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Pro Tools HD: Advanced Techniques and Workflows by Edouard Camou

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Chapter 2. Editing Techniques

In this chapter, we will look at how to make better use of Pro Tools' editing tools and techniques. Editing is a very important part of today's music productions tools and can be used to improve, clean, rearrange, correct, and even get creative with the performance.

Vocal editing preparations

Vocal editing is an essential skill for any producer or engineer and Pro Tools offers few settings that we should configure before going any further.

First let's not forget to disable the Link Timeline and Edit Selection and Insertion Follows Playback options, to be able to modify the waveform without losing the timeline selection and be able to press stop/play and audition from the same start point.

We should also disable window ...

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