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The Most Important Things to Teach Students About Music Production

Guest author: Tracy Plunkett This article has been written by a guest author.  If you’re an educator or music industry professional who is interested in contributing an article to the Midnight Music blog, you can apply

By |January 12th, 2019|Categories: Middle and High School Ideas|Comments Off on The Most Important Things to Teach Students About Music Production

How to Make Your Own Soundwave Art

What is Soundwave Art? Visualising and “printing” sound Soundwave art is a sound recording that has been printed and made into an artwork. [photo credits: image 1 and 2 created by Katie Wardrobe. Image 3 by

Apps For Music Teachers: What can I use instead of MadPad? Introducing Samplebot!

Apps for Music Teachers: new video series Welcome to the first video in a new series called Apps for Music Teachers.  The Apps for Music Teachers series will introduce you to a range of "apps" - be

By |November 29th, 2018|Categories: Elementary Ideas, iPads, Middle and High School Ideas|0 Comments

How Do I Get Started with Technology in the Middle or High School Music Classroom? [Free Guide]

Introduction and important tips This is a dessert buffet - don’t get sick! My friend and fellow educator Amy Burns - an elementary music teacher in New Jersey - frequently starts a workshop by saying “We’re

By |November 24th, 2018|Categories: Middle and High School Ideas, Teacher Tech Tips|0 Comments

How Do I Get Started With Technology In The Elementary Music Classroom? [Free Guide]

Introduction and important tips This is a dessert buffet - don’t get sick! My friend and fellow educator Amy Burns - an elementary music teacher in New Jersey - frequently starts a workshop by saying “We’re

By |November 14th, 2018|Categories: Elementary Ideas, Teacher Tech Tips|0 Comments

MTT73: Create Music on Any Device for Free with Bandlab

Listen to the episode here (or on your favourite podcast app):   Discover the free, “works-on-any-device” online digital audio workstation Bandlab. Lauren Hendry Parsons is the Associate Vice President of Communications and Partnerships for

By |November 13th, 2018|Categories: Free and Low-Cost Tech, Podcast, Teacher Tech Tips|0 Comments

MTT72: Arrange and Sell Sheet Music Legally with Noteflight Marketplace

Listen to the episode here (or on your favourite podcast app): John Mlynczak - the Managing Director of Noteflight - is a passionate advocate for music education and technology.  John and I discuss Noteflight

By |November 6th, 2018|Categories: Podcast, Teacher Tech Tips|1 Comment

Would you like me to answer YOUR music tech question?

Record your listener question for a Music Tech Teacher podcast episode In an upcoming episode of the Music Tech Teacher podcast I'm going to feature questions from listeners. Would you like to contribute a question for

By |November 5th, 2018|Categories: Teacher Tech Tips|0 Comments

How Do I Get Started With Interactive Whiteboards In The Music Classroom? [Free Guide]

What exactly does an IWB do? What’s so special? It’s a fancy presentation tool At its heart, an interactive whiteboard (IWB) is simply a fancy presentation tool. Great things: It allows you to get out from

By |November 3rd, 2018|Categories: Interactive Whiteboards, Teacher Tech Tips|1 Comment

MTT70: Book Reviews and Collaborative Composing with Katie Miller

Listen to the episode here (or on your favourite podcast app):   Katie Miller, a K-5 music teacher at Hadfield School in Wisconsin, has had some great success running tech-based projects with her elementary

By |October 23rd, 2018|Categories: iPads, Podcast, Teacher Tech Tips|0 Comments