Edexcel A level Music Technology (2008)

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Students of our Edexcel A level in Music Technology will focus on the techniques, practices and principles of music technology as an area of advanced study. They'll learn about the technical principles that underpin music technology, develop a technical vocabulary, and be encouraged to use music technology as a tool to develop their composing and arranging skills.

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Edexcel A level Music Technology specification
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Qualification type:
AS and A level
Music Technology
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Our Edexcel A level Music Technology specification gives you opportunities to embrace recent developments in this rapidly advancing field. Its four-unit structure involves much practical work and encourages the cultivation of a wide range of skills.

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Studying this specification

Our Edexcel A level in Music Technology is designed to encourage those of you who do not play a musical instrument to explore your musicality and create original materials using technology.

The course has an emphasis on practical work and will allow you to cultivate a wide range of skills, including„ sequencing MIDI and audio,„ recording live instruments, producing CDs and„ composing using music technology.

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