Multichannel recordings with computer?



Asked by: Scott Romness

How do I multitrack record on my PC?





If you've got a PC. With a sound card access to the Internet.

How do I record my multichannel audio?

Process in audacity because if you go to tracks add new audio. Track this top little bar right here you can select the input. But you can only select mono left or right.

How do I record multiple tracks at the same time?

Record to multiple audio tracks simultaneously

  1. Choose Record > Overlapping Audio Recordings > Cycle > Create Tracks and Mute.
  2. Choose Preferences > Recording, then choose Create Tracks and Mute from the Overlapping Recordings “Cycle On” pop-up menu.

How do I record multitrack live?

So before the worship service starts we make sure all the tracks are record enabled. And then we hit the record arm button and Pro Tools hit play and now it is recording multitrack.

How do you record 6 people?





Or if you're on the go and you need something portable you can get something like the zoom. H6. All of those will record multiple xlr microphones. And record them all on their own.

What is digital multi track audio?

Term: Multitrack (audio)



Definition: A multitrack recording consists of multiple, separate streams of sound without defined locations in a sound field. During a typical music-recording session, individual instruments or voices will be recorded on separate tracks.

Can you multitrack with Audacity?

Audacity is a free, easy-to-use, multi-track audio editor and recorder for Windows, Mac OS X, GNU/Linux and other operating systems. You can use Audacity to: Record live audio. Convert tapes and records into digital recordings or CDs.

Does Audacity support multitrack recording?

Application support: the application you are recording into must support working with multiple channels of audio. Audacity supports recording however many channels the device offers (for example, 24). The number of channels desired can be selected in the Devices tab of Preferences.

Can Audacity record multiple inputs?

Audacity supports ONE recording device at a time. Multichannel recording is possible ONLY if the multiple inputs are presented to Audacity as a single device. With only a standard PC, the best way to record multiple inputs is to record one, then record another over the top.



What do I need for multitrack recording?

The computer must have a sound card or other type of audio interface with one or more Analog-to-digital converters. Microphones are needed to record the sounds of vocalists or acoustic instruments.

What are three advantages to multitrack recording over live recording?

You have more microphone choices available since you don’t need to worry about mic bleed over. You have much more control over EQ and processing of every instrument. You have more freedom to experiment and create unique sounds.

What is the easiest multitrack recorder?

Re: easy to use multitrack recorders



Another good second hand machine that is wonderfully easy to use is the Korg D888, and this despite having quite a few facilities built in. It’s only drawback is that it only records in 16 bit. If you’ve got rather more cash then look at the Tascam DR-680.



What are the benefits of using computers to record audio?

someone’s ability to mix and master is based on their ears and their skills. A computer makes editing faster. Speeds up tracking. Enables Auto-Tune and beat detective.

How do you record on 4 tracks?

I would recommend as you begin to record your song to keep all the EQ flat. Also record a small portion of the beginning of your song.

How do I digitize 4-track recordings?

If you want to record all four tracks separately. If the latter is true your tape machine needs to be equipped with individual tape outputs for all four tracks.

What is multi take recording?

Multiple-take recording means you can record multiple versions (takes) in succession. Once you stop recording, you can preview the various takes and choose which one you want to use in the project. The secret to multiple-take recording involves the Cycle Recording preference and the cycle area in the timeline.