Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Working with synth sounds, part of GarageBand Essential Training.
- [Instructor] Even though we haven't gone…specifically into the details of working with…every single software instrument here,…in this movie, I did want to go a little bit…into working with the synth instruments in GarageBand.…I'm gonna create a new project with the keyboard collection…and as we've seen before this generates a new project…with several piano, organ and synthesizers tracks…already created for us.…I'm just gonna close the library so we can see that…selection a little bit more.…I'll just pull my volume down a little bit here.…(piano sound)…So you can see all of my keyboards that are here by default…and the Smart Control panel is also opened by default…and with each instrument we select,…we see different Smart Controls.…
So for instruments like with the piano…and the electric piano,…we see knobs for tone control, compression and effects.…For the organ we see switches and the sliders…like you'd see on a real organ.…And then for some of the synthesizers,…for example in this case like the 80s Sync Lead,…
- 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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