Composing Music with FL Studio
How do we know when we are finished composing a song?
Recording your Improvisations

FL Studio 4 Skills

 Adjust Audio Output Soundcard

 Counter:  Select Measures or Seconds

 Adjust Tempo

 Change Patterns

 Add Patterns

 Create Song

 View Browser

 Select Packs

 Choose Sample/Patch

 Add Sample/Patch in New Channel

 View Step Sequencer

 Enter notes in Step Sequencer

 Adjust Volume of Channel

 View Playlist

 Save as .flp

 Export and Render as .mp3


Achievement Standard 3a. Students improvise "answers" in the same style to given rhythmic and melodic phrases
Achievement Standard 3b. Students improvise simple rhythmic and melodic ostinato accompaniments
Achievement Standard 3c. Students improvise simple rhythmic variations and simple melodic embellishments on familiar melodies
Achievement Standard 3d. Students improvise short songs and instrumental pieces, using a variety of sound sources, including traditional sounds, nontraditional sounds available in the classroom, body sounds, and sounds produced by electronic means
Grades 5-8
Content Standard 3 Improvising melodies, variations, and accompaniments
Achievement Standard 3a. Students improvise simple harmonic accompaniments
Achievement Standard 3b. Students improvise melodic embellishments and simple rhythmic and melodic variations on given pentatonic melodies and melodies in major keys
Achievement Standard 3c. Students improvise short melodies, unaccompanied and over given rhythmic accompaniments, each in a consistent style, meter, and tonality