Avid Pro Tools

PT22025
Summary
Avid's Pro Tools is the industry standard for music and audio post production software. This course covers everything you need to know to successfully complete a Pro Tools project - from initial setup to final mixdown. You will be introduced to all of Pro Tools' new functions and feature enhancements. Whether your project involves recording live instruments, MIDI sequencing of synthesizers, audio editing, and looping - upon completion of learning this program you will leave with the confidence to handle any creative endeavor.
Prerequisites
• Basic knowledge of a Mac or PC computer • Sound and editing terminology helpful
Duration
4 Days/Lecture & Lab
Topics
  • Pro Tools Digital Audio Workstation
;: Pro Tools History and Evolution
  • Audio Basics: Waveform, Frequency, and Amplitude
  • Converting Audio to Digital Format
  • Pro Tools System Configurations
  • Cross-Platform Issues
  • Software Installation and Operation
  • Pro Tools File Structure
  • Starting Pro Tools
  • The Pro Tools Menu Structure
  • Main Pro Tools Windows
  • Edit Tool Functions
  • Edit Modes
  • Time Scales and Rulers
  • MIDI Control Features
  • Creating a New Session
  • Working with Tracks
  • Controlling Playback
  • Saving, Locating and Opening Pro Tools Files
  • Options Before Recording
  • Preparing to Record
  • Recording and Managing Audio
  • Importing and Working with Media
  • Importing Audio
  • Importing Video
;; MIDI Recording
  • Using Virtual Instruments
  • Recording MIDI
  • Selecting and Navigating
  • Adjusting the Session View
  • Adding Markers to Your Session
  • Editing Your Media
  • Using the Edit Modes
  • Editing Clips
  • Moving and Trimming Clips
  • Creating Fade Effects
  • Undoing Your Work
  • Using Virtual Instruments
  • Recording MIDI
  • Selecting and Navigating
  • Adjusting the Session View
  • Adding Markers to Your Session
  • Editing Your Media
  • Using the Edit Modes
  • Editing Clips
  • Moving and Trimming Clips
  • Creating Fade Effects
  • Undoing Your Work
  • Mixing and Creating a Bounce
  • Working in the Mix Window
  • Using Plug-In Processors
  • Backing Up Your Session
  • Creating a Stereo Mixdown

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