Using SmartMusic Recordings

Remember the first time you recorded your voice and then heard it played back? Was it a big surprise for you? The ability to hear recordings of our own performances, while sometimes humbling, represents a powerful learning tool.

When I started using SmartMusic, I was very impressed with how convenient SmartMusic made it for students to create quality digital recordings of their performances at home.

Bob’s SmartMusic 2010 Tips, Part 2: Tuning

We all know how important it is for students to have an understanding of tuning and intonation: We search for ways to explain or demonstrate this important aspect of music performance. This week I’ll highlight SmartMusic 2010’s resources for improving intonation.

Not only can SmartMusic’s tuner play an important part of each individual practice session, but as I mentioned previously, it can also be a very powerful tool in the classroom.