Learn from innovation and tradition at Abbey Road

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Next Open Studio Days in Frankfurt and Berlin are in May 2018

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Our next course starts in September 2018. Apply now!

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WElCOME TO Abbey Road Institute

Abbey Road Institute is the training ground for the next generation of music producers and sound engineers.

By harnessing the expertise and innovation created at Abbey Road Studios and collaborating with experts in industry we teach a professional one year „Advanced Diploma in Music Production and Sound Engineering“.

We work closely with engineers and producers to create a broad, hands on and cutting edge curriculum. This prepares our students to launch a career in the music industry as unique as they are. What unites our students and team is a love of music and a passion to create.



Our students learn from creative cutting edge producers, technical experts, business professionals and established and experienced names across the music industry. Choosing to study at Abbey Road Institute is a life-changing decision and a once in a life-time experience.

Our graduates are the future of the music and recording industry.

Abbey Road Institute Germany

Our campuses in Berlin and Frankfurt opened in 2016. At each location our students have three fully equipped professional recording studios and a production booth for songwriting, MIDI programming or mastering at their exclusive disposal. The addition of a classroom with a Mac-based audio workstation for each student and a lounge area provides the perfect environment for studying and making music.

Abbey Road Studios London

Abbey Road Studios has been at the forefront of music creativity since Sir Edward Elgar´s inaugural performance back in 1931. An awe-inspiring location, popular with leading orchestras and artists, including Florence and the Machine, Kanye West and Adele, Abbey Road has hosted many landmarks recordings and technological breakthroughs.
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Abbey Road Institute Berlin

  • State-of-the-Art recording studios
  • All classes and workshops are taught in English
  • Located centrally in Berlin-West next to the Landwehrkanal
  • Close contact to the local music and recording scene
  • Next Open Studio Day @ Abbey Road Institute Berlin is Wednesday May 4th, 2018 from 10am to 5pm

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Abbey Road Institute Frankfurt

  • State-of-the-Art recording studios
  • Classes are taught mostly in German. Some guest lectures are held in English.
  • Located centrally in Frankfurt Ostend
  • Close contact to the local music and recording scene
  • Next Open Studio Day @ Abbey Road Institute Frankfurt is Sunday May 6th, 2018 from 2pm to 6pm
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It’s a unique experience in so many ways, the location, the calibre of guest lecturers and access to Abbey Road studios for classes is pretty amazing. There aren't many places you get to record a full orchestra!

Jason O’Bryan

Come with an open mind and a voracious appetite to soak up the magic! Be prepared to work hard - you’ll get out what you put in.

Ian Ramage, Lecturer

There is surely no better place to be when you are studying music production and sound engineering!

Tori Sunnucks, Graduate 2016

On the first day of the course it was clear that I had found my tribe; we’re like a family, and it’s uncanny how everyone gets on creatively.

Deborah Melliard, Graduate 2016