Garageband: Create final mixdown and export a finished song


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Creating a final mixdown: Exporting a finished song to disk

When you feel that everything is in place it's time to create your mixdown or balance of your song. Now I've made a few changes between the last movie and this movie, just a few minor things that I wanted to make sure were in place. For example, I added a little bit of volume automation to the acoustic guitar track, also a little bit more to the dreamy texture track, and I worked on the sound of the vocal a little bit more as well. I've got a couple more automation moments in there as well as some of the effects that I've added. I actually added an Overdrive to kind of give a little more bite and a little more brightness and presence to the overall sound.

So you can explore those too and check out what I did there. On our master track, however, if I click the Browse tab I would like to add one of GarageBand's preset sort of mastering scenarios if you will. So in this case, I'm going to look under the Rock category since this is a rock tune, and I'm going to go...

Creating a final mixdown: Exporting a finished song to disk
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Creating a final mixdown: Exporting a finished song to disk provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Todd Howard as part of the GarageBand '11 Essential Training

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Audio + Music
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GarageBand
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