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    11-part Writing Music course
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    How to Read and Write Music
    An 11-part course with Kalani Music
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    Learning how to read and write music opens up a world of musical possibilities! In this course from professional musician and educator Kalani, learn the fundamentals of music notation.

    Learning how to read and write music opens up a world of musical possibilities! In this course from professional musician and educator Kalani, learn the fundamentals of music notation.

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    103 min
    11-part Guitar course
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    10 Beautiful Guitar Chord Progressions
    An 11-part course with Ben Levin Music
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    Learn 10 beautiful chord progressions for guitar and a variety of composition techniques, including a formula for creating chord progressions and a simple method for transposing chords in new keys.

    Learn 10 beautiful chord progressions for guitar and a variety of composition techniques, including a formula for creating chord progressions and a simple method for transposing chords in new keys.

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    17-part Audio Editing course
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    Basic Home Recording in Audacity
    A 17-part course with Ken Theriot
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    Recording expert Home Brew Audio demonstrates how easy it is to get your own recording studio up and running on your own by using just your computer and the free, open source software, Audacity.

    Recording expert Home Brew Audio demonstrates how easy it is to get your own recording studio up and running on your own by using just your computer and the free, open source software, Audacity.

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    13-part Flute course
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    Flute Fundamentals
    A 13-part course with JustAnotherFlutist
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    A classical musician shares flute techniques she learned the hard way—through trial and error. This course covers crucial yet often neglected topics that help beginning flute students flourish!

    A classical musician shares flute techniques she learned the hard way—through trial and error. This course covers crucial yet often neglected topics that help beginning flute students flourish!

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    153 min
    14-part Music Theory course
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    Basic Music Theory
    A 14-part course with Ethan Winer
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    Using detailed explanations and familiar music examples, this college-level music theory course provides an engaging and fun introduction that will help you become a more appreciative listener.

    Using detailed explanations and familiar music examples, this college-level music theory course provides an engaging and fun introduction that will help you become a more appreciative listener.

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    54 min
    6-part Piano course
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    How to Improvise on Piano
    A 6-part course with Kent D. Smith
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    What separates a beginner piano player from an experienced pianist? The ability to improvise. Learn piano improv techniques with Van Morrison’s “Moondance” and Yiruma’s “River Flows in You.”

    What separates a beginner piano player from an experienced pianist? The ability to improvise. Learn piano improv techniques with Van Morrison’s “Moondance” and Yiruma’s “River Flows in You.”

  • 6
    100 min
    6-part Audio Editing course
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    Mixing with 3rd Party & Stock Plugins
    A 6-part course with David Vignola
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    In this course, examine whether 3rd party plugins or stock plugins sound better when mixing music. Compare the same song mixed by the same engineer, as you follow the process of using each plugin.

    In this course, examine whether 3rd party plugins or stock plugins sound better when mixing music. Compare the same song mixed by the same engineer, as you follow the process of using each plugin.

  • 13
    148 min
    13-part Singing course
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    Releasing Your Natural Singing Voice
    A 13-part course with Wake Up Your Voice
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    Ready to take your singing abilities to the next level? Learn how to release your natural singing voice by using proper body posture and breathing in this course for beginners.

    Ready to take your singing abilities to the next level? Learn how to release your natural singing voice by using proper body posture and breathing in this course for beginners.

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    101 min
    10-part Ukulele course
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    How to Play Really Easy Ukulele
    A 10-part course with Chili Monster
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    Bought a ukulele but don’t know where to start? This course for beginners from Chili Monster teaches you how to play all of the major, minor, and seventh chords on the uke and applies them to original songs. Follow along with attached chord charts and cement your knowledge with lots of practice. At the end of these 10 lessons, you should feel comfortable forming basic chord shapes and moving between chords.

    Bought a ukulele but don’t know where to start? This course for beginners from Chili Monster teaches you how to play all of the major, minor, and seventh chords on the uke and applies them to original songs. Follow along with attached chord charts and cement your knowledge with lots of practice. At the end of these 10 lessons, you should feel comfortable forming basic chord shapes and moving between chords.

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    How I use the drum to tell my story
    A lesson with Kasiva Mutua
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    In this talk-performance hybrid, drummer, percussionist and TED Fellow Kasiva Mutua shares how she's breaking the taboo against female drummers in Kenya -- a...

    In this talk-performance hybrid, drummer, percussionist and TED Fellow Kasiva Mutua shares how she's breaking the taboo against female drummers in Kenya -- a...

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    Humanities Worldly Curio
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    A teenager from the Central African Republic puts his f...
    A lesson with PRI's The World
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    It's not easy to make it in the Central African Republic. But Fortuné, a teenage entrepreneur, keeps trying. His latest project is a singing group.

    It's not easy to make it in the Central African Republic. But Fortuné, a teenage entrepreneur, keeps trying. His latest project is a singing group.

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    Music Appreciation Worldly Curio
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    Sudan Archives makes a new jig with the help of West Af...
    A lesson with PRI's The World
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    Exploring Sudan Archives through the Smithsonian Archives.

    Exploring Sudan Archives through the Smithsonian Archives.

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    Music Appreciation Worldly Curio
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    3 CQ
    50 years on, India is celebrating the Beatles' infamous...
    A lesson with PRI's The World
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    When the Beatles embarked on their famous discovery of India to study transcendental meditation, the Indian government was far more wary.

    When the Beatles embarked on their famous discovery of India to study transcendental meditation, the Indian government was far more wary.

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    Music Appreciation Worldly Curio
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    3 CQ
    How Koreans put the 'K' in K-pop
    A lesson with PRI's The World
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    A deep dive into the 'K' in K-pop and traditional Korean music.

    A deep dive into the 'K' in K-pop and traditional Korean music.

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    Humanities Worldly Curio
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    Rapper Ruby Ibarra says Waray and Tagalog are 'perfect ...
    A lesson with PRI's The World
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    "I’m not here to say that my experience ... is the definitive Filipino American experience," said Ruby Ibarra, who is out with her first album. "It’s just on...

    "I’m not here to say that my experience ... is the definitive Filipino American experience," said Ruby Ibarra, who is out with her first album. "It’s just on...

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    World History Worldly Curio
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    How South African jazz musician Hugh Masekela inspired ...
    A lesson with PRI's The World
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    Former bass player, Bakithi Kumalo, remembers late legendary South African jazz musician Hugh Masekela.

    Former bass player, Bakithi Kumalo, remembers late legendary South African jazz musician Hugh Masekela.

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    Humanities Worldly Curio
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    6 CQ
    Hip hop met Rio de Janeiro and never stepped back
    A lesson with PRI's The World
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    America’s 1990s hip hop scene is reincarnated every Saturday night in what may seem like an unlikely location — beneath a highway overpass in Rio de Janeiro,...

    America’s 1990s hip hop scene is reincarnated every Saturday night in what may seem like an unlikely location — beneath a highway overpass in Rio de Janeiro,...

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    Music Appreciation Worldly Curio
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    3 CQ
    After 40 years, 'Never Mind the Bollocks'
    A lesson with PRI's The World
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    Forty years ago, the Sex Pistols wasn’t just releasing an album — it was also defining a moment in the culture that lives on in punk and its progeny today.

    Forty years ago, the Sex Pistols wasn’t just releasing an album — it was also defining a moment in the culture that lives on in punk and its progeny today.

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