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Pro Tools® 10 Advanced Music Production Techniques by Robert J. Campbell

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Exercise 5Advanced Beat Detective

This exercise is designed to improve your knowledge of the advanced options for Beat Detective and Elastic Audio. In this exercise, you will follow a real-world music production scenario of matching a live drum performance to a loop. You will use two scenarios: first, using Beat Detective and quantizing the live drums to the loop using Groove Extraction and Conforming, and second using Elastic Audio and Groove Conforming.

Media Used:

310M Exercise 5.PTXT (Pro Tools session file)

Duration:

45–60 minutes

Getting Started

Open the 310M Exercise 5.PTXT session. Take a few moments to look over the session and familiarize yourself with the different drum tracks and the loop you will be trying to match. The drum tracks ...

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