Sound FX and Technology

Connect. Collaborate. Create.

Sound FX and technology

Let’s collaborate together through the inspiration of books!
45-60 min single class (Grades 1-8)

STYLE assists students in exploring the sounds inside of movies, TV and video games. We will explore sound FX, dialogue and soundtracks. Through videos of the nature that surrounds the city, we will bring technology to the forefront as we discuss the science of sound, the creativity behind Foley artists, the magic of how music changes movies and the dialogue needed to communicate what is on screen.

Sound FX and technology Includes:

  • STYLE teaching artist(s)
  • Videos of the nature that surrounds Seattle
  • Cross-curricular lessons that combine Science, ELA and technology.
  • Discussions surrounding the images on the screen and the technology behind creating sounds
  • Webpage for each class
  • Creation of original movie clip in collaboration with Teaching Artist and students
  • Recording of each class’s creation (Mp3 download or email)

We align with the Common Core State Standards and 21st Century Skills.

Learn more about what the STYLE Read-Aloud and Soundtrack program can do for your school.

Project Based Learning

Students work in a highly collaborative environment, building lasting connections to reading, music, fellow classmates, and the world.


We challenge students to think critically and connect the themes of a book to themselves, to other texts, and to real world problems.


Students collaborate in the songwriting process, applying their connections and conversations to generate a song inspired by the book.


Taking their collaborative work to the next level, students create artwork and a professional recording of their song using 21st century skills and technology.

Remote Learning Programs for the 2020-21 school year

Booking coming soon!

Be inspired

Create a song inspired by a book of your choice!

Specialized Programming for your school or library

What do you need?

STYLE is ready to work with your schools schedule and needs. We know this is going to be a year of learning, collaboration and compromise. We are ready to work with you and your students.

Integrated Arts Education

Live weekly concerts

Live music every week

We love to perform for you all. We’ll play some tunes, talk about why we chose those songs and bring some great sing-alongs for the whole family.

STYLE In-School Programs

Not available until restrictions are lifted

Five Day Residency

We will take your students on a journey from finding inspiration in a book, to recording in a professional recording studio environment.


We’ll come to your school and put on a music/reading oriented assembly. Educational and fun!

Assembly Plus

It’s our standard assembly program plus some additional individual classroom sessions.

Sound FX and Foley

This program focuses on the creation of sound effects inside movies TV, video games, live theater and radio.

Thunderbird / Seahawks

Create a sports anthem inspired by the Native American story of the Thunderbird.

Harry Potter

A full STYLE concert inspired by the beloved novels of JK Rowling!

Winnie the Pooh

A full STYLE concert inspired by AA Milne’s beloved tales!

Variety Show

STYLE performs a full concert of music inspired by the children’s books we all love.

Bring STYLE to your school.

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