Making soundtracks with SmartSound


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Making soundtracks with SmartSound

There is a feature inside Premiere Elements that allows you to create music, more or less from scratch, and have it pretty closely match the length of your piece. That feature is called SmartSound. If you want to follow along with this project, open up 09-smartsound. When you do that you will see there are ten clips here in the Timeline that I arranged for this piece. It's a nice little piece with the tight, wide, tight and wide, it's about two minutes long. Let's see how long it is exactly. There you go. It's 2:01:19. So about two minutes and two seconds. I want to have a piece of music that matches that length and I want it to be music that fits the style of the piece, this kind of quiet, soothing sort of style.

Well, I could go out and rip music off a CD, and it would maybe be more or less as long as this piece, but I would probably have to shorten it or put a fade at the end or something like that. Plus, I'll be using music that people recogniz, and I would rath...

Making soundtracks with SmartSound
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Making soundtracks with SmartSound provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Jeff Sengstack as part of the Premiere Elements 7 Essential Training

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