Learn in-demand skills from the experts.

We bring together creative industry big hitters, expert educators and cutting-edge tech to help you develop the skills, knowledge and connections needed to pursue your preferred path in the music industry – whether that’s skilled employment, further study or a higher apprenticeship.

TheWRD brings together
music industry leaders,
expert educators and
cutting-edge technology
to open access to the
creative industries and
offer career-defining
arts education to
everyone, everywhere.

Got questions?
Here's a quick answer to 4 big ones?

What are the benefits to studying TheWRD? Well, here's are few. You can...

  • Study online from anywhere with personalised support;
  • Join our diverse community of talented creators, educators and industry-shapers;
  • Get unrivalled opportunities to work with industry leaders;
  • Get access to our exclusive workshops, field trips, events and content;
  • Get free or discounted products and services from our partners;
  • Get a FREE scholarship, if you meet our criteria
  • And way more....

Email support@thewrd.group support@thewrd.group and speak to us for details about partner products and services and our FREE scholarships.

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Most frequent questions and answers

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Why should I study TheWRD?

TheWRD helps you develop the skills, knowledge and connections needed to pursue a career in music. The course is split into 8 core section, which are:

  1. How The Music Industry Work
  2. Music, Technology, Culture
  3. Creative Project
  4. Releasing Music Landscape
  5. Live Music, Festivals & Touring
  6. Personal Development
  7. The Brand Is The Talent Is The Brand; and
  8. Entrepreneurship
You will also get access to our programme of exclusive study skills content.

You will study core elements of the current music industry including:

  • How The Music Industry Works
  • Music, Technology, Culture
  • Creative Project
  • Releasing Music Landscape
  • Live Music, Festivals & Touring
  • Personal Development 
  • The Brand Is The Talent Is The Brand
  • Entrepreneurship

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

TheWRD helps you develop the skills, knowledge and connections needed to pursue a career in music. The course is split into 8 core section, which are:

  1. How The Music Industry Work
  2. Music, Technology, Culture
  3. Creative Project
  4. Releasing Music Landscape
  5. Live Music, Festivals & Touring
  6. Personal Development
  7. The Brand Is The Talent Is The Brand; and
  8. Entrepreneurship

You will also get access to our programme of exclusive study skills content.

 

 

You will study core elements of the current music industry including:

  • How The Music Industry Works
  • Music, Technology, Culture
  • Creative Project
  • Releasing Music Landscape
  • Live Music, Festivals & Touring
  • Personal Development 
  • The Brand Is The Talent Is The Brand
  • Entrepreneurship

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?

TheWRD helps you develop the skills, knowledge and connections needed to pursue a career in music. The course is split into 8 core section, which are:

  1. How The Music Industry Work
  2. Music, Technology, Culture
  3. Creative Project
  4. Releasing Music Landscape
  5. Live Music, Festivals & Touring
  6. Personal Development
  7. The Brand Is The Talent Is The Brand; and
  8. Entrepreneurship

You will also get access to our programme of exclusive study skills content.

 

 

You will study core elements of the current music industry including:

  • How The Music Industry Works
  • Music, Technology, Culture
  • Creative Project
  • Releasing Music Landscape
  • Live Music, Festivals & Touring
  • Personal Development 
  • The Brand Is The Talent Is The Brand
  • Entrepreneurship

NEED HELP PAYING FEES?

TheWRD helps you develop the skills, knowledge and connections needed to pursue a career in music. The course is split into 8 core section, which are:

  1. How The Music Industry Work
  2. Music, Technology, Culture
  3. Creative Project
  4. Releasing Music Landscape
  5. Live Music, Festivals & Touring
  6. Personal Development
  7. The Brand Is The Talent Is The Brand; and
  8. Entrepreneurship

You will also get access to our programme of exclusive study skills content.

 

 

You will study core elements of the current music industry including:

  • How The Music Industry Works
  • Music, Technology, Culture
  • Creative Project
  • Releasing Music Landscape
  • Live Music, Festivals & Touring
  • Personal Development 
  • The Brand Is The Talent Is The Brand
  • Entrepreneurship

Are you the next Rising Star?

Established in 2020, our Rising Star Award with Apple Music helps discover, support, and accelerate the careers of the most promising music creators in the UK and Ireland.

All students under-25 can enter our
Rising Stars Award with Apple Music.

Our standard class is a Masterclass.

Not only will you learn how music actually works from today’s industry leaders, but, on our accredited course, you will also get to link theory and practice, as you learn the science behind the street from our diverse team of expert educators.

Units

With a little help from our friends.

Here are some of the lovely folks that support TheWRD in our collective drive to help people from all walks of life fulfil their potential.

Evolution, revolution and the scene today

Explore the past, present and future, to better understanding how music, tech and culture influence each other.

Self-releasing and releasing DIY dreams

From putting out your own releases, to working with label services, labels and publishers. It's all here.

Managing talent, building your brand and getting seen

We take an in-depth look at the development of brands, of artists, and explore their similarities and differences.

Exploring through experience

The opportunity to explore your professional practice first-hand.

Self-discovery, soft skills and stepping out

The first step on the way to achieving your goals and creating positive change in society.

Access all areas: the jobs behind the magic moments

Learn how to navigate the live music arena from the best in the business.

Fundamentals and the big picture

Get an overview of how the industry functions and how money is made within each area of music.

Business creativity and making things happen

Learn the essential role of entrepreneurship in the music business and how to think like a leader.

With a little help from our friends.

Here are some of the lovely folks that support TheWRD in our collective drive to help people from all walks of life fulfil their potential.

Guidance

Provides you with guidance and insight and help you progress

Analytics

Analytics help you
progress at the best pace for you.

Talent Matching

Dynamically matches your interests and skills with jobs types in the industry

Career Pathway

Helps chart the most effective and efficient route your desired job.

Fees & Funding

We're committed to providing premium music education for all.

PRIVATE

If you will be paying privately for your tuition, our A2HE Diploma in Creative Entrepreneurship in Music costs £4,999. More info.

SCHOLARSHIP

Our scholarship programme is designed to help people overcome barriers to a creative career, such as financial and geographical. More info.