Live/Multi-track Recording or Mixing – Full Band Recording | Multi-Tracking | Live Sound | Record Your Show

Category: Tutorials

Learn to setup 16 channels of audio recording so that you can capture an entire band in 3 different scenarios.

- Full band recording 1 song at a time while using Reaper as a monitoring system for the artists

- Full band recording, full concert without using Reaper as a monitoring system

- Full band recording, full concert and using Reaper as a monitoring system/sound board.

***I will post a separate tutorial on how to make 3 separate headphone mixes for multi-tracking purposes in  a studio setting. i.e. Drums and Bass at the same time with a scratch guitar.

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Take System Basics – Record Selected Area | Audio Compilation | Vocal Compilation

Category: Tutorials

Learn how to use the basic functions of the Reaper “Take” system.  You will see how to Record, Comp, and Edit.  I show you how to make sure you use the “Record Selection” option so that you have cleaner “Takes” experience.

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Split/Slip Editing – Edit Drums Manual | Faster then Pro Tools | Better then Beat Detective | Gofer KeyMap | SWS Extensions

Category: Tutorials

Learn how to use the Split/Slip Editing method of editing drums, with help from SWS Extensions and Gofers KeyMap.

Edit Method: (you will be holding ALT the whole time) ALT+S before the beat > Release “S” > Left Click and hold on beat, move to grid > Release Left Click > Scroll mouse wheel while still holding ALT — Repeat

Download and Install First –  SWS Extensions – Direct 32-Bit64-bit ReadWebsiteSWS Install Intructions

Download and Install Second –  Gofer ReaperKeyMaps

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FX Menus and Simple Sends Routing – Quick Add FX | AcmeBarGig | Density MKII | FX Chains

Category: Tutorials

Learn how to edit your FX menu so that you can add FX faster while mixing with a simple right click. Organize them how you wish and rename them to what makes sense to you! Also, a review on signal chain sending for FX with the example of a Vocal track being sent to a reverb track.

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Audio Import, Track Organization – Large Audio import | Track Organization With Folders | Color Code Groups

Category: Tutorials

Here is another necessary skill to have while using Reaper.  This Tutorial helps you to import tracks, organize them and assign colors so that you know what you are looking at so you can speed up your work flow.

Learn how to import a full session that was previously prepared by a client, move around tracks so that you can understand where everything is, setup folders for editing/mixing purposes (which act as Buss Mixes as well), and assign colors to groups so that you can easily identify what you are looking at.

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