ISBN 9788131208120,Practical Recording Techniques

Practical Recording Techniques



Elsevier India

Publication Year 2006

ISBN 9788131208120

ISBN-10 8131208125


Language (English)

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Note: Image and description may be of a different editionKey Features This popular bestseller covers the latest digital techniques for professional and home studios, and location recording Now features a dedicated website packed with audio clips to enhance the text Now includes a brand new chapter on computer recording procedures Description Hands-on practical guide covering all aspects of recording, ideal for beginning and intermediate recording engineers, producers, musicians and audio enthusiasts. Filled with tips and shortcuts, this book offers advice on equipping a home studio (both low-budget and advanced), suggestions for set-up, acoustics, choosing monitor speakers, and preventing hum. This best-selling guide also tells how to judge recordings and improve them to produce maximum results. New material covered in the 5th edition to include: complete revision and update of digital media sections new section on mixing tips new section on podcasts and file sharing new section equipment and connector levels new section function and connector types new section on digital metering new section exporting projects from other studios new photos Readership Home and project studio engineers, musicians, students and amateur recording enthusiasts. Suitable for courses such as Audio Production, Digital Audio, Music Technology, Introduction to Music Technology, Audio Recording, Audio Engineering Technology, and Basic Recording. Suitable for beginner and intermediate levels, and as reference for professional recording engineers. Author Information By Bruce Bartlett , Microphone engineer/designer, audio journalist and recording engineer. Table of ContentsPreface Acknowledgements 1 Music: Why You Record Increasing Your Involvement in Music Different Ways of Listening Why Record' 2 The Recording Chain Types of Recording Live Stereo Recording Live Mix Recording Multitrack Recorder and Mixer Stand-alone Digital Audio Workstation (Recorder-Mixer) Computer Digital Audio Workstation