You should be able to do the following in You.DJCrossfader UsageEQ/Filter UsageSample DropsScratchingLooping (Different Beat Lengths)
The drum break from James Brown's Funky Drummer is the most sampled drum sound. It has been sampled more than 1,400 times. Click here to see the list of songs
Select ONE song only
Create a Live Performance mix of that song
Must have EQ/Filter Use
Looping of different beat lengths
Pad usage (next to turntable) must use at least 2 of the 18 effects.
Audio Mixing Page
Height vs Width in mixing
Tall vs Wide? - What can you hearCrea
You will take files from the song "Mystery" in the network folder and mix them.
This will take time! Be patient! You are new at this.
Load all the tracks into Garageband and save the file as Your initials mystery
Order of tracks to work on
1. Drums - Kick, Snare, Hi-Hat, Tamb, Clav
5. Lead Vox
7. High BV
Sampling is the reuse of a portion or sample of a sound recording in another recording
Should original artists of the sample be paid for the use of their music?
Why is sampling used?
Is sampling creative use of music or musical laziness?
Why are songs from the 60's and 70's used most in sampling?
Why are George Clinton & James Brown are said to be the foundation of Hip Hop?
How are samples used? As the original? How are the changed?
What are your thoughts on Peer to Peer file sharing?
How has this changed the music industry?
AirDrop is the best way to transfer files from your iPhone to the computer
- Choose Go AirDrop from the menu bar in the Finder. Or select AirDrop in the sidebar of a Finder window.
- The AirDrop window shows nearby AirDrop users. Just drag one or more documents, photos, or other files to the recipient shown in the window.
How are the Song Walkman & Apple iPod the same?
How did they change the music industry?
What was the target audience for each device's marketing campaign?
Future devices will have.......?
What would you like to see?
If you need this website translated
Class and lab rules
Real World Applications of Music Technology
Music Marketing, Marketing Mix the 4p's
In Google How do I ?
Access the Music Technology Google Drive
1. Log in Google.com
2. Click on Grid in upper right hand corner
3. Click on Drive icon
4. Click Shared with me.
5. Select your Music Tech Period
Access Google Drive on my device
1. Go your device's app store
2. Download Google Drive App
3. Log into App.
4. Access your Music Tech Period.
ALL your files can be accessed on your device
All completed assignments must be uploaded into the Music Tech Network Folder
You will receive a "0" for assignments not uploaded
Music Technology II at Torrington High School
Music Technology II is an advanced level class.
You will be required to work independently and have time management skills with each project.
Topics will include but not limited to:
Audio Engineering, Music Productio & Music Business/Industry
How is Music Technology II different from Music Technology I?
More emphasis on independent work, projects are more in depth, there will be required readings, tests/quizzes
Youtube summaries, reading responses, listening assignments and more.
Technology Institute for Music Educators 2019 Composition Contest We are pleased to announce our 2019 Music Technology Composition contest. The contest is open to students of any age enrolled in school.
You are going to create you own sound effects! Select one item from the Foley pile.
Record that item - using various surfaces, microphone/device. Once in Logic Pro create three NEW sound effects buy editing, EQ, Volume, Pan, Time Stretch, etc.
Assignment: The Art of Foley
Foley is the reproduction of everyday sound effects that are added to film, video, and other media in post-production to enhance audio quality. These reproduced sounds can be anything from the swishing of clothing and footsteps to squeaky doors and breaking glass.
Read: Art of Foley
Add notes on how to mix read track to the Note Pad in your Garageband file
Also as you go through this assignment add the following to the Note Pad
How to mixed each track - EQ What did you do?, Reverb how much? etc.
The Art of Foley
In this assignment you are going to download ONE sound effect from Soundbible.com
Open your downloaded sound effect in Logic Pro.
Once in Logic Pro change the original sound effect to create a new sound effect.Edit, EQ, Audio Effects, Volume, Pan, Time Stretch, etcHave Fun and be creative!