[ardour-users] how to add send effects

Josh Karnes jkarnes1 at austin.rr.com
Fri Jun 11 07:19:17 PDT 2004

I'm starting to pile up tracks and about ready to begin thinking seriously about 
getting the rough mixes to work in Ardour.

I'm stymied by the "send" process in Ardour.  Basically I want to add plugins 
like you would with a regular mixer.  So for example, I want to set up a reverb 
on a send so I can send whatever amount from each channel to the reverb 
(stereo).  How do I do this?

I suspect I have to set up some kind of bus or something?  Can someone give me a 

Also, anyone know why the LADSPA port of "Freeverb 3" does not sound anything 
like the VST version?  The VST version of Freeverb 3 sounds great, the LADSPA 
one is useless, either that or I just have no idea how to set it up...  I 
recorded a whole album using only Freeverb 3 for VST so I know how to make it 
work there and the LADSPA interface looks similar, you'd think I could make it 

Josh Karnes


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