eBook Rock Your iPad: GarageBand for iPad, 1st ed., 1st Edition

  • G. W. Childs IV
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  • ISBN-10: 1305490630
  • ISBN-13: 9781305490635
  • DDC: 781.34536
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 72 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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GarageBand’s revolutionary interface offers creative iPad users the tools and capabilities of a full-featured digital recording studio, all at a tiny cost. This detailed guide uses screenshots, tutorials, and real world examples to reveal every feature of the GarageBand application--from the ins and outs of creating, recording, and publishing professional-quality multitrack songs and albums to step-by-step guidance that allows even non-musicians to play smart instruments using the app’s multitouch technology. Whether you’re a Mac novice or a professional musician, ROCK YOUR IPAD is the only guide you’ll need to bring your musical ideas to life!

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Author.
1: Getting Started: Beat Making.
2: Vocals.
3: Guitar.
4: Smart Guitar.
5: Smart Keyboard.
6: The Keyboard Mode.
7: Sampler.
8: The Arrangement Page.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

G. W. Childs IV

G. W. Childs IV has not only published several books on Reason (Reason 7 Power, Going Pro with Reason), Ableton Live (Going Pro with Ableton Live) and sound design (Creating Music and Sound for Video Games), but he was also a sound designer on Reason itself. He’s also had a highly successful career in designing sounds for games like Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic: The Sith Lords, Star Wars: Battlefront, and more. As a remix artist he’s remixed major acts like Gene Loves Jezebel, Ray Charles, James Brown, and more.