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Isolating single instruments in songs?

by sparktrip / July 21, 2006 2:51 PM PDT

I would like to know if there's a program that allows you to isolate certain instruments or sounds in a song and extract them. Thanx.

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Isolating single instruments in songs?
by Stan Chambers / July 23, 2006 10:03 AM PDT

The only way that would be possible is if the track are recorded separately on the recording. That said, the vast majority aren't recorded in that manner. So I'll say that it's unlikely.

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djs?
by sparktrip / July 25, 2006 7:24 AM PDT

well then how can dj's take a song and edit it and take only certain parts out or certain vocals, etc.? it should be possible to break the song down into smaller elements.

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Best approach.
by Kiddpeat / July 25, 2006 3:52 PM PDT
In reply to: djs?

Ask the djs how they do it. If they have a way, tell us what it is.

I assume you know that there are karaoke versions of music around? They are recordings with no vocals.

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