Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Equalizing tracks, part of GarageBand Essential Training.
- [Instructor] Okay, in these next couple of movies,…I wanna touch on some ways you can improve,…and enhance the sounds of your individual tracks…in GarageBand.…Let's start by talking about equalization or EQ.…I'm gonna select and solo the snare drum track.…And let's open up the Smart Controls.…By the way, the keyboard shortcut for toggling…the Smart Controls area is b,…as in baker.…Now, as we previously saw,…the Smart Controls area in GarageBand,…includes a tab to access the visual EQ settings.…
I'm just gonna make this a little bit larger here.…This is an eight band graphic equalizer,…and every track has its own EQ settings…which you can use to optimize the sound of the tracks.…If you've used graphic equalizers…in other audio editing applications,…you should have no trouble using this one in GarageBand,…but here's a quick overview in case you're not familiar…with working with EQs.…So in the case of the snare track,…this is currently a completely flat EQ.…It's not affecting the sound of the track…in any way at the moment.…
- 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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