Summer 2020 registration is open!
MUSIC PRODUCER INTRO CAMP ONLINE
Have you ever wondered how your favorite songs are put together? Have you ever wanted to learn how to use computers and technology to make your own music? This camp will introduce you to the artistic and technical skills needed to produce professional-sounding music tracks like you hear on the radio. Students will learn about Digital Audio Workstations, drum and synthesizer programming, vocal production, and arranging for different musical styles. At the end of the week, students will present a listening party showcasing the tracks they have produced!
Ages: 11 – 15
Dates: June 22 – 26, 2020
Times: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm (M-F)
Location: Zoom (Details provided in Welcome Letter)
- Computer, tablet, or smart phone with internet access and audio/video capabilities
- Access to free Soundtrap software
- Headphones or earbuds
Recommended, But not Required:
- MIDI Keyboard
If using a tablet or mobile device with MIDI keyboard, they will need an adapter : For iPads | For Android
Instructor: Dr. Robert Gillam
Mason School of Music Professor
Read about Dr. Gillam
As a composer, Dr. Gillam has written music for several independent films and his concert music has been performed in the U.S. and in Europe. He has received commissions from the Azusa Pacific University Wind Ensemble and his piece “American Fanfare” was chosen as a finalist in the 2013 Dallas Winds Call for Fanfares competition. His music’s wide range of influences includes 20/21st century concert music, jazz, film scores, folk music, popular song, and electronic dance music. Dr. Gillam is also active as a performer. He has played in groups across Southern California, Arizona, and Texas. Robert plays several different keyboard instruments including piano, Hammond organ, and his personal favorite: keytar. He is also a highly skilled synthesizer and drum machine programmer.
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