Category S.I. Music News

Get Schooled in Music

March 29, 2016 S.I. Music News

In this post Sherman Institute is collecting some FREE resources, articles, and general information published by someone that has something to say.  All this info is just a click away, and provides a way for you to up your knowledge of something connected to the music biz.  Unlike many other schools, we really don’t charge for EVERYTHING!  (This post will be edited with new stuff as we find it.  Stop back at least monthly for the latest.)

Incidentally, Sherman Institute has standardized on the following components.  If you are going to buy a DAW software for your audio recording education, we recommend Reaper.  It is inexpensive, and there is a link below to videos produced by the developers that teach the finer points of using it...

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Sherman Teaming With Facebook Group

March 29, 2016 S.I. Music News

(Feb. 20, 2016)

Sherman Teaming With Facebook Group

Local PA Musicians – a Facebook group dedicated to performing artists around the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania – has teamed up with the Sherman Institute for a special project. The primary goal is to assist musicians statewide finding ‘gigs’ at which they can showcase their talents.

Aaron Bolinger, a co-founder of Sherman Institute, and the school’s server administrator, has created a special music venue database on their new server. Musicians from the FaceBook group will provide venue information from their personal performing experiences. This will then become a statewide, searchable tool enabling musicians to find places that book entertainment.

“The database has been designed for a very broad spectrum of musicians and venues,...

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