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Digital Music Lab – upcoming info sessions announced for 3/29, 4/5 and 4/12, 2-3pm

Announcing three upcoming info sessions on the resources of the Digital Music Lab, in the Music & Arts Library.

The Digital Music Lab offers specialized music software, digital pianos, and a large-format scanner. The software enables you to compose, edit, notate, process, transcribe, and analyze digital audio and music notation.

Applications include Sibelius, Finale, Logic Pro, Abelton Live, Max/MSP, Audacity, Amadeus Pro, and more.

The info sessions will provide an overview of the software and some examples of projects that can be done using these tools, as well as information on further resources and tutorials for learning more.

You can sign up for a session at this link: http://bit.ly/MusicLabDemos

If the dates above don’t work for you, and you’d like to be notified of future sessions, you can also indicate that using the form at the link above.

Hope to see you in the Lab!

Learn more about the Digital Music Lab!

Want to learn more about the Music & Arts Library’s Digital Music Lab? Attend an info session in October!

The Lab is designed to enable users to play, compose, record, scan, notate, edit, program, and analyze digital music, audio, and musical notation.

Three sessions will be offered, providing an overview of the resources of the Lab, and highlighting some sample projects. Software includes Finale, Sibelius, Logic Pro, Audacity, Amadeus Pro, Max/MSP, Ableton Live, Audiosculpt, OpenMusic, Transcribe!, MacGamut, and more. The Lab also offers 2 digital pianos, equipped with MIDI interfaces to capture performances at the keyboard and to input music notation, and a large-format (11″x17″) scanner.

Sessions will be offered on:

  • Friday, 10/7, 1-2:30pm
  • Wednesday, 10/12, 1-2:30 pm
  • Friday, 10/21, 2-3:30 pm
Registration is required. To register, go to this link.
If you’re unable to attend these sessions, but would like to be notified of future sessions, or schedule a consultation on any of the resources of the Lab, please email us at musiclibrary@columbia.edu.

Digital Music Lab info sessions offered in March

Four info sessions on the Music & Arts Library’s Digital Music Lab are being offered in March 2011.  The sessions will give an overview of the available software and hardware, designed to enable users to work with digital audio, MIDI, and music notation, and will offer time for questions. Follow-up consultations are also available. These sessions are open to any Columbia students, faculty, or staff.

The sessions are offered on:

  • Thursday, March 3, 2011, 2-3pm
  • Thursday, March 10, 2011, 2-3pm
  • Friday, March 11, 2011, 2-3pm
  • Wednesday, March 30, 11am-12 noon
  • Thursday, March 31, 11am-12 noon

Space is limited, so please note that RSVP is required. Please RSVP at this link. You will receive an email confirming your session. For any other questions, please contact us at musiclibrary@columbia.edu. We hope to see you in the library!