The Formant Too adjusts the timbre of a sound. It can be useful for offsetting pitch changes and for creative changes to the timbre. Type in a value for a specific formant shift, or double click to reset the formant change.
- [Voiceover] The formant tool allows you to adjust…the tambour of the sound.…This can be useful for altering the sound…when make large changes in pitch.…For example, if you're taking a note…that was performed lower in a singer's range…and shifting the pitch up.…Adjusting the formant along with the pitch…can make the result sound more natural.…Another great use of the formant tool…is in the creation of fake harmonies or doubles.…For example, if you duplicate a track…and then alter the pitch and timing…to create a harmony part.…Adjusting the formant can give it more…of its own unique character.…
The same could be applied to making…a double of an existing part.…Using the formant change, along with…minor pitch and timing changes,…to thicken the sound.…That said, there's no substitute for recording live doubles.…Let's take a look at how this works.…Click to select the formant tool…or use the default key command F3.…You can also right-click and select from the contextual menu…if you prefer that approach.…The view in the note editor changes…
- Creating a new Melodyne project
- Importing, recording, and transferring audio
- Managing tracks
- Using the Pitch, Amplitude, and Timing tools
- Correcting pitch and timing automatically with macros
- Editing meter and tempo
- Using DNA and the sound editor
- Exporting audio
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Setting Up
3. Using Tools and Macros
4. Editing and Exporting
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