Getting started with Garageband for iPad

Double click on the Garagebend App.

 Select an instrument by swiping through the various instruments:

CHOOSE AN INSTRUMENT

 

 

 

 

 

 

Click on keyboard and it go full frame. You can then choose the size and type of piano you would like to play. 

KEYBOARD

 

 

 

 

 

 

You then see your instrument on the left hand side, so track 1 ready to record:

TRACK ONE READY TO RECORD

 

 

 

 

 

 

Press record and off you go. You can either have a metronome running or turn it off.

You will get GREEN image to show how many bard you have recorded. I have  only recorded four notes. 

TRACK ONE OPENING

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you are mutli-tracking, Garageband is very easy to use. You can built up tracks ready to mix down to one master track. I have recorded four tacks to overlap the sounds. 

 

ALL FOUR TRACKS

 

 

 

 

 

 

When you have several piece of work in Garageband your opening page will start to look like this:

MY CATALOGUE - ;)

 

 

 

 

 

 

When you want to share your track you have quite a few options:

E-MAIL A TRACK 

 

 

 

 

 

More to follow re accessing sound effects and adding reverb etc etc etc 

Unfortunately you do not not get a score with Garageband.

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