Recording Techniques

Whether you record audio in a home or professional studio, our recording techniques courses can help you capture vocal and instrument tracks that are crisp and rich. Discover how to work with different types of microphones, set up your recording space, and record better live audio.

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  • view course page for Up and Running with Audacity

    Shows nonaudio professionals how to set up Audacity, a free audio editor and recorder for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux, and start recording live audio.

    1h 49m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Drum Recording Session with Josh Freese

    Watch the pros at work in a real drum recording session at a top LA studio, EastWest. GRAMMY-winning engineer Ryan Hewitt records with A-list drummer Josh Freese.

    1h 27m
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  • view course page for Drum Setup and Mic'ing in the Studio

    GRAMMY-winning recording engineer Ryan Hewitt explains his techniques for capturing drum sounds. "Drum Doctor" Ross Garfield consults with Ryan on a real-world studio setup for a session with A-list drummer Josh Freese.

    1h 14m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Maschine 2

    JK "saintjoe" Swopes—educator behind MaschineTutorials.com—shows how to get started creating your own beats, hooks, and harmonies with Maschine.

    2h 20m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for The Creative Spark: Larry Crane, Recording Engineer and Music Producer

    Larry Crane, critically acclaimed record producer and founder of Tape Op magazine, describes his self-taught, largely trial-and-error path to success in the music industry.

    15m 13s
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  • view course page for Logic Pro X Essential Training

    Takes you over the Logic Pro learning curve, showing how to compose, record, edit, and mix great sounding music.

    7h 20m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with SONAR X2

    Take control of every step of the audio production process and start making great sounding music in this fast-paced SONAR X2 tutorial.

    3h 8m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for iPad Music Production: AmpliTube

    Introduces AmpliTube, a studio-quality app for playing guitar and bass through the iPad and recording a collection of classic and modern guitar sounds.

    1h 46m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for iPad Music Production: Auria

    Record great-sounding music with Auria, the first major digital audio workstation designed specifically for the iPad.

    2h 41m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Ableton Live 9 Essential Training

    Create music in real time, on stage, or while producing in the studio, with Ableton Live.

    7h 24m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Ableton Live 9

    Discover how to get started creating and recording music with Ableton Live 9 in just two hours.

    2h 11m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Reason 6.5

    Get a jumpstart on Reason, the virtual music studio used by some of the world's most popular musicians and DJs.

    2h 46m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Audio Recording Techniques

    Audio Recording Techniques with Bobby Owsinski

    Discover the industry secrets to recording crisp, rich vocals and instruments tracks, as renowned audio engineer Bobby Owsinski walks through the process of miking and tracking a complete song by Underground Sun recording artist Iyeoka and A-list session musicians in a top-of-the-line studio in a way that is applicable to any recording space and musical genre.

    5h 17m
    Beginner
     
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