Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Recording and compositing multiple takes, part of GarageBand Essential Training (2014).
…Previously, we looked at how to record a real instrument track as well as how to…fix mistakes by punching in either on the same track or on to a new duplicate track.…But sometimes all the stopping and starting can…get really tedious and ruin the groove you're in.…Especially when you need to stop recording, trim…regions and reposition the play head between takes.…So in this video, I want to show you a feature that allows you…to perform back to back attempts at a selected section of your recording.…You can then choose which take to keep, or even…chop up the takes, and use the best parts of each one.…So, I still have the rhythm guitar track that we recorded in the previous…movie here, and for this example we're going to add a lead guitar over the intro.…
I've already created a second guitar track and I've chosen a sound for it.…Again we can do this by going to the library with the track selected.…In this case we've gone into crunch guitar and broken up Brit.…Alright, so to perform multiple takes in a row, we need…
- 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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