Synopses & Reviews
Get ready to explore the world of computer music creation with Pro Tools LE 6! Even if you've never created music on your computer, "Pro Tools LE 6 Ignite!" will give you the skills you need to record and mix with confidence. Steps are presented with easy-to-follow clarity and are accompanied by screen shots that make it easy to dive into the features of this amazing digital audio workstation. Begin with the basic techniques of recording, editing, and mixing MIDI and digital audio. Then, get ready to harness the power of Pro Tools as you explore software effects, virtual instruments, and mixes that you can automate and edit with some of the best tools in the business. Ignite your music with the power of Pro Tools LE 6!
Learn the skills you need to record and mix with confidence. Steps are presented with easy-to-follow clarity and are accompanied by screen shots that make it easy to dive into the features of this amazing digital audio workstation.
About the Author
Andrew Hagerman began his musical life at the early age of eight as an aspiring tubist. Excelling at his craft, he studied at the prestigious Northwestern University in Chicago. During his time there, he also discovered a passion for position and arranging. As a performer, he has performed in numerous ensembles of all types. As a composer, he has been very active in the creation of planetarium and science center soundtracks, and his work can be heard worldwide. Presently the Associate Course Director of Advanced Audio Workstations at Full Sail Real World Education in Winter Park, Florida, Mr. Hagerman coordinates and guides the curriculum of one of the largest digital audio workstation lab environments in the world.
Table of Contents
Introduction 1. Welcome to Pro Tools LE 6 2. Getting the Big Picture 3. Getting Started with Audio 4. Basic Editing 5. Recording Audio 6. Using MIDI 7. More Editing 8. Basic Mixing 9. Finishing Touches 10. Moving to the Next Level: Tips and Tricks Appendix A: Sound, Digital Audio, and MIDI: A Primer Appendix B: Pro Tools Shortcuts