MediaLab

Soundtrack Design

A good soundtrack is integral to the movie watching experience – it gives the story personality and helps make it instantly memorable. In this programme, your students will learn the effect that music has on a visual story. Using open-access software and professional sound samples and music tracks, each student will create contribute to a soundtrack that the whole class co-constructs. At the end of the session, the students will listen to the entire soundtrack and appreciate each other’s creativity! The film and music can be downloaded to watch later or continue working on.

Soundtrack Design also supports the following curriculum links:

The Arts – Music

Explore and express sounds and musical ideas, drawing on personal experience, listening, and imagination.

Key Competencies

• Using Language, Symbols and Text
• Managing Self
• Relating to others

MediaLab

Soundtrack Design

A good soundtrack is integral to the movie watching experience – it gives the story personality and helps make it instantly memorable. In this programme, your students will learn the effect that music has on a visual story. Using open-access software and professional sound samples and music tracks, each student will create contribute to a soundtrack that the whole class co-constructs. At the end of the session, the students will listen to the entire soundtrack and appreciate each other’s creativity! The film and music can be downloaded to watch later or continue working on.

Soundtrack Design also supports the following curriculum links:

The Arts – Music

Explore and express sounds and musical ideas, drawing on personal experience, listening, and imagination.

Key Competencies

• Using Language, Symbols and Text
• Managing Self
• Relating to others

  • Years:5+, 6+, 7+

Downloadable resources

Programme costs

My visit to Capital E was really great. I have many friends who produce music on their computers but I’ve never tried to do so myself. After this session however, I am definitely going to download Sony’s Acid when I get home. Overall great experience and a great teacher.

Student

Capital E provides the opportunity to work in a supported environment with advanced technology.

Teacher, Mapua

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