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Billy Ray Shirley Recording Studio at Eastside Community Center

The studio at Eastside Community Center has the latest high-end Recording and Production equipment, as well as a Pro Drum Kit, Pro Keyboards and Guitars, Pro Drum Machine, Professional Microphones, Processing and the latest in Audio Plug Ins. It uses the industry standard software like Pro Tools and Logic Pro, and the latest technology in Real Time UAD signal processing. To make a reservation contact Eastside Community Center at (253) 404-3990.

Passholder Studio Rental Rates

  • Minimum rental 1.5 hours – $68; Additional Half Hours – $23 each; Full Day Rate (8 hours) – $360

Non-Passholder Studio Rental Rates

  • Minimum rental 1.5 hours – $83; Additional Half Hours – $28 each; Full Day Rate (8 hours) – $400

Music Production Program

Eastside Music Program provides academic courses designed to teach Music Production techniques including Recording with Pro Tools, Garage Band and Logic, Sequencing, Editing, Mixing, Mastering, Beat Making, Synth Programming, and Music Theory.

During classes each student will have their own Workstation that includes,a Pro Microphone, Mac Book Laptop, 24 bit Interface, Pro Keyboard with Drum Pads, Headphones, Mic stand and Pop Filter.

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Upcoming Activities

Audio Recording: Intro to Pro Tools

Sep 16, 2019 - Oct 14, 2019
Each Mon 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Eastside Community Center
Let your musical imagination run wild with Pro Tools. This industry-standard recording and production software lets you create and save templates to recall later, allows dozen…

Audio Recording: Intro to Music Production

Sep 16, 2019 - Oct 14, 2019
Each Mon 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eastside Community Center
Blend and sweeten the beats and tracks you create using Garage Band and Logic Pro audio recording software. Learn the basics of sound production and recording, including fade-…

Audio Recording: Intensive – Music Projection Course

Sep 17, 2019 - Oct 18, 2019
Each Tue 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Each Fri 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Eastside Community Center
Immerse yourself in music production and recording using Garage Band, Pro Tools and/or Logic Pro Software. In this intensive hands-on learning environment, we’ll explore…

Audio Recording: Intro to Beat Making

Sep 17, 2019 - Oct 15, 2019
Each Tue 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eastside Community Center
Beat making is an art and a skill. Get your hands into the process used to make today’s beats using Garage Band, MPC, Machine and Logic Pro software for drum programming…

Audio Recording: Introduction to DJing

Sep 18, 2019 - Oct 16, 2019
Each Wed 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eastside Community Center
Hey DJ! Mix your own sets in this class, using DJ equipment and industry standard Serato software to learn techniques such as tempo and beat matching, scratching, key mapping,…

Audio Recording: Introduction to Live Instrument Recording

Sep 19, 2019 - Oct 17, 2019
Each Thu 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Eastside Community Center
Discover what your guitar, drums or other musical instrument can do using Logic Pro X and Pro Tools software. Record live instruments in a hands-on learning environment, focus…

Audio Recording: Music Production – Advanced

Sep 19, 2019 - Oct 17, 2019
Each Thu 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Eastside Community Center
Ready for more? Continue your music production and recording exploration as we cover advanced techniques using Logic Pro X and Pro Tools software. You’ll experiment with…

Audio Recording: Intro to Pro Tools

Oct 21, 2019 - Dec 2, 2019
Each Mon 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Except:
Monday, Nov 11, 2019
Eastside Community Center
Let your musical imagination run wild with Pro Tools. This industry-standard recording and production software lets you create and save templates to recall later, allows dozen…

Audio Recording: Intro to Music Production

Oct 21, 2019 - Dec 2, 2019
Each Mon 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Except:
Monday, Nov 11, 2019
Eastside Community Center
Blend and sweeten the beats and tracks you create using Garage Band and Logic Pro audio recording software. Learn the basics of sound production and recording, including fade-…

Audio Recording: Intensive – Music Projection Course

Oct 22, 2019 - Dec 6, 2019
Each Tue 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Each Fri 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Eastside Community Center
Immerse yourself in music production and recording using Garage Band, Pro Tools and/or Logic Pro Software. In this intensive hands-on learning environment, we’ll explore…

Audio Recording: Intro to Beat Making

Oct 22, 2019 - Dec 3, 2019
Each Tue 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eastside Community Center
Beat making is an art and a skill. Get your hands into the process used to make today’s beats using Garage Band, MPC, Machine and Logic Pro software for drum programming…

Audio Recording: Introduction to DJing

Oct 23, 2019 - Dec 4, 2019
Each Wed 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eastside Community Center
Hey DJ! Mix your own sets in this class, using DJ equipment and industry standard Serato software to learn techniques such as tempo and beat matching, scratching, key mapping,…

Audio Recording: Introduction to Live Instrument Recording

Oct 24, 2019 - Dec 5, 2019
Each Thu 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Except:
Thursday, Oct 31, 2019
Thursday, Nov 28, 2019
Eastside Community Center
Discover what your guitar, drums or other musical instrument can do using Logic Pro X and Pro Tools software. Record live instruments in a hands-on learning environment, focus…

Audio Recording: Music Production – Advanced

Oct 24, 2019 - Dec 5, 2019
Each Thu 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Except:
Thursday, Oct 31, 2019
Thursday, Nov 28, 2019
Eastside Community Center
Ready for more? Continue your music production and recording exploration as we cover advanced techniques using Logic Pro X and Pro Tools software. You’ll experiment with…