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HPR - HPR1404: Editing pre-recorded audio in Audacity

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In today's show I walk you through the very basics of "editing" a audio track that has been recorded outside Audacity. Audacity can be found at http://audacity.sourceforge.net/

Overview of Audacity

Audacity is a free, easy-to-use and multilingual audio editor and recorder for Windows, Mac OS X, GNU/Linux and other operating systems..

Menubar overview: http://manual.audacityteam.org/o/man/menu_reference.html

Toolbars overview: http://manual.audacityteam.org/o/man/toolbars_overview.html

Multi-Tool "*" (also F6): http://manual.audacityteam.org/o/man/multi_tool.html

Set Project Rate to 44100 Hz

Editing the audio

The steps in this video include.

File > Import > Your file

Tracks > Stereo Track to Mono

Effect > Amplify (Accept defaults)

Delete audio: Highlight (click and drag) press Delete

Undo: Ctrl + Z

Intro Clip

Outro Clip

Move Track: (F6 Multitool) Ctrl - Click and drag

Export the Track:

Confirm that the Project Rate is set to 44100 Hz (bottom left)

File -> Export and select FLAC File

Click Options... to reveal FLAC Export Setup

Set Level to 8 (best)

Set Bit depth to 24

Artist Name: Your name

Track Title: Your show title

Album Title: Hacker Public Radio

When you are ready you can contact admin@hackerpublicradio.org to get access to the FTP server. For more technical information see the README file and the Sample Show notes file.

http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps/hpr1404.webm

http://hackerpublicradio.org/eps/hpr1404.mp4

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