Online Reason Courses

Our 12-week online Reason courses are authored and taught by industry experts and the same renowned instructors that teach at Berklee College of Music's Boston campus.

  • Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges
  • Credits transfer to hundreds of other colleges and universities
  • Many Berklee Online courses apply toward certificates and degree programs

    OLMSC-101
    Music Production 101
    Level 1

    Level 1

    Credit: $1,497
    Non-credit: $1,250
    In this beginner-level course, you will gain an understanding of the processes and tools available to the modern electronic musician. By the end of the course, you’ll be able to configure a personal production workspace and use software instruments and audio recordings to produce music.
    OMPRD-275
    Producing Music with Reason
    Level 2

    Level 2

    Credit: $1,497
    Non-credit: $1,250
    Gain a firm understanding of the functionalities and capabilities of Reason software. Explore Reason's rack of virtual instruments, effects, mixers, built-in sequencer and patching system, and learn real-world production setups and techniques used by today's top producers.
    OMPRD-385
    Remixing
    Level 3

    Level 3

    Credit: $1,497
    Non-credit: $1,250
    Remix production has become a mission critical skill for many working producers and hip-hop and EDM (electronic dance music) artists. Business savvy music industry entrepreneurs recognize that remixing songs is a great way to generate income, publicity, attract new fans, and keep their catalog relevant. Remixing is also a whole lot of fun and gives you the opportunity to join a thriving online community of remixers who share their music on the Web (such as through soundcloud.com) and enter remix competitions with substantial prizes (such as indabamusic.com).
    OLMSC-260
    Sampling and Audio Production
    Level 2

    Level 2

    Credit: $1,497
    Non-credit: $1,250
    Explore the art of sampling and audio production, and learn Berklee's approach to recording, editing, and programming using the software samplers provided in Reason.
    OMPRD-202
    Sound Design for the Electronic Musician
    Level 2

    Level 2

    Credit: $1,497
    Non-credit: $1,250
    Learn to create your own electronic sounds and musical productions using Propellerhead's Reason and Native Instruments' Absynth.