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Scott Hirsch

Scott Hirsch Scott Hirsch is a sound designer, an editor and mixer for film and video, a musician, and an audio engineer. Scott's straightforward approach to teaching professional audio concepts, including applications such as Pro Tools, Logic Pro, and Reason, has brought indispensable knowledge and boundless creativity to his students. As a sound designer, editor, and mixer for film and video, his selected credits include sound design for the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival special jury mention, Stand Clear of the Closing Doors, and director Jonathan Caouette's short All Flowers in Time. He was the sound effects editor on the 2012 feature The Comedy, Sundance 2011 and IFC feature Septien, and Outfest 2013 outstanding screenwriting and best dramatic feature winner, Test. Scott was the supervising sound editor and re-recording mixer on Cannes Film Festival 2012 and SXSW best short winner The Chair, Seattle Film Festival short film winner Mobile Homes, and cult favorite Plagues & Pleasures of the Salton Sea, as well as countless other narrative films and documentaries. Musically, he engineers and plays multiple instruments with the bands Hiss Golden Messenger, Family Band, and his own project Dunedin Dunedin. Scott received his master's degree in music technology from New York University, where he concentrated his studies on 3D and spatial audio. He is an adjunct professor at NYU's Music Technology department and at Stephen F. Austin State University's Sound Recording Technology program. Scott is the coauthor of the Wiley/Sybex book Pro Tools® 7 Session Secrets: Professional Recipes for High-Octane Results.
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  • view course page for Synth Programming Basics

    Learn how synthesis actually works, how to sculpt sound with filters and envelopes, and how to craft your own synth patches, including leads, pads, drums, and bass.

    1h 32m
    Intermediate
     
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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 Building a Commercial Soundtrack in Audition

    Learn how to create a high-energy, engaging soundtrack for an Internet or TV commercial that underscores your client's brand and visual message.

    53m 30s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Mixing a Short Film with Logic Pro

    Explore a powerful round-trip workflow between Logic Pro and Final Cut Pro that enables sound editors to quickly mix dialogue, sound effects, and music for film.

    1h 24m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Mixing a Short Film with Pro Tools

    Explore a powerful round-trip workflow between Avid Media Composer and Pro Tools to quickly mix dialogue, sound effects, and music for film.

    1h 24m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Mixing a Short Film with Audition

    Shows filmmakers and audio engineers how to import, edit, mix, and export the dialogue, sound effects, and music for a short film and provide the best audio impact for the video's story.

    1h 4m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Audio Post Workflow with Final Cut Pro X and Pro Tools

    Demonstrates how to transfer audio from Final Cut Pro to Pro Tools with X2 Pro Audio Convert.

    57m 55s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Audio for Film and Video with Pro Tools

    Create an evocative sound mix for a film or video, built from basic audio collected during the shoot and transformed into a final mix using Pro Tools 9.

    5h 9m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Logic Pro 9 Essential Training

    Harness the power and flexibility of Apple’s songwriting software to record, edit, and mix music.

    5h 25m
    Beginner
     
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