The Basics

Sound Effects Part 1

In this video you’re going to learn about Sound Effects. The Sound Effects we cover include: Muted Taps, Taps, Tap Chokes, Bell Taps, and Zings.

Important definitions:

  • you have the full dynamic range for these implements
  • we demonstrate some of the standard ways to play these sound effects but you can spice them up anyway you like
  • use various sound effects throughout your scoring to go with the music as you see fit