Compose epic music with your students in GarageBand. Ignore plastic recorders and wood blocks, and add engaging loops of real instruments.
Write songs with students in GarageBand. Integrate music into the common core with songwriting, music theory, and creativity. In this workshop, participants will compose music for a variety of cross-curricular purposes: video soundtracks, song parodies, song form, algebra (patterning), and original compositions.
1. Introduction to GarageBand on Mac
2. Introduction to GarageBand on iPad
3. Add pre-recorded loops: hands-on
4. Record audio: hands-on
5. Write a song parody based on common core standard
6. Cross-curricular ideas
7. Video soundtrack