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    Music Technology I 

    The Music Technology courses are designed to teach students how to use the MIDI workstation to create and publish their own music.  Students in Music Technology I begin with the basics of music creation through technology with a focus on software functions and musical elements. 

    Music Technology is available to all students without prerequisite. 

    Course Curriculum Content:

    • Introduction to the equipment, synthesizers, software, MIDI and piano basics.
    • Rhythm notation and creation of drum beats for all styles.
    • Create melodies with musical phrases and form
    • Study and create Blues compositions and other forms.
    • Use the sequencer software and DAW to create full-length musical compositions using multiple sounds and tracks.

    Assessment / Grading:

    • Daily Observations: 50%
    • Compositions: 50%

    Post High School Resources

     

    Links to Class used software:

    Music Notation Software:

    MIDI & Tech Hardware:

    Online Stores: