Posts Categorized: General

Masterclass with Jessica Care Moore & Cat Dyson

Jessica Care Moore (Poet, Producer, Publisher and creator of Black Women Rock) & Kat Dyson (Vocalist/guitarist for Prince, New Power Generation, and many more) will be speaking to DIME students this Friday, March 4th from 1-3pm in The Underground @ DIME! Free for students, $5 non-students 1265 Griswold, Detroit MI 48226 Give us a call… Read more »

The Who Masterclass – Friday, February 26th

To finish off “The Who Week”, The Who’s Manager Bill Curbishley will be stopping by DIME for an intimate conversation with students and guests on the legendary rock band. As always, $5 for guests and FREE for students! 4-6pm this Friday, February 26th at DIME – 1265 Griswold St, Detroit, MI 48226.


Come meet our staff and students at the DIME Spring Open House – Saturday, March 12th from 12-3pm. Tour the facilities, hear some fantastic live performances and get all the info about DIME’s upcoming courses! Arrive on time to get the full scoop on open Guitar, Bass, Drums, Vocals, Songwriting and Music Entrepreneurship programs! We’ll… Read more »

DIME covered by the Detroit Jewish News

DIME Keeps Rocking: Co-founder Sarah Clayman went from England to Israel to Downtown Detroit. Martin Michalek | Special to the Jewish News Every day in Capitol Park, rock ‘n’ roll can be heard emanating from the Detroit Institute of Music Education (DIME) at 1265 Griswold St. in Downtown Detroit. DIME is a music college that… Read more »

DIME Online Joins NAMHE

DIME is proud to be a member of the National Association of Music in Higher Education – NAMHE. NAMHE is the UK’s subject association for institutions, departments and individuals dedicated to training and educating the next generation of musicians through higher education. NAMHE promotes the creative, cultural and economic benefits of studying for a music… Read more »

Saturday Workshops – March 19th 12-4pm

SATURDAY WORKSHOPS – MARCH 19TH @ DIME DIME brings you 4 amazing workshops on March 19th! Choose the one that is right for you! GUITAR GREATS w/ Kris Kurzawa Explore techniques and signature riffs of JIMMY PAGE & John Mayer. HIP HOP WORKSHOP w/ Mahogany Jones Back by popular demand, Mahogany Jones will teach a… Read more »

FEB 12TH – GET ON AIR! Radio Matters Masterclass

On Friday, February 12th, DIME will be welcoming Caroline Records Executive Amber Bouchard for an in-depth masterclass on Radio Promotion. Learn how to use the world’s #1 music discovery platform and get your band ON AIR! Just $5 for guests and free for students! 1-3pm at DIME Detroit – 1265 Griswold St, Detroit MI 48226

FEB. 21 – R&B LIVE @ DIME!

R&B Live is coming to DIME Detroit! Sunday, February 21st at 6pm Featuring performances by: JHARID Ashley Moss Antonia KIAREE Ananais Pierre Anthony and Keely Ferguson The night will be hosted by Joi Tiffany, with some fantastic food by Mississippi Potliquor Tickets are only $7! We’ll see you all at 1265 Griswold Street on February… Read more »


Line-up includes Jena Irene Asciutto, Flint Eastwood and Britney Stoney. Hosted by Blair Griffith. General admission: $19.95 Tickets available at the DIME door + also online here: Craft cocktails from Two James will be available. Join us for this special one-night-only event, designed to bring together the Detroit community to combat youth homelessness. Proceeds… Read more »

Winter Short Courses begin February 16th – Enroll Today!

Our 6-week short courses return Tuesday, February 16th at 7pm, with great course offerings, including: Music Business Basics Learn what it takes to make it in the music industry! This course covers the basics of copyright, marketing, licensing and entrepreneurial growth! Kevin Kay, an experienced music industry vet, will be leading this class you won’t… Read more »