GarageBand iOS (on your iPhone or iPad) is a great tool to improve your songwriting skills. However it’s very easy to get that ‘made in GarageBand’ sound. No offence Apple!
I’ve delivered countless lessons and have heard thousands of GarageBand tracks. Here’s what I’ve learnt about making a great sounding song inside GarageBand iOS
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How to: Use your iPad as a teaching tool; GarageBand on the iPad is one of the awesome apps I regularly use to support the good teaching of music.
In this article you’ll discover 3 simple musical activities to do with your class. You don’t need to be a music specialist to give it a try. All you need is a single iPad!
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You may be thinking about how to use your iPad as a teaching tool! You’re most likely visiting Music Hands online because you’re interested in the iPad’s amazing features and wonder how it can improve your teaching. In this article we’re going to look at the first steps you need to take to make this dream a reality.
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I remember clearly the first time I tried a music app on the iPad. It was 2013 and visiting the apple store was still a novelty.
A large room filled with shiny tech, that was free to play with. I booted up the iPad (3rd generation) and launched GarageBand iOS.
We’re nearly a decade on since my original epiphany. Those that incorporate apps into their music provision are still ahead of the curve.
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Distance Learning Resource
Many teachers and educators are over worked and under paid. Nevertheless most are hungry to make a difference in students’ lives, yet find themselves pressed for time and energy.
With this in mind Loopy Music provides an innovative and unique learning experience. In fact this resource is fully planned and delivers the lesson, leaving time and energy for teachers to inspire learning, motivate creativity and enjoy student growth.
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Free iPad music lessons!
Interested in creating music using your iPhone or iPad? With this ‘FREE’ resource you can now learn how to use your mobile tech to create cool and authentic original music.
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Blocs Wave music app is an arrangement tool and digital application that provides an excellent means to test and develop musical ideas. This free app includes 6 sound packs with 300 samples. It so easy to use pupils as young as 6&7 can make convincing music.
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Read this 3 easy steps lesson guide and learn our top tips and tricks on how to use our favourite music production apps for the purposes of ear training.
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