Music Recording and Production Camp

July 8-12, 2019

A summer camp for high school students to gain exposure using technology to make music. Classes in recording techniques, software operation, and listening skills will allow the student an opportunity to explore the creative and technical sides of music production. The camp will culminate in a showcase of student work.

Registration and fees

Online Registration Now Open

  • 2019 camp tuition: $400
  • Non-refundable registration fee $50 (in addition to camp tuition)
  • Includes 5 day of instruction (9:00am - 5:00pm)
  • Optional: Housing and dining - $350 for five nights and all meals

All application materials are due June 17, 2019.

Showcase concert

The OSU Music Recording and Production Camp culminates in a showcase concert on Friday, July 12 in Community Hall. The showcase is free and open to the public. Students will present their completed recording and production projects from the camp. 

  • OSU Community Hall room 303
  • 1650 SW Pioneer Place

Daily Schedule (tentative as of 5/3/2019)

  • 8:00 am: Check in
  • 8:30 am: Digital Audio Sequencing / Recording / Critical Listening
  • 10:00 am: Morning break
  • 10:15 am: Electives (Mixing, Composition/Songwriting, Synthesis)
  • 11:45 am - 12:30 pm: Lunch
  • 12:30 - 1:15 pm: Special events 
  • 1:15 pm: Recording 1 and editing
  • 3:00 pm: Afternoon break
  • 3:15 pm: Recording 2 and editing
  • 4:45 pm: Check out
  • Overnight participants only - 5:00 pm: Dinner
  • Overnight participants only - 6:30 pm: Evening activities
  • Overnight participants only - 8:30 pm: Room Check


  • Dr. Jason Fick - Coordinator of music technology & assistant professor at Oregon State University
  • Aaron Barnhart - Instructor of music technology at Oregon State University


Campus Safety

A safe and secure environment is made possible through each member of the Oregon State University community's involvement in crime prevention and sensible behavior. In order to have a safe and successful Oregon State University experience, each person must take responsibility to recognize one's own vulnerability to crime and reduce risks through preventive action and cooperation with Oregon State Police and the Department of Public Safety.

Campus Dining

Lunch in the OSU dining center will be provided to all students.  There are a variety of options for those with food restrictions, allergies, and preferences.  Please feel free to take a look at the menus and contact the dining center directly with any food related questions at 541-737-4771.

Accommodations for disabilities:

Accommodations for disabilities may be made by calling 541-737-5592, preferably at least one month in advance.