About Us

Recording Institute of Detroit offers five educational programs that vary from an introduction to the recording arts & audio theory (less than one week of attendance required), to comprehensive multi-course programs (that could require up to 9 months of attendance).

Recording Institute of Detroit training is characterized by small classes and individual attention.

Recording Institute of Detroit has been operating as a recording arts trade school in music and audio production for over 40 years and constantly updates its programs and facilities to teach the latest techniques and technology.

Whether you are seeking training to make better home recordings, become a professional recording engineer or producer, release and market your own music or perform any of the many functions in the music and audio fields, RID can be the right school for you.

The Recording Institute of Detroit is owned and operated by Recording Institute of Detroit, Inc. It operates under license from the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs. The Recording Institute of Detroit admit students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan program, and other school-administered programs.