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Monday, Oct 27, 2014
A Conceptual Approach to Music TechnologyOctober 27, 2014 to November 17, 2014 — 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM Instructor: Alex DiCicco
Learn live sound, recording, editing, and production concepts in ways you can apply to a variety of contexts. In this hands on class we will cover a variety of software platforms and hardware applications. Instruments, microphones, etc. will be provided for practice, but students are encouraged to bring their own materials as well. Topics include: setting up and operating a live sound stage with multiple mixes; recording guitars, singers, pianos and amplifiers; introduction to digital audio workstations and signal flow; post production basics including editing and adding effects; using technology to streamline creative tasks including song writing and composing with MIDI. Ages 13 and up welcome!
Sunday, Nov 2, 2014
Making Toy TheatreNovember 2, 2014 to December 14, 2014 — 02:30 PM to 04:00 PM Instructor: Morgan Kelly
Dating back to the early nineteenth century, Toy Theater, (or Paper Theater), is a form of miniature theater now seeing a resurgence among theater and film artists, with a number of international festivals, including one in NYC. In this one-of-a-kind class. You will design, build, and then perform with your very own toy theater! The class will culminate in a series of performances where students can share their toy creations. THIS CLASS QUALIFIES FOR OUR CREATIVE FAMILIES PRICING. No class 11/30.