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Harrison Mixbus Explained®

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  • Introduction to Harrison Mixbus 1:05

    Introduction to Harrison Mixbus

    Gary welcomes you and describes what will be covered in the video series.

  • Setting Up Your First Project 5:40

    Setting Up Your First Project

    This video takes you through the steps of creating your first Mixbus session.

  • Importing Audio Into a Project 7:18

    Importing Audio Into a Project

    Gary shows you how to add tracks and import audio files into a Mixbus project.

  • Import Audio from Pro Tools 4:46

    Import Audio from Pro Tools

    If you're a Pro Tools user, you're in luck, as Mixbus has a super handy Pro Tools Session Import feature. This video shows you how to use it!

  • Exploring the Transport Controls 5:31

    Exploring the Transport Controls

    This video explains and explores the transport controls found in Mixbus.

  • Creating Location Markers 7:42

    Creating Location Markers

    Now take a look at how to create Location Markers to easily navigate your song.

  • Taking a Look at the Mixer Window 10:39

    Taking a Look at the Mixer Window

    Learn all about the Mixer Window found in Mixbus and Mixbus 32C.

  • Gain Staging & Metering 9:53

    Gain Staging & Metering

    Before going into a mix it's good practice to properly gain stage your track. This video shows you how to do this with Mixbus's awesome metering tools.

  • Recording Audio into Mixbus 6:14

    Recording Audio into Mixbus

    In this video, we show you how to record audio to a Mixbus audio track.

  • Managing Your Tracks in the Region List 4:41

    Managing Your Tracks in the Region List

    See how to manage and move your tracks around in the Region List Editor in Mixbus.

  • Using the Audio Editing Tools in Mixbus 5:28

    Using the Audio Editing Tools in Mixbus

    This video goes over the Mixbus audio editing tools available to edit your audio regions and tracks.

  • Setting Up and Recording MIDI 7:18

    Setting Up and Recording MIDI

    Watch how to setup your MIDI device and instruments and record them to a MIDI track. We'll also explore the Mixbus inline MIDI editor.

  • Creating Groups for Your Tracks 4:47

    Creating Groups for Your Tracks

    Here we show you how to group tracks together using Mixbus's grouping functionality.

  • Setting up the Mixbuses 5:56

    Setting up the Mixbuses

    Discover the key feature in Mixbus; creating Mixbuses, or submixes of your tracks.

  • Foldback Buses to Use as Headphones Mixes 4:19

    Foldback Buses to Use as Headphones Mixes

    If you need to send different mixes to your performers you can use Foldback buses for this. Watch how to set these up in this video!

  • Using the Different Compression Modes 7:56

    Using the Different Compression Modes

    Explore the different console compression modes available on the tracks and how to use them.

  • Using the Console EQs 10:47

    Using the Console EQs

    This video shows you how to use the console-style EQs in Mixbus and Mixbus 32C.

  • Setting Up Send Effects 6:03

    Setting Up Send Effects

    See how to use your Mixbuses as Send Effects!

  • Using 3rd Party Plug-Ins 2:42

    Using 3rd Party Plug-Ins

    In this video, we show you how to enable 3rd party plug-in support and how to search and use these in the Mixbus Plug-in Manager.

  • Using Parallel Compression 5:39

    Using Parallel Compression

    Here we show you how to setup and use Parallel Effect processing, such as Parallel Compression in Mixbus.

  • Using Sidechain Compression 4:38

    Using Sidechain Compression

    This video shows you how to setup and use side chain Compression on your tracks.

  • Setting Up VCA Faders 7:53

    Setting Up VCA Faders

    See how to create VCA Fader Tracks, and how to assign tracks to these VCA faders in Mixbus.

  • Using Automation 13:53

    Using Automation

    This video goes through how to use and edit the Automation modes available.

  • How the Master Bus Works 8:00

    How the Master Bus Works

    Here we show you the Master Track, and how you use this to add master bus processing and finalize your audio.

  • Moving Projects from Mixbus to Mixbus 32C 4:09

    Moving Projects from Mixbus to Mixbus 32C

    Watch how you can move your Mixbus project across to its bigger brother, Mixbus 32C.

  • Using the Expanded Buses in Mixbus 32C 6:01

    Using the Expanded Buses in Mixbus 32C

    In this video, we take a look at the extra Mixbuses you have available in Mixbus 32C, and creative ways you can use them when mixing.

  • Exporting Your Song 8:53

    Exporting Your Song

    Finally we show you how to export out your finished song!

  • The Recorded Window 6:22

    The Recorded Window

    In this video, Gary walks through the recorded window and how to use it.

Product Overview


Gary Hiebner brings you detailed Harrison Mixbus 6 video tutorials! Learn all of Mixbus and 32c's features and functions, and see them in action as Gary mixes a great cover of "Dancing In The Street", which you also get the .wav files for, so you can follow along and mix on your system. These videos are for new Harrison Mixbus v6 and 32c users.

Gary welcomes you and goes over what will be covered in the videos, and then gets started by showing you how to set up your first Mixbus project, including how to import your audio. He also demonstrates how to utilize the Import Pro Tools Session feature if you happen to be a Pro Tools user.

Throughout the videos, Gary covers every feature and function such as the Transport Controls, Location Markers, the Mixer Window, Gain Staging & Metering, recording audio, managing your tracks via the Region List, setting up and recording MIDI and editing it, creating groups, headphone mixes, using the different compression modes, EQs, effects, 3rd party plug-ins, VCA faders, automation, specific 32c features, exporting your song, and much, much more.

To see what these in-depth Harrison Mixbus tutorials show you, and how they'll allow get you up and running and mix your first song fast, see the individual Harrison Mixbus video tutorial descriptions on this page. Use the included wav files to supercharge your first Harrison Mixbus mixing project and learn everything you need to know about Mixbus... Watch "Harrison Mixbus Explained®" today.

Dancing In The Street
Words and Music by Marvin Gaye, Ivy Hunter and William Stevenson
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