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XP 2: How can I listen to other people’s music like a producer?

How many different ways do you listen to music? Do you listen for specific aspects of the music? Can you pick out a hit from a flop? Producing music requires having great listening skills. This XP will help you listen like a producer.

Choose any of the following options. You are only required to complete one option, but feel free to try as many as you like!

Option A. What makes a hit?

Option B. How can I pick out parts in a mix?

Share What you Learned

If you are using the LRNG platform:

  • Go back, find out what to submit, and complete the XP
  • If you want, you can then learn even more with the optional “Go Further!” activities below

If you are not using the LRNG platform:

  • Continue below and share with your teacher or organization:

Sharing What You Learned

  • Explain how your listening has developed and give a specific example of how you can listen like a producer

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