Recognized by the GRAMMY Museum as Leaders in Music Production, Icon Collective is developing music production courses and seminars for the new GRAMMY Museum. IC's philosophy and approach is resonating with the 50,000 youth who visit the GRAMMY Museum yearly, serving to inspire the next generation of artists and producers.
Icon Collective has partnered with Creative Kingdom, a multi-national entertainment firm, with music, animation, video game and film studios spread around the globe. The collaboration not only provides Icon Collective students with state-of-the-art music facilities, but nurtures opportunities in top-tier global multi-media projects creating a truly dynamic learning and working experience.
Icon Collective is proud to have a close working relationship with Ableton Live, makers of software for creating, producing, and performing music. Icon is an "Ableton Certified Training Center" and all students are taught how to utilize Ableton Live as both a production and live performance tool by "Ableton Certified Trainer" Chris Schlyer.
Beatportal offers up-to-the-minute news about electronic music, DJ technology news, remix competitions with top artists and labels, and live blogging coverage from artist tours and industry events. Icon Collective has partnered with Beatportal to bring scholarship opportunities to aspiring artists/producers reaching deep into the industry and generating new talent.
Native Instruments is the pioneer and market leader in the field of software instruments, and one of the key players in the market of computer-based audio production technology. The company's mission is to develop outstanding tools for musicians, producers, sound designers and DJs of all styles and genres. NI recognizes Icon Collective as Leaders in computer-based audio education.
Icon Collective has built a strong reputation as the industry's premiere institution for artists, producers and remixers we couldn't be more proud to have our headphones incorporated into their program," remarked Paul Taylor, President of Ultrasone Inc. "Ultrasone's S-Logic and ULE technology will help protect their hearing while they create the music of tomorrow
Behringer is one of the leading worldwide manufacturers of Midi Controllers, Audio Interfaces, Mixers, PA Systems and more. &ldquoWe are proud to support Icon Collective&rsquos facilities by providing students with Midi Controllers and interfaces for use in IC&rsquos labs, classrooms and studios.&rdquo Scott Garside-Behringer.
Logic Studio is a complete set of professional applications that lets you write, record, edit, mix and perform. It's also the largest collection of modeled instruments, sampler instruments, effect plug-ins, and audio loops ever put in a single box. Apple supports Icon Collective by providing IC with the latest in updates and software keeping our curriculum fresh and relevant.
Dave Smith founded Sequential Circuits, the premier manufacturer of professional music synthesizers in the mid-70s. In 1977, he designed the Prophet-5, the world's first microprocessor-based musical instrument and set the standard for all synth designs that have followed. Icon Collective is proud to partner with Dave Smith Synthesizers, providing world-class synths in their labs.
ClubDistrict is Icon Collective's lifestyle and nightlife portal. With over 200,000 visitors per month, ClubDistrict and Icon Collective keep their audience informed on the latest nightlife events, record releases, gear and technology news, including interviews with some of the industry's top artists, producers and labels.
The International AllStars is a nationwide youth marketing and promotions company that collaborates with Icon Collective in hosting top-tier music and industry events. Scholarship campaigns and civic outreach programs bring Icon Collective's philosophy to high schools, colleges and lifestyle events, spanning sports, racing, music festivals and beyond.
With over 50 years of innovation, Stanton is an industry leader in the design and manufacturing of professional audio products for club and mobile DJs and turntablists. The company's product range includes turntables, CD players, DJ mixers, accessories and FinalScratch&mdasha breathtaking system which allows DJs to play, mix and scratch music files from their computers using standard turntables.