Title:
Top 10 Technology Tools for Music Classrooms
Strand:
Multimedia, Music/Fine Arts
Type:
Bring Your Own Device (45 minutes, similar to a demonstration session but attendees are encouraged to utilize their own device)
Audience:
All
Grade Levels:
Middle Level, High School, Higher Education, All Levels
Description:
Music Classrooms are changing! This session will focus on ten ways to integrate technology into your music classroom. Topics will include web 2.0 online tools, IOS/Android apps and more. Come see some ideas for moving your music classroom forward into the 21st century!
Presenter(s):
Location:
Embassy Suites, Gatsby
Time:
Friday 4/26 2:30 PM - 3:15 PM


Items discussed today

1. Web 2.0 Tools
Great Games and Tutorialshttp://www.musictechteacher.com/music_quizzes/music_quizzes.htm
Music Theory gameshttp://www.musictheory.net/index.html Has a very large collection of Music exercises
http://musicracer.com

2. Online instruments and Chrome Browser based musical apps
https://www.google.com/intl/en/chrome/browser/
https://chrome.google.com/webstore/category/home?hl=en-US&utm_source=chrome-ntp-launcher

3. Apple TV
For sharing content from Macs,iPads, Ipods, iPhones all wirelessly
http://esu3musictechnology.wikispaces.com/Apple+TV

4. Garageband for Mac
http://www.apple.com/garageband

5. Youtube
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NqmBH5M-qtU
Students were able to play along with Holst's 2nd Suite recordings.

6. Android based apps
https://play.google.com/store/search?q=music+instruments&c=apps
Tuner/Metronome
Keyboard
G Strings
Fingering Charts
Marching Band apps - kids can put their coordinates in and it will show them how they move

7. iPad Apps
GarageBand($4.99) - composition aspect
DrumJam ($7.99)

RealPiano(Free - $2.99)

Percussive (Free - $1.99 Pro)

Thumbjam $8.99

MadPad(.99 - $2.99)
Ratatap Timpani (Free)
Guitarism ($2.99)
iAmGuitar (Free)
Digital Pan (Free) iOS Android
Percussive (Free - $1.99)
clarinet musicofx ($.99)
iBone ($2.99)
Magic Piano (Free),
iRealb ($7.99)
Violin MT (Free)
Camera - Record students' playing tests
Tuner (String Tuner)/Metronome
Fingering Charts
- clarinet musicofx
- iBone
Instruments in Reach ($2.99)
Marching Band apps
-DrillBook ($2.99)

-Drum Line ($.99 - $1.99+ Pro)

Smartmusic...


8. Accessories - http://esu3musictechnology.wikispaces.com/iPad+Hardware+Web2.0+etc

9. FREE Music
Public Domain Music!
Band Music PDF
Choral Music CPDL
Nebraska Music

10. Video Conferencing
Polycom/Skype/Facetime - Perform with and for others - lessons/concerts attended via. Skype

Discussion/Sharing of ideas

BONUS content
A Wide variety of additional content and ideas on my normal wiki!
http://garagebandintheclassroom.wikispaces.com