Discover the exciting world of electroacoustic music and learn to make music with sounds.

Assessment: Drawing Sounds

Q1 of 5: Why might we want to draw sounds?3.soundshape

The correct answer is To understand sounds in new ways, and gain a greater understanding of sounds.

Q2 of 5: What type of visualisation is shown in the image?5.soundshape

The correct answer is Drawn Sounds

Q3 of 5: What does the Spectrogram view tell us about the sound?ClockSpectrogramsm

The correct answer is It can show us the frequencies that are happening within the sound, and how they change over time.

Q4 of 5: What does the Waveform view tell us about the sound?ClockWaveform

The correct answer is This gives us information about the loudness of the sound, and it's shape over time.

Q5 of 5: What are the limitations of the Spectrogram View?ClockSpectrogramsm

The correct answer is It can be more difficult to read than the waveform, and takes much more computer power to show sounds in this way.