2020 High School Summer Recording Camps

If you’re 13- to 19-years-old and have a passion for making music, this is the opportunity to live your dream. Join us this summer at The Blackbird…


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Top-Ranked in Music Recording Technology & Audio Design

The Blackbird Academy is so honored to be named in College Magazine's Top 10 Schools for Music Recording Technology & Audio Design!


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Ultimate Ears Partnership

As part of their educational experience, all students enrolled in the Live Sound Program at The Blackbird Academy now receive custom-fit Ultimate Ears In-Ear…


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Fundamentals of Live Mixing

The name of the game is ‘sound reinforcement’ When it comes to successful and great sounding live mixes, it is important to remember that the name of the game…


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Alumni Profile: Diego Ruelas

Some of you have asked what The Blackbird Academy alumni have been doing since graduation. While we’ve only been in existence…


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The Rolling Stones, Cuba, and a Live Sound Grad

TBA recently got the chance to sit down with one of our grads, Rachel Rozzi, and talk to her about her time touring with the Rolling Stones and their historic…


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4 Traits of a Successful Audio Engineer

Working in audio isn’t easy, but that doesn’t mean you should be intimidated by it. Sure, it takes hard work, consistency, determination, luck, and skill, but…


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what a day in the classroom is like

A Day in the Classroom

Watch these videos to check out what a day in The Blackbird Academy classroom is really like!


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How to Find Studio Work

There isn't any one way to get studio work, but there are typical paths and ways to maximize your chances. Finding studio work can be separated into two…


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5 Reasons to Attend Audio Engineering Schools

  When it comes to getting better at audio engineering, you have a multitude of options — mentoring, apprenticeships, four-year universities, audio…


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