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Topics - Fall 2016

1/10-11
Alan & George
Intro to Studio: Studio rules, protecting your hearing and studeo equipment, studio schematic, online-documentation, plugs, jacks and cables. Nice Overivew from Reddit Part 1 and Part 2
1/17-18
Alan
Introduction to Basic Recording
1/24-25
Alan
Recording with Pro Tools
1/31-2/1
Alan
Recording with Pro Tools
2/7-8
Alan
Recording with Pro Tools
2/14-15
Alan
MIDI Overview
2/21-22
George
Mathematics of Harmony: Harmonics series, tempering, strecting, intervals, scales, chords, inversions, improvisational sets.
2/28-3/1
George
Microphones
3/7-8
NONE
SPRING BREAK
3/14-15
Alan
Comping/Mixing 1: Comping and Mixing
3/21-22
George
Analog and Digital Synthesis: Hammond, Moog, etc., and the development of computers in music synthesis.
3/28-29
Alan
Mixing 2
4/4-5
George
Songwriting: Lyrics, music, copyright, commercialization, etc.
4/11-12
Alan
Mastering
4/18-19
Alan & George
Review, Discuss, Listen.

Free Pro Tools Tutorials

PureMix (registration required)
Music Production Videos College

Other Good Links

NoteFlight - free online music scoring