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Save the Date: MediaTech Institute Campus Wide Open House

Haven’t been able to make a single Open House yet? Mark your calendars for the upcoming July dates for all of our campuses! Austin Saturday, July 11 12:00PM – 3:00PM Oceanside Monday, July 13 5:00PM – 8:00PM Houston Wednesday, July 15 4:00PM – 7:00PM Dallas Thursday, July 16 5:00PM – 8:00PM MediaTech Institute Open Houses are filled with information on each of our creative, hands-on programs such as: Animation** Mobile Application Development** Digital Film Web Design and Development (NEW) Also, it’s a great opportunity for students to connect with one another, check out the learning environment and pick Financial Aid’s Read more
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Miking Acoustic Guitars

As I’ve watched some young engineers record acoustic guitars (or any acoustic instrument such as a mandolin, ukulele, etc), I’ve discovered that very little thought seems to go into this process. So I’ll briefly share some techniques that I personally use which will undoubtedly yield you some great results! These aren’t new or groundbreaking techniques by any means, but I’ve noticed that a shockingly large number of engineers do not get good captures when it comes to these instruments. So here we go; let’s start with two quality small diaphragm condenser microphones. And no, they do NOT need to be Read more
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How to Create a Grand Slam Music Marketing Plan

MediaTech Houston will be hosting the National Association of Recording Industry Professionals (NARIP) tonight at 6pm. There will be guest speakers and the topic will be “How to Create A Grand Slam Music Marketing Plan”.  The meeting is free to MediaTech students. Info about the event: NARIP PresentsHow To Create A Grand Slam Music Marketing Plan  WHEN Tue, Sep 17, 2013 at 7pm WHERE Media Tech 3330 Walnut Bend Houston, TX 77042-4712 Near Beltway 8 and Richmond WHY ATTEND?   Get a music marketing plan started in one session and boost the effectiveness of the plan you already have. A great Read more
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MediaTech Houston Graduate Spotlight – Johnnie Moutra

Johnnie Moutra just recently graduated from MediaTech Houston, and has been working with local artist Marium Echo on her album, Letters & Numbers, as a producer. I recently sat down with Johnny to speak with him about the album and his time at MediaTech. Roy: First off, what made you want to go into audio engineering? Johnnie: It started off just as poetry, which then developed into songwriting. After some urging from a friend, I came across MediaTech as I looked up different schools and decided to check it out. Upon coming in, I instantly knew that this was for Read more
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Texas Music Project to Sponsor a Special Music Experience at Snowball Express 2012

Texas Music Project, along with a donation from the George A. Robinson IV Foundation, is sponsoring and producing a musical experience for their upcoming SnowBall Express 2012 event to be held Nov. 30-Dec. 3 in Dallas, Texas. Snowball Express (SnowballExpress.org) is a non-profit organization that helps children and the families of America’s fallen military heroes who have died while on active duty since 9/11. Snowball Express started in early 2006 with the idea of providing hope and new memories to these children. Since then, thousands of volunteers across America and prominent corporate sponsors such as American Airlines, Oakley, the Sheraton Read more
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New Music Video by Houston Recording Arts Graduate

The Recording Arts Graduates from MediaTech Institute in Houston have so many awesome things going on! Check out the new music video from Patrick Lemelle aka ‘Trix’ called ‘Stampede’. Directed By Tantrum Photos Go Follow Trix On Twitter @justcallmeTrix You Can Find Tantrum Photos On Twitter @TantrumPhotos Read more
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THE VOICE Auditioning in Dallas | 7.28-7.29

NBC’s #1 show THE VOICE will be holding open auditions in Dallas on July 28 & 29. They are looking for solo artists and duos. All styles of music welcome: pop, rock, R&B, hip-hop, alternative, Latin, country, blues, singer/songwriter, etc. Performers ages 15 and up are welcome! Go to:www.nbcthevoice.com to register! Read more
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How to Begin a Career in the Music Industry: Advice to the graduating class of 2012

So the big day is fast approaching. You are leaving the ivory tower of college in a few weeks and are about to enter the work force. Most likely the only thought on your mind is how to get a job. The ideal is to have a job locked up and waiting for you before you graduate, so you can enjoy your last month at college. This is what all your friends in other majors are doing. The computer scientists are getting flown across the country and eating lobster. The engineers are meeting with on campus recruiters. The management and Read more