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Introduction to Pro Tools

  • Pro Tools: Pro Tools is the most widely used application for music and postproduction in the world today. It’s a digital audio workstation platform for MAC OSX & Windows operating systems
    • With the Pro Tools software:
    • You can record, edit & arrange Audio
    • You can record, edit & arrange MIDI
    • You can view/write, edit, export & print scores
    • You can mix your sessions (fx processing, mixing, automation)
    • You can use in post production

Introduction to Pro Tools

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  • Intro 0:00
  • A Sampling of What You Will Learn 0:02
  • Intro to Pro Tools 0:30
  • Explaining the Sample 1:18
    • Transport
    • Numeric Keypad
    • Loop
    • Selector Tool
    • Channel Strip & Plug-Ins
    • Virtual Instruments
    • Automation
    • Structure Free
    • Regions / Clips List
    • Solo / Mute Button
  • Review of General First Look at Track 6:35
  • Audio Files 6:57