Even though many professional recording studios exist, it is possible to record and edit music at home. All you need is recording software and a computer. You can start composing or recording music with ideal software such as Pro tools HD, which is used in numerous professional recording studios.
This software is popular because it works with high-quality and dedicated audio hardware that allows it to cover all tasks in audio editing, recording and mastering. Pro Tools HD is one of the 3 versions of Pro Tools; the other two being Pro Tools M-Powered and Pro Tools LE. Pro tools HD runs on DSP hardware and its design is high quality.
When using this software to edit and record music, you need to plug your instruments and microphones into an interface that is part of the DAW. With Pro Tools HD, you have a dedicated card that will perform all your audio processing, which will enable your computer to have more processing power to perform other tasks. This results in less distortion and less latency in the audio that comes into the system.
Pro tools HD is able to provide lower latency than non HD systems in addition to having thirty two channel of I/O and guaranteed support for up to ninety six simultaneous audio tracks. The Pro tools software that comes with Pro tools HD includes processing plug ins, compatible applications and virtual instruments. They serve to make the music recording or editing project more realistic allowing you to write or compose music that you did not think was possible.
The steps you need to take to record or edit music using this software include organizing all audio files that you need for the project, creating a Pro tools session file and giving the project a name. The other step is to play the session in order to listen to the original audio that you will mix and edit. You can accomplish this by pressing the Play button or space bar.
In order to listen to a solo track, you can click on the “S” button. You can edit audio tracks by looping, cutting, deleting and extending them among other things. You can find the commands for these actions on the menu area located above the editing interface. With Pro tools HD, you will be able to create high definition audio.
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