Learn GARAGEBAND- Have Fun, Make Your Own Music- It's Easy!
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Learn GARAGEBAND- Have Fun, Make Your Own Music- It's Easy!

**FEATURED on UDEMY BLOG** Use Garage Band to make music that you own forever! No experience or instruments needed!
4.0 (65 ratings)
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4,911 students enrolled
Created by Matt Guarino
Last updated 2/2016
English
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  • 3 hours on-demand video
  • 1 min on-demand audio
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What Will I Learn?
Download Garageband
Open Garageband
Understand the Garageband Work Space
Record a Drum Track with Musical Typing
Quantize a Track
Add a New Track
Record and Quantize Multiple Tracks
Export a Song as an Mp3
Mute and Solo a Track
Adjust Track Volume and Track Panning
Trim a Recording
Loop a Track
Use Apple Loops
Use the Cycle Tool
Create a Melody
Record a Melody
Edit Music with the Piano Roll
Record and Edit Vocals
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Requirements
  • Students should either have Garageband on their devices or have a device that is compatible with Garageband, such as an iMac, Macbook or iPad, so that they can download Garageband while taking the course
  • This course covers Garageband 10
Description

***FEATURED ON THE OFFICIAL UDEMY BLOG!!!***

**COURSE UPDATED ON 02/08/17

**OVER 4500 SATISFIED STUDENTS!


Here's what they are saying:

"A no nonsense approach to Garageband and music construction, highly recommended" ~Jonathan H

"I will definitely get more out of this app than I would have without your class." ~Ron M

"I cannot say enough about Matt and his course! I learned everything I wanted and more." ~Mike H

"I can play now!" ~Julie S

"I just made my own background music for my booktrailer, thanks to this course." ~Guruprasad N


What is this course about?

Learn to make original music in GarageBand for use in your Udemy courses, apps, YouTube videos, movies, films, video games, web pages and podcasts.

Why take this course?

Learn music composition with Garage Band.

Make high quality songs for all of your needs.

No royalties to pay!

No copyright issues!

----YouTube is the number one video site in the world.

----DON'T let copyright issues get in the way of making money!

----BOOST the quality of your videos!

----SAVE money and don't pay royalties for music!

----CREATE your own EXCELLENT music with GarageBand!

SIGN UP AND START LEARNING TODAY. DON'T WASTE ANOTHER MINUTE.

SEE YOU IN CLASS!

Who is the target audience?
  • DO take this course if you are a casual music fan and want to try making your own music
  • DO take this course if you are a total beginner at Garageband
  • DO take this course if you want to use Garageband to make music for your YouTube videos, movies, films or podcasts
  • DO take this course if you are a game designer who wants to learn how to make game music for your games
  • DO take this course if you have interest in Garageband or recording music
  • DO take this course if you are familiar with making music in Garageband but want to expand your knowledge and skills
  • DO take this course if you have some experience playing an instrument (but experience is NOT necessary)
  • DON'T take this course if you are already an expert at Garageband or have extensive knowledge about digital audio workstations
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 42 Lectures Collapse All 42 Lectures 02:46:13
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Welcome!
1 Lecture 04:52

Students will be welcomed into the class and will be given an overview of what will be covered in the class.

Preview 04:52
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Getting Started
2 Lectures 08:30

Students will learn how to download and open GarageBand.

Downloading Garageband
02:04

Students will become familiar with the main menu and basic settings in Garageband.

Overview of Garageband Work Space
06:26

Section 1 Quiz
1 question
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Recording Your First Song
6 Lectures 24:43

Students will learn how to access the Musical Typing feature and how to record their first drum track.

Recording Your Drum Track with Musical Typing
06:30

Students will learn how to improve their track by using the Time Quantize feature.

Quantizing a Track
05:11

Students will learn two methods for adding new tracks to their projects in Garageband.

Adding a New Track
01:10

Students will record a bass line with Musical Typing.

Recording Your Bass Track
04:02

Students will review and perfect their two tracks.

Quantizing and Reviewing Your Tracks
01:46

Students will learn how to export their GarageBand project as an MP3 file.

Saving Your Song as an Mp3
06:04

Section 2 Quiz
5 questions
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Advanced Features
4 Lectures 08:29

Students will learn how to mute and solo tracks.

Mute and Solo
02:22

Students will learn how to edit the volume and panning of their tracks.

Track Volume and Track Panning
01:36

Students will learn how to use the crop tool to trim a recording.

Trimming a Recording
02:11

Students will learn how to loop their recording.

Looping a Track
02:20

Section 3 Quiz
3 questions
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Taking Your Song To The Next Level
7 Lectures 30:39

Students will learn how to use Apple Loops in their music.

Using Apple Loops
06:11

Students will become familiar with the Cycle Tool.

Using the Cycle Tool
02:23

Students will use Apple Loops, the Cycle Tool and Musical Typing as tools for creating an original melody.

Coming Up with a Melody
04:56

Students will record their own original melodies.

Recording a Melody
03:08

Students will learn how to edit music using the Piano Roll and Pencil Tool.

Editing Music with the Piano Roll
05:08

Students will save their new and improved projects.

Saving Your Improved Song as an Mp3
02:27

Adding and Using a Virtual Drummer
06:26
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Working with Audio
3 Lectures 07:24

Students will become familiar with using audio in GarageBand.

Preview 03:35

Students will learn to edit audio clips in GarageBand.

Copying and Pasting Clips
01:53

Students will learn how to edit the pitch of their audio.

Editing the Pitch of Your Audio
01:56
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Working with Apple Loops
2 Lectures 12:13

Students will learn how to make an entire song from scratch using only Apple Loops.

Making an Entire Song with Apple Loops
10:29

Students will complete and export their Apple Loops song.

Exporting Your Song
01:44
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Basics of Music Theory
10 Lectures 30:05

Students will receive an overview of the Music Theory section of this course and set up their virtual piano.

Introduction to Section 7
01:25

Students will become familiar with the C Major scale and a common progression.

Overview of the C Major Scale
04:24

Students will become familiar with more progressions in C Major.

Common Bass Patterns in C Major
02:51

Major Scales Explained
05:39

Major Chords
04:03

Students will become familiar with the A Minor scale and a common progression.

Overview of the A Minor Scale
03:07

Students will become familiar with more progressions in A Minor.

Common Bass Patterns in A Minor
02:10

Minor Scales Explained
03:02

Minor Chords
02:14

Students will be congratulated for their completion of the course.

Congratulations!
01:10
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Student Showcase
3 Lectures 15:46
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Student Questions Answered
2 Lectures 14:30
Student Question Answered: Can You Quantize Loops?
04:00

Making a Song with the iPad Version of Garageband
10:30
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About the Instructor
Matt Guarino
3.8 Average rating
233 Reviews
14,882 Students
7 Courses
Featured Udemy Instructor, Certified Teacher, Entrepreneur

Mr. Guarino is a certified teacher, online entrepreneur and former YouTube sensation. He is a graduate of Iona College and Lehman College where he earned degrees in both Marketing and Education. He can play many different musical instruments such as the guitar, drums and electronic keyboard at the same time. His YouTube channel "Matty G the Musician" earned him millions of YouTube hits, thousands of fans and led to work on an MTV show and a commercial for the 2010 Grammy Awards. He also has some acting credits on IMDB. He loves to be creative and enjoys starting new businesses. He has spent the last four years running the music program at schools in the Bronx and Westchester County, and was recently featured on the Udemy blog for his course on Garageband (OCT 2015). He is very excited to be a part of the Udemy community and hopes to inspire his students for years to come.