Modern Recording Techniques

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Focal Press, 2013 - Technology & Engineering - 644 pages
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Master the tools and day-to-day practices of music recording and production. Learn the ins and outs of room acoustics and designing a studio. Gain techniques for mic placement and running a session. Get a solid grounding in both theory and industry practice. Modern Recording Techniques, the bestselling, authoritative guide to recording, provides everything you need to improve your craft.

"If you're serious about recording--whether you're an amateur enthusiast, a student, a musician, or an audio professional, you'll find this book an informative, in-depth, cover-to-cover read and a useful reference manual...an excellent read and a must-have reference book."

                                                                                                                  - MusicTech magazine

Expanded to include the latest digital audio technology, the eighth edition now has sections on touch technology, tablets, and newer connectivity options, such as Thunderbolt. It also includes revamped graphics throughout, and major updates of the sections covering DAWs, MIDI, and mastering. Whether you are just starting out or are looking for a step-up in the industry, Modern Recording Techniques provides an in-depth read on recording; it is a must-have for your audio bookshelf.

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User Review  - Simon - Goodreads

This should really be titled 'an absolute beginners guide...', it's really high level and contains so much waffle I think those 600 pages could easily be condensed into 200. Useful if you've never even tried tried recording yet. Read full review

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User Review  - Jessica - Goodreads

This book is full of a LOT of information. Some of it is redundant, but I think that's better than being sparse; it allows you to have the information at your fingertips when you're looking up a ... Read full review

About the author (2013)

David Miles Huber is a three-time, Grammy-nominated producer and musician in the electronic dance and surround-sound genres, whose music has sold over the million mark. His style combines lush beats and live acoustic instruments to create a "Zen-meets-Tech experience" that's rich, enticing and energizing. His latest music and collaborations can be heard at www.davidmileshuber.com.

Dave is also widely acclaimed in the recording industry as a digital audio consultant, author and guest lecturer on the subject of digital audio and recording technology. In addition to Modern Recording Techniques, he's written such books as The MIDI Manual (Focal Press) and Professional Microphone Techniques (Cengage).

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