audacity

MTT06: 15 ways to use a single computer in the music classroom

By | 2017-05-01T11:31:47+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Chromebooks and BYOD, Podcast|

15 ways to use a single computer in the music classroom In episode 4 I talked about 19 different ways you can use just one iPad in music education, and I wanted to follow that up today with some ideas for using a single computer with your students.  I know that some of you don’t [...]

Audacity Tips For Music Teachers Part 5: How To Remove Vocals From A Song

By | 2017-02-23T15:19:36+00:00 July 2nd, 2014|How-To and Tips, Music Tech Tips|

Part 5 of a 5-part series This is the fifth installment of the Audacity Tutorials for Music Teachers series and this week we look at how to remove the vocals from a recording. The other tutorial videos can be found here: Part 1 - How to import audio and playback your track like a ninja [...]

Audacity Tips For Music Teachers Part 4: How To Remove A Chorus or Verse From A Song

By | 2017-02-23T15:19:36+00:00 June 24th, 2014|How-To and Tips, Music Tech Tips|

Part 4 of a 5-part series This is the fourth installment of the Audacity Tutorials for Music Teachers series and this week we look at how to delete a chorus or verse (or any other section for that matter) from a song. It's an effective editing trick which is quite easy to do. The other [...]

Audacity Tips For Music Teachers Part 3: How To Change The Key Or Tempo Of A Song

By | 2017-02-23T15:19:36+00:00 June 10th, 2014|How-To and Tips, Music Tech Tips|

Part 3 of a 5-part series This is the third installment of the Audacity Tutorials for Music Teachers series and this time we tackle how to change the key (pitch) or the tempo of a song. It's really simple to do - give it a go! The other tutorial videos can be found here: Part [...]

Audacity Tips for Music Teachers Part 1 and 2

By | 2017-02-23T15:19:36+00:00 June 4th, 2014|How-To and Tips, Music Tech Tips|

New 5-part Series I've been running Audacity workshops and courses for a number of years now, and there are a few tricks I usually cover that I believe are essential audio editing skills for music teachers. I decided to share 5 of the skills I use most frequently myself in a series of tutorial videos. [...]

Favourite Audacity Keyboard Shortcuts – Free Download

By | 2017-02-23T15:19:38+00:00 December 20th, 2012|How-To and Tips, Music Tech Tips|

Free Download: Favourite Audacity Keyboard Shortcuts I’ve always enjoyed the simplicity of the free audio recording and editing program Audacity. It’s my go-to tool for many tasks, especially things like recording voice-overs for tutorial videos, removing a verse and chorus from a song, taking lyrics out of a recording and adding fade-ins and fade-outs with [...]

Audacity Tip: Previewing a Cut

By | 2017-02-23T15:19:39+00:00 October 16th, 2010|How-To and Tips, Music Tech Tips|

Audacity is a fantastic free audio editing tool which allows you to carrying out editing tasks quickly and easily. If you ever need to chop out a verse or other section of a song, you can do it easily in Audacity by highlighting the relevant section (drag the mouse across the blue wave) and pressing [...]