Audacity gives you the ability to combine multiple audio files together, while being able to adjust the volume level of each track individually to create a mix. In this video, learn about how to add more tracks to your project.
- [Instructor] When working in an Audacity project, … you'll have the ability to record or import multiple tracks. … This allows you to combine multiple audio files together … while being able to adjust the volume level … of each track individually to create a mix. … In the previous movie I recorded a short bit of audio … onto this first track. … It's the intro to a podcast I'm creating. … In fact, I'm going to click the track name … where it currently says Audio Track, … and select Name, … and change this to Intro. … When you're working with multiple tracks, … you'll definitely want to give your tracks … good, understandable names. … Now, before we record a second track, … let's go into Audacity's Preferences. … You'll go to Edit Preferences in Windows. … And here I'm going to select Recording. … And notice that Record on a new track is currently checked. … I'm going to leave it like that and click OK. … That means any time I hit the Record button … a new track will be created. … Now I'm going to make sure the playhead …
- Downloading and installing Audacity
- Importing audio
- Setting up hardware to record
- Recording two tracks simultaneously
- Basic editing and common effects
- Splitting clips
- Exporting a project
- Inserting silence
- Bleeping unwanted words and sounds
Skill Level Beginner
Audio Foundations: Delay and Modulationwith Alex U. Case2h 20m Intermediate
1. Getting Started
3. Basic Editing
4. Common Tasks
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