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Audio Editing

We all make mistakes, don’t we? It’s especially hard when you’re trying to record yourself, and you’re trying to do it perfectly, but you keep making little mistakes that ruin it.

The good news is you often don’t have to start all over again. You can  actually keep recording – just go back to the start of the section in which you make the mistake.

Today we’re going to practice that with this recording I made. Here’s the text I prepared:

Today we’re going to learn how to edit audio in Garageband. Isn’t it amazing to think you can cut, copy and paste a recording like you can words in a text editor? There are many applications can do this, but since Garageband comes free on  your computer, we’re going to use that. The good news is, if you learn how to do it in Garageband, I don’t think you’ll have too much trouble figuring out how to do it in those other applications.

Except when I recorded it, I made mistakes. A lot of them. Watch this video to learn how to edit the audio and take those mistakes out.

Here’s how to turn it in: