If you have the GarageBand App for iOS on your iPhone or iPad, then you have an amazingly powerful songwriting studio. Read this article and you’ll learn more about the, “studio in the palm of your hand.”
Music on iPad?
DAW – Apps
DAW is an acronym for digital audio workstation. Did anyone imagine 20 years ago that a music app could hold this title!
First of all, to compose you’ll need elements such as: the ability to record, a range of software instruments and music production features.
Importantly the GarageBand app has all these abilities as well as virtual session musicians, loops, samplers and interconnectivity.
Does this sound complex for you as a beginner, don’t be scared!
GarageBand’s system is simple and easy to use. Generally speaking the App scales to your needs.
Would you like a tool box with the most used screwdrivers at the top, yet filled with obscure items that sometimes come in handy?
This E-learning resource includes 6 video lessons and guides to take you from beginner to intermediate, step by step.
RESOURCES FOR WHOM?
For the most part this resources is aimed at teachers. Objectives are clearly laid out in each video and are based on the National Plan For Music.
Users will simultaneously learn how to use GarageBand on the iPad to compose original music, while developing your songwriting skills.
Furthermore you’ll effortlessly navigate GarageBand’s various pages, icons and core mechanics, make recordings, program instruments and use GarageBand’s special features such as arpeggiation.
Likewise learn to take solo’s over your arrangement with scales, as well as applying production features like echo, reverb and FX to create quality beats!
Songwriting Vol 1’s pause and play system makes it easy for educators to use. Simply log in and use this iOS course as an in-house specialist.
It should be noted that GarageBand is not a free music app, though for £3.99 what you get is un-paralleled! More over the initial fee becomes smaller with each free update!
A range of apps for composition have been used by our tutors. Apps such as Auxy, LaunchPad and Figure, nevertheless the GarageBand App still tops our list.
MUSIC IN SCHOOLS
Music Hands have a a vast range of courses that we’ve created through thousands of hours of workshop delivery.
Above all our resources are based on experience in knowing what works, and time spent learning how to maximise student engagement.
Smash curricular targets and keep sessions interesting and challenging with GarageBand Songwriting.
Finally, our aim like Charanga is to provide a wide range of resources to make music delivery easier for teachers.
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