Sample a Lesson

Take our online school for a test drive in our free sample course, containing 12 real lessons from our most popular courses.

 

Choose a Free Lesson to Try

Your sample course includes lessons from 12 different courses, each highlighting a different interest area. Each lesson offers content pulled straight from its course, including video and audio clips, discussion topics, and weekly assignments.

Lesson 1: Songwriting, Music Production

Music Production Fundamentals for Songwriters
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Lesson 2: Guitar

Guitar Ensemble Techniques
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Lesson 3: Music for Film, TV, and Games

Film Scoring 101
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Lesson 4: Music Theory, Harmony, and Ear Training

Music Theory 101
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Lesson 5: Music Business

Music Marketing 101
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Lesson 6: Orchestration

Orchestration 1
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Lesson 7: Songwriting

Collaborative Songwriting
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Lesson 8: Piano and Keyboard

Keyboard for the Electronic Musician
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Lesson 9: Songwriting, Voice

Producing Songwriting Demos with Pro Tools
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Lesson 10: Music Production

Critical Listening 1
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Lesson 11: Arranging

Arranging: Small Ensemble and Horns
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Lesson 12: Music Production

Music Production Analysis
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Discover Why Musicians Succeed at Berklee Online

Your online classroom

Berklee Online features a revolutionary, custom-built online learning management system. Combining classroom, syllabus, and course content, you can chat with your instructors live, upload your assignments and get feedback, and connect with your fellow students - all in one environment.

View all course content in one comprehensive app

  • Learn from any device — phone, tablet, or computer
  • Access your syllabus, readings, quizzes, and record your assignments, all in one place
  • Message your instructors and classmates

Get in tune with the tools of success

  • Record and upload your audio assignments right in the browser
  • Create and post video to enrich your assignment presentations
  • Try out melodies and tune your instrument with the platform's built-in piano widget

Become part of a global network of musicians

  • Access instructors during their weekly "office hours"
  • Exchange project feedback with other students
  • Create a community of fellow musicians around the world

Join in on the Jam

  • Everything you need to learn about music, available on all your devices
  • Interaction with students across the globe
  • Learning music just got a lot easier, and a lot more fun!