The music industry is a diverse and expanding career route which offers opportunities to work in television, radio and web development.
Music Technology & Practice
Tune in to a career in Music
If you dream of having your own music released, performing on stage or even owning and operating your own recording studio then this sector is perfect for you. Along with learning the theory behind the matter, you will gain hands-on experience in the College’s purpose built recording studios where you will work with industry standard equipment.
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Why study with us?
Music students have access to three recording studios and five control rooms equipped for surround sound
Our on-campus theatre is the perfect venue for music students to perfect their live performance skills
We regularly ask music students to showcase their musical abilities at college open events and award presentations gaining valuable, practical experience
Many of our previous students have progressed onto University to study everything from sound engineering and design, to music performance and management
Local industry connections allow students to get a taste of working in the industry whilst advancing their CV
Music success stories
I love the facilities available at the College, and it’s really easy to get to, even when travelling in from elsewhere.
I loved studying Sound and Music Technology at Middlesbrough College. The course has allowed me to excel in the industry and helped to develop my skills and knowledge needed for the sector.
If you are aspiring to work in the music or sound engineering industry the music courses at Middlesbrough College are great. You will learn everything you need to start your career.
studied Level 3 Media at Middlesbrough College and decided to stay to study for my degree as the facilities are industry standard and I know that Middlesbrough College has amazing links with employers.
Careers in Music
Employers we work with
- Tees Music Alliance
- Ten Feet Tall