Music Theory For Producers

Our four week music theory course is designed to teach you the fundamental building blocks of music, how to create functional harmony, and how to apply theory to songwriting. Founded in 2015, we’ve taught hundreds of people of all ages and backgrounds how to make the music they've always imagined.

Next Class Begins: Monday October 7, 2019

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Topics Include

  • Rudimental Music Theory — Harmonization

  • Scales: Playing, Writing, and Ear Training

  • Basic Chord Theory — Chord Progressions

  • Writing Melodies — Chord Extensions

  • Advanced Scales

  • Practical Applications Of Music Theory

Who Should Take This Course?

Producers, DJs, musicians, singers, or anyone passionate about music! This course will break down the intimidating wall of music theory and provide you with the tools and confidence you need to create interesting and unique musical compositions

This course is designed for beginner’s with little or no prior experience in music theory.

This class can be taken on it’s own, or in conjunction with our group production classes

What You'll Leave Class Knowing

You'll finish this course with a strong foundation of the basic fundamentals of music theory. By the end of the course you will be comfortable with scales, chord theory, writing melodies, and composition.

Class: Mondays from 7-9pm

4 Weeks: 8 hours instruction

Next Class: Monday Oct 7, 2019

One payment of $279

EARLY BIRD PRICE: $229 (until Oct 1)


Contact Jake Robertz at or 587 784 0781 for any questions

Course Requirements

  • A laptop that can run Ableton Live

  • Headphones

  • Ableton Live 10 (available at 40% discount for all Night Vision Music Academy students)

Student Perks

  • 40% Discount on Ableton Live

  • Educational discounts up to 50% with companies like Fab Filter, Soundtoys, Izotope, DMG, Black Octopus Sound and More!

  • Weekly feedback on assignments

  • PDF summary of each week's lessn

  • Opportunity for midweek support and questions via e-mail

  • Discounted pricing on booking studio time, private lessons, and workshops