Pro Tools 8: Music Production, Recording, Editing, and Mixing (Google eBook)

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Taylor & Francis, Apr 26, 2013 - Technology & Engineering - 400 pages
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A new edition of this definitive guide to the Pro Tools system for new and professional users. Extensively illustrated in colour and packed with time saving hints and tips the book takes a real-world approach and shows how to build the right system to suit your needs. Detailed chapters on recording, editing and mixing blend essential knowledge with tutorials and practical examples from actual recordings.

This edition features a wealth of new and updated material, including HD systems and Pro Tools 8 software.

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Book has a great amount of detail for the new Pro Tools 8. Throughout the book the author breaks down everything from the preferences options to keyboard focus commands to extremely detailed recording ... Read full review


IO Setup
GroupList Keyboard Focus
Tappingthe tempo
Temporarily linkingthe Timeline andEdit Selections
Undo and Undo History
Consolidating regions
Edit window track views
Choosing the takes
Mixbus compression The Good the Bad and the Ugly
Line up any connected analog equipment
Appendix Summing to talk about

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About the author (2013)

Collins is Technical Director of the Music Producers Guild (MPG). He has a Bsc in Electroacoustics and Msc in Music Information Technology. He has worked for Yamaha, Dolby and Neve and works on audio for TV, Film, multimedia and the Internet. He also writes regularly for MacWorld and Sound on Sound magazine.

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