Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating new tracks, part of Pro Tools 10 Essential Training.
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When starting up a new session, you'll need to create some tracks.…In this video, I am going to explain the different types of tracks and how…to create them.…If you go to the Track menu and choose New, you'll see the New Tracks dialog.…Here is where you are going to create all of your new tracks.…You can also access this New Tracks dialog with the shortcuts, Command+Shift+N…on a Mac, or Ctrl+Shift+N in Windows.…When you open up the New Tracks dialog, it automatically defaults to this, Create…1, new Mono, Audio Track in Samples format.…
So we can choose the number of tracks we want.…We can also choose the format;…here we have Mono or Stereo.…Mono is 1 track and stereo is 2, left and right.…If you have the complete production toolkit or Pro Tools HDX, you'll also see…surround sound types here, offering many multi-channel options.…You can also choose the track type.…You can choose from Audio Track, Aux Input track, Master Fader, MIDI Track…and Instrument Track.…
If you have the complete production toolkit or Pro Tools HDX, you'll also see…
- Exploring the Pro Tools interface
- Selecting inputs, outputs, and busses
- Understanding signal paths and gain stages
- Setting up Pro Tools hardware and software properly
- Importing audio from multiple sources
- Recording and editing audio and MIDI
- Adjusting time, tempo, meter, key, and chord in arrangements
- Mixing and mastering a session
- Setting up an effects loop
- Importing and displaying video
- Adding music, Foley, ADR, and FX
- Archiving a session
Skill Level Beginner
Pro Tools Mixing and Masteringwith Brian Lee White10h 32m Intermediate
Music Editing for TV and Film in Pro Toolswith Skye Lewin3h 30m Intermediate
Audio for Film and Video with Pro Toolswith Scott Hirsch5h 9m Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Learning the Interface
4. Recording Audio
5. Editing Audio
6. Arranging a Session
7. Recording MIDI Data
8. Editing MIDI
11. Mixing and Mastering
12. Working with Video
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