Choosing a genre in the Project Chooser


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Choosing a genre in the Project Chooser

Magic GarageBand is a way to jump-start your writing and recording process. It's one of GarageBand's many modes, and it allows you to choose a genre, audition and assign band members, and play along with professionally recorded audio loops which are arranged into song forms. To access Magic GarageBand's Genre Chooser, select Magic GarageBand from the left-hand column and once you do, you'll see the nine music genres available to you. These are Blues, Rock, Jazz, Country, Reggae, Funk, Latin, Roots Rock, and Slow Blues.

Before you get too excited about Magic GarageBand, it can't actually write music for you, but it can present a song form in a certain genre that can provide inspiration that you might need to start working on a new song. It will be particularly helpful to you if you're new to songwriting or new to music in general. But experienced musicians and songwriters will likely find Magic GarageBand kind of limiting. To preview the song forms presented in eac...

Choosing a genre in the Project Chooser
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Choosing a genre in the Project Chooser provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Todd Howard as part of the GarageBand '11 Essential Training

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Audio + Music
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