Craft Your Sound, Unleash Your Beat: Join Baltimore Beat Lab

Monday, June 24 to Friday, June 28, 2024
Monday – Friday | 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Downtown Campus

Monday, July 22 to Friday, July 26, 2024
Monday – Friday | 9:30 am – 2:00 pm

Virtual Campus

Immerse yourself in the art of music creation at Baltimore Beat Lab, a summer program with options for in-person and online instruction designed to transform you into a skilled producer, no matter your experience level. Under the guidance of industry pros and using cutting-edge Digital Audio Workstations (DAWs) dive into a world of contemporary sounds, from hip hop and indie to electronic and club music. Collaborate with peers, learn from industry experts, and push your creative boundaries in the heart of Baltimore’s rich musical heritage.

Culminate your Baltimore Beat Lab experience by participating in the epic Beat Battle Showdown, a chance to share your creations with the world and compete for the ultimate bragging rights.

Baltimore Beat Lab offers instruction in 3 levels:

  • Beginner Level: For students without prior experience, we’ll guide you from looping basics to full beat creation, even offering access to BandLab, a Digital Audio Workstation (DAW).
  • Intermediate Level: For students with some prior production experience and DAW knowledge. We further your skills and offer explorations in advanced recording and creative production techniques.
  • Advanced Level: For students comfortable with beat creation and some recording experience. Refine your skills and push creative limits. Master more creative production techniques and learn advanced collaboration strategies to take your music to the next level.

Baltimore Beat Lab is offered both in-person and online, which is available to students all over the country.

Baltimore Beat Lab is more than just a summer program. Ready to make your mark on the music world? Baltimore Beat Lab is waiting.


2024 Tuition: Downtown Campus (6/24-6/28): $500
2024 Tuition: Online (7/22-7/26): $275

Who should attend?

  • Tech-savvy students aged 11-18
  • Music enthusiasts eager to create their own compositions
  • Music students looking to expand their skillset and knowledge

What to expect:

  • Creative Production: Unlock new dimensions of artistic expression.
  • Mixing: Polish your creations for professional-quality sound.
  • Mindfulness for Music Makers: Cultivate a focused and holistic approach.
  • Beat & Song Crafting: Build your musical vision from scratch.
  • Recording: Capture your musical ideas with expert techniques.
  • Collaboration: Learn to work seamlessly with others and amplify your music.

Ready to Register?

Baltimore BeatLab Faculty