Monthly Archives: November 2017

Instructor Profile: Antea Shelton, Head of Songwriting

DIME has an amazing staff and faculty who are immersed in the music industry and teaching the next generation of musicians, songwriters, and music entrepreneurs here in downtown Detroit. We sat down with our Head of Songwriting, Antea Shelton, to ask her some questions about her career, and her experience teaching at DIME Detroit. What… Read more »

DIME’s Wellness Week kicks off today!

We are very excited to launch our first ever Wellness Week today! DIME’s Student Services team have organized a range of activities and workshops which aim to raise awareness of the importance of self-care and good mental health. Each day of the week is themed, and will focus on promoting a specific way that students… Read more »

Student Spotlight: Ryan Haley (Guitar)

DIME Detroit caught up with one of our newest students,  Ryan Haley who is studying the Commercial Music Performance (Guitar)  degree program. 1.What is your background in music and education? I started playing guitar when I was 9, and went through a whole mess of band programs in high school. I was big into playing Tuba,… Read more »

Michigan Beat Battle League Saturday, December 2nd

  Music producers go head to head in a bracket style competition using 60 second clips of their work! The Michigan Beat Battle League Brings your the very best in Producer Driven entertainment! Saturday, December 2nd Battle Starts at 10 pm 18 & Up $5 Before 9:30 pm  

DIME’s Student Show – December 7th

STUDENT SHOW – DECEMBER 7TH DIME’s Student Show happens only twice a year, but it’s always worth the wait. If you are curious about the programs here at DIME, this is your opportunity to see our amazing student bands and artists take the stage and show you what we’re all about! Join us to celebrate the… Read more »

Student Spotlight: Lizzy Berg (Vocals)

DIME Detroit caught up with one of our newest students,  Lizzy Berg who is studying the Commercial Music Performance (Vocals)  degree program. 1.What is your background in music and education?   I started vocal training at the age of five years old and took private lessons until I was 17. I am trained in operatic/classical style, rock,… Read more »

What’s Going On @ DIME Detroit Friday, December 1st 12pm-2pm

  Join us on Friday, December 1st from 12pm-2pm to learn more about everything that’s happening at Detroit’s coolest music school!  Must, see and hear from DIME students & graduates and learn more about our endowment opportunities, reach even more talented students in 2018    

Mix Sessions 102! Dec 4th – 8th @ DIME Detroit

  MIX SESSIONS 102 Instructor: DJ Stacey “Hotwaxx” Hale December 4th-8th, 7-10pm This intermediate level class will explore techniques in blending, beat matching, breaks, sequencing, setup, and more. Equipment provided by Spin Inc., facility provided by DIME Detroit. Learn from the pros. Create your set, and perform live in the Underground at DIME! Any questions? Give… Read more »

Art History Instructors Needed

MSU Denver at DIME Detroit is currently looking for part-time affiliate faculty to teach in the following areas: history and art history. Screening of applicants starts asap, and these appointments will start in January 2018. These appointments are part of a partnership between MSU Denver and DIME Detroit. The positions are based in Detroit. Art… Read more »