Integrating the iPad into the Music Education Curriculum (ONLINE)
If you’re looking to integrate iPads into your music teaching, either for your personal use or for your students, this course is for you! Applications covered include using the iPad as a tuner, metronome, decibel reader or DJ app; controlling external music devices with your iPad; creating sound recordings using the iPad GarageBand app; synthesizing music; displaying music notation and composing; using the iPad in live performance; using other music instructional apps; and controlling your laptop or desktop computer with your iPad.
Students should have access to an iPad2 or later, iPad Air, or iPad mini; as well as being able to connect the iPad to a Mac or Windows computer for file transfer, which will be covered in the first lesson of the course
Instructor: Tom Rudolph
, Ed. D. is an adjunct instructor for Berkleemusic, the online continuing education division of Berklee College of Music. He has authored two online courses for Berkleemusic and facilitates several other courses. He also conducts summer workshops in music technology at Villanova University and Central Connecticut State University. Dr. Rudolph is one of the seminal people in music technology. He began his work as a clinician and workshop leader in the field in 1982. In addition to his work in music technology, Dr. Rudolph is a busy trumpet performer in the Philadelphia area and performs with the group Gaudeamus. His compositions and arrangements have been published by Neil Kjos and Northeastern Music Publications, Inc.
He has authored many books including: Finale: An Easy Guide to Music Notation (Third Edition),Sibelius: A Comprehensive Guide to Sibelius Music Notation Software (Second Edition),Teaching Music With Technology(Second Edition) , Recording in the Digital World, YouTube in Music Education, and Finding Funds for Music Technology.
He was one of 4 co-authors of the TI:ME publication:Technology Strategies for Music Education. Rudolph is the co-author of the Alfred Music Tech Series which includes Playing Keyboard, Music Production and MIDI Sequencing, and Composing with Notation Software. He has published many articles on music technology that have appeared in the Music Educators Journal, The Instrumentalist, and Downbeat magazine.
Dr. Rudolph has consulted with dozens of companies, including Apple Computer, Korg, SoundTree, Roland, and Bose Corporation. In 1995, he was one of the founders of TI:ME (Technology in Music Education)
Registration for all online courses closes at 12:00 noon Central Time on January 31, 2014. All online courses will begin on February 3 and conclude on May 2, 2014.
7544 Integrating the iPad into the Music Education Curriculum (ONLINE)
3 graduate credits
Tuition: $900, due in full with registration.
ENROLLMENT LIMITED TO 25