Posts By: Elise Mccoy

5 Tips on Preparing for Your Audition

Thinking about auditioning for DIME,  but not sure if you’re quite ready? Here are 5 tips from the DIME team to help you prepare: #1. Choose the Right Songs for you! At DIME, we offer the benefit of letting you choose songs that accurately represent your style and musical abilities. So, don’t choose to audition… Read more »

DIME Detroit Short Courses – Feb 21st

DIME is kicking off 2017 with a new set of short courses for you to improve and hone your musical skills! Click here to register today! RAISE YOUR VOICE Meets Tuesdays for 6 weeks from 7-9pm beginning February 21st. Raise Your Voice returns, this time with DIME instructor, Chris McCall, bringing her wealth of experience… Read more »

APPLY NOW for Fall 2017 – Pay no application fee through Jan 31st!

Apply to one of the MSU Denver at DIME bachelor’s degree programs now through January 31st and pay no application fee! Follow these steps: 1.)  If you haven’t yet auditioned with us, get in touch with us so we can schedule one! Call 313-223-1600, or email 2.) Visit MSU Denver’s website to begin your… Read more »

DIME Student Show! December 8th 2016

DIME’s semiannual student show returns to the Underground on December 8th 2016! Our students practice, prepare and audition original material as well as cover songs to perform at this exciting showcase. This event will give family, friends, and the Detroit music community a chance to see what our students have been working on this semester. Some… Read more »

Fall Open House – Saturday 10/22

Join us for our first Open House of Fall 2016! DIME students and faculty will be here to discuss our new degree programs with Metropolitan State University of Denver in Music Performance, Songwriting, and Music Industry Studies. As always, you can expect some student performances throughout the building! This event is free and open to… Read more »

Mix Sessions 102 DJ Short Course – October 11th

DJ Stacey Hotwaxx Hale leads the second installment of Mix Sessions – focusing on intermediate level techniques in beatmatching, breaks, sequencing and more. This class meets Tuesday nights from 7-10pm for 6 weeks beginning October 11th $299 For more information or to register, please call 313-223-1600 or email