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Apple Training Series: GarageBand 2 by Mary Plummer

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Chapter 3. Working with Software Instruments

Lesson Files

 

Lessons > Lesson 3 > 3-1 SciFiShowBeats; 3-2 SciFiShowT1; 3-3 SciFiShowFinal

Time

 

This lesson takes approximately 1 hour, 30 minutes to complete.

Goals

 

Start a new song and set its properties

  

Work with project tempo

  

Use the metronome to record a basic drum part

  

Build a rhythm track with Software Instruments

  

Connect a MIDI or USB keyboard to the computer

  

Record a Software Instrument keyboard part

  

Work with Musical Typing

  

Record a multipass drum region using a cycle region

  

Edit a note or notes in a Software Instrument region

  

Save a song in stages

  

Copy, paste, duplicate, edit, and transpose regions

You already have a basic understanding of the GarageBand window, and you have some experience ...

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