Music Alliance Academy:

A Coalition of Music Production Experts

Vegas-Born Music Alliance Academy (MAA) is all about developing professional music Industry talent We deliver unique and effective programs for electronic music artists, producers and professionals. We are led by a coalition of experts: an alliance of seasoned music industry & education veterans, with a success record of over 40 years.

We have delivered high-end master classes and workshops all over the world and present at major industry events such as Dancefair (Holland) Electronic Daisy Carnival (Las Vegas) and (ADE) Amsterdam Dance Event. MAA also delivers dual-credit programs at one of the top private schools in the US, Las Vegas based Faith Lutheran High School.

MAA is now registering for its live, full-time online programs that commence early 2020. Programs include Electronic Music Producer (Professional and Elite levels) and Music and Career Management.

Join Music Alliance Academy, a world class music industry educational opportunity in the entertainment capital of the world, Las Vegas.



We deliver global world class learning opportunities and mentored development of your
professional competencies. A gateway to your success in the Music Industry.
World Class Learning
Music Alliance delivers highly specialized career development for Electronic Music Producers, Composers and Artists.
Award Winning
Our team includes award winners in multiple categories of Music Production and represent what success looks like up close.
Best Option
Practical, affordable, convenient and a rational way to give yourself the chance for success without regret and student debt.

Your Strategic Partners


European Music Market, Inc.

Music Alliance strategic partner EUMM grew into one of the top hardcore franchises housing So-Real Music Group, home for eight independent record labels and a merchandising line. Today EUMM is a premier hands-on artist management and music industry career development company located in Las Vegas Nevada. With subsidiaries Studio DMI and Weebang Music, EUMM provides global artists with management, marketing and publishing services.


Centre for Arts and Technology

From a world class facility in Kelowna B.C. Canada, Centre for Arts and Technology delivers one of the countrys’ top programs in audio engineering, music marketing and electronic music production. The Center is a strategic partner and curriculum developer of the Music Alliance Academy initiative.
Centre programs bring industry-leading talent, instructors and mentors and connect students with real-world projects.


Immersa Learning Network Co

Immersa, is a division of career development specialists ‘The Education Company’ (TEC) and a sister company to the Centre for Arts and Technology. This team has 40 Years experience delivering music industry career development.
Graduates of TEC schools have worked with major artists including Aerosmith, Shaina Twain, Adele, K.D. Lang, Bob Rock, Metallica, Bon Jovi, Nickelback, and other Grammy Award winning artists.


Studio DMI

Studio DMI is a mixing, mastering, recording and post production facility located in Las Vegas Nevada
A powerhouse team of Grammy-nominated talent. Their engineers include 3 X Grammy nominated Luca Pretolesi. The teams has worked on numerous genre-defining records with some of the most talented artists in the world including: Steve Aoki, Diplo, Major Lazer, Snoop Lion, Dada Life, Morgan Page, Borgeous, and Juanes.

Your Exclusive Community

All our candidates are members of our exclusive community of music professionals at
The community is your network, essential in music and your development. Your first professional back office support team. Music Alliance was created to help artists and producers overcome challenges and thrive. To create a space to facilitate interaction and sharing with like-minded creatives. The Music Alliance is your ally.

Accreditations & Education
Quality Assurance


Music Alliance Academy
Music Alliance Academy (MAA) meets standards of excellence in education quality.

MAA is a registered post-secondary education institute under the Commission for Post-Secondary Education in Nevada (CPE). CPE is the predominant authority in licensing private educational institutions in Nevada. Their rigorous licensure process and periodic reviews ensure quality education and consumer protection for Nevada citizens and citizens receiving education based in Nevada.

Centre for Arts and Technology (CAT)
MAA’s strategic education partner, Centre for Arts and Technology (CAT), is an accredited institute under: The Ministry of Education Private Training Institutions Branch of British Columbia Canada.

CAT is also a designated school under the British Columbian Education Quality Assucarence (EQA) Program. The EQA designation is available to public and private institutions that meet or exceed quality assurance standards set by the province. EQA is established to protect and promote the province’s reputation for quality post-secondary education— both locally and internationally. Additionally, it standardizes certain student rights and protections, such as tuition protection systems.

Credit Transfer
Music Alliance Academy students may apply for CAT academic recognition of MAA completed course credits. Once the simple process is complete, this may provide Centre for Arts and Technology school diploma certification and other benefits to graduates of Music Alliance Academy.

No Better Time Than Now

Join a world class music industry educational opportunity today!


Our Talent Development Strategy Group

Luca Pretoleso

Mixing/Mastering Engineer
Luca has perfected the art of mixing and mastering electronic music over 20 years. This led to an opportunity to mix “Wonderland” for Steve Aoki, leading to a Grammy nod. His work with Snoop Lion also resulted in a Grammy nomination for the “Reincarnated” album. He is one of the top mix/master engineers in the world. His body of work is extensive and includes Grammy award winning DJs and producers including; Steve Aoki, Diplo, Major Lazer, Jack U, MakJ, Lil Jon, Savoy, Gareth Emery.

Ronnie Lee

Music Industry Executive
Through his 26 year career, Ronnie has experienced being a chart-topping performing artist as well as working behind-the-scenes as a record label owner and executive. He has been immersed in every aspect of music production including; publishing, record manufacturing, distribution and sales. He is founder and CEO of EUMM European Music Management and Studio DMI in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Scott Banks

Mixing/Mastering Engineer
Scotty had his genesis in the music world testing mixing and mastering techniques as a DJ, and gaining live feedback through audience reaction to his music on the dance floor.

He now applies expertise from thousands of hours of working with some of the top artists from around the world including; DVBBS, Baby K. Alan Walker, Borgeous, Dada Life, TJR, Pegboard Nerds, Riff Raff, NGHTMRE, Merk & Kremont, Cedric Gervais and Bruno Martini.

Don Ramos

Career Development Specialist

Don began his career in 1979 recording and producing 40+ albums, hundreds of demos, singles, and radio content. His journey includes serving as Chief Engineer, Studio Manager, and Recording Studio owner.

He serves as VP Education for Canadian based CAT (Centre for Arts and Technology) and received his PhD in Education in 2012. In 2016 he became an ICF Certified Executive Coach. He is President of Digital Music Alliance and serves as education chair for the council.

Niels Hartvig-Nielsen

Career Development Specialist

Forty years ago his passion for music, writing, technology, and strong entrepreneurial vision led to the creation of several Music publications and recording studios. Rapid technology changes motivated a keen interest in education and that early vision evolved into TEC The Education Company. Graduates of TEC schools have worked with major artists including Aerosmith, Shania Twain, Adele, K.D. Lang, Mettalica, Bon Jovi, Nickelback, and many other major and Grammy Award Winning artists. He brings extensive experience in Music Production, Education and Business Management.