PRODUCTION THROUGH PERFORMANCE

MUSIC TECHNOLOGY CURRICULUM

 

2.5 project // Beat Transcription


 
 

Learn

+ Choose a one measure drum beat from a pop song or a drum pattern from the Beat Transcription Page →
+ Sharpen your dictation skills by watching the video on Rhythmic Transcription →


write + Practice

+ Transcribe the drum pattern using the 2.5 Graphic Organizer →
+ Find the tempo of the song using the Tap Tempo Counter →
+ Practice the pattern using one of these Practice Strategies →
+ Apply the drumbeat to a Drumless Track →
+ Practice the drumbeat with the original song


record // Song Tempo | 4 measures | 1 Track

+ Review the Project Rubric →
+ Review the Performance Rubric →
+ Adjust the project tempo to that of the original song
+ Record a four measure performance of the groove


reflect

+ Fill out the Self Reflection Worksheet →