Sound Recording and Performance

Sound and music have a dramatic effect on the experience of playing a game or watching an animation. This advanced-level workshop allows you to develop the sound design skills used in a professional game development or animation studio. You will learn about Foley sound effects recording, music composition techniques, and the advanced tools and processes that musicians and composers use to craft their sound. By the end of this workshop, you will have performed, recorded, and processed your own soundtracks for a game or animation.

You will learn:

  • How to use professional digital audio workstation software and hardware
  • Music and sound production techniques
  • How to shape mood and setting with music and sound


This course is open to students entering Grades 8 through 12.


DigiPen's ProjectFUN offers workshops, camps and college prep courses for kids and teens. Technology courses are held in Redmond, WA (near Seattle and Bellevue), and online.