Quantizing MIDI tracks


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Quantizing MIDI tracks

Quantizing is the process of aligning MIDI nodes to a rhythmic grid to get the more in time or to change the rhythmic feel of a performance. Some notes may be moved forward in time while others may be moved back and some notes will be more drastically affected than others. A Quantize Grid determines the beat boundaries to which notes are aligned and we can use a grid with note values from whole notes to 64 notes with any tuplet divisions in between. In this secession here we have got a drum beat and the base that are soloed and those are the two tracks that I'm going to be working on this video.

Let's listen to what we have got so far. (Music playing.) Now that's not bad. The drumbeat was programmed in using the Pencil tool to drop these notes in. Meanwhile this base track was actually played in on a MIDI keyboard. So this drum track is very much already aligned to the grid while the base track is not.

Now it's simple enough to quantize a MIDI performance so that each o...

Quantizing MIDI tracks
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Quantizing MIDI tracks provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by David Franz as part of the Pro Tools 8 Essential Training

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Audio + Music
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