CD Authoring: A Quick Start Guide

Introduction
This guide will describe the process for arranging, labeling, and authoring a Red Book CD and/or DDP. Topics include:  Importing audio Arranging a...
Mon, 22 May, 2017 at 9:48 AM
Importing Assets
Let's assume, for this project, that I have a group of audio files that are already mastered. They were previously rendered and exported at their nativ...
Mon, 22 May, 2017 at 9:52 AM
Creating and Arranging Layers
Alright, there are a few ways that I can get audio into Layers. How I choose to accomplish this depends on my end goal. My first inclination is to creat...
Mon, 22 May, 2017 at 9:53 AM
Adding Track Labels
Now that my Layers are arranged I can now add Track Labels. The obvious method is to drag a Track Label from the Labels List directly to the waveform displ...
Mon, 22 May, 2017 at 9:57 AM
Filling out CD-Text
My tracks are in Layers, arranged, and Track Labels have been added. At this point, I could burn a CD or render a DDP (since Track Labels are the only requi...
Mon, 22 May, 2017 at 9:59 AM
Burning a CD
Once all metadata is entered I can burn my reference disc. (Review the Red Book Specification if needed) At this point I may also need to apply dither. ...
Mon, 22 May, 2017 at 10:00 AM
Creating a DDP
To create a DDP, I'll instead use File > Render... and select DDP from the Format list. It is here that I'll enable the inclusion of CD-TEXT. I...
Mon, 22 May, 2017 at 10:01 AM