Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Importing MIDI, part of Pro Tools 9 Essential Training.
Importing MIDI files into a Pro Tools session is pretty straightforward, much…like importing audio.…In this video, I am going to show you two ways to import MIDI files.…The first way is go to File > Import > MIDI.…Now you can choose a MIDI file contained on any hard drive connected to your computer.…In this case, I am going to choose the Mini Grand.mid--mid represents a MIDI…file--and I'll choose Open.…The MIDI Import Options dialog opens up, and you can choose where you want it…to go, so whether you want to put it on a new track or just right into the Region List.…
You can choose the location, whether you want it to start at the session…starting, or spot or use of specific selection, and we can import the tempo map…from the MIDI file, which I want to do, and I am going to Import the key…signature. Because the cursor is at the very beginning of the session and we've…chosen location selection, it's going to go right to the very beginning.…So you see this MIDI region starts right at the very beginning of the session.…
- Exploring the Pro Tools interface
- Choosing a playback engine and other settings
- Setting up Pro Tools hardware and software properly
- Importing audio
- Recording and editing audio and MIDI
- Arranging a session
- Writing and editing automation
- Mixing and mastering a session
- Using automatic delay compensation
- Bouncing down a mix as an MP3
- Importing and displaying video
- Archiving a session
Skill Level Beginner
Pro Tools: Music Editing for TV and Filmwith Skye Lewin3h 30m Intermediate
Mixing and Mastering with Pro Toolswith Brian Lee White9h 18m Intermediate
Pro Tools: Audio for Film and Videowith Scott Hirsch5h 9m Intermediate
1. Getting Set Up in Pro Tools 9
2. Learning the Interface
3. Importing into Pro Tools
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
Archiving an entire session4m 22s
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