Modern Recording Techniques is the bestselling, authoritative guide to sound and music recording. Whether you're just starting out or are looking for a step-up in the industry, Modern Recording Techniques provides an in-depth read on the art and technologies of music production. It's a must-have reference for all audio bookshelves. Using its familiar and accessible writing style, this ninth edition has been fully updated, presenting the latest production technologies and includes an in-depth coverage of the DAW, networked audio, MIDI, signal processing and much more.
A robust companion website features video tutorials, web-links, an online glossary, flashcards, and a link to the author's blog. Instructor resources include a test bank and an instructor's manual.
The ninth edition includes:
Updated tips, tricks and insights for getting the best out of your studio
An introduction to the Apple iOS in music production
Introductions to new technologies and important retro studio techniques
The latest advancements in DAW systems, signal processing, mixing and mastering
David Miles Huber is a 4-time Grammy-nominated producer and musician who works in the electronic music and surround sound genres. He is widely acclaimed in the recording industry as a consultant, author and guest lecturer on the subject of digital audio and recording technology.
Acknowledgements CHAPTER 1: Introduction CHAPTER 2: Sound and Hearing CHAPTER 3: Studio Acoustics and Design CHAPTER 4: Microphones: Design and Application CHAPTER 5: The Analog Tape Recorder CHAPTER 6: Digital Audio Technology CHAPTER 7: The Digital Audio Workstation CHAPTER 8: Groove Tools and Techniques CHAPTER 9: MIDI and Electronic Music Technology CHAPTER 10: The iOS in Music Production CHAPTER 11: Multimedia and the Web CHAPTER 12: Synchronization CHAPTER 13: Amplifiers CHAPTER 14: Power- and Ground-Related Issues CHAPTER 15: Signal Processing CHAPTER 16: Noise Reduction CHAPTER 17: The Art and Technology of Mixing CHAPTER 18: Monitoring CHAPTER 19: Immersive Audio (5.1 and Beyond) CHAPTER 20: Mastering CHAPTER 21: Product Manufacture nnd Distribution CHAPTER 22: Studio Tips and Tricks CHAPTER 23: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow