• Final Provocations- Week 13

    November 8, 2019 by

    So, what have I learnt over the last 13 weeks of this course? Well, a lot of things. To summarise, we’ve learnt how to: Sequence layers of MIDI and audio data on Soundtrap Produce high quality recordings of acoustic instruments Multi- angle film shoot and edit recordings Create our own resources for students using notation… Read more

  • Is technology good for us?- Week 12

    November 1, 2019 by

    This week’s focus was on ‘GTD and living in a digital world without stress’. In other words, “Is technology good for us?” As like any other debate, we have pros and cons. To list a few: Pros Emergency communication is made easy Quick access to any information Innovation in many fields Cons Personal meetings reduced-… Read more

  • Mix up. Mash up- Week 11

    October 23, 2019 by

    Online culture is significantly changing how children conceive and interact with music. As a result of this, educators can take advantages of the interest and expertise children develop in the bedroom/ garage in the context of the music classroom! Today, Dr. Humberstone focused on looking at the ‘how’. How do children conceive and interact with… Read more

  • CME Assignment 2- Reflection

    October 22, 2019 by

    Writing digital content that scaffolds composition In this assignment, I’ve chosen to scaffold (“baby steps”) 12 tone compositional activities for students in stages 5 and 6 based on Josef Matthias Hauer’s Nomos Op.19. How did I develop my ‘baby steps’ content? After researching some information about 12 tone serialism, I’ve found the following words ‘tone… Read more

  • Live Looping- Week 10

    October 17, 2019 by

    No uni classes today due to Special Projects week! Yay! Instead, we were invited to Linsey Pollak’s workshop on live looping. Along with my peers, we’ve learnt to live loop by making any sounds such as beat boxing, tongue clicking and making all random sounds on various rhythmic patterns. We’ve also learnt to multi track… Read more

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