Music Technology

About the Department

Miracosta college’s Music Technology Program offers certificates and associate degrees and prepares students for exciting and rewarding careers in the music industry. MiraCosta College graduates have obtained jobs in the commercial Music Industry, including working on audio recording, computerized music systems, sound reinforcement and production, and more. MiraCosta College’s Music Department offers music technology classes in:

Contact Information

Events

For up to date information on Events held by the Music Technology Department, please check the MiraCosta College Events page. All events cost $10 General Admission and $8 Students/Seniors and will be held in the Concert Hall unless otherwise noted.

Instrumental Jazz

Renowned bass virtuoso Brian Bromberg with the Jazz Collective and MOJO
Steve Torok, Director
Date: Saturday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m.
General Admission: $20; seniors/students/staff, $15

Vocal Jazz Solo Night

The final performance of the school year by the Frequency Vocal Jazz Ensemble will feature selected soloists and small groups performing contemporary and classic jazz repertoire, primarily arranged by the students in the ensemble. 
Matt Falker, Director
Date: Friday, May 2 at 7:30 p.m.

Student Showcase & Recital—Classical
Enjoy an afternoon recital of classical music featuring the best performances from pianists, singers and instrumentalists in the Applied Music Program. Concert proceeds support student scholarships.
Date: Sunday, May 4 at 3 p.m.

Jazz & Commercial Music Showcase/ Faculty-Student Jam
The first half of the concert showcases students in the Applied Jazz & Commercial Music Program and spring 2014 Jazz/Commercial Improvisation courses. In the second half, students and faculty share the stage for a jam session, one of the most interactive and authentic expressions of the jazz tradition. Concert proceeds support student scholarships.
Date: Monday, May 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Music Bldg. 2200, Studio A, Oceanside Campus

MiraCosta College Symphony Orchestra
Please join the MiraCosta College Symphony Orchestra for two concerts featuring the music of the great American composers, George Gershwin, Aaron Copland and others. International competition-winning pianist Kirill Gliadkovsky will perform George Gershwin’s Piano Concerto in F major. 
Branden Muresan, conductor. (Branden will do a lecture/demo at beginning of concert)
Date: Saturday, May 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Date: Sunday, May 18 at 3 p.m.

Equipment

MiraCosta College’s Music Technology Program has the latest in state-of-the-art music technology equipment. It is housed in two, new beautiful ocean-view buildings, including a world- class concert hall. Some of the equipment includes:

Additional software training equipment includes: