Choose the right for your words to music. Play it a few times and practice to combine the music and words. For convenience, the words can be written on a piece of paper, and near the beginning of verses and choruses to set the time. Several times sing her song.
Download from the Internet a special program for recording audio. There are many such programs, but you can stay for one more functional and unpretentious. For example, such programs are: Audacity, Adobe Audition or Sound Forge. Install any software to your computer and run it.
Prepare the place where you'll write the song. The room should not be extraneous sounds. It is desirable that the room you were alone. Connect your microphone and make sure it is working. Please note that the better will be your chosen microphone, the better it will record. Do not have to buy an expensive condenser microphone, - it is sufficient to use the usual dynamic. Very good models of microphones are: Shure, AKG, Nady or Rode.
Open your preferred music through a downloaded program. Plug in your headphones, put them on and hit the record button. Do not hold the microphone too close to your mouth, otherwise the recorded sound will be audible crackles and hisses. But not otdavayte the microphone too much. Sing the words clearly, in accordance with the beat of the music.
Listen to the resulting recording. If you are not satisfied – write again. To record high quality song the first time is very difficult, so be prepared to preispodnei several times.
Remove the extra noise from the resulting recording. In order to do this, it is necessary to allocate a small piece of the noise as a sample. Get a sample easily enough – take a moment at the microphone, with absolutely no moving. Select the resulting line noise. Then everything is simple: if you're using Audacity, select the part of the audio track to which you want to apply noise removal and click OK. If you use the program Adobe Audition – determine the part of the track to which you want to apply uninstall and click on Ctrl+Shift+P. Confirm the selected action by clicking the OK button.
Try to add to the records of various effects. The use of fixed effects allows us to achieve originality and unique sound that will make your song unique and special. If desired, the same record, you can apply multiple effects, so don't be afraid to experiment.
Make sure that you are satisfied with the resulting recording, and then save it in the format you need. First, don't forget to save the entire session. This is necessary in order to then at any moment you could open a track and edit it. Save the song better in MP3 format. When you save, it is recommended to choose the quality in 320 Kbps.
Beginners are best to save each step separately. Even though it will take much more computer memory and time, but in the case of a failed step, you can always go back to any time creating your own masterpiece.
Advice 2: How to record songs at home
If you are not a friend of the oligarch, who is in love with you and is prepared meekly to obey your every whim – it's better not to try to record a song through a record company. Because all this will result in quite a decent amount. And if after all the soul needs music, it can be a little effort to do everything at home. But exactly how to establish this we now describe.
The first step is to get a microphone. Without this wonderful invention, the voice recording will be just not possible. Fortunately, the modern market of equipment offers a significant choice of these microphones. The price can vary from a hundred to several thousand. Here already everyone should make a choice after consulting with your wallet.
In addition to price should pay attention on the audio output from the acquired microphone. If you bought ordinary, adapted to the computer, then problems will not arise. Just connect the Jack of the external recorder and microphone port on the sound card of the computer. It is usually indicated by a pink color.
If not purchased an adapted microphone, then here it will be a little difficult. However, we should not faint. This is no big deal. Will have to simply buy an additional adapter from big Jack to small. And do exactly the same operation with the connection.
With the microphone sorted out. Although in fairness it should be noted that it can be used not only to record voice, but the sound of the musical instruments. But back to the topic.
When everything is connected, you can start installation programs, which aim at recording and editing sound. It is programs such as Sony Sound Forge, Sony Vegas (and with the help of this program can and later do a video for the song), FL Studio and more. With the help of them you can record voice, edit the recording to add some effects to raise or lower the voice, in General, by trial and error opens a limitless world of possibilities.
When the instrument is configured, programs installed, tested and ready for action, you can proceed to record songs at home. And costs, in comparison with the Studio, will be minimal.
If it's purely for recording with an overlay of words to music that would suit such a program as Adobe Audition иWave lab. you can even not steamed and record Movie using a standard Marker . All depends on the quality and the microphone need not cheap.
The community is helpful for the beginner musicians that wanted to record a song at home, but don't know how. In the community, you will learn how to: create an artificial, high-quality drum tracks (no drum set), to Connect and configure a microphone to record your guitar through a virtual lotion, apply effects to your voice, and much more you can learn by watching the video tutorials in the community.
Advice 3: How to record music from the Internet
If while listening to radio via the Internet you liked the song, and you would like to save it on your computer, you can do so immediately by writing it with the help of special programs.
You will need
- To record music from the Internet or any other audio source (film, audiobook, etc.) you will need a program to capture the sound. It can be FairStars Recorder, All Sound Editor, All Sound Recorder or any similar program. To download programs on the official websites of developers: www.fairstars.com and www.mp3do.com.
If you have used FairStars Recorder, run the program while playing a musical composition. Click on the Rec Option and select the Record Device set to "Stereo mixer". Close the settings box and click the Record/Play – Record. Enter the name of the file to which to write the music and then select the folder where you want this file to save. Click OK. Recording will begin automatically. To stop recording press the Stop button. Now you can open the saved file and recorded.
If you choose All Sound Editor, here your actions will be easier. Run the program and click the menu File – New. When playing music you want to record, press the Record button (red circle). To stop recording press the Stop button (blue square). Now save the file by selecting File – Save as – MP3.
If you downloaded and installed the program All Sound Recorder, then running the program, click the icon to Create New Recording Work. In the opened settings box, enter a file name and optionally change recording settings (Settings). Close the window and click Record. The recording starts, which can be interrupted by pressing Stop. At the same time will open the folder with the file of your recording.