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Recording, Mixing & Mastering For Beginners (using phone/tablet)

Liina Turtonen, Music Production

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12 Videos (35m)
    • Introduction

      0:48
    • Lesson 1 Setting up a session in Garageband

      3:05
    • Lesson 2 Creating beats on Auxy

      4:36
    • Lesson 3 Inserting files in to your Garageband session

      1:07
    • Lesson 4 Recording Guitar

      2:23
    • Lesson 5 Recording MIDI

      2:24
    • Lesson 6 Recording Vocals

      2:30
    • Lesson 7 What is Mixing?

      4:13
    • Lesson 8 Editing the Tracks

      1:33
    • Lesson 9 Effects and Plugings

      2:40
    • Lesson 10 Equalizer (EQ)

      4:40
    • Lesson 12 Mastering

      4:48

About This Class

Course lenght: 35 min -  Level: ultimate beginner  -  What do you need: phone or a tablet with Garageband (or another audio program) and Auxy (free to download)

Are you a band member seeking to make a quality demo for your band? Or a future music producer wanting to learn how all the basic recording and mixing works? Or someone who want’s to surprise a friend with a well recorded song? 

If you are a beginner in sound recording/music production then this course is for you.  

In this course you will learn the basics of sound recording, mixing and mastering. Even tough, this course will teach them trough iPhone/iPad, Garageband and Auxy, the information is adaptable for all audio programs. 

In this course you will make a demo step by step, whilst discovering about the following aspects: 

  • Creating and setting up a multitrack session
  • Creating beats and knowing how to mix them
  • Learn how to insert and export files. 
  • Learn the secrets of recording guitar with a low quality microphone. 
  • Get introduced to MIDI instruments and learn how to record one. 
  • Record vocals and learn how to make them sound as good as possible with a low quality microphone. 
  • Mix your track with simple tips and tricks. Learn to use compressor, noise gate, reverb and echo. 
  • Learn about graphic equalizer (EQ). Learn what it is, what it does and how to use it on your tracks. 
  • Learn the basics of mastering. I will show you how you can make your track sound bigger, fatter and wider. 

These simple tips will give your track the professional boost you have always wanted to get!

Listen to the song which was recorded using these techniques from here

2 of 2 students recommendSee All

Excellent class! Interesting, clear and informative. Liina has a nice relaxed teaching style and I would highly recommend her classes.
Great course - Liina explains it all really clearly! I didn't know I could do all of this on my iPhone. :)
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Liina Turtonen

Music Production

LNA (Liina Turtonen) is a producer, songwriter, sound designer and performer originally from Finland. In 2017 she graduated from the University of the West of Scotland with a BA Commercial music degree ( 1st/distinction). Currently she is studying MA Music Production in the University of York.

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