Real Sound Ireland Music School

Real Courses, Real Learning

“You make the music”

Raise your musical game and surprise yourself with what you can make in the studio.

Learn to produce & perform music like a professional in a friendly and relaxed environment.

Our studio is located in Dublin’s city centre. All of our courses are hands on and rooted in practical evaluation to ensure all candidates achieve a satisfactory skill level. Perfect for newcomers who are just starting out or for intermediate and experienced DJs and producers looking to improve their skills. Our industry professional tutors will guide you through our certified courses. We also provide ongoing support after the course is complete through our forum/student area.

DJ Courses

The aim of this course is to equip all candidates with a comprehensive knowledge of DJ techniques & approaches. The course delivers an in-depth look at conventional DJing . Regardless of your skill level or whatever genre of music you select, the Real DJ Course equips you with both beginner & advanced techniques to allow you to enhance your career as a DJ.

This course is available as a part-time course or an online class . 

Ableton Courses

Real Sounds four week beginner to intermediate Ableton course has been designed to equip you with the skills required to compose, sequence, record & mix with Ableton . All candidates who attend our course will leave with a finished track as a result of the 4 practical exams that will be taken as the course progresses.  

This course is available as a part-time course or an online class . 


Doug Cooney

Doug Cooney, MA in Music Technology, Is the founder of RealSound DJ Academy and RLSD Records and has over 10 years of industry experince . He has singed to a number of labels including Bastardo Electrico Records &  has joined ranks with likes of DJ Bone & Sunil Sharp .

Jon Hussey

Jon Hussey, a pioneer of the Irish Techno Scene DJing since the early nineties , kick-starting at the infamous Plant Dub night in Dublin , Following his release on RLSD records, He has recently joined the Real Sound Team as one of our DJ instructors.

Darren Devery

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