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Tutorial: Making Playalong Backing Tracks

Added: 15 Oct 2020 Contributor: PDST Resource type: Demonstration / Audio / Video

Video tutorial explaining (i) how to use Screencastify to record Musescore while the playback line is moving; (ii) how to import the video to PowerPoint and (iii) how to import the video to iMovie, remove the original sound and add a new sound file to the video.

How it maps to the curriculum

TY Subject Sampling

Strand: Music

Suggestions for use: Use this resource to scaffold practical music-making in your classroom. Playalong backing tracks allow the teacher to observe the students performing while they sight read and play along with the backing track. It can be used for many different instruments (including voice) that require accompaniment.

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