Our music technology courses are presented in three offerings. Beats By U! teaches beat making and electronic music production using laptops and MIDI keyboard controllers. Students learn to combine loops, samples and virtual instruments to create original music from scratch. Recording Arts 101 teaches recording, editing, mixing and mastering live instrument and vocal recordings. Finally, Sampling with Ableton 101 gets teens creating their own samples from pre-recorded audio and live recording to create their own sample based track creation.
Offered to: Ages 12 - 17 with an interest in electronic music, beatmaking, recording or editing music. Some musical experience is an asset but not required.