Creating and building a song


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Creating and building a song

Now that we've learned how to play the various instruments available in GarageBand, in this chapter we're going to take a look at the recording and mixing process. So we're going to build a song from scratch, add a bunch of tracks to it and mix it all in GarageBand. Let's start by creating a new project by tapping My Songs, here I'll tap the plus button and choose New Song. I'll just select the Keyboard here. It doesn't really matter which instrument you pick right off the bat, we just need to select an instrument to get into the song, so we can get to the song settings. And as I previously mentioned, you want to make sure you set your tempo, your key and your time signature right off the bat here.

So my Tempo is currently 110. Now this is a case again where you might want to tap the Play button just to listen to the Metronome to see if it matches the beat of the song you have in mind. You might also want to sort of hum along or play a couple of note...

Creating and building a song
Video duration: 4m 47s 2h 48m Beginner Updated Aug 02, 2013

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Creating and building a song provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Garrick Chow as part of the GarageBand for iOS Essential Training

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Audio + Music
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GarageBand
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