Pro Tools 10 Exploring Tracks



Explore the multitude of ways tracks can be created in this collection of AVID Learning Partner tutorial-videos by Pro Tools Certified trainer Mike Watkinson...
Knowing how to create audio and MIDI tracks in Pro Tools is essential knowledge, and in this tutorial, Exploring Tracks , expert trainer Mike Watkinson tracks them all down! You’ll learn how to import audio files using the DigiBase and Workspace Browser. You’ll see how to use the Waveform Display and how to audition audio files. Mike also shows you all the various types of audio files used in Pro Tools and how to adjust and set the audio preferences.This section fades out with a discussion on how to use ReWire in Pro Tools.

Then it’s all about MIDI: You’ll master all the techniques involved in step-inputting MIDI into your tracks. You'll then learn how to import a batch of MIDI files, as well as MIDI loop recording and quantizing. Mike wraps it all up with an explanation of record settings and playlists.

With all the different kinds of tracks and files that Pro Tools can handle, it’s handy to have all this essential information in one place: Right here at MPV!

Whether you're studying for AVID Certification or brushing up on your Pro Tools skills, join master trainer Mike Watkinson and learn all the ins and outs of Exploring Tracks in Pro Tools 10!

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Table of Contents:

1. Introduction and Objectives
2. Importing an Audio File
3. DigiBase Browser Overview
4. Types of Browser
5. The Workspace Browser
6. Waveform Display
7. Auditioning Audio Files
8. Audio File Types
9. Audio Files Preferences
10. Force Copying on Import
11. Importing from Finder and DigiBase Browser
12. Importing Session Data
13. Section 1 Review
14. About ReWire
15. Using ReWire with Pro Tools
16. MIDI Step Input
17. Using the Step Buttons
18. Using MIDI Triggers
19. Using Numeric Keypad Shortcuts
20. Section 2 Review
21. Importing MIDI files
22. Batch Importing MIDI Files
23. Auditioning MIDI Tracks and Clips
24. Section 3 Review
25. Loop Recording MIDI
26. Recording in Loop Playback Mode - Part 1
27. Recording in Loop Playback Mode - Part 2
28. Quantizing Options: Introduction
29. Quantizing MIDI and Audio
30. Grid Quantize vs. Groove Quantize
31. What to Quantize?
32. Quantize Options
33. More Quantizing Options
34. Section 4 Review
35. Setting Pre and Post-Roll
36. Loop Recording Audio
37. Viewing Takes and Match Criteria
38. Takes and Playlists
39. Section 5 Review

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