Using a Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) – Lesson 3


Lesson 3 of your ‘First 3 Lessons on a DAW’.

How to approach ‘mixing’ your song – what this means, what to consider, tips on getting the sound you want – and a look at the different uses for DAWs beyond home recording.

Hear the finished song, created by Brian during these guide videos below.

The Rural Music Project is funded by the Youth Music Initiative.
Part of the Tolbooth’s music development programme.

Show us what you’ve been creating!

We’d love to see how you’re using the resources and lessons to make music at home. If you’ve used our videos and activities to write a song, learn a new instrument, make a playlist, or if they’ve inspired you musically in other ways, please tag us in any social media posts you’ve made sharing this content, or use the hashtag #tolboothworkshops

You’ll find links to our social media platforms below.

Please note: Those aged 11 and under should ensure they have permission from a parent or guardian before posting any content online.