Vous avez travaillé dur au sein d’Abbey Road Institute, profitant des expériences et des enseignements qui vous ont été apportés. Et ensuite ?
Ambitieux et motivés, nos alumni investissent les prochaines étapes de leur carrière dans l’industrie de la musique et au-delà. Les opportunités sont larges, du travail en studio pour différents types de businesses et start-up des milieux de la musique et de la culture, jusqu’aux initiatives indépendantes à travailler en free-lance sur divers projets, tous plein de challenge.
Nos anciens élèves de Paris rejoignent un réseau global, incluant tous les diplômés et nos partenaires de l’industrie. Cette grande famille venant de différents milieux, et ayant des talents propres à chacun, s’accomplit dans diverses carrières. Rassemblés à la fin de leurs études lors de la cérémonie de remise des diplômes, ils connaissent alors de nombreuses opportunités de collaborations et partenariats.
Gabriëlle Stok now works as an assistant engineer at the West-London studio SARM, which was established by Chris Blackwell, the founder of Island Records. Since starting at SARM Gabrielle has been working on many sessions with both established and up and coming artists. Outside of her work there she also producing her own music to pitch to artists. Some of her highlights so far at SARM include working with American producer Jeff Bhasker (Kanye West, Jay Z, Mark Ronson), engineering during his writing sessions. Engineering has been her main focus since graduation, and Gabrielle also plans to maintain both work in production and songwriting as part of her future career plans.
You can find out more about Gabrielle’s experience at SARM in her interview on our blog.
After graduating in 2018, Fabian Brummel went straight to Galaxy Studios in Belgium for an intensive internship programme. Before finishing as an intern, he was immediately offered a permanent position at Galaxy as a full time mix engineer and sound editor. Fabian is currently working mainly in postproduction for some big movie projects.
In his own time he loves composing and is currently working on a couple of new music projects.
“From the moment I entered Abbey Road Institute Amsterdam it took me a total of 5 minutes to realise that I came to the right place. It has been one of the best experiences, meeting new friends for life from all over the world. You learn so, so much in just 1 year in an incredible environment, which has to be felt to understand.”
Following his graduation, Dominic Parry has been working as a full-time apprentice at leading audio equipment rental company Britannia Row Productions. Founded by Pink Floyd, Britannia Row has grown to become a global leader providing equipment for the London Olympics, Foo Fighters, Mumford & Sons and The Cure‘s tour. Dominic assisted in the 2019 Brit Awards as a stage technician for numerous performing acts including James Bay, Calvin Harris, Hugh Jackman, and P!NK. He has also worked on Andrea Bocelli’s world tour and the MTV European Music Awards. Dominic’s apprenticeship scheme at Britannia Row Productions continued the training he started at Abbey Road Institute. He worked for several months in each of the companies departments (Maintenance, Speakers, Cables, Rigging, RF, Digital, Warehouse Manager Assistant & Prep) whilst taking part in two 15 week training courses; Live Sound fundamentals and Live Sound Intermediate. Alongside his day work, Dominic Parry has worked on gigs at The Roundhouse and the centennial WW1 memorial service.
You can find out more about Britannia Row on our blog.
Stefan Roscovan is the first Amsterdam student graduating with distinction.
Stefan was born in a family of musicians in a small country called Moldova. Before moving to Amsterdam and studying at Abbey Road Institute, he had been taking part in numerous singing competitions, achieving over 20 winning trophies and touring on 3 continents in countries including the USA, Germany, Switzerland, Turkey, Russia and Iraq. In 2016 he ended up being a semi-finalist on “The Voice” in Romania which began his journey into music production and engineering.
At the moment, Stefan works as an independent singer, songwriter, music producer, engineer and multi-instrumentalist based in London. He is the owner of the record label “Reflective Records” and works on freelance projects in mainly Amsterdam, London and Los Angeles.
“Every day spent here felt like I was better than the day before. It is beautiful to think in colours, mix with flavours and develop a unique way to listen and understand music. Abbey Road is all about perspective and attitude, things which are taught so well between the magical walls of the institute.”
Phoenix Manson is an artist/music producer from Melbourne. He makes Hip Hop and R&B music that infuses an old school vibe with the modern new wave sound. Having graduated at the end of 2017, Phoenix has since released WAVELENGTH – EP, with toplining by Charlotte Adelle as a result. Phoenix was also an integral part of the Beat Collective Committee. Most noteworthy, he ran the fortnightly, live streaming show on TRNSMT. He also performed at festivals and venues including Electric Relaxation, Surf Coast Arts Festival, Beat Collective Sessions and High Bias. Having moved from Melbourne to Berlin to start building a network in Europe, Phoenix is now exploring the electronic music scene. As a result of this, he is working with rappers and producing beats for their projects.
Phoenix’s creativity in unstoppable, and consequently most of his time is spent in the studio. He is constantly making new music for his own project or for other singers/rappers. Furthermore, Ableton Live is his weapon of choice. Consequently, Phoenix has grown from a bedroom producer who made music as a hobby to an audio professional. You can find out more about Phoenix on his website.
Janice Wong graduated in 2018 with an Advanced Diploma of Music Production and Sound Engineering from Abbey Road Institute Amsterdam. She now works as assistant audio engineer at Red Bull Studios Amsterdam. As a freelancer, Janice also performs with singer-songwriters, bands & DJs, composes for advertisements/games/films, works as (online) session cellist (for live performances & remote recordings), arranges strings, records string loops/samples and is busy producing her own music for her latest concept: live cello meditation. She creates cello soundtracks for different moods and emotions, using a loop machine to create low drones and sweeping cello melodies on top. Her debut album, titled Cello Music for Meditation is out now on Spotify, iTunes, Bandcamp and all major digital channels.
“By day, you’re soaking in the knowledge of industry experts. By night, you practice what you’ve learnt in a playground of high-end studio equipment. What more could you possibly want?”
Abbey Road Institute Paris est une surprise: le lieu est magique et magnifique.
Il y a beaucoup d'espoir car certains des étudiants d'Abbey Road Institute Paris sont très bons!
Abbey Road délivre sa formation dans de superbes conditions. Des studios haut de gamme aux Master Class, son expertise est ancrée dans l’histoire de la musique.
En venant dispenser une Master Class aux étudiants d'Abbey Road, j'ai réalisé que je participais à écrire le futur de l'industrie musicale.
J’aurais aimé avoir accès à une école comme celle ci lorsque j’ai commencé dans le métier.
Abbey Road Institute bénéficie de 80 années d’expertise du monde du studio. Cette formation est une excellente opportunité pour toute personne souhaitant faire carrière dans les métiers du son.
Suivre cette formation est le meilleur choix pour développer sa carrière: vous n'atteindrez jamais le même niveau en restant chez vous.
Abbey Road Paris propose une formation haut de gamme à la pointe de la technologie préparant au mieux les futurs producteurs et ingénieurs de son.