Equalizing volume between different segments of a recording

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blyon
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Post by blyon » July 31st, 2020, 1:54 pm

When different segments of a recording have different average volumes, what’s the best way to edit and equalize them in Audacity? Just amplify each segment by eye?

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Post by TriciaG » July 31st, 2020, 2:28 pm

By eye, or you can use the ReplayGain plugin.
Instructions for installing and using it are on this page: https://wiki.librivox.org/index.php?title=Measuring_Volume_within_Audacity
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blyon
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Post by blyon » July 31st, 2020, 4:02 pm

Thanks!

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Post by audiomike » August 1st, 2020, 5:38 am

Provided everything is on a single track, which it should be, this is the best thing to use:

https://wiki.audacityteam.org/wiki/Nyquist_Effect_Plug-ins#Level_Speech

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