Sound Advice on Recording Mixing Drums

Author: Bill Gibson
Publisher: ArtisPro
ISBN: 1931140375
Release Date: 2004-06-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Getting a great drum sound is a Holy Grail for many engineers, and this latest addition to the popular InstantPro series will give you the knowledge you need to record drums like a pro, in any situation. 'Sound Advice on Recording and Mixing Drums' is a budget-minded guide to getting the best drum recording. From simple setups with minimal mic coverage to a setup with a dozen mics or more, veteran MixBooks author Bill Gibson (The AudioPro Home Recording Course) will guide you through every step of recording and mixing the drum set. Comes with a CD demonstrating the concepts described in the book.

Audio in Media

Author: Stanley Alten
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133307235
Release Date: 2013-01-22
Genre: Art

In AUDIO IN MEDIA, Tenth Edition, Stanley Alten -- internationally recognized as a scholar and expert in the area of audio production -- continues to provide students with an introduction to the basic techniques and principles necessary for audio production in today’s media. The clear, current illustrations and photos and student-friendly writing in Alten’s market-leading text have helped professors effectively teach this technically based course to thousands of introductory audio-production students. Comprehensive, technically accurate, and up-to-date, the text covers informational, perceptual, and aesthetic aspects of sound as they apply to each stage of the production process, from planning to postproduction. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Song Sheets to Software

Author: Elizabeth C. Axford
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 0810850273
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Music

This second edition of Song Sheets to Software includes completely revised and updated listings of music software, instructional media, and music-related Internet Web sites of use to all musicians, whether hobbyist or professional. This book is a particularly valuable resource for the private studio and classroom music teacher.

Sound Mixing

Author: Eddie Bazil
Publisher: PC Publishing
ISBN: 1906005044
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Computers

A clear, concise, and detailed guide to sound mixing, this work offers secrets and techniques to help readers become better producers. Before and after audio examples are provided from an actual multi-track recording to explain the principles contained in the book.

Sound Advice on Equalizers Reverbs and Delays

Author: Bill A. Gibson
Publisher: Artistpro.Com Llc
ISBN: 1931140251
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Music

Learn to produce recordings that sound impressive and musical in this book filled with examples and technique tips.

The Drummer s Studio Survival Guide

Author: Mark H. Parsons
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 0793572223
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Music

The Drummer's Studio Survival Guide is an updated and expanded version of author Mark Parson's informative 13-part "In the Studio" series from Modern Drummer magazine. Topics include preparing one's drums for recording, drum miking, the use of outboard equipment, interacting with producers and engineers, and other information vital to any drummer entering the studio - whether for the first time or as a veteran.

Audio Engineering 101

Author: Tim Dittmar
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9781136111730
Release Date: 2013-02-11
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Audio Engineering 101 is a real world guide for starting out in the recording industry. If you have the dream, the ideas, the music and the creativity but don't know where to start, then this book is for you! Filled with practical advice on how to navigate the recording world, from an author with first-hand, real-life experience, Audio Engineering 101 will help you succeed in the exciting, but tough and confusing, music industry. Covering all you need to know about the recording process, from the characteristics of sound to a guide to microphones to analog versus digital recording. Dittmar covers all the basics- equipment, studio acoustics, the principals of EQ/ compression, music examples to work from and when and how to use compression. FAQ's from professionals give you real insight into the reality of life on the industry.

The Basics of Live Sound

Author: Jerry J. Slone
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 0634030280
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Music

(Book). This beginner's guide to the basics of live concert sound mixing and mic techniques is written by industry vet Jerry Slone, whose baptism-by-fire road experiences will teach you need-to-know stuff they simply don't teach in school! It provides easy-to-understand coverage aimed at the novice on topics such as: sound and hearing; microphone models, specs and techniques; mixers; equalization; amplifiers; speakers; the audio chain; schools and universities for continuing education; and much more. Ever since talent show appearances in his pre-teen years, Jerry Slone 's been the guy who got stuck hooking up the PA and trying to tweak it to make it sound better. After graduating from the Recording Industry program at Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU), he road-managed and mixed house audio for a touring band. Today, he works with acts signed to major labels.

