Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting up MIDI in Pro Tools, part of Pro Tools 10 Essential Training.
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Once you've added and configured all of your MIDI devices in your MIDI…Studio Setup, there are few things to take care of in Pro Tools to make…using MIDI easier.…First, let's go to the Setup menu.…Choose MIDI > Input Devices.…Here you'll see the MIDI Input Enable window where all of your devices should be…checked off; if they are not, check them.…These are the devices that actually input MIDI data into Pro Tools.…You won't see any devices on this list that are just sound modules and that…don't create MIDI data, only devices that actually create the MIDI data.…
Your window will probably look a little different than mine here, with different…devices, but just make sure that they are all checked off. Then click OK.…Next, go the Options menu and make sure that MIDI Thru is checked off.…This allows you to monitor MIDI tracks while recording them.…When using MIDI Thru, disable Local Control on your MIDI devices; otherwise they…may receive the same MIDI data twice, creating stuck notes or a phase-like…
- 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
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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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