Posts Tagged: online degree

SPECIAL OFFER: Free Skype Lessons

DIME ONLINE is pleased to be able to offer one free Skype lesson with either Martin Goulding (Head of Guitar) or Paul Elliott (Head of Drums) to the first five applicants* to each of its BA(Hons) Creative Music Performance degrees in guitar and drums! *To be eligible your application must be fully completed and approved by DIME… Read more »

Blog: Groove, Pocket, and Feel (Mike Sturgis: Head of Education)

http://www.dannyclifford.com/blog/2018/7/11/the-amazing-staks-band The vernacular of a musician (or those discussing music) is sometimes a bit mysterious, weird, comedic or just generally inaccessible to the ‘layman’. On one hand, there are terms like accelerando or many others that are part of widely accepted musical lexicon that have clear, textbook definitions. But there are other words or phrases… Read more »

Student Story: Dalton Thomas (Drums)

DIME ONLINE offers flexible, affordable study options for students across the globe. Study wherever you are in the world! BA(Hons) courses in Creative Music Performance (specialising in JTC Guitar or Drums), Creative Songwriting, and Music Entrepreneurship begin on January 28th 2019! Start your application today. APPLY NOW! No time to study for a full-time degree? Check out our standalone modules! … Read more »

JTC Artist Spotlight – John F Klaver

How did you get started as a musician? I studied jazz guitar at the Conservatory of Amsterdam and after graduating I started working professionally. Who were some of your influences as you progressed? Gary Moore, Robben Ford, Pat Martino, Oz Noy, Josh Smith, Warren Haynes, Wes Montgomery, Joe Pass, Mike Stern, John McLaughlin, Jesse van… Read more »

Thinking In Guitar

Thinking In Guitar   Six mini-pianos The piano is a straightforward character. What you see is what you get. It’s literally black and white! In other words, there is only one way to produce the middle C tone (also known as C3) or any other tone: by striking that one note. There are octaves and… Read more »

Introducing: Anthony Hamer-Hodges, Music Entrepreneurship Instructor

What is your role with DIME & DIME ONLINE? I have been tutoring students in the UK & US on the BA (Hons) Music Entrepreneurship degree. My particular expertise is in the digital economy having helped launch a music streaming platform and in artist development and brand licensing. Who were some of your influences as… Read more »

Forward Motion: Telling A Story With Melody

From the simplest chord progressions to the complexities of the harmonic series, writing good music should always centre around using melodic momentum to create a memorable experience. But a surprising amount of music courses online seem content to stick to preformulated ideas and motifs, often lacking the forward motion required to consider the music quite… Read more »

BA(Hons) Application Deadline Extended!

If you have any questions about the application process then please email us on: info@dime-online.org and a member of the team will be in touch. Alternatively, click on the buttons below for further information. Our BA(Hons) degrees are accredited and awarded by Falmouth University, the UK’s number 1 Art’s University. With these internationally recognised bachelor’s… Read more »

Introducing… DIME President – Kevin Nixon

    • What is your role with DIME & DIME ONLINE? My title is President of the DIME Group but it’s actually just a fun title because it makes me President Nixon. Myself and my partner and DIME MD Sarah Clayman own and run DIME, DIME ONLINE and ORIGINAL 1265 RECORDINGS together and have… Read more »

DIME Joins NAMHE.

DIME is proud to be a member of the National Association of Music in Higher Education – NAMHE. NAMHE is the UK’s subject association for institutions, departments and individuals dedicated to training and educating the next generation of musicians through higher education. NAMHE promotes the creative, cultural and economic benefits of studying for a music… Read more »