Preparing to record


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Preparing to record

While Ableton Live includes a library full of useful audio and MIDI clips, as well as a collection of great virtual instruments, it's likely that at some point, you'll also want to record audio into an Ableton Live Set. In this video, we will discuss the signal path through a computer-based recording system, how to set the resolution for the audio you want to record, and the basic considerations in preparing to record. So the components of a recording system include the sound source which you are going to record, and then usually a microphone which converts a sound pressure wave to an electrical signal, then an audio interface whose primary components are audio converters: first, analog-to-digital converters which convert the audio from an electrical signal to a digital signal, and then so we can listen to the audio coming out of computer, digital-to-analog converters which convert the digital signal back to an electrical signal.

Note that Ableton Live will run without an externa...

Preparing to record
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Preparing to record provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Rick Schmunk as part of the Ableton Live 8 Essential Training

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Audio + Music
Software:
Ableton Live
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