Introduction Chapter 1. MIDI and Digital Audio Basics Chapter 2. Getting Started with Sound Forge Chapter 3. Customizing Sound Forge Chapter 4. Working with Audio Files Chapter 5. Getting Around in Sound Forge Chapter 6. Recording and Playback Chapter 7. Editing Basics Chapter 8. Exploring the Processing Functions Chapter 9. Exploring Effects Chapter 10. Additional Audio Tools Chapter 11. Producing for Multimedia and the Web Chapter 12. Using Sound Forge with MIDI Chapter 13. Sound Forge and Sampling Chapter 14. Scripting and Batch Processing Appendix A: Using Sound Forge with ACID Appendix B: Sound Forge Resources on the Web
About the Author
Scott R. Garrigus (garrigus.com) has been involved with music and computers since he was twelve years old. He earned a B.A. in music performance with an emphasis in sound recording technology at UMass, Lowell. In 1993, he released his first instrumental album on cassette, Pieces of Imagination. In 1995, he began his professional writing career when his first article appeared in Electronic Musician magazine. In 2000, he authored his first book, Cakewalk Power!, which was the first book to deal exclusively with the Cakewalk Pro Audio, Guitar Studio, and Home Studio software applications. Since then, Scott has written a number of other books, including Sound Forge Power!, SONAR Power!, SONAR 2 Power!, Sound Forge 6 Power!, SONAR 3 Power!, SONAR 4 Power!, SONAR 5 Power!, Sound Forge 8 Power!: The Official Guide, SONAR 8 Power!, SONAR X1 Power!, and SONAR X2 Power! Today, Garrigus continues to contribute articles to a number of print and online publications. He also publishes his own music technology e-zine, called DigiFreq (digifreq.com), which provides free news, reviews, tips, and techniques for music technology and home recording users.