Celebrity Remix Weekly Challenge
Week Six Challenge
Remix with Gratitude: Say Thank-You Through EarSketch
(Post to SoundCloud by Monday, May 11th at 12:00pm PST, but you can continue
to share your song to earn plays through Wednesday, May 13th at 11:00am PST.)
Week 1: https://youtu.be/zIBzF5EiOPw
Week 2: https://youtu.be/-_7zLwBAj24
Week 4: https://youtu.be/An9owh47pls
Weekly Webinar: (from Black Girls Code)
1.Register at https://www.amazonfutureengineer.com/earsketch
2.Create an account on SoundCloud. This will allow you to share your music for a chance to win prizes.
3. Go to EarSketch
Sharing on SoundCloud
To enter your song in the challenge, you will share
your EarSketch Song to SoundCloud. Follow these
directions below to share:
1. Select "Share" from the Script Menu
2. Share on "SoundCloud" tab
3. Click "Upload"
4. Popup window prompts for SoundCloud login
Share on Social Media
Share your song to other social media to get more plays for the opportunity to win. On the SoundCloud page for your song, use the icons for social media or paste the link to your track to any other social media
We will award Amazon Gift cards to the songs that receive the most amount of plays and fills the challenge requirements. We will award prizes one week after the submission deadline. You will receive an email from if you have been selected as a winner.
This week we are challenging you to say Thank You through Code. As we navigate our time at home during this pandemic, you may want to show your gratitude for our essential workers, healthcare workers, teachers, or a friends (who may keep you entertained on zoom). You may be thankful for your health, your family, or maybe just chocolate…whatever it is, we want you to share. Use your fitMedia(), setEffect(), and makeBeat() functions and your for-loops to create a song that shows your gratitude. This week’s challenge will be a good review of everything we have learned over the last five weeks and you will learn how to use comments to explain the purpose of your song.
The remix must be a minimum of 20 seconds but less than 2 minutes
It must include at least one stem from Common or Ciara
It must include comments to explain the purpose of your song
You should use other functions such as fitMedia (), setEffect () or makeBeat or for-loops to compose your song.