Music, learning and pedagogy

Learning with e's

Image from Pexels Being interviewed by Rick Zanotti last week got me thinking about music and learning. The conversation turned to music, my songwriting and performances with various bands during the 80s and 90s. Giving others space within a musical performance is vital.

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The Music of Your Sphere – The Multiple Ways Your Brain is Wired for Music

Learningtogo

He believed that this correlation was part of a harmonic relationship that connects everything in the universe, which he called The Music of the Spheres. But music isn’t just a single sound. Playing a Musical Instrument Changes Your Brain. Communicate effectively with language.

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Music Licensing

TechSmith Camtasia

While licensing helps protect people’s property (such as music), it can also be a nuisance to try and navigate. Most music is protected under a license of some sort, especially the good stuff, which makes it difficult to find cheap, quality music that you can use in your videos.

Royalty Free Music for eLearning

eFront

Recently a fellow member of the Instructional Design & E-Learning Professionals' Group (14K+ of members) asked " If anyone know of where to find royalty free background music for training? " Download royalty free music! All tracks have full music clearance ready for instant buy out.

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How to Add Music to a Video

TechSmith Camtasia

A truly engaging video often includes music, as well. But where do you find music? When you find it, how do you add music to a video? Read more to learn how to add music to a video. There’s a difference between adding music and adding the right music.

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Pop Music Good for Studies

Marcia Conner

Are you listening to music while you read this? The new app, Coffitivity , reminded me how much I prefer music to coffee shop chatter and airport terminal clatter (although I admit to having creative bursts with both in the background).

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Maximizing Productivity Through Music

OpenSesame

Just what you need. . As more and more research is developed, music in the workplace is being changed from a way to tune out to a way to tune in. . Music can be linked to increases in productivity through changes in mood. “In

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A British musical learning experience

Lars is Learning

Just this past weekend I took my family up to London and the O2 Centre (the rebranded Millenium Dome) to see an interactive installation called the British Music Experience. It had some real lessons in how to provide an effective learning experience in the 21st Century. First of all, Tags: British Music Experience education

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Video Tip Series - Part five: Using Music

TechSmith Camtasia

Using music can add an extra element to your video or end up distracting the viewer. Don't let the latter be true when trying to enhance a video with music. This week's video is posted below and presents three tips that will help you effectively use music in screencasts.

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Serious Comic – Voice Over, Music, and Sound Effects

NuggetHead

First, let’s all agree that all serious comics don’t necessarily have to have or even need voice-over audio, nor does it need music

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How to Successfully Add Music to Your Videos

TechSmith Camtasia

Guest Post by Mike Russell, Creative Director at Music Radio Creative. Adding background music to any video you create in Camtasia will add a whole new dimension to your content. In order to add music successfully there are some simple tips you can follow.

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Music and learning: do they mix?

Clive on Learning

I've been listening in to some of the royalty-free music at jewelbeat.com. My contact with library music in the past has been as soundtrack to corporate videos and that was a long time ago, so music in so far as it relates to e-learning is not a connection I've explored in any detail. On the other hand I am a musician and also a music lover - I realise what an enormous emotional impact music can have. Tags: music

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Over 500,000 Stock Images, Audio, and Videos for eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Over 500,000 stock images, graphics, videos, motion graphics, sound effects, and music loops. Music, sound effects, and loops. Adobe After Effects and Apple Motion source files included! Here’s a huge announcement from eLearning Brothers!

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Video Tip Series – Part five: Using Music

TechSmith Camtasia

Using music can add an extra element to your video or end up distracting the viewer. Don't let the latter be true when trying to enhance a video with music. This week's video is posted below and presents three tips that will help you effectively use music in screencasts. 0:07 Tip #1: Music should flow well with the content on screen 0:30 Tip #2: Avoid music that is too cheesy 0:46 Tip #3: Music should not compete with other audio.

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Training Simulations: An Effective Corporate Training Tool

Designing Digitally

Virtual learning and simulations are now effectively bridging that gap. . In this interactive application, users experience images and graphics interspersed with voice, background music, and special effects. .

Setting the Mood: Top Tips for Adding Stock Music to Your E-Learning

E-learning Uncovered

Do you use music in your courses? I’ve found time and time again that a little bit of well-placed music can add a surprising amount of polish and – more importantly – set the tone of the overall experience. Music can take a shortcut through people’s brains and tap into their emotions in a way that’s uncommon with spoken or written words. The impact came from timing the verbal and visual elements to a music track that perfectly captured the mood I wanted to create.

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Video-based Learning: Create Effective Learning Videos By Avoiding Five Common Mistakes

G-Cube

This provides developers space to explore newer ways of training and learning to make sure that the content is as effective as it is interesting for learners. With the onset of mobile technologies, video-based content can now be easily accessed and can provide effective just-in-time learning.

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#AdobeCaptivate #eLearning #Livestream – Making An Awesome Title Page 10/10/2017 10 AM EDT

Adobe Captivate

Video Animation background music color corporate branding effects marketing music slide_title titleIn this Adobe Captivate eLearning Livestream, I will share with you some of my best practices for creating a really great title page for your eLearning project. As per usual, I will also be taking questions if time permits so get your Captivate Questions ready for the Live Chat.

#AdobeCaptivate #eLearning #Livestream – Making An Awesome Title Page

Adobe Captivate

Video Animation background music color corporate branding effects marketing music slide_title titleIn this Adobe Captivate eLearning Livestream, I will share with you some of my best practices for creating a really great title page for your eLearning project. As per usual, I will also be taking questions if time permits so get your Captivate Questions ready for the Live Chat. Follow the link right now to set up a reminder to get notified when this event becomes live.

