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Recording Rosemount MN

Recording music is a process that requires a lot of skill and the right equipment. Before you get set up for your recording, read the following articles for some advice on technique and details on products.
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MOTU MicroBook Audio Interface Rosemount MN

The MicroBook gives users a complete personal recording solution for a Mac or PC laptop or desktop computer, with four simultaneous inputs for a microphone, a guitar, and a keyboard or other stereo line level device. The mic preamp delivers neutral coloration and pristine sound, with 20 dB pad and 48V phantom power for condenser mics. Programmable analog, digital, and headphone outputs provide flexible monitoring options.

Roland R-05 Recorder Rosemount MN

A variety of practice and performance features make the R-05 ideal for the recording musician. Specified regions of audio can be looped, and the playback speed can be adjusted without causing a change in pitch. Read more.

Recording Tips Rosemount MN

Recording vocals can be a challenge— even if you’re experienced. For the singer, preparation, technique, and energy are critical. On the production side, understanding how singers work—as well as what you can do to help them deliver brilliant performances— are essential skills. But whichever side of the glass you’re on, these 12 tips should guide you to fruitful, dynamic, and inspired sessions.

Spacing with Drums Rosemount MN

Recording aggro, bombastic drums isn’t just about fabulous source sounds captured by mics positioned very close to cymbals, toms, a kick drum, and a snare. That’s a start—a very good start, in fact—but the awesomeness also comes from how the drums interact with a specific recording environment.

Mellotronics HD for iPad Rosemount MN

The M3000 is a truly remarkable digital musical instrument for iPhone OS. The M3000 features 13 voices sampled from Streetly Electronics’ production tapes. These are the same tapes that featured on “Strawberry Fields orever,” “Nights in White Satin,” “Watcher of the Skies,” “Odessey and Oracle” and hundreds more timeless, classic records.

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CP500-100 Controller Rosemount MN

Designed to extend the capabilities of the company’s highly regarded MultiTouch line of touch panels, the Neutron CP500-100 is a rackmountable, 1RU controller that is ideal for use in installations where a sizeable number of components must interact , including large boardrooms and presentation spaces, lecture halls, residential control systems, and operations centers.

Enhancing Your System's Sound Quality Rosemount MN

Did you upgrade your mixer, but not your monitor speakers? Nothing works in isolation, so consider where the best improvements can be made to enhance your system's sound quality as a whole, and don't obsess on any single area (like having the best mic cabinet in the world if you don't have preamps that are equal to the task).

Focusing on the Purpose of Your Track Rosemount MN

Do you ever ask yourself exactly what your track is trying to achieve? Is it sad, happy, full of bravado, aggressive, sensual, bombastic, or light? It's good to know, because focusing on the end result can help lead you to decisions about appropriate tones, signal processing, and the placement of elements in the final mix.

Home Brew Sound Design Rosemount MN

When you view the painting, you'll notice a number of elements thatrequire the sounds of motion: thewater, the sailboat, and the oarsman. We also have a number of things inthe scene that don't require primarymotion-oriented sounds, but do needto provide background sounds andambience, such as the wind throughthe trees, the flag in the distance, andoverall environmental sounds.

Instruments for a Home Studio Rosemount MN

Here are some pieces of music instrument for home studio. If you are a music fan, this is right for you. Read on and get more information.

JBL LSR4326 PAK & LSR4312SP Rosemount MN

The ability to solo individual monitors, control volume, select EQ presets, bypass RMC (Room Mode Correction), bypass the sub, and select between analog and digital—all using the remote or a user-supplied computer connected via USB—is really cool.

Mellotronics HD for iPad Rosemount MN

The M3000 is a truly remarkable digital musical instrument for iPhone OS. The M3000 features 13 voices sampled from Streetly Electronics’ production tapes. These are the same tapes that featured on “Strawberry Fields orever,” “Nights in White Satin,” “Watcher of the Skies,” “Odessey and Oracle” and hundreds more timeless, classic records.

Microphone Selection Rosemount MN

Obviously, one's budget has a lotto do with limited microphoneoptions. Assembling a bountiful collectionof dynamic, condenser, tube, and ribbon mics is not an inexpensiveproposition.

Mid-Side Recording Rosemount MN

M-S uses the center or "mid" mic in combination with the bi-directional mic to achieve stereo. As the cardioid mic points right at the sound source, it picks up the direct sound, while the off-axis bi-directional mic picks up the room ambience and reflected sound.

