Home Recording for Musicians for Dummies

Home Recording for Musicians for Dummies

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Save studio fees with pro-quality recording at home

Home Recording For Musicians For Dummies offers simpleexplanations on how to record music in a home studio, no matteryour style, method, or sound. With expert guidance every step ofthe way, you'll find the answers to your questions about choosingequipment, recording tracks, editing, mixing, mastering, and more.Updated to reflect the latest home recording technology, this newedition addresses styles from live bands to electronica with easynavigation to the information you need most. Beginners will findstraightforward instruction on the fundamentals, while moreexperienced home recording engineers will appreciate insight to thetricks the pros use.

With home recording gear increasingly approaching professionalquality, the home studio is no longer the domain of the DIY-or-die.Even professional musicians are saving studio fees by recording athome, and today's plug-and-play technology makes high-quality soundaccessible to those with a more amateur level of experience andbudget. Home Recording For Musicians For Dummies gives youthe information you need to set up your studio and use it like apro:

Choose the right gear for the job, and set up for qualitysound Learn the fundamentals of recording, from choosing a mic toworking with a mixer Master MIDI, multitrack recording, and audio capture foroptimum sourcing Edit, mix, and master your tracks, and add effects to enhanceyour sound

Don't let poor audio quality distract from your music. Find outwhat tools you need, how to use them, and how to follow thetime-tested steps of making a record. You spend valuable timedeveloping your talent, skills, and sound, so take a minute tolearn how to make your music shine with the expert advice andeasy-to-follow instruction in Home Recording For Musicians ForDummies.

Publisher: Hoboken, New Jersey :, For Dummies, a Wiley brand,, 2014, ©2014.
Edition: 5th edition.
ISBN: 9781118968017
Branch Call Number: 621. 3983 STR 2014
Characteristics: xiv, 368 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm


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