaching staff. Studying a Vocational BTEC course in Music at Blackburn College is a great way of turning a hobby into a potentially lucrative career.
Why Blackburn College?
- Fantastic work placement opportunities at local music venues, allowing you to gain real world experience.
- Study using our state-of-the-art Apple Mac hardware with industry standard software including Avid ProTools, Sibelius and Apple Logic Pro.
- Showcase your work and technical abilities at local events organised by Blackburn College.
- Working with RSL Rockschool to provide specialist music industry qualifications.
- Study in our state-of-the-art £7m Futures Centre - complete with all the facilities required for you to succeed in this exciting industry.
HOW MUCH CAN I EXPECT TO EARN?
You can expect a starting salary of approximately £15,000 - which can rise significantly as your career progresses.
Here are just a few of the careers and job roles our students have gone on to do:
- Music publisher
- Performing musician
- Music producer
- Recording artist
- Session musician
- Sound engineer
- Sound recordist
- Studio manager