Regardless of what DAW you work in, we will find a suitable workflow to get your score output and ingested into Pro Tools.
1) Confirmation of final mix delivery format: Stereo, 5.1, 7.1
2) Locked cut of picture with burnt-in timecode. Broken into reels is fine
3) Stereo guide track of the dialogue (premixed if possible)
4) Stereo guide track of the sound effects
5) Stereo guide track of the score temp mix
6) Each cue supplied in separate sessions or folders (not essential)
7) Tempo / Meter Map for each cue (not essential)
(It is preferable to have each cue supplied in a separate session/folder and numbered accordingly. Also, supplying a spreadsheet with exact timecodes for when each cue starts and finishes)
Pro Tools Session Delivery
Virtual Instrument Score Delivery
Using “Commit Tracks” you can supply me with your exact balance and keep all your volume and pan settings as a starting point. If you have inserts on your instrument tracks like eq, compression, etc, leave them on and if there is a need, we can organise a resupply.
Highlight all tracks in your session. Right-click one of the track names. Select Commit Track.
Making sure to tick these boxes:
Combined Ensemble Instrument Tracks
Duplicating the ensemble instrument track and removing the bass part from one, then removing the rest of the ensemble from the other.
If working in Pro Tools, creating an audio track and creating a region group covering the length of the change with notes in the region group is an easy way of communicating changes.
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