MENLO SCHOOL • SINCE 1915

Push Play: Making Music (1S and/or 2S)

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This class can be taken as in either SPRING or FALL as a semester-long course or taken both semesters as a year-long course.

Video intro: shorturl.at/uzCGW

Ever wonder how Aphex Twin, Skrillex, and TOKiMONSTA make their music? This class will get you working with the tools and techniques of electronic music and no previous experience or knowledge is necessary. Learn to shape sounds with hardware and software that have historical and cultural significance since the 1960s to present day. Hone your listening skills by recreating familiar beats from your personal playlist. Create new songs from scratch and build a portfolio of your work. Limited to 10 students. Open to Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors. Watch a video overview of this course here.