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Melodyne Advanced Techniques
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Melodyne Advanced Techniques

with Skye Lewin

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If you are a Premium Member of the lynda.com online training library, you have access to the exercise files used throughout this course. In our Exercise Files folder, we have three subfolders. In our DNA Examples folder, we have two examples that we'll use when we examine Melodyne's Direct Note Access technology. In the Girl Got Attitude folder, we have our Pro Tools session for the Girl Got Attitude song, and in the Audio Files folder, we have each of the audio tracks that we're using in that session and with each of the audio tracks, we have the MDD file for each of those audio tracks that Melodyne will reference when we open the Melodyne session and in our Melodyne folder, we have a Melodyne project file for each video, so that if you want to jump in at any point in our course you can just open the project file that corresponds with the video you're watching.
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  1. 2m 44s
    1. Welcome
      1m 23s
    2. Using the exercise files
      56s
    3. What you should know before watching this course
      25s
  2. 26m 6s
    1. Setting Melodyne preferences and keyboard shortcuts
      4m 28s
    2. Utilizing Melodyne with your digital audio workstation (DAW) through Melodyne Bridge
      6m 42s
    3. Utilizing Melodyne with your DAW through ReWire
      6m 9s
    4. Using Melodyne in a standalone workflow
      8m 47s
  3. 1h 3m
    1. Editing the lead vocal
      2m 5s
    2. Exploring the live editing approach
      9m 49s
    3. Using the "separate first" approach
      9m 31s
    4. Correcting pitch automatically
      10m 48s
    5. Correcting lead vocal pitch
      13m 16s
    6. Correcting lead vocal rhythm
      9m 34s
    7. Finishing up the lead vocals
      8m 55s
  4. 1h 11m
    1. Correcting background vocal pitch
      9m 56s
    2. Correcting background vocal rhythm
      11m 1s
    3. Correcting harmony vocal pitch
      18m 2s
    4. Correcting harmony vocal rhythm
      13m 6s
    5. Creating new background parts
      3m 50s
    6. Creating effects using the Pitch Modulation tool
      13m 44s
    7. Creating effects using the Formant tool
      1m 24s
  5. 6m 31s
    1. Exporting your edits from Melodyne
      3m 17s
    2. Importing your edits into the DAW
      3m 14s
  6. 26m 31s
    1. Revising your edit
      5m 47s
    2. Making further edits using the Melodyne plug-in
      3m 17s
    3. Using Direct Note Access (DNA)
      5m 55s
    4. Changing the tempo of your audio
      1m 35s
    5. Using Melodyne with instruments
      2m 1s
    6. Using MIDI to edit or perform a recording
      5m 47s
    7. Using Melodyne to trigger an instrument
      2m 9s
  7. 36s
    1. Goodbye
      36s

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Melodyne Advanced Techniques
3h 17m Intermediate Sep 14, 2012

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In this course, producer and engineer Skye Lewin reveals the techniques that professional musicians and producers use to get the best-sounding results from Melodyne. The course covers digital audio workstation (DAW) and session preparation, and shows how to perform rhythm and pitch corrections on both lead and background vocals. It includes lessons on importing and exporting tracks between the DAW and the standalone version of Melodyne, as well as utilizing Melodyne as a plug-in, through ReWire, and through Melodyne Bridge. Skye also shows how to use a MIDI keyboard to edit the pitch of a recorded performance in Melodyne and how to trigger a MIDI instrument using an audio recording.

Topics include:
  • Preparing for a standalone Melodyne workflow
  • Setting up a session
  • Using a live editing approach for vocal correction
  • Batch correcting vocals
  • Correcting the pitch and rhythm of vocals
  • Creating new background parts
  • Adding special effects
  • Revising an edit in Melodyne Studio
  • Changing the tempo of your audio
Subjects:
Audio + Music DAWs Mixing Music Production Audio Plug-Ins Mastering
Software:
Melodyne
Author:
Skye Lewin

Using the exercise files

If you are a Premium Member of the lynda.com online training library, you have access to the exercise files used throughout this course. In our Exercise Files folder, we have three subfolders. In our DNA Examples folder, we have two examples that we'll use when we examine Melodyne's Direct Note Access technology. In the Girl Got Attitude folder, we have our Pro Tools session for the Girl Got Attitude song, and in the Audio Files folder, we have each of the audio tracks that we're using in that session and with each of the audio tracks, we have the MDD file for each of those audio tracks that Melodyne will reference when we open the Melodyne session and in our Melodyne folder, we have a Melodyne project file for each video, so that if you want to jump in at any point in our course you can just open the project file that corresponds with the video you're watching.

If you are a monthly, or annual member, you won't have access to the exercise files but you can certainly follow along using your own example material. Now let's get started with Melodyne Advanced Techniques.

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