Summer Music Technology

FAME Summer Music Technology Program

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Instructor Contact Info

Mr. Mike Maddox – mikemaddox@gmail.com

Mr. Bill Evans – evansw00@gmail.com

Ms. Toni Lewis – tlewis@fameorg.org

Camp-Related Websites

sites.google.com/site/famesummertech/ – FAME Summer Music Technology homepage

Project Ideas and assignments – list of suggested projects for 2012 camp

Student Projects 2012 – Links to SoundCloud sites for each student.

Student Projects 2011 – Camp audio files from Summer 2011

Fameorg.org – Foundation for the Advancement of Music and Education

Youtube.com/mikemaddox – Camp videos, plus lots of music-tech related stuff in Mr. M’s favorites

MrMaddox.info – Mr. M’s website

Software To Try Or Buy (Free Demos Available)

Sibelius – Music Notation

Garage Band – free on every Mac

Mixcraft 6 – Garage Band for PCs ($75)

Ableton Live – DJ Mixing / Live Performance. Use with Novation Launchpad controller

ProTools – Professional recording studio software – multiple versions at different price points

Hardware To Try Or Buy

Bundles:
M-Audio Vocal Studio – ProTools SE w/ USB Mic
M-Audio Recording Studio – ProTools SE w/ FastTrack Audio Interface

MIDI Controllers:
M-Audio Axiom 49 or Axiom Pro 25
M-Audio Oxygen 49 or Oxygen 25
Akai MPD26 pad controller (for drums/beats)

Microphones:
Shure SM-58 for male vocals – studio or live performance
Shure SM-57 for female vocals & acoustic instruments – studio or live performance
MXL 990 condenser mic w/ shock-mount – for vocals – studio only
Audio-Technica AT2020 condenser mic – for vocals – studio only

Useful Links

BlankSheetMusic.net – Blank Sheet Music

Noteflight.com – Free web-based notation software

Sutros.com – Free Music Hosting

Soundcloud.com – Free Music Hosting

CDbaby.com – Indie Music Publishing  ($40 to publish an entire album)

FindSounds.com – Search the web for audio samples

SoundDogs.com – Downloadable SFX and loops

MusicRobot.com – MIDI search

MidiDatabase.com – MIDI search

ClassicalArchives.com – Classical music archives

CPDL.org – Choral Public Domain library. Sheet Music & MIDI available.

Subpages (1): Student Projects 2012
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