chapter  6
18 Pages

Manipulating Rhythm in the DAW Environment

WithGreg McCandless, Daniel McIntyre

Continuing the theme from Chapter 2, this chapter demonstrates the ways in which rhythms are manifested in the digital audio workstation. Topics include sequencing basics, the score editor, grid adjustments, meter and tempo in the DAW, and quantization. Additionally, you’ll be introduced to common rhythmic correction techniques within various DAWs, such as Elastic Audio, Audio Warp, and Flex mode.