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Old 02-09-2007, 02:25 PM   #1
Airwalkmph
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Smile Home Studio Recording


Hey Gang,

I'm a drummer and do home recording/editing on projects for my band. I use the windows platform for this right now.

I currently have a Debian workstation up and would like to ask all for suggetions on software that I can use.

I've found Rosegarden and Sweep sound studio.

Any comments on these?

Are there any musicians out there with suggetions.

Thank you in advance...

MPH
 
Old 02-09-2007, 04:55 PM   #2
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Have you tried Audacity already? The other two may be more sophisticated, but for quick and easy recording (track by track), Audacity is really delivering, and there also is a Debian package (Sarge is at 1.2.3 - a bit dated; Etch has 1.2.4b - stereo recording; Sid sports 1.3.2beta). http://audacity.sourceforge.net/
 
Old 02-09-2007, 06:05 PM   #3
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the majic combination seems to be
Jack audio connection kit as sound server
QJackCtl helps with running jack
Ardour for multi track recording
JAMin for mixing/mastering
rosegarden or Muse for midi
LADSPA are you effects plugins
there is also session managers if you want to be able to reenter a complex configuration again after exit like ladccad.

Last edited by studioj; 02-09-2007 at 06:23 PM.
 
Old 02-09-2007, 08:48 PM   #4
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Ardour: http://www.linuxjournal.com/article/7796

Home Studio (it's an older article but still useful): http://www.linuxjournal.com/article/7205

Have fun!
 
Old 02-10-2007, 06:30 PM   #5
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Thanks

Thanks for the info... Now the reading begins.
 
  


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