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Waves & Raves

Introduction to Music Technology

This introductory course for beginners – or for those wishing to refresh their understanding – operates on-site in educational establishments, or in The Studio @ The Stables as a public course. Available topics include:

Introduction to MIDI; The Sound Wave; Basics of Synthesis; Sampling Concepts; Microphones, The Mixer; Common Media Standards; Dynamics Processing; Effects Processing (Reverb, Delay…); Recording Tips; Introduction to Mixing; Introduction to Mastering

The public courses include an afternoon recording session, in which all participants are invited to contribute to a group recording. For schools, the normally six-week course (one hour session per week) includes elements of Listening, Appraising, Composing and Performing.

An additional module on The History of Club Dance Music is also available (either on-site or at The Studio @ The Stables), particularly tailored to those teaching or learning GCSE Music.

Main Elements

  • Generating and manipulating sounds
  • Capturing, processing and storing sounds
  • Looping, remixing and reinterpreting music

For more information, please contact us.

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Latest Songs Uploaded

I Didn't Ask For This
01 Aug 2017

Till The End
19 Jul 2017

Stop Bullying To Make This World A Better Place
19 Jul 2017

Please Note: Due to copyright, not all songs have been made available here. For more details, please contact us.