Mixing Recording and Producing Techniques of the Pros Insights on Recording Audio for Music Film TV and Games 2nd ed

Author: Rick Clark
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781598639155
Release Date: 2010-05-11
Genre: Music

Veteran music journalist Rick Clark conducted hundreds of revealing interviews with some of the biggest names in the industry to create this newly expanded and refined edition of this extraordinary book. Tony Visconti, Phil Ramone, Richard Dodd, Jim Scott, and David Kershenbaum are just a few of the 115 contributors who share their special studio practices, tips, and anecdotes. A truly thorough look at the recording world, this in-depth collection of interviews with recording, mixing, and producing legends covers everything from recording strings and horn sections to using creative production techniques on the latest musical styles. Candid interviews with expert industry pros will enlighten you with the knowledge that has led the featured producers, engineers, and composers to huge industry successes and millions of record sales. This useful and entertaining information is organized by subject matter rather than by expert, so you can gain advice from several professionals on the specific topic that interests you. MIXING, RECORDING, AND PRODUCING TECHNIQUES OF THE PROS, SECOND EDITION is perfect for any producer or engineer who wants the advice, opinions, tricks, and techniques used by the leading experts in the field. This completely updated edition features many new interviews, fresh content from some of the previous edition's interviews, and a new section on live sound reinforcement.

Recording Tips for Engineers

Author: Tim Crich
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780240521763
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Music

"Over 1,000 easy-to-use tips, hints, tricks, how-to's, set-ups and explanations for today's recording engineer, musician and home studio user"--Cover.

The Art of Digital Audio Recording

Author: Steve Savage
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 9780195394092
Release Date: 2011-06-01
Genre: Music

The Art of Digital Audio Recording teaches readers what they really need to know in order to make great sound recordings with computers - both the practical and the technical information. --from publisher description.

MixPlus Central

ISBN: UOM:39015033728778
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Audio equipment industry

Mixing Secrets

Author: Mike Senior
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9781136113819
Release Date: 2012-08-06
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Discover how to achieve release-quality mixes even in the smallest studios by applying power-user techniques from the world's most successful producers. Mixing Secrets For The Small Studio is a down-to-earth primer for small-studio enthusiasts who want chart-ready sonics in a hurry. Drawing on the back-room strategies of more than 100 famous names, this entertaining guide leads you step-by-step through the entire mixing process. On the way, you'll unravel the mysteries of every type of mix processing, from simple EQ and compression through to advanced spectral dynamics and 'fairy dust' effects. User-friendly explanations introduce technical concepts on a strictly need-to-know basis, while chapter summaries and assignments are perfect for school and college use. * Learn the subtle editing, arrangement, and monitoring tactics which give industry insiders their competitive edge, and master the psychological tricks which protect you from all the biggest rookie mistakes. * Find out where you don't need to spend money, as well as how to make a limited budget really count. * Pick up tricks and tips from leading-edge engineers working on today's multi-platinum hits, including Michael Brauer, Serban Ghenea, the Lord-Alge brothers, Tony Maserati, Manny Marroquin, Dave 'Hard Drive' Pensado, Jack Joseph Puig, Mark 'Spike' Stent, Phil Tan, Andy Wallace, and many, many more... Mike Senior is a professional engineer who has worked with Wet Wet Wet, The Charlatans, Reef, Therapy, and Nigel Kennedy. He specialises in adapting the techniques of top producers for those working on a budget. Since 2007 he has transformed dozens of amateur productions for Sound On Sound magazine's popular 'Mix Rescue' column, proving time and again that you can achieve commercial-grade results with affordable gear -- once you know how!

Idiot s Guides Mixing Music

Author: Michael Miller
Publisher: Alpha Books
ISBN: 1465454632
Release Date: 2016-10-11
Genre: Music

Idiot's Guides: Mixing Music breaks down all the complex jargon for beginners and discussing a blend of skillful principles and techniques that anyone can utilize when mixing. It covers all the fundamentals from the various mixing styles, the element of a mix and how to build one, the rules of arrangement, the secrets of equalization and frequencies. This guide is packed full of expert advice and be platform neutral for any home mixer. Also includes: * In-depth review of budget-friendly music equipment and purchasing. * Chock full of tips, tricks, and techniques on perfecting mixes. * Easy-to-comprehend breakdown of terms and techniques that any mixer can master. * The fundamentals of music mixing, breaking the process down so readers understand the basics. * The building blocks of mixing: reverb, blend, size, tone, sustaining sound, delay types and how to calculate them, balancing, and sonic layering. * Reviews of the various mixing styles, rules for arrangement, and all the tips and tricks for adding effects and creating that perfect sound. * An exploration of the current mixing techniques and principles. * In-depth discussion on the essential home recording budget-conscious mixer needs, what equipment to purchase and what to avoid, and whether or not to use freeware.