Surround Sound: Up and Running

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Taylor & Francis, 2008 - Music - 240 pages
Fully updated throughout this best selling title on surround sound offers you a wealth of practical information, now considered the 'go to' book for those requiring a working knowledge. Concentrating specifically on surround audio, Holman provides clear comprehensive explanations of complex concepts, making this a must have book for all those in the field.

* Includes mixing tips for multichannel sound
* Step by step instructions for setting up a monitoring room
* Benefit from authors knowledge and clear explanations

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Preface to the Second Edition
1 Introduction
2 Monitoring
3 Multichannel Microphone Technique
4 Multichannel Mixing and Studio Operations
5 Delivery Formats
6 Psychoacoustics
The Use of Surrounds in Saving Private Ryan
Sample Rate
Word Length Also Known as Bit Depth or Resolution
Music Mostly Formats

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About the author (2008)

Tomlinson Holman is President of TMH Corporation and one of the prominent figures in audio today. He is widely known for his development of new products and processes in the field of audio and video, including the THX Sound System, Home THX (with his patents licensed to more than 45 companies), and the THX Digital Mastering program developed while he was Corporate Technical Director at Lucasfilm, Ltd. He has won career achievement awards from CAS and the Custom Electronics Design and Installation Association. Mr. Holman is a Fellow of the Audio Engineering Society, the British Kinematograph Sound and Television Society, and the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers. He is Co-Chairman of the Audio Engineering Society Task Force on High-Capacity Audio.

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