Digital Performer 5 Power! (Paperback)

Don Barrett

  • 出版商: Course Technology
  • 出版日期: 2007-11-26
  • 定價: $1,200
  • 售價: 2.5$299
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 573
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 1598634690
  • ISBN-13: 9781598634693
  • 立即出貨(限量) (庫存=1)



Digital Performer is one of the leading digital audio workstation programs for the Apple Mac.It allows you to sequence MIDI, record multiple channels of audio, mix them down, synch them to video, and utilize plug-in software synthesizers and software studios. Digital Performer 5 Power!: The Comprehensive Guide provides a versatile guide to setting up and using the newest version of MOTU's Digital Performer 5 audio/MIDI sequencing, editing, and recording software. The book's approach is one that will simplify and demystify the technical aspects of setting up and using Digital Performer 5, while also supplying useful engineering tips and shortcuts to help you get the most out of the program. Chapters and sections progress naturally through the music production process, from navigating the interface, setting up projects, and recording, to working with MIDI, editing, arranging, mixing, mastering, handling music notation, and scoring to picture. This setup allows new users to work through the book from start to finish and learn Digital Performer quickly, while intermediate and advanced users can flip to specific areas of interest to learn new tricks and increase their mastery. Regardless of your skill level, this is the only guide to Digital Performer you will ever need to take your music to the next level.


Table of Contents

1. Track Folders
a. Track Folders Submenu (Project menu)
b. Delete Track Folders Command
2. Meter Bridge
a. Linear Layout
b. Wraparound Layout
c. Scale control/Range Control
d. Inputs
e. Tracks
f. Outputs
g. Busses
h. Bundles
3. Midi device Setup; Bundles Window
a. Import/Export midi Bundles Command
4. Elimination of Voice Allocation
5. Midi Keys
6. Add Instruments Feature
7. Track Enable Option; Online/Offline
8. Resize Horizontal Track Info Panel (Sequence editor)
9. Input Monitoring/Audio Patch thru
a. Modes: Off, Input Only, Blend, Auto
10. Edge editing Tools
a. Trim Tool
b. Roll Tool
c. Slip Tool
d. Slide Tool
11. Separate/Independent Automation data; Bite Volume/Bite Gain
a. Moves with Soundbite/Nondestructive
b. Bite Volume/Bite Gain Submenu (Audio menu)
c. Options in Waveform editor
i. Bite Volume Bypass
ii. Bite Gain (Range -140 db to +80 db.
12. Waveform editor Enhancements
a. Transport Lock
b. Tempo events
c. Tempo Mode Menu
i. Clear Tempo In selection
13. Click and Countoff; Click defaults
a. Visual Punches/Flutters
b. QuickTime Movie Overlay
c. Hardware device output i.e. Click Stream Machine
14. Film Scoring Events
a. Streamers
b. Marker streamers
c. Bounce QuickTime Movie to Disk
d. Mpeg 4 Support
15. Bundles Virtual Instruments
a. MX4
b. Bassline
c. nanosampler
d. Model 12 Drum Module
e. Polysynth
Misc. additions/Changes to previous content:
1. Minimum DP 5 System Requirements
2. Multiple Hard drives/Date backup tips
3. Save As Template Feature Tips
a. Instrument templates
b. Workflow Tips
c. V-Racks
4. SMPTE Sync Tips
a. DP5 Timecode/ 2-Bar Workaround
5. Eliminate Voice Allocation references
6. Default Placement of Added Tracks
7. Renaming Tracks using Arrow keys
8. Standard Midi Files
a. Tips Regarding Finale/Sibelius


Digital Performer是蘋果Mac電腦上領先的數位音頻工作站程式之一。它允許您進行MIDI序列、錄製多個音頻通道、混音、將其與視頻同步,並使用插件軟體合成器和軟體工作室。《Digital Performer 5 Power!:全面指南》提供了一個多功能指南,用於設置和使用MOTU的Digital Performer 5音頻/MIDI序列、編輯和錄製軟體的最新版本。本書的方法將簡化和解密Digital Performer 5的技術方面,同時提供有用的工程技巧和捷徑,以幫助您充分利用該程式。章節和部分自然地進行音樂製作過程,從導航界面、設置專案和錄製,到使用MIDI、編輯、安排、混音、母帶處理、音樂標識和配樂。這種設置使新用戶可以從頭到尾閱讀本書,快速學習Digital Performer,而中級和高級用戶則可以翻到感興趣的特定領域,學習新技巧,提高他們的技能。無論您的技能水平如何,這是您將需要的唯一Digital Performer指南,以將您的音樂提升到更高的水平。