Unleash your music producer talent

The Mark Otten Coaching sessions for producers in an exclusive setting.

See what Martin Garrix has to say about Mark’s work?

DJ & Producer

Mark has a wealth of experience in the studio and music industry, both as a DJ and a producer with releases on labels including Armin van Buuren’s Armind (Armada Music) and Black Hole Recordings, as well as support from DJ’s such as Armin van Buuren, Tiësto, Above & Beyond and many more.

Mentor & Coach

As a former mentor & coach of Martin Garrix and other students including Julian Jordan, Firebeatz, CMC$, De Sluwe Vos, We Are Loud, Maduk, Pythius, Steve of Lucas & Steve, Alpharock, Mark is one of the leading names in electronic music education worldwide.


Teaching Experience

Additionally, Mark has many years of experience teaching music production at some of The Netherlands’ most prestigious music education institutions, such as the Haarlem Conservatory, the Rockacademy and the Herman Brood Academy, where he set up the Dance Producer department.

Releases by Mark

Artist, producer/DJ and songwriter with releases on prestigious labels such a Armind and Electronic Elements (Armada Music), DJ Tiesto’s Black Hole Recordings and since 2019 on his own record label Massence Records.

 

STMPD studios

Producer Coaching by Mark Otten sessions will take place in the STMPD recording studios in Amsterdam.




Disclaimer

Taking part in the Producer Coaching by Mark Otten program does not give you any extra opportunity to get involved with the STMPD RCRDS label or its artists, including Martin Garrix. Producer Coaching by Mark Otten operates independently of STMPD RCRDS

HOW TO APPLY

Questions
and answers

1Your coach, Mark Otten
Your coach will be Mark Otten. Mark Otten is Martin Garrix’s former music production teacher at the Herman Brood Academy. Mark has a wealth of experience in the studio and music industry, both as a DJ and a producer with releases on labels including Armin van Buuren’s Armind (Armada Music) and Black Hole Recordings, as well as support from DJ’s such as Armin van Buuren, Tiësto, Above & Beyond and many more. Additionally, Mark has many years of experience teaching music production at some of The Netherlands’ most prestigious music education institutions, such as the Haarlem Conservatory, the Rockacademy and the Herman Brood Academy, where he set up the Dance Producer department. With former students including Julian Jordan, Firebeatz, De Sluwe Vos, We Are Loud, Maduk Pythius as well as Garrix, Mark is one of the leading names in electronic music education worldwide.
2Availability
Planning of sessions is taken care of at STMPD by email at producercoaching@stmpdrecordingstudios.com
3Is there a fixed schedule (e.g. once per week) or is it flexible?
The schedule is fully flexible and designed to meet your needs, we have coachees attending from abroad doing an intensive program of multiple times per week but we also welcome coachees that come in once every month
4STMPD recording studios
Mark Otten Producer Coaching operates independently from the STMPD recording studios yet offers music production training and coaching in the STPMD studios. We provide an opportunity to bring your music to a new level by developing the areas of your music skill set that you want to improve. Sessions will be held in the writing rooms of the inspiring STMPD recording studios, equipped with the finest quality audio hardware and outstanding acoustics
5Are remote coaching sessions possible?
Remote coaching session using Skype or else is not an option. We believe there is a lot more to be gained from the sessions by meeting in person.
6Can i book multipe sessions at once?
For clients traveling to Amsterdam from far away we can make individual arrangements to book more sessions at once

Pricing for under 21 years old


Pricing for 21 years old and older


Prices include 21% VAT and payment in advance will be required
"I recently listened to some old tracks, and it doesn't sound that chaotic anymore, the low end sounds better, and everything makes more sense overall. I very much recommend the coaching program!" – Redouan, Netherlands
"Mark is an amazing guide. He has a lot of patience, he made me wake up and start pushing myself. I had a lot of fun." – Maor, Israel
"I most certainly would recommend this program, the opportunity to work in such a highly-regarded studio with such a highly-regarded mentor was a privilege." – Adam, Australia

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