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by dkwrnr
Sun Mar 21, 2021 7:45 pm
Forum: Making Music with Audacity
Topic: recording drums
Replies: 19
Views: 1703

Re: recording drums

you know, I'm going to heed your cautions, and for now use what I have. I have to be more realistic starting out here, and see what I can actually create, before jumping into what I'd LIKE to create.... (eyes bigger than the stomach)... I'm going mess with mic placement and settings before I make an...
by dkwrnr
Fri Mar 19, 2021 10:50 pm
Forum: Making Music with Audacity
Topic: recording drums
Replies: 19
Views: 1703

Re: recording drums

thanks for being patient with me. good news is, I'm able to see the recording now, and listen to playback. bad news, I do only see a two track stereo mix in audacity. Not what I hoped for. disappointing that Audacity might have a problem with multiple tracks, and, I may now have to get an interface....
by dkwrnr
Fri Mar 19, 2021 12:05 am
Forum: Making Music with Audacity
Topic: recording drums
Replies: 19
Views: 1703

Re: recording drums

ok, I think I get the mixer as a 'stereo interface'.....
how do I select my mixers signal to show on the audacity screen?

thanks,
by dkwrnr
Fri Mar 19, 2021 12:01 am
Forum: Making Music with Audacity
Topic: recording drums
Replies: 19
Views: 1703

Re: recording drums

I guess I should now clarify my questions. I have obtained a Pyle PMXU83BT usb mixer, and enough mics for a basic three mic setup. I am concerned that Audacity will only see two tracks coming in, left and right. i want to be able to work on my three mic tracks separately in audacity.( i do have the ...
by dkwrnr
Wed Mar 17, 2021 11:29 pm
Forum: Making Music with Audacity
Topic: recording drums
Replies: 19
Views: 1703

Re: recording drums

I see a bundle with this microphone and a Shure X2U preamp and interface. I have an X2U. It's in a box in the garage. This bundle seems to have everything in it. https://www.sweetwater.com/store/detail/SM57Pack--shure-sm57-mic-pack-with-stand-and-cable Koz I have now acquired a usb capable mixer, a...
by dkwrnr
Mon Sep 28, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Making Music with Audacity
Topic: recording drums
Replies: 19
Views: 1703

recording drums

I am interested in doing home recording of an 8pc drumset. I'd like to eventually be able to save to an SD card to share with another musician. I have used audacity long ago to convert analog vinyl songs to digital, so I am somewhat familiar..... can anyone give a fairly comprehensive list of items ...