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We covered basic punching in and punching out in the previous movie. And now, it's time to record using Studio One's Track Layers feature. Track Layers allows us to record multiple ideas to a single track. Underneath the Options menu, I'll select Record Take to Layers. Next, I will turn down the volume of our first guitar track, so that Dave isn't drowned out by the sound of the first track as he lays down his second part. I'll record enable guitar two, and add an instance of Ampire, selecting the same preset that we used for the last guitar part.
Except, I will go into the Stomps window and add a delay. Go ahead and play, Dave. (MUSIC) Excellent. Next, I'll put Studio One in Loop Record. I'll use my Range tool, and turn looping on by pressing the Forward slash key. Next, I will turn Pre-roll on, and that will give Dave a one bar pre-roll. And now, we have a range of measures five to nine that will continuously loop, and all of Dave's ideas will be archived onto one track.
(MUSIC) As you can see, all three of Dave's takes are now listed underneath guitar two.
All I need to do to activate a take is to simply click on the Activate Layer button and the take I'm interested in listening to pops to the top of the list and I can listen to it. Let's solo it out. (MUSIC) If I wanted to listen to take two, I highlight take two, and click the Activate Layers arrow and take two is now at top of the list for me to listen.
(MUSIC) We now have a group of recorded takes. And in an upcoming movie, I'll show you how to take bits and pieces from each of these three layers resulting in what is called a composite take.
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