To be able to understand the role of a DAW in music creation to create and displace drum patterns

In this lesson, you will learn what EDM is and how to create your own drum patterns using a DAW. You will also explore what rhythm displacement is, and how to effect this in your composition work.

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Quiz:

Understanding the role of a DAW in music creation Creating drum beats Understanding rhythmic displacement

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Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What does 'EDM' stand for?

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Q2.What does 'DAW' stand for?

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Q3.What are the three main parts of the drum kit?

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Q4.Which part of the drum kit plays 'four to the floor'?

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Q5.What is the term for when you move the same rhythm being performed to a different starting point?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Understanding the role of a DAW in music creation Creating drum beats Understanding rhythmic displacement

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What does 'EDM' stand for?

1/5

Q2.What does 'DAW' stand for?

2/5

Q3.What are the three main parts of the drum kit?

3/5

Q4.Which part of the drum kit plays 'four to the floor'?

4/5

Q5.What is the term for when you move the same rhythm being performed to a different starting point?

5/5

Lesson summary: To be able to understand the role of a DAW in music creation to create and displace drum patterns

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