Friday, September 30, 2016

Finish up Friday

Let me hear your recorded 12 bar blues.  

Bass notes to be added next.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Monday, September 26, 2016

And it starts.

  • I will be testing the musicians first.  (Those of you who told me you already play piano)
  • Keep working towards lesson 9.  When you are done I will test you. 

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Piano lessons.

Keep working through the garageband piano lessons.  We are doing all 9!  Test to follow.  

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Continue on the piano lessons in garageband

I will be testing you on what you have learned.   For some of you it will be as early as this Friday.  

Monday, September 19, 2016

Moving over to piano

After you finish the 4 beats we are moving over to piano.  

Yes. We are all on piano.

We are using the GarageBand piano lessons.   Download all the lessons.  

Instead of opening the reg new song, click on learning to play and then the piano link. 

Thursday, September 15, 2016


Continue working on your 4 beats.  If you have it and you want to make more, Great!. 

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

The first 4 beats/ saving your work

You are recording the first four beats on the sheet below.   Make sure you save all these beats.  You will be using them in recordings.  

To be safe, archive and compress the beats and save onto your google drive.   Some students find it funny to erase other students work.  

How do you save and keep your garageband projects??? 

Uploading and saving your GaragBand project to google drive LINK

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Let me listen to you beat / beats.

Just checking in and cleaning up.   I want to make sure you are all on the right track.

Make sure you quantize your tracks.  Go to the video and fast forward to 4 min and 20 seconds in to see how to do that.   

PLHS Music Production Technology: Creating a basic rock beat: Video  Creating a basic rock beat 

Monday, September 12, 2016

Watch this video again and record the rock beats listed on the page below.

PLHS Music Production Technology: Creating a basic rock beat: Video  Creating a basic rock beat 

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Friday, September 2, 2016

PLHS Music Production Technology: Full Song

PLHS Music Production Technology: Full Song: Practicing with loops and posting your song Record another song w loops.   Go through the same procedure to get it on your blog.   Make ...

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Sound Cloud, posting and basic Garageband

1. Basic Garageband video

2. Watch this video on uploading to to sound cloud and posting your song on your blog

click below

 How to get your songs up on soundcloud and then posted to your blog Video

3. create anything you want using loops in garageband, upload to sound cloud and paste it to your blog.
Todays Assignment