Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Grouping faders, part of iPad Music Production: Auria.
Mixing a song often involves first mixing two or more tracks together until they blend…well before moving on to other parts of the song.…For example, you might first spend your time mixing your drums and then adding your bass…before working on your rhythm guitar.…Later you might mix your background vocal tracks together before blending them with the lead vocal.…Once you have some other tracks mixed to your satisfaction, you are most likely want…to keep them that way as you mix other parts of your song.…What if those tracks are too quiet or too loud?…Ideally, you don't have to move each individual fader up or down again as you develop the rest of your mix.…
Auria gives you a couple of options for locking multiple tracks together so you can control…their levels with a single fader.…In fact, I already mention fader grouping previously, let's take a slightly more in-depth look here.…I have the drum tracks and the bass mixed pretty close to how I want them to be in relation to each other.…I just don't know how loud I want them to be in relation to the rest of the song, so…
This course will be updated regularly as new features are added to Auria, so check back often. Working with a different app? Check out other installments in this series, including iPad Music Production: GarageBand and iPad Music Production: AmpliTube.
- Creating a new project
- Importing audio
- Using external audio inputs
- Recording tracks
- Using Auto-Punch
- Overdubbing a track
- Trimming regions and adding fades
- Using auxiliaries
- Using automation
- Creating snapshots
- Exporting your project
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 7/19/2013. What changed?
A: We added new videos, and re-recorded some other ones, to reflect changes to Auria, including time stretching and the ability to take snapshots of your mixes. We also included information on how to deal with anticipated updates to Auria and make sure our training is always up to date.
Audio Foundations: EQ and Filterswith Brian Lee White2h 28m Intermediate
iPad Music Production: AmpliTubewith Garrick Chow1h 46m Beginner
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