#ICTEV Conference 2012 Resources and Activities

Dropbox link for files:
http://dl.dropbox.com/u/3986834/ICTEV12/

Notes for session:


Activity 1: Using Web 2.0 to create, record and export music files.
You will need to register first and then login:
  1. http://advanced.aviary.com/
  2. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Atc6SZ0s03Y&feature=related Great video to remind you of basic process.
File for activity:






Activity 2: Audacity(Basics)
1. Remove Vocals:
2. Deleting Sections (Cut and Paste)
3. Fade in/Fade Out
4. Cut and Paste
5. Changing Pitch
6. Changing Tempo
7. Recording Audio over backing track.

Basic Powerpoint for Revision/New Skills: http://wiki.audacityteam.org/wiki/Category:Tutorial (2nd on list) under external tutorials.

Record into Audacity
  1. Getting ready to record by setting up your preferences: http://www.guidesandtutorials.com/audacity-preferences.html
  2. Recording Audio from your computer: http://wiki.audacityteam.org/wiki/Recording_audio_playing_on_the_computer
  3. Creating your own ringtone: http://wiki.audacityteam.org/wiki/Making_Ringtones


Activity 3: iKaraoke Tune Prompter:
Karaoke iTune Prompter (Download at: http://www.griffintechnology.com/support/downloads/t?page=1
  1. http://homepage.mac.com/worley/Lit2Go/tp/index.html Tutorials for Karaoke iTune Prompter.
  2. Skills: Import Audio and then Add Lyrics.
  3. Skills: Syncing Audio and Text
  4. Skills: Exporting Video (Goes to iTunes)


Bonus Activities
  1. Skills: Entering Notes: Ghosting Tool (N) or combo of numbers and letter names.
  2. Skills: Change Octaves: Ctrl + Up Arrow or Down Arrow
  3. Skills: Chords: Shift + letter name to stack notes for chord.
  4. Skills: Cut, Copy, Paste: Click in the bar (above notes) to highlight bar (to copy or delete)
  5. Skills: Delete Extra Bars (Highlight one bar and use the across arrow to hi-light more bars.


Interactive Websites for your IWB (Sandbox Time)
  1. http://musicteachtech.wikispaces.com/Interactive+Websites
Suggested ideas: Paint in time to music using
http://jacksonpollock.org/
http://flashpaint.com/
Have ensemble using IWB (see "Interactive Instruments")


Resources:
  1. Sound FIles:
    1. http://www.freesound.org/browse/
    2. http://www.hongkiat.com/blog/55-great-websites-to-download-free-sound-effects/
    3. http://dig.ccmixter.org/music_for_film_and_video#
    4. http://www.purple-planet.com/
  2. Cool Tools:
    1. Slow Music Down:
    2. Cut MP3's: http://mp3cut.net/
    3. Place to store songs: http://soundcloud.com/tour