BBA Adds Two New Studio Instructors

Two new staff members have joined The Blackbird Academy’s Studio Engineering faculty! Ernesto Olvera-LaPier and Lucas Glenney-Tegtmeier now…


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Blackbird & KIT Plugins Releases Free Plugin for BBA Alumni

Alums of The Blackbird Academy already have a lot going for them. They’ve received an unparalleled audio education in the heart of Music City,…


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Michael Freeman & Matt Wolach

Dua Lipa’s “Future Nostalgia” and Harry Styles’ “Watermelon Sugar” dominated the charts and their respective…


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Louise Goffin

She might sing your favorite soundtrack, but you might not know her story.  Louise Goffin is a December 2019 Studio Engineering graduate, recording…


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Michael Rhodes

We love to see our Live Sound alums returning to life on the road!  Spring 2016 grad Michael Rhodes is back out on tour with Thomas Rhett. Michael…


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Diego Ferrera

Diego Ferrera is a triple threat: a multi-instrumentalist, producer, and engineer!  He graduated from The Blackbird Academy’s Studio…


Tammy Oropesa

Tammy is a Fall 2020 Studio Engineering graduate who pours herself into her music. Inspired by the world around her and the deep roots planted by her…


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Colby Killingsworth

Colby Killingsworth is a two-time graduate of The Blackbird Academy! After serving in the army, Colby made his way to Blackbird, where he graduated…


Adhithya Sivakumar

Adhithya Sivakumar is paving his own path! Like many of Blackbird’s international students, Adhithya has had an undeniable passion for music…


Cody Peavy

Cody Peavy is spending time with the greats!  Cody is a Spring 2017 Live Sound graduate and has worked as a monitor engineer for Marty Stuart since…