Building on All Girl Electronic (2016, 2017 and 2018), New Age Noise is a FREE electronic music production program for female, transgender and non-binary young people based in Western Sydney. No experience is necessary – just an interest in learning to produce electronic music.
New Age Noise emphasises a safe, open environment where musicians of all levels are encouraged come together to create music and build community.
Production & Recording (8 Weeks)
New Age Noise Production & Recording workshops will take participant through the processes of producing music, fine-tuning concepts and recording tracks. We will explore arrangement, sound design and effects, plus musicians will have time to get comfortable working in the recording studio.
As always, the workshops are tailored to individuals’ skill levels and all musicians are able to work at a pace they feel comfortable with.
What is Ableton Live?
Ableton Live is a software music sequencer and digital audio workstation designed to be an instrument for live performances as well as a tool for composing, recording, arranging, mixing and mastering. It’s used by music producers, DJs and others in the music industry.
New Age Noise | Collaboration workshops are tailored to your skill level; whether you are just starting out or are producing your own tracks.
The program will include:
* training and mentorship
* composing with Ableton
* sound design basics
* microphone techniques
* recording instruments
* studio sessions
Who can apply?
This program is for female, transgender, non-binary and non-cis male people (aged 15-25) who are based in Western Sydney.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.
DATES | TIMES | VENUE
Wednesdays | 17 July – 04 September | 6pm – 9pm
Information + Cultural Exchange (I.C.E.) | 8 Victoria Road, Parramatta
Applications close midnight Monday 01 July
Del Lumanta is a visual artist and musician from Sydney. She has exhibited in Sydney and Melbourne, with recent shows at 55 Sydenham Rd, Knulp and MOP Projects. She plays in experimental synthesizer duo Video Ezy and currently coordinates Double Vision, a series of free-form gigs showcasing the practice of DIY, sound and ‘other’ musicians at Verge Gallery.
Nicola Morton is an Asian/Australian electronic musician, artist and educator whose focus is to create in her community. She prefers to make music and/or performances using exploratory methods, often investigating the boundaries and structure of technologies from Wi-Fi to Theremins. She holds a Bachelor of Music Technology from Queensland Conservatorium of Music and a Master of Fine Arts from Sydney College of Art. National Film and Sound Archive has collected her solo experimental electronic recordings and she has released on Australian DIY labels: Breakdance the Dawn, Chemical Imbalance, Shame File Music and European labels Musica Dispersa and LF Records.
SoundCloud (Experimental Electronics)
SoundCloud (Improvised Group)
I.C.E. receives core support from the Australia Council for the Arts, the NSW Government through the Department of Family and Community Services and Create NSW, Crown Resorts Foundation and The Packer Family Foundation. Powered by Audio-Technica.