MOTU MicroBook Audio Interface Rosemount MN

The MicroBook gives users a complete personal recording solution for a Mac or PC laptop or desktop computer, with four simultaneous inputs for a microphone, a guitar, and a keyboard or other stereo line level device. The mic preamp delivers neutral coloration and pristine sound, with 20 dB pad and 48V phantom power for condenser mics. Programmable analog, digital, and headphone outputs provide flexible monitoring options.

Omnidirectional Bliss Rosemount MN

Many musicians are introduced to the omni pattern via multi-pattern, large diaphragm condenser mics such as the AKG C414 (omni, figure-8, hypercardioid,cardioid, wide cardioid), Shure KSM44 (omni, cardioid, figure-8), and Audio-Technica AT4050(omni, cardioid, figure-8).

Picking the Right Mic Rosemount MN

In fact, blind servitude to conventionwill likely compromise your abilityto dial in unique—or at least "personal"—sounds. The real, shuddering-right-down-to-your-toes blissabout crafting and documentingsounds in the studio is discoveringsomething wonderful by making a "mistake," doing something blatantlystupid, or being suddenly and unexpectedlyinspired by whatever creativemuse you worship.

Planning Your Resources Rosemount MN

It's kind of ironic that sometimes, using good gear at 24 bits will actually sound "cheaper," as your recordings will reproduce unwanted noise and crud from the environment far more faithfully. So be it. Just don’t take your best mics to all of your gigs; if there are noisy environments, leave the U-47s at home.

Record Production Studio Rosemount MN

Although somewhat primitive baffling was employed, pretty much every soundleaked into every mic; as a result, record production was identified by the studio space's sonic characteristics and the performance idio syncracies of those making all the noise.

Recording Acoustic Bass Rosemount MN

Recording acoustic bass can make you want to rip your ear drums out with a plastic spoon. Hopefully, these fine tips can save you from ten hours or more of getting crappy sounds.

Recording Strings in the Home Studio Rosemount MN

There is no replacement for what the instrument and room in combination have to offer, and finding the “sweet spot” to set up mics is a process of discovery that one needs to embark upon with an earnest approach.

Recording Tips Rosemount MN

Recording vocals can be a challenge— even if you’re experienced. For the singer, preparation, technique, and energy are critical. On the production side, understanding how singers work—as well as what you can do to help them deliver brilliant performances— are essential skills. But whichever side of the glass you’re on, these 12 tips should guide you to fruitful, dynamic, and inspired sessions.

Roland R-05 Recorder Rosemount MN

A variety of practice and performance features make the R-05 ideal for the recording musician. Specified regions of audio can be looped, and the playback speed can be adjusted without causing a change in pitch. Read more.

Song Sparrow Microphone Rosemount MN

The Song Sparrow is built with premium electronics and sticks with the Kel philosophy of using simple designs coupled with high quality parts, in order to keep the mic affordable. Read on for more detailed information in the following article.

Sound On Sound Rosemount MN

Korg introduces the SOUND on SOUND (SOS) Unlimited Track Recorder, which enables musicians to capture and develop musical ideas as they happen, wherever they are. Battery-powered and completely self-contained, the SOS contains a high-quality stereo microphone and a built-in speaker for all-in-one recording and monitoring.

Spacing with Drums Rosemount MN

Recording aggro, bombastic drums isn’t just about fabulous source sounds captured by mics positioned very close to cymbals, toms, a kick drum, and a snare. That’s a start—a very good start, in fact—but the awesomeness also comes from how the drums interact with a specific recording environment.

The Big Score: Getting Started Rosemount MN

Which protocol is best to sync everything together depends on the hardware involved. Some devices will not handle MIDI clocks, while musical instruments may not recognize SMPTE.

The Tracking Room Rosemount MN

While this approach works for some styles of music, it may not be the best solution for rock and other "organic" genres where you want a more "live" sound.

Too Much Information Rosemount MN

Metaphors aside, the test here iswhether you're actually thinkingabout your sonic spectrum, or automaticallydefaulting to methodologiesyou read about in magazines such asthis one.

Virtual Instrument RoundUp Rosemount MN

There's a third part, too, but thisone threw us a curve: We wanted toget some insights from prominent virtual instrument designers on thestate of the art, so we asked ErnstNathorst-Böös (Propellerhead Software), Doug Rogers (EastWest), Peter Gorges (Advanced InstrumentResearch, a division of Digidesign), and to add a non-designer viewpoint, Nick Batzdorf (Editor of VirtualInstruments magazine) to give ustheir thoughts.
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