The new-and-expanded third edition of the first-ever Pro Tools book, now with more professional tips than ever.
The Berklee Press book with DVD Producing in the Home Studio with Pro Tools 3rd Edition is all about creating exceptional music in your home or commercial studio using Pro Tools software. It provides you with a complete explanation of the entire music production process, from initial song demo to final master, while showing you how Pro Tools supports each step.
Learn the latest Pro Tools functions and techniques—the methods the top producers and engineers use to make their music projects stand out from the rest. Now in its 3rd edition, the first book ever written about Pro Tools has been updated for Pro Tools 7.3, including all of the most recent improvements and features.
Producing in the Home Studio with Pro Tools 3rd Edition also covers all the new Digidesign home studio hardware, including the 003, Mbox2 Pro, Mbox2 Mini, and many M-Audio products, and shows you how to use them effectively. This edition also includes new chapters on recording, editing, using MIDI, mixing, and mastering. The accompanying DVD-ROM includes 24 instructional videos on Pro Tools setups and techniques, in addition to 50 Pro Tools sessions that demonstrate techniques described in the book. Practice the production process using four "project" songs in different genres (rock, hip-hop, electronica, and jazz). Visit www.protoolsbook.com for updates to this book and extra Pro Tools learning material.
"This is an essential tool in any composer/producer's arsenal in learning the ins and outs of a very complicated system — with great ease. I learned something on every page, and I've been using Pro Tools for years!" —BT, electronic music pioneer, film composer (Monster, The Fast and the Furious), & mix engineer (Madonna, Seal)