Great songs start from sound foundations. Let’s examine how tempo, key, time signature, length and volume are set up
•Discover how to set up your project properties
As with most things, the more experienced you become with Garageband, the more you appreciate certain techniques. It can take some time to figure out the subtleties of how the application works, so there is a real benefit in understanding how key attributes, or ‘project properties’, influence the music you then create. These fundamentals have a profound impact on setting up overall project structure and performance, spanning a number of important features. While they can always be changed, making adjustments subsequently can throw an in-progress composition out of whack. In this guide we’ll have a refresher course on setting project tempo, key, time signature, length and master volume.
It is important to set the right properties (key, tempo, time signature, etc) in place for your projects…