Posted on May 5th, 2011 in Audio, Creative Commons, Free, Images, Music Tech Tips.
Each time I run a training session or present at a conference I find myself talking about the same few websites: my favourite places to find music, images, videos, sound effects and so on. When I first started looking for multimedia resources, I spent hours sifting through website after website, so I’ve decided to create [...]
Posted on February 8th, 2011 in Free, Images, Music Tech Tips.
For many years, Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf has been an effective and enjoyable way to teach students about the instruments of the orchestra. I grew up listening to Peter and the Wolf on record (yes, the vinyl type) and my own children now listen to it on CD. There are a host of excellent [...]
Posted on November 28th, 2009 in Creative Commons, Free, Images, Music Tech Tips.
As someone who makes elearning materials, runs a blog, creates a monthly newsletter and presents regularly at conferences, I have a constant need for free-to-use images. A striking image can illustrate a point in a way that is far more memorable than the written word. I describe the images I use as “free-to-use” because they [...]