By D. Eric Franks
ACID, whose producer, Sonic Foundry, used to be lately got via Sony, is the number one product within the loop-based composition classification. This enjoyable and well known Windows-based software is obtainable to newbies, yet utilized by execs for severe inventive and advertisement tune construction. Geared in the direction of either musically-oriented individuals with few desktop talents and computer-oriented individuals with little song education, this e-book offers in-depth insurance of this strong program and is an efficient advisor to studying the various positive aspects ACID has to provide. As a revision to the winning, "ACID Power!" (Muska & Lipman, 1929685491), this booklet makes it more uncomplicated to create striking audio at the laptop. Readers learn how to grasp ACID's positive factors, list audio and MIDI tracks, burn songs to redistribute on CD or over the net, and upload tune to video. The easy-to-understand, thorough method of this e-book will easily consultant readers via this software, supplying many specialist tips and methods, in addition to not only the "how", however the "why" in the back of the discovered abilities.
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Lines at an angle indicate a rising or falling volume, or a pan from left to right (left=top, right=bottom). By default, all ACID projects can use volume and pan envelopes. FX envelopes can be used only if FX (audio plug-ins) are added to the Mixer as Assignable FX busses. FX envelope automation is a powerful reason to do it this way, as opposed to the other ways you can use FX. See Chapter 7 for more information. 33 Four possible envelopes on a track. Hold the mouse cursor over a node to see a ToolTip that identifies the envelope.
For future convenience, select the Start All New Projects with These Settings item to always load new projects with these changes. 6. Click the OK button when you’re finished. 10 The Project Audio Properties button on the Mixer window. Exploring Loops and Previewing After you start a new project, you see the ACID workspace and a completely empty timeline with no tracks on it. Since events are what you mix into a final song, and they’re created from loops on your computer, locating loops is the first step in creating a song.
Q Window Docking Area. Below the timeline is the Window Docking Area. This is a broad catchall area that can contain all of the smaller sub-windows that do the real work in the ACID application. These subwindows don’t need to remain in this lower region. You can drag them anywhere on the screen you want. These three areas are discussed in more detail later in this section. 38 QQQ Q Timeline Q TIP: WINDOWS STANDARDS Many of the menu and toolbar items in the ACID software are standard features of any good Windows application.