RØDE Microphones is extremely excited to announce the release of its RØDE
University audio education course for the Apple iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.
This free app includes all the video content from both the musical and broadcast
syllabus from RØDE’s award winning website, rodeuniversity.com.
First launched in 2008, RØDE University guides viewers through the basics of
recording audio via short, entertaining videos, followed by multiple choice questions
to reinforce the key points of the lesson.
The instrument recording course covers various ways to record a typical band
including vocals, drums, guitars and bass. Across the 28 video segments users will
learn key audio fundamentals, as well as discover a range of ways to mic instruments
and vocals, with the pros and cons of each technique explained and discussed.
Filmed in the world renowned Studio 301 and featuring rock band “Hell City
Glamours” this course will defi nitely rock your pocket!
Veteran sound designer and best-selling author Ric Viers takes the helm in the
broadcast recording course, guiding viewers through a wide range of topics
including location recording, ENG, voice-over and ADR, podcasting, DLSR oncamera
miking, foley and sound effect recording.
After installing the app, users can browse the available courses and individual videos
and download those that they are interested in to their Apple device. A one-touch
trash function makes it easy to manage the videos stored on your iPhone and iPad.
Users also have the opportunity to share segments that they fi nd particularly insightful or entertaining via Facebook,
Twitter or email.
“The iPhone and iPad are perfect platforms for RØDE University.” commented Damien Wilson, Global Marketing
Director for RØDE Microphones “From the very beginning we designed RØDE Uni to fi t in with the lifestyle of our
users by ensuring all the content was to-the-point and entertaining. Now the added convenience of being able
to watch anywhere at any time, even without a data connection makes it really easy and simple to get your audio
knowledge up-to-speed while on the train, waiting for a bus, or between classes”.
The RØDE University app is available as a free download now through the App Store, or can be downloaded by
Visit RØDE University online at www.rodeuniversity.com