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REAPER™ Power!: The Comprehensive Guide by Geoffrey Francis

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Chapter 3. REAPER Audio Recording Power

Recording audio is one of the core functions of REAPER. This chapter will focus exclusively on recording live musician performance. Other issues specifically concerning the tempo-based construction of tracks using loops and samples will be covered in Chapter 6, “REAPER Project Construction Power”.

We’ll begin with a summary of audio recording tasks in REAPER. Many of the basic issues (such as inserting and arming tracks) are fairly straightforward and self-explanatory, and as such, they are probably familiar to you. If needed, you can find more detailed information for all the most basic tasks (with step-by-step examples) in my Home Recording for Beginners book. The REAPER User Guide may also be helpful as ...

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