Overview

  • Audacity is a free multi-track sound recording and editing program.
  • Users can record voice or audio; import audio from CDs or mp3s; import MIDI from digital
    musical instruments; edit, manipulate and transform audio; and export in a range of formats


How to Use this Tool

  • Video (5:52) by Andrew Cohen on how do use Audiacity

Examples of Use

  • Activity 1 - Create a Radio Play - Students select a passage from a text – usually a chapter
    from a novel – and record themselves reading he text, using appropriate reading techniques,
    including pace and pause, inflection, emphasis, and characterization of dialogue
  • Activity 2 - Music Performance - perform, record and produce a short musical piece
  • See written description of activities and descriptive video(9:23) by Andrew Cohen

Resources