Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Enabling simultaneous multitrack recording, part of GarageBand Essential Training.
…Okay, in this video, I want to show you how…to enable and use Garage Band's multitrack recording capabilities.…Now just to be clear, when you use the word multitrack, to some…people, that just means having an audio editing program that is capable of having…individual multiple tracks, but in this…case I'm specifically referring to simultaneous multitrack…recording, meaning the ability to record more than one input at the same time.…This is what allows you to record two or more musicians onto their own tracks or…to record a drum kit that you've miked with several mics.…Now as I mentioned in the first movie of…this chapter, in order to do this, you'll need to…have an audio input device that allows for more…than one input into the device at the same time.…
I also gave you a couple of examples for devices in that movie.…So if necessary you can go back and review.…And in this case I still have the apogee…quartet connected to my Mac and it allows four inputs.…Now in order to record multiple tracks at once in garage band we need to change some…
- 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 the Share menu
- Controlling GarageBand remotely from an iPad
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 11/24/2014. What changed?
A: We added one new movie ("What's new in GarageBand 10.0.3") and revised three others ("Customizing the bass sound," "Using Audio Unit and third-party plugins," and "Using the Share menu") to reflect the changes in GarageBand 10.0.3.
Q: This course was updated on 8/03/2015. What changed?
A: We added two new movies, one covering the general 6/30/2015 update to GarageBand and one at the end of chapter 3 on working with and automating the new synth sounds and Transform Pad.
Learning Songwriting: GarageBandwith Garrick Chow1h 36m Beginner
Music Production Secrets: Larry Crane on Mixingwith Larry Crane1h 51m 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
7. Other Features
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