Garage band filters?

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by craighereatmac, Oct 14, 2010.

  1. craighereatmac macrumors newbie

    Oct 14, 2010
    Hello all. I am trying to do a spoken word voice recording using garageband. I purchased a nice microphone, but I am getting a problem where it is picking up the sound of my nasal breathing. I am doing a meditation instruction recording so there is a fair amount of space where I'm not speaking, and it picks up this nasal breathing sound.

    I have been experimenting with the filters to filter this out but so far no success.

    Is there someone here familiar with garageband and has some suggestions?
  2. Jolly Jimmy macrumors 65816

    Jolly Jimmy

    Dec 13, 2007
    Look for "noise gate" or just "gate". It's been a while since I used garageband but I think there's a gate slider in the track info section on the right, next to the reverb slider.
  3. PhelpsiPhan macrumors 6502


    Dec 31, 2009
    New Jersey
    He is right, there is a Noise gate slider, it will block out all of the sound lower than a certain volume.... very handy :)
  4. craighereatmac thread starter macrumors newbie

    Oct 14, 2010
    OK thank you very much. I tried this and it does the trick :)

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