Audio production students learn all aspects of recording sound.

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Commercial Music

Audio Production, Sound Design, Music Business & Electronic Music


The GCC music and studio recording facilities feature the latest equipment and digital technology. A renowned faculty of diverse practicing artists works closely with students foster creativity and help define and meet individual artistic and career goals.

Classes include studio music recording, electronic music, sound design, music business, digital audio, music theory, live sound reinforcement and music internships. Students may pursue studies to complete a degree or for personal artistic growth.

These classes are for students interested in careers as musicians, composers, producers, DJs, live-sound reinforcement enthusiasts, broadcast audio engineers, and post-production technologists. Classes emphasize aesthetics, creativity, technical training, and entrepreneurial skills in a collaborative environment.

Make an appointment with Occupational Program Director David Schmidt for advisement.

Music: Commercial/Business

Course Course Name
MUC 197 Live Sound Reinforcement I
MUC 198 Live Sound Reinforcement II
MUC 222 Sound Design II
MUC 290AA Music Business Internship
MUC 292 Sound Design III
MUC 295 Studio Music Recording III
MUC 295AA Self Promotion for Music
MUC 295AB Portfolio for Music
MUC 297AA Music Internship
MUC 297AB Music Internship



Program Director


Room: MU-106
Phone: (623) 845-3725
Building: Music 1 (MU1)

See Also

Get involved in the Electronic Music Club – a group dedicated to supporting and learning the techniques, history and current trends in electronic music.
Join the Audio Engineering Club to discuss gear opinions and tips, work on personal projects outside of class time, and become more familiar with the Glendale Community College recording studio.

Audio production students use professional editing software tools.