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Pathways are made up of courses focused on future careers or further education opportunities

Musicians, producers, sound engineers and record label owners have all started their careers at Canterbury College – you could be next. 

Our lecturers are all active in the music industry and help students develop the skills and professional links to start a career. Students spend time learning the latest technology-based techniques.

  • Composer/Musician
  • Studio Engineer
  • Music Producer
  • Music Teacher
  • Live Sound Engineer

We have five fully equipped rehearsal rooms, two recording studios and post-production rooms. Aspiring producers can develop their skills on industry-standard applications including Logic X, Ableton and Sibelius.

Career Prospects

This pathway could lead to many career opportunities



Annual pay

The workforce is projected to expand by 8% over the period to 2024, adding 4,500 jobs. In the same period, 33% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 18,153 job openings.

Role description

Musicians write, arrange, orchestrate, conduct and perform musical compositions.

What's next?

Step 1 Apply

Once you apply, you will have an interview to discuss your chosen pathway

Step 2 Interview

At your interview, the tutor will discuss the entry requirements for each level and course. This is also your opportunity to make sure that this pathway meets your goals and ambitions.

Courses at Canterbury College

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Contact us

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New Dover Road
Canterbury, Kent

01227 811111