MUS204: Introduction to Music Technology

This course focuses on creative projects using the software programs Logic Pro and Ableton Live. Students learn to mix, edit and master projects using recorded, sampled and computer-generated sounds.

We live in a world of music that is increasingly created with digital media. Musical materials drawn from conventional, non-conventional, popular, experimental, film and commercial sources are combined and transformed through computer technology. This introductory course focuses on creative projects using the software programs Logic Pro and Ableton Live. Students will learn to mix, edit and master projects using recorded, sampled and computer-generated sounds. Intermediate musicianship skills are required.