Laurie Sampsel

Music & the Law: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 10/29

Learner'sLunch@Music

Can I make an arrangement of that song? Can I put a copy of this score in my dissertation? What are my rights in the song I just wrote? What can I put up on YouTube? How can I find media that is copyright-free? Copyright plays an increasingly important role in the lives of musicians,…

Getting to Inbox Zero: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 10/22

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Do you have thousands of emails in your inbox? Do your emails sit for days (weeks?!) flagged, started, and marked unread, only to remind you to do something later? This one hour class covers the core principles of getting to inbox zero and staying there. Informed by David Allen’s Getting Things Done system, we will…

Name That Tune: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 10/15

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Want to learn how to use your smartphone to identify the music playing in a restaurant or store? Need help finding a song when all you remember are the lyrics? Ever have a melody stuck in your head that you cannot place? Come to this workshop and learn how to identify music based on a…

Apps Aplenty for Music Ed: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 10/8

Learner'sLunch@Music

Apps for iPads and iPhones can help music teachers as well as students and parents to learn and have fun. At this workshop, we’ll highlight apps ranging from tuners and metronomes to SmartMusic and ForScore. Please bring your devices for hands-on learning and your app recommendations to share. Prizes will be awarded for the best…

So Long to CDs: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 9/24

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Overwhelmed by all the streaming music services out there? Are you wondering about the differences between Pandora and Spotify? Rdio and iTunes Radio? Are you curious which is best for you and your musical tastes, and how you can manage your own listening library? And which apps should you use for listening on the go?…

Using Qualtrics: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 9/17

Learner'sLunch@Music

Have you ever needed to gather information from a large group of people, but don’t want to spend time collecting and counting paper response forms? This session will demonstrate the use of Qualtrics, a powerful online survey suite available free to all CU faculty, staff, and students. Qualtrics is an internet-based tool for creating and…

Google Glass & Music: Learner’s Lunch @ Music 9/3

Learner'sLunch@Music

Google Glass, an augmented reality device, has many potential applications in higher education. Come learn more about how Google Glass works, and how musicians and performing artists are using it in their work. In this Learner’s Lunch, the presenter will provide an overview of the technology and its basic functions and share examples of how…

Learner’s Lunch @ Music Workshops for Fall 2014

Learner'sLunch@Music

All workshops will be held on Wednesdays from noon to 1:00 pm in room N285 of the Waltz Music Library. These workshops are free, open to everyone, and no registration is required. Bring your Lunch and join us for an hour of Learning! Sept. 3     Google Glass and Music Presenter: Esta Tovstiadi Sept. 17    Using…

Search Chinook to Discover Historic American Sheet Music

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  The Waltz Music Library has completed the initial phase of a project to make one of its special collections more accessible.  The Hartke Sheet Music Collection includes approximately 150,000 items. While individual items have been scanned and are accessible through the CU Digital Library and the online catalog (Chinook), the vast majority of the…