PROGRAMS >> Sound Recording & Design
"Somehow, magically, I've become an electronic musician, and I have a recording studio that looks like the bridge of the Enterprise"
(American singer-songwriter, musician, DJ and photographer. Moby has also co-written, produced, and remixed music for Michael Jackson, David Bowie, Daft Punk, Pet Shop Boys, Britney Spears, Guns N' Roses, Metallica, and others)
ZIMA is India's first Steinberg certified training center for Nuendo and Cubase. At ZIMA, we believe that educating students about core skills is most essential, while incorporating new technologies has resulted in evolving the curriculum. Within a few months, students competently operate "Industry standard recording technology" and essentially pick up the responsibility of creating complete sound tracks for the student films made at the institute.
We have three Sound Recording & Design programmes which introduce students to the theories, practices, and tools used in digital audio production, focusing on the fundamental theories and concepts behind various types of digital audio tools. The techniques and technology typical to professional location sync sound, music recording and film post production, using advanced consoles and virtual mixers. Topics include: studio procedures and professionalism, computerised console operation, advanced signal flow, signal processing, analytical and critical listening skills, microphone techniques, recording session management, moving fader automation systems, basic mix down strategies, stereo mix techniques and much more. Through in-class projects, students expand and develop the skills learned in fundamentals of Audio Production through multi-track recording softwares. The course focuses on recording techniques used in music production, sound designing for film, television and other multimedia.
Fundamentals of Audio Production are taught by hugely experienced industry professional and hands down practicals are conducted by a certified trainer.