Make your
your career

A world class
music studio
steeped in rich
music history


2022/23 Alumni

Where words fail, music speaks


Looking to level up in the music world? The Academy of Music Production is your launchpad. Here at The AMP, we’ve got the tools you need to make your mark. We offer more than just courses. Our unique environment blends creativity with professionalism, giving you a hands-on approach to learning the ins and outs of the music industry.

Studio Information

From its rich musical history to its unmatched views, this isn’t just any studio. It’s a piece of the city’s musical soul. Nestled high above the vibrant pulse of Times Square, Penthouse Recording Studios offers an environment that’s as dynamic and creative as you are. Ready to create something unforgettable? Welcome to your ideal backdrop. Let’s create music that’s as breathtaking as the view.


Whether you’re a seasoned artist or just starting to tap into your talent, The AMP has got a track for you. Our range of music production programs cater to your skills, your schedule, and your aspirations. Here’s what we offer:

For the experienced music maestro: You’ve got the basics down, and now you’re ready to explore the magic of advanced mixing and mastering techniques. Our expert-led programs will show you how to create unique, standout soundscapes that truly express your artistry.

For the up-and-coming talent: New to the music scene? No worries! We’ve got the perfect intro. Dive into the basics of music production with our beginner-friendly courses. You’ll learn to navigate the studio and begin your journey to producing your own tracks.

But at AMP, we go beyond just classes. With each of our programs, you’ll also gain access to career coaching and exciting internship opportunities. We don’t just want you to learn — we want you to thrive in the real music world.

No matter your starting point, AMP is here to help you hit the high notes of your music career. Ready to make some noise? Let’s unleash your creative potential together.

A d m i s s i o n s & A i d

Ready to AMP up your music career? Taking the next step is easier than you might think. Whether you’re eyeing a beginner’s course or an advanced program, getting started at The Academy of Music Production is a breeze.

Here’s what you need to know about the admissions process:

Tell us a little about yourself and we’ll help with the rest. Our convenient online application tool only takes 10 minutes to complete.

After you submit your application, an admissions representative will contact you and will help you to complete the process.

Once you’ve completed your application and connected with an admissions representative, you’re ready to create your schedule.

Scholarship Programs

For over a decade, The New York Performing Arts Academy has provided scholarships to deserving students.  The Academy of Music Production is proud to continue the tradition of providing scholarships both merit and needs based.

Tuition & Fees

The Academy of Music Production is pleased to offer easy financing through Affirm®  — without a catch — with rates as low as 0% APR.

Questions? For tuition information, please contact Admissions at 212.932.3000, or you can request more information about our programs here.

Tuition Costs

  • Audio Arts $5,750
  • Audio Production $5,750
  • Electronic Music Production $2,295
  • Hip Hop & Beat Making $2,295
  • Live DJ $2,295
  • Music Business $6,500

Tuition Costs

  • Music Production $5,750
  • Recording Arts $5,750
  • Reggaeton & Beat Making $2,295
  • Show Production $6,500
  • Singing & Songwriting $2,295
  • Trap & Beat Making $2,295

The AMP Student

Our students create a vibrant and inclusive creative community


Step into the heart of the music world at The Academy of Music Production | New York. Right in the center of Times Square, The AMP is the epicenter for artists looking to make a real impact on the music industry.

Our approach is anything but traditional. We’ve thrown out the rule book and designed an innovative teaching methodology that mirrors the real-life rhythm of the music industry. That means you won’t just learn, you’ll live the music production process. We aim to foster an environment where collaboration isn’t just encouraged, it’s the norm.

Our learning experience is immersive, it’s fast, and it’s absolutely relevant to what’s happening in the industry right now. With The AMP, you won’t just stay ahead of the curve – you’ll be part of the revolution. So, are you ready to make Times Square your classroom and the world your stage? Let’s make some music with The AMP.

Student Housing

With student housing in both Chelsea and the Theater District, you could meet your new best friend or create the world’s next platinum track right on your residence floor.

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