We are committed to investing in the best possible teaching and learning environment for our students, ensuring the latest equipment is always available when you need it.
Whatever music course you choose to follow at ICMP, you will find the facilities and equipment you need to achieve your goals, alongside inspiring tuition and a personalised approach to your learning. Importantly, all ICMP students can utilise our facilities for personal practice, free of charge, outside of timetabled hours, and we are open seven days a week.
LIVE PERFORMANCE STUDIOS
ICMP offers seven large live performance rooms, plus spacious custom-built sound-isolation booths. All areas are air-conditioned and equipped with professional PA and monitoring systems, as well as boutique backline equipment from leading brands such as Fender, Mapex, Hartke, Marshall, Orange, Yamaha and Gibson.
SPECIALIST TEACHING ROOMS
We have a wide range of specialist rooms for teaching, all equipped with professional PA systems, weighted digital pianos, and high-quality instruments and backline equipment.
DEDICATED DRUM PRACTICE BOOTHS
ICMP students have access to dedicated air-conditioned acoustic drum booths for personal practice. Our partnership with leading drum manufacturer Mapex ensures that our premium drum kits are regularly refreshed and maintained to the highest standards. Students can also access a wide range of acoustic kits that are available, supplemented by practice rooms containing electronic drum kits (Roland V-Drums).
STUDIO AND PRODUCTION
ICMP’s recording studios provide our students with plenty of opportunities to learn the skills and techniques essential to modern music production alongside those needed to produce their own projects. These state-of-the-art facilities are available to all ICMP students, so whichever course you choose to take you will have access to record and mix your tracks in our fantastic music produciton facilities.
Our students also have access to our cutting edge music production rooms for collaborating, writing and producing work. These rooms offer students the use of powerful 27” iMac workstations loaded with the latest DAWs and uber-cool audio plug-ins and virtual instruments from the likes of UAD, East West, Arturia and Native Instruments. A mic stand and reflection filter is available and students can also book mics from our extensive collection for use in these rooms, along with numerous synths, drum machines and effects units.
DEDICATED KEYBOARD AND TECHNOLOGY SUITES
Students have access to a range of state-of-the-art music technology suites. Powerful Apple iMac computers are fully loaded with Pro Tools, Logic Pro X and Ableton Live, and complemented with Focusrite and Audient iD4 audio interfaces and M-Audio MIDI keyboard controllers. Students can also enhance their personal set-up by booking out additional drum machines, MIDI controllers and synthesisers.
VIDEO EDITING SUITES
Apple’s Final Cut Pro X is installed across several of ICMP’s technology suites, providing students with the ability to edit and produce music videos to a professional standard.