Week 4: Submit to The Phono Project

Now that you’ve researched your recording, it’s time to revise and record your draft as a podcast and upload it to our collective publication, The Phono Project. In this lesson you will learn how to: Revise your written draft to be listener-friendly. Use Audacity to mix your spoken script with your cropped recording. [includes YT […]

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Week 2: Blogging with WordPress

Listening in In the early 2000s (when many of you were toddlers), amateur music lovers published mp3 blogs — posting on sites like Blogger or LiveJournal, these bloggers shared and wrote about emerging artists who were sometimes themselves creating music using DIY tools like Pro Tools and Garageband. MP3s, as you learned last week, are […]

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Week 1: Soundwriting with Audacity

This week you’ll be introduced to two tools: one you likely know well (Google Drive) and another that is probably very unfamiliar to you (Audacity). The overarching goal of this week is to familiarize yourselves with tools and processes for revising writing for a different mode; that is, you’ll be drafting writing in one mode […]

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