New Video Class: Introduction to Audacity

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Introduction to Audacity

This week, we're really proud to introduce our members to a high-quality open source product.

Audacity is a free, easy-to-use, multi-track audio editor and recorder.

Many people rely on Audacity to record podcasts. In fact, this series is taught by Jeff Large, a prolific podcaster, who wrote our 5 Part Guide to Podcasting. Jeff is a big user of Audacity for his podcasts.

Audacity is 100% open source and it works on Windows, Mac and Linux systems.

In our new Audacity class, you'll create a simple introduction to a podcast. This project will introduce you to many of the tools available in Audacity.

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Introductory Video for the Introduction to Audacity Class

Outline of the Introduction to Audacity Class

  • Introduction and Installation
  • Installing the LAME driver
  • Preferences
  • Importing Audio
  • Selecting and Zooming Tracks
  • Transport Toolbar
  • Channels and Clips
  • Effects
  • Crossfade
  • Undo, Redo and History
  • Mix and Render
  • Workflow
  • Introduction to Audacity Quiz

How to Take the Introduction to Audacity Class

If you're already an OSTraining member, you can click here to take the Introduction to Audacity class.

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About the author

Rod holds two masters degrees and has been training people how to do "things" for over 25 years. Originally from Australia, he grew up in Canada and now resides just outside Cincinnati, Ohio.