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Audacity Training:

Instructor-Led Learning (what is this?)
This workshop lasts 60 minutes.

Audacity is a free digital audio recording and editing program, which when used in conjunction with the free LAME encoder application, enables you to export your recordings into an MP3 format. In this workshop, you will learn how to use Audacity to create a simple audio file that includes voice narration and music. You will learn how to record audio, edit it to remove unwanted content, mix audio with fades and volume adjustments, and export your finished product as an MP3 file.

What You'll learn
  • configure computers for sound recording
  • record narration
  • edit an audio track and delete unwanted audio
  • add prerecorded music to an audio clip
  • mix multiple audio tracks
  • create fades
  • export your finished recording as an mp3
What you need to know
  • use the mouse
  • work with windows and menus
  • save, copy, and organize your documents
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