Orange, CA (August 2, 2007)–HowAudio.com (HA!), a subscription-based, on-demand music and audio software training website launched June 1, 2007, has released its first four how-to “Foundations Series” DVD titles on music production software: Pro Tools LE 7.0, SoundForge 8, GarageBand and MOTU Digital Performer. SoundForge 9 and Finale 2007 are currently in production and more titles will follow monthly.
According to HA!, the Pro Tools LE DVD offers everything one needs to create music affordably and with professional results. Jeff Dykhouse, veteran audio engineer, takes a comprehensive look at each aspect of the program.
The Sound Forge training DVD will help users master the basics and beyond, focusing on the SoundForge Audio Editor, professional audio recording techniques, obtaining pristine audio quality, achieving professional audio effects and learning the audio restoration tools.
In the GarageBand tutorial, Jeff Dykhouse walks users through mastering the interface, learning basic recording techniques, arranging a song, recording live instruments/vocals, editing and mixing tracks, adding special effects, podcasting and distributing GarageBand compositions via the Internet or CD.
Veteran audio engineer Les Brockmann walks viewers through MOTU Digital Performer, demonstrating how to record live instruments, record and import MIDI files, sequence and edit a finished project for export in a variety of different file formats.
DVD purchase information is available at: www.howaudio.com/html/DVDSales.aspx.
The HowAudio training videos can be accessed online, too, at: www.howaudio.com. For more information or to check out additional titles and resources, musicians, home recording enthusiasts and audio professionals can visit the company’s website: www.howaudio.com.