In this tutorial you will learn how easy it is to turn your Mac into a free yet fully featured recording studio, using GarageBand.
Jeff Dykhouse, a veteran audio engineer, gives you tips and tricks for mastering the interface, learning basic recording techniques, arranging a song, recording live instruments/vocals, editing and mixing tracks, adding special effects, podcasting, and distributing your GarageBand compositions via the internet or CD. Apple has released GarageBand 3 as a way for you to inexpensively easily compose, perform and record their own music all you have to do is use this training to unleash its power.
Chapter I: An Overview of Garageband (94 min)
- The Main Window
- Transport Controls
- The Metronome (Click Track)
- Software Instrument Tracks
- Real Instrument Tracks
- Master Track
- Podcast Track
- Video Track
- The Track Editor
- The Loop Browser
- The Media Browser
- The Track Info Window (including plug-ins)
Chapter II: Recording A Music Project (42 min)
- The New Project Window
- Creating New Tracks
- Editing & Mixing Tracks
- Mastering and Sharing
Chapter III: Recording A Podcast Episode (25 min)
- Creating The Basic Tracks
- Editing and Mixing and Sharing the Podcast
- Podcast Quality OPartions
Chapter IV: Recording A Movie Score (15 min)
- Creating A Movie Score
- Sharing The Movie
Total Run Time: 3 hrs
Jeff Dykhouse has been actively involved in audio engineering for more than 20 years. He has been a user of computer-based recording systems from their inception. Jeff’s diverse career has earned him gold and platinum awards (RIAA). Many of Jeffs endeavors have been within the Praise & Worship genre, where he has worked with top artists such as Paul Baloche, Crystal Lewis, Kevin Prosch and The Violet Burning. Additional clients include corporations such as RCA, Apple Computer, NBC and Charles Schwab. Jeff owns and operates a recording facility and systems design company in Temecula, CA.
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