FREE OPEN SOURCE AUDIO RECORDING AND EDITING SOFTWARE USING AUDACITY

Download FREE OPEN SOURCE AUDIO RECORDING AND EDITING SOFTWARE USING AUDACITY

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RECORDING AND PLAYBACK Just like a tape recorder or VCR Pause, play, stop, rewind, fast forward, record Recording shows up as a waveform Useful to find silence, pauses or extraneous noises if editing

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<p>FREE OPEN SOURCE </p> <p>AUDIO RECORDING AND EDITING SOFTWARE</p> <p>USING AUDACITY</p> <p>AUDIO FORMATS</p> <p>Lots of formats.wav very common, uncompressed (big files), lossless, nearly universal playback ability.mp3 very common, compressed (little files), lossy, nearly universal playback ability .wma Windows audio, may have Digital Rights Management for copy protectionm4p ITunes format WILL have Digital Rights Management for copy protection (probably wont play back on another computer).ogg free, open source, uses Vorbis format to playLibrivox public domain audio books .ra Real Audio, use in decline</p> <p>RECORDING AND PLAYBACK</p> <p>Just like a tape recorder or VCRPause, play, stop, rewind, fast forward, record</p> <p>Recording shows up as a waveformUseful to find silence, pauses or extraneous noises if editing</p> <p>Record this is clip uh one</p> <p>Play it back</p> <p>*</p> <p>EFFECTS MENU</p> <p>Effects&gt;AmplifyMay have to enable clipping to apply the effect</p> <p>Effects&gt;Fade InEffects&gt;Fade Out</p> <p>Effects&gt;Remove Noise</p> <p>Crank up amplify just a bit</p> <p>*</p> <p>EDITING TRACKS</p> <p>Playback to find the spot you want to cutUse the waveform to find the silencesUse the selection tool to select the cutLeft click and dragHit Delete or Cut to make the editCtrl + Z to undo an editYou can also replace the selection with silence</p> <p>cut</p> <p>Replace with</p> <p>silence</p> <p>Selection tool</p> <p>Cut the uh - show how to replace with silence</p> <p>*</p> <p>ADDING MUSIC TO YOUR PROJECT</p> <p>Import tracks you want to mixhttp://www.mfiles.co.uk/ and find TWO songs appropriate for your restaurant track. Save and import the two files into your audacity project. Remember to save to YOUR named folder on the desktop.</p> <p>YOUR MUSIC MUST</p> <p>-Fade in and Fade Out (both songs)</p> <p>-Each song should be 15 seconds each</p> <p>At 20 seconds into your track become louder than all the other tracks (see SoundDay2 for a reminder on how to adjust volume in individual tracks)</p> <p>Have the tempo pick up at 25 seconds to the end remember tempo is also in the Effects section.</p> <p>FINAL CHECK LIST</p> <p> Two Songs that</p> <p>Fade In and Out</p> <p>Are 15 seconds each in length</p> <p>Get louder than all other tracks at 20 seconds</p> <p>Increases tempo at 25 seconds</p> <p>Four Sound Effects including</p> <p>One Walla that lasts the full 30 seconds</p> <p>One Dish or Glass Crashing (10 Seconds into the track)</p> <p>People Laughing (at 15 seconds into the track)</p> <p>Plates or Glasses Clinking</p> <p>SAVING YOUR PROJECT</p> <p>-Save project as ClassYOURNAME</p> <p>Ex: 1MRSGREENE</p> <p>After you have saved the project, export the file as a .mp3 or .wav</p> <p>Email both the AUDACITY file and the .WAV/.mp3 to mbhsgreene@gmail.com</p>

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