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Music Production

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Technology Package Information

Online students may choose either a desktop or laptop, but a laptop is recommended. 

Music Production

Music Production (Online)

Software:

Additional Physical Equipment:

  • Over-ear, closed-back studio headphones
    • Audio Technica MH50x
  • Dynamic Microphone
    • Shure SM 57
  • Medium/Large Diaphragm Condensor Microphone
    • Audio Technica 4040
  • High quality, 2-channel USB digital audio interface
    • Solid State Logic 2+
  • MIDI keyboard controller
    • Komplete Kontrol A49
  • 10-foot XLR microphone cable
  • Microphone stand

Minimum Hardware Requirements:

Windows

  • OS: Windows 10 Version 1909 or Later
  • Core: Intel i5 Processor
    (AMD CPUs are not recommended for this major)
  • Memory: 16 GB
  • GPU/ Video Card: 2GB of GPU VRAM
  • Display: 1366×768 minimum resolution
  • Hard Drive: 500 GB

Mac

  • OS: macOS 10.15 or Later
  • Core: Intel i5 or M1 Processor
  • Memory: 16 GB
  • GPU/ Video Card: 2GB of GPU VRAM
  • Display: 1366×768 minimum resolution
  • Hard Drive: 500 GB

Recommended Hardware Requirements:

Windows

  • OS: Windows 10 Version 1909 or Later
  • Core: Intel i7 Processor or higher
  • Memory: 32 GB
  • GPU/ Video Card: 4GB of GPU VRAM
  • Display: 1920 x 1080 resolution or greater
  • Hard Drive: 1 TB or higher (SSD or M.2 Flash Storage)

Mac

  • OS: macOS 11 or Later
  • Core: M1, Intel i7 Processor or higher
  • Memory: 32 GB
  • GPU/ Video Card: 4GB of GPU VRAM
  • Display: 1920 x 1080 resolution or greater
  • Hard Drive: 1 TB or higher (SSD or M.2 Flash Storage)

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