Multitrack Editing in Adobe Audition

Learn the ins and outs of Mulitrack Editing with our Video Producer Steve Bayless.

Adobe Audition provides strong tools for creating multitrack workflows that are perfect for creating engaging audio content



Learn the ins and outs of Multitrack Editing with Digital Learning's Editor/Video Producer Steve Bayless

Key Takeaways:

  • Use the Simple Editing workspace to get access to standard editing tools it can be found under
    • Window>Workspace>Simple Editing
  • Hit the Spacebar to play and pause playback
  • Use the J, K, and L keys to playback and pause
    • Tap the J key to play backward 100% speed
    • Tap the J key again to play backward 200% speed
    • Tap the K key to pause
    • Tape the L key to play forwards 100% speed
    • Tap the L key again to play forwards 200% speed
  • Highlight a section of audio to playback just that section
    • is the keyboard shortcut for Razor Blade tool
  • Move tool (default tool) = V
  • Ducking audio is the process of fading the audio of one track of audio under the audio of another track.
  • Pro TIP: Save often…SAVE NOW!  
    • Keyboard shortcut = Command+S (iOS) or Control+S(Windows)
Monday, August 19, 2019
Authored By:

Brian Puente

Brian Puente
Brian Puente
Support Specialist, Adobe Creative Cloud