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Punching in

From: Up and Running with Studio One

Video: Punching in

Punching in refers to the act of recording an over dub in a specific section of the track, as suppose to recording an entire track from the beginning to the end of the song. The punch in point is where the recording over dub begins and the punch out point is where it ends. I'll go ahead and solo out a section of the guitar track that needs to be punched, measures 13 to 17. I'll place the play head at measure 13 and take a listen. (MUSIC) And right there around measure 15, you can hear a low e that creeps into the chord changes.

Punching in

Punching in refers to the act of recording an over dub in a specific section of the track, as suppose to recording an entire track from the beginning to the end of the song. The punch in point is where the recording over dub begins and the punch out point is where it ends. I'll go ahead and solo out a section of the guitar track that needs to be punched, measures 13 to 17. I'll place the play head at measure 13 and take a listen. (MUSIC) And right there around measure 15, you can hear a low e that creeps into the chord changes.

One more time. (MUSIC) So, I'll unsolo the guitar track and define, using my Range tool, measures 13 to 17. I'll hit the i key, which then, turns on my Auto Punch tool, right here at the bottom of the transport. And I'll place the play head a couple of bars before measure 13, so that Dave has room to prepare for the punch in point. I hit Record, and you'll see that when we get to measure 13, the recording will automatically take place and it will stop at measure 17.

(MUSIC) Let's take a listen back. Starting at measure 11 again. (MUSIC) Excellent. That cleaned up the mistake. Everyone makes mistakes during the recording process.

And Studio One makes it very easy to punch in and correct your recording mistakes when necessary.

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Up and Running with Studio One

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  1. 2m 20s
    1. Welcome
      49s
    2. What you should know before watching this course
      30s
    3. Using the exercise files
      1m 1s
  2. 12m 56s
    1. Navigating the Start page
      1m 32s
    2. Setting up your artist profile
      2m 11s
    3. Configuring your audio devices
      2m 51s
    4. Working with external devices
      2m 18s
    5. Exploring other options
      4m 4s
  3. 19m 53s
    1. Creating a new song
      2m 46s
    2. Navigating the Browser
      2m 1s
    3. Navigating the Transport
      1m 44s
    4. Dragging and dropping instruments, loops, and effects
      2m 59s
    5. Configuring and recording an instrument track
      1m 23s
    6. Configuring and recording an audio track
      2m 39s
    7. Punching in
      1m 56s
    8. Recording to track layers
      2m 35s
    9. Navigating the Inspector
      1m 50s
  4. 31m 40s
    1. Quantizing MIDI
      3m 21s
    2. Editing MIDI
      2m 21s
    3. Consolidating MIDI regions
      2m 7s
    4. Converting MIDI to audio with Track Transform
      2m 50s
    5. Taking advantage of the Studio One editing tools
      3m 55s
    6. Arranging bundled content
      3m 53s
    7. Comping your takes
      3m 25s
    8. Trimming audio, creating fades, and changing region gain
      3m 42s
    9. Tuning audio with Melodyne
      4m 34s
    10. Creating Folder Tracks
      1m 32s
  5. 19m 18s
    1. Navigating the Mixer
      2m 52s
    2. Setting up and routing FX and buses
      4m 23s
    3. Working with FX chains and presets
      3m 8s
    4. Recording and writing automation
      3m 34s
    5. Exporting your mix
      5m 21s
  6. 19m 59s
    1. Preparing songs for mastering and navigating the Project page
      5m 14s
    2. Utilizing EQ, compression, and limiting
      5m 23s
    3. Making changes to your original mix during mastering
      3m 25s
    4. Exporting the finished product
      5m 57s
  7. 8m 13s
    1. Publishing to SoundCloud
      2m 51s
    2. Uploading your song to Nimbit
      1m 59s
    3. Accessing user-generated content with PreSonus Exchange
      3m 23s
  8. 1m 8s
    1. Next steps
      1m 8s

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