Are you a musician that likes making music? Than I am SURE you MUST have an iPad – right? SO many amazing instruments are available! Korg has some great ones – and they are on Black Friday sales currently! Here is the line up – (Don’t bother clicking the picture as I simply ripped it off the Korg website. Simply go search the App Store … Continue reading Perform with that iPad – Korg iOS Apps on Sale
Well whatever the case and wherever you live there are some great deals on music apps that are outstanding for anyone looking to use their iOS devices for something more than surfing the web. In fact…. I even feel bad sometimes using my iPad as a digital sheet music reader as much as I do because there are SO many astounding music making apps available … Continue reading Is this Happy Thanksgiving or Happy App Sales Week?
Not to steal headlines or anything but seriously…. 50% off? Alongside a new Version 4.3 update on the desktop and a Version 2.5 update for iPad – there isn’t going to be a better time to pull the trigger and make this purchase! Remember – using Dorico on iPad is about like using the desktop version – only, you know…. different because it’s on iPad … Continue reading Save 50% on Dorico in Steinberg’s Cyber Weeks sale
So this resonates SO much as a teacher of students who get told way too often that they can’t do something. Or they get told “it’s hard…” or worse, they get told “it’s too hard!” What are you telling your students? What are you telling YOURSELF? Continue reading I didn’t know we couldn’t do it so we did it.
UPDATE – NOVEMBER 22, 2022 As of today, Nov 22, 2022, (with the Version 2022.11.1 update) Sibelius for iPad now actually WILL let you import XML files! But it STILL will not let you EXPORT XML! What? Wait… huh? HOW in the WORLD did this EVER get the “OK” from people that make the decisions? Like EVERY other iPad Notation app I use supports XML. … Continue reading Sibelius Mobile Does NOT support [export] XML? (See updated notes)
There are certain tools that I find indispensable as a music educator in 2022. Tools I simply can not imagine teaching without. Silly thing is that as much as things have changed they haven’t changed. I find that most of these tools are the same as ten years and even fifteen years ago but they have matured into tools that work in ways I could … Continue reading Essential Tools for the Music Educator
It is days like today that just are downright fun to live through! Several HUGE announcements today….. We will start with the least expensive and quite possibly the most important! Notion Mobile – from PreSonus Presonus Notion officially announced some great news that will change the possibilities in the music education world. Notion has been around for some time now (released as a desktop app … Continue reading Disruptive Days of Amazing Technology – Notion and Ableton AND Apple give us better tools to create and teach with!
Hurry…, go download Notion if you have an iPad and need a music notation app! It’s free. No idea for how long so… Download Continue reading Notion from PreSonus is FREE for today at least (October 5,2022)
If you have not experienced DrumJam do yourself a favor! If you have DrumJam go download some free packs and support them by paying for a few that are on sale! Download here Continue reading DrumJam Once A Decade SALE!!
Yeah…. so the latest YouTube Video posted July 27, 2022 is just plain full of amazing tips on how to use Dorico! It is so great to hear from John and get a full tutorial on how to capture the music you want to create inside of Dorico! Dorico is such an amazing program but it also takes a lot to wrap your head around … Continue reading Dorico YouTube Video is Full Of It