Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Edit software tracks, part of GarageBand Essential Training.
- [Instructor] As I've been mentioning…throughout this chapter, the beauty of recording…software instruments is that you're free…to go in and fix your performance…in terms of timing or the notes you played,…after you've made your recording.…Let's select the Bass track…and as we previously saw, with the MIDI region selected…when I open up the Editor pane, I'll see the notes I played…represented as little horizontal dots and dashes.…The editor pane is where you can work the magic…that turns a shaky performance into…a nearly flawless masterpiece,…now don't feel like you're cheating if you go in…and clean up your music.…
There's definitely something to be said for being able…to play a whole piano part or a rhythm guitar line…all the way through with no mistakes.…But this rarely happens.…Even the music you hear on the radio…by professional musicians and vocalists has been edited,…chopped up and created out of multiple takes.…Depending on your own personal philosophy,…you might think there's nothing as soulless as a perfectly…
- Creating a new project
- Adding tracks
- Working with loops
- Recording software instrument tracks
- Getting real sounds into your Mac
- Recording and compositing multiple tracks
- Arranging, editing, and mixing your project
- Sharing your music with others
Skill Level Beginner
Learning Songwriting: GarageBandwith Garrick Chow1h 36m Beginner
Music Production Secrets: Larry Crane on Recordingwith Larry Crane2h 21m Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Working with Loops and Drummer
3. Working with Software Instruments
4. Working with Real Instruments
5. Arranging, Editing, and Mixing Your Project
6. Exporting, Sharing, and Archiving Your Project
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