Exporting Individual Songs from a Long Recording in Audacity

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Audacity3The EZ Vinyl Tape Converter software is an effective and easy way to convert tapes and LPs to MP3. However, if a recording has a large amount of silence or none at all, either too many or too few individual tracks will be created. This guide covers how to manually export individual songs from a master recording in Audacity. 

For how to download, install, and set up Audacity, click here.


Loading a Long Recording

  1. Before recording in EZ Vinyl, make sure the Split recording into tracks box is unchecked.

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  2. Record an entire side of a tape or LP and finish the recording.

  3. Open Audacity. 

  4. Select File -> Open

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  5. Select the recording.

Exporting Selections

  1. Find the start and end point of the track you would like to export.

  2. Click and drag to select this section.

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  3. Go to File -> Export Selection.

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  4. Repeat for each track of the recording!

Further Audacity Support

For more information and help with Audacity please visit: http://audacity.sourceforge.net/


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