Click on one of the departments below for a complete list of requirements for specific majors:
Lamont School of Music
Recommended for all Lamont School of Music majors:
Minimum: MacBook Pro 13-inch
Recommended: MacBook Pro 15-inch
Warranty: 3 year parts and labor (AppleCare Protection Plan - Auto Enroll)
We do not recommend the Macbook Air for price/features reasons.
REQUIRED for Lamont Bachelor of Music Recording and Production majors:
Minimum: MacBook Pro 15-inch with 750 GB 7200rpm drive or 512 GB SSD (solid state drive)
Warranty: 3 years parts and labor (AppleCare Protection Plan - Auto Enroll)
If you decide to buy a machine other than those recommended (a Windows machine for example) please make sure your laptop has a built-in microphone and video camera for recording lessons, rehearsals, etc. and for use in Music Technology class.
If you have any questions about the Lamont School's laptop requirements, please contact:
Lecturer, Coordinator of Music Recording and Production program