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GarageBand '08 Essential Training

with Garrick Chow

Video: Welcome

Musician Garrick Chow creates a song from scratch using loops, software instruments, and real instruments in GarageBand.
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  1. 2m 48s
    1. Welcome
    2. Installing GarageBand loops
      2m 5s
  2. 21m 42s
    1. The GarageBand interface
      10m 38s
    2. Regions
      1m 27s
    3. Creating a new project
      3m 46s
    4. Adding tracks
      5m 51s
  3. 1h 8m
    1. The Loop Browser
      11m 6s
    2. Real and software loops
      7m 48s
    3. Adding loops to the timeline
      13m 33s
    4. Transposing loops
      12m 54s
    5. Customizing loop effects
      5m 28s
    6. Creating your own loops
      4m 48s
    7. Importing audio tracks
      4m 51s
    8. Using Magic GarageBand
      7m 52s
  4. 1h 8m
    1. About MIDI
      9m 43s
    2. Connecting a keyboard controller
      4m 28s
    3. Recording a software instrument track
      4m 4s
    4. Adding another track
      3m 12s
    5. Cycle recording
      7m 46s
    6. Splitting a drum track into multiple tracks
      5m 0s
    7. Software track editing
      12m 48s
    8. Advanced software track editing
      8m 30s
    9. Transposing regions
      4m 14s
    10. Creating a click track
      6m 13s
    11. Editing and printing musical notation
      2m 32s
  5. 59m 0s
    1. Getting sounds into your Mac
      6m 41s
    2. Microphone types
      6m 33s
    3. Setting input levels
      5m 33s
    4. Recording a real instrument track
      10m 0s
    5. Multi-take recording
      7m 46s
    6. Multi-track recording
      4m 35s
    7. Customizing effects (gate, compressor, visual equalizer)
      11m 41s
    8. Customizing effects (echo, reverb) and saving effects settings
      6m 11s
  6. 55m 36s
    1. Getting organized
      7m 22s
    2. Defining and editing arrangements
      8m 27s
    3. Editing and mixing
      15m 24s
    4. Pan control and pan curves
      6m 50s
    5. Volume curves
      3m 41s
    6. Automating effects
      3m 8s
    7. The Master track
      5m 4s
    8. Exporting to iTunes
      5m 40s
  7. 39m 24s
    1. What is a podcast?
      4m 22s
    2. Recording a voice track
      3m 36s
    3. Adding background music
      9m 39s
    4. Enhancing the podcast
      7m 36s
    5. Video podcasting
      6m 34s
    6. Exporting to iTunes and iWeb
      7m 37s
  8. 32s
    1. Goodbye

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GarageBand '08 Essential Training
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GarageBand '08 allows users to create and edit music on the Mac, whether for podcasts or professional movie soundtracks. Musician and expert instructor Garrick Chow demonstrates how to create a song entirely from scratch using loops, software instruments, and real instruments. Even non-musicians can get in on the game with the new Magic GarageBand feature. In addition, Garrick explains how to perform multi-track recording, automate effects, export sound files to iTunes, and much more. Exercise files accompany the tutorials.

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