Hal Leonard Publishes Tracking Instruments and Vocals with Pro Tools
Posted by Michael Mueller on July 16, 2012 at 12:15 PM
Montclair, NJ (July 11, 2012) – Hal Leonard Books, the musician's best source of books on the music business, audio technology, instrument history, and more, is now shipping Tracking Instruments and Vocals with Pro Tools ($16.99) by Glenn Lorbecki. This book is part of Hal Leonard's Quick Pro Guides series and is designed to be a companion guide to help readers get the most from their software.
Pro Tools is Avid's powerful DAW platform, and it's everywhere, from home studios and laptops to the biggest studios and tracking sessions in the world. Whether you're new to Pro Tools or a veteran user, you'll find the latest release of PT9 to be a powerful production system and a dramatic departure from previous versions. Tracking Vocals and Instruments with Pro Tools is an indispensable guide to getting the most out of your music and your PT rig. Multiplatinum engineer/producer Glenn Lorbecki shows you step by step how to record vocals and a wide array of musical instruments.
You will learn production and editing techniques that will improve the sound of your recordings and simplify mixing. Real-world examples show how expert engineers use PT to create stunning recordings.
This is the most potent version of Pro Tools yet, and given its high-tech enhancements in connectivity, functionality, and session portability, users need a practical guide to get up and running quickly and efficiently. The Quick Pro Series cuts to the chase and gives you the best of Pro Tools at your fingertips, with plenty of sessions, audio examples and video assistance to guide you along the way.
QUICK PRO GUIDES
If you want to quickly start implementing professional techniques into your audio recordings and productions, the Hal Leonard Books Quick Pro Guides are designed for you. These straightforward, task-driven, and easy-to-understand books cover music industry topics in a way that gets to the point and helps maximize your creative and technical accomplishments. The Quick Pro Guides are efficient and accessible, and the included DVD-ROM provides audio and video demonstrations of key QuickPro topics. Browse our selection of Quick Pro Guides at MusicDispatch.com.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Glenn Lorbecki is an award-winning producer/engineer, musician, and composer. President of GlennSound studios, he has been in the recording business since music was recorded on rusty plastic film. Lorbecki teaches at the University of Washington and is director of studies at MediaLab/Seattle. He currently serves as secretary/treasurer of the Recording Academy Board of Trustees (a.k.a. NARAS, the Grammy People).