Create an Old Time Movie Effect with Camtasia Studio 8

TechSmith Camtasia

In this tutorial, I’ll discuss ways to gather clips and media to create an old time movie effect. Scratchy Vintage Music. Scratchy, tinny, ragtime-style music is a hallmark of the old time movie. From the list Filters and Special Effects , choose the desired settings.

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Soundscapes for elearning

Sponge UK

Sound is critical in many visual mediums; modern cinema uses sound effects to create a sense of reality and music to illicit an emotional response. It should heighten the effect you’re creating, or give your learners something to latch on to in order to make something more memorable.

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Experience is the New Learning

Origin Learning

From music to media to FMCG to retail to engineering to automotive to hospitality or sports, the scope of using this technology for effective outcomes is expanding like never before! MUSIC. Classical music doesn’t have to be intimidating anymore! Music is soulful.

Effective Video Training – Breaking it down

Dashe & Thomson

Brandon Hall, the research firm based out of Delray Beach, FL, polled over 300 training professionals back in 2011 and found the top 2 reasons for using video in training – effectiveness and high engagement. by using a variety of methods – titles, voiceovers, different camera angles, music.

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Creating The Desired Impact From Audio-Conferencing: Some Tips To Increase Effectiveness

G-Cube

But it seldom attains an effective impact of not supplemented by visual or vocal re-enforcement. It pays to be prepared as a Presenter: Conference calls will be more effective if you take extra effort in planning and preparing for your conference call.

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10,000 Hours to Mastery: The Gladwell Effect on Learning Design

Bottom-Line Performance

This rule states that people don’t become “masters” at complex things (programming, music, painting, free throws) until they have accrued 10,000-hours of practice. Examples: Mozart and the Beatles in music; Bill Gates and Steve Wozniak sin programming).

Using knowledge checks effectively

Walkgrove

Or we could have music playing in the background to make it seem exciting! As usual the best way to design effective e-learning is to start with the learner and keep them in mind throughout the storyboarding process. Which activity is more effective? Ha, you’re all wrong.

The hidden audience effect

Learning with e's

She reported great learning results through activities supported through the use of games, mobile technology, video, music technology and other specialised software. What both projects have in common is their capitalisation on the 'hidden audience' effect.

Guest Post: 5 Effective Ways of Maximizing Mobile Tech In Learning Pursuits

Kapp Notes

This will will start off with a guest post form Jenni Birch who writes about apps, computer art, music and the latest developments in technology. Jenni Birch usually writes about apps, computer art, music and the latest developments in technology.

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5 Ways to Create Effective Interactive Training Content

Kitaboo

L&D teams are looking out for interactive training content so that the employees can learn and retain the information effectively. Given below are 5 Ways to Create Effective Interactive Training Content: 1. These are cost-effective ways of creating a professional looking training video. If you can provide a voice-over for the subject, then that would be more effective than reading plain text. If not a voice over, then add some pleasant music in the background.

Implementing Video-Based Learning Strategy Effectively In Corporate Learning

Adobe Captivate

Video-based learning is a powerful and effective method of learning new concepts. Music videos have garnered billions of views in YouTube. Videos have time and again proved to be effective in communicating important messages, concepts and ideas to the workforce.

How Animation is Effective in eLearning

Mindflash

Animation in eLearning can be an effective tone setter in a course. Simple background music and clear, concise dialogue will engage adult learners while noisy, busy, overwhelming or poorly recorded audio will distract and annoy.

5 Tips How To Effectively Incorporate Repetitive Skill Practice In Corporate Training

PulseLearning

How To Incorporate Repetitive Skill Practice In Corporate Training: 5 Effective Ways. My musical journey lasted a few months before coming to a grinding halt as quickly as it had started. Is your training strategy aligned with how people learn most effectively?

When Misused Buzzwords Attack

Association eLearning

Effective. Effective. Is not : Cheerful background music and flashy animations with sound effects and lots of pictures. Example : Someone goes to an eLearning vendor and asks for a course that’s interactive, immersive, innovative, effective, and fun. Interactive.

How Animation is Effective in eLearning

Mindflash

Animation in eLearning can be an effective tone setter in a course. Simple background music and clear, concise dialogue will engage adult learners while noisy, busy, overwhelming or poorly recorded audio will distract and annoy.

Do you have the right attitude toward your eLearning?

Coffee and Design

I have been participating in a MOOC that I am involved with through NovoEd , called Creativity: Music to My Ears. She shared an example of David Friedberg who thought of selling weather insurance who have companies that are effected by the weather— Climate Corporation.

5 Tips to Make Your Fire Safety Training Effective with Microlearning

CommLab India

As a training manager, if you implement microlearning systematically in your fire safety training, it will bring the intended effectiveness. To make fire safety training effective, you need to divide the training material into ‘Need to know’ and ‘Nice to know’ content.

3 Golden Rules For Delivering Effective Technical Training — Without The Boredom

WalkMe Training Station

Your favorite music and television programmes are digital. But all these tips will help you to develop effective technical training programs — and boost the employee training process. The post 3 Golden Rules For Delivering Effective Technical Training — Without The Boredom appeared first on Training Station. What keeps a company competitive? Is it its marketing? How productive its employees are? Or how innovative its offering? Actually, it’s none of those things.