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Audio Concepts 108 - DAW Studio Setup and Design.
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A MIDI recording contains
Audio data and Note data
Performance data (notes, controllers) but no audio
Audio and Video data
Performance data (notes, controllers) and audio waveforms
In most DAWs an Instrument Track records
A plug-in that responds to MIDI data by playing instrument sounds (notes) is
a MIDI-controlled effect processor
a virtual DAW
a virtual dynamics processor
a Virtual Instrument
A small DAW-based audio/music production facility is referred to as a
Post Production Studio
When a mix includes live audio playing back from an external instrument
it cannot be bounced in a DAW
it cannot be bounced at all
it must be bounced in realtime
it must be bounced offline (faster-than-realtime)
The three most popular high-end DAWs (arguably) are
Notator, Creator, and Logic
Audacity, GarageBand, and Notator
Pro Tools, Logic, and Ableton Live
Pro Tools, FL Studio, and Digital Performer
Two types of synchronization to lock DAWs and external sequencers are
Timebase and Codebase
MIDI Time Code (MTC) and MIDI Beat Clock
Word Clock and Atomic Clock
Time-Shift and Pitch-Shift
DAW is an acronym for
Doubled Audio Waveform
Digital Analog Wavetable
Digital Audio Workstation
Dry And Wet
An efficient way to insert an analog processor in a virtual mixer is
to use a digital processor instead
a set of analog SPDIF/ADAT optical cables
an i/o plug-in
a third-party processor plug-in
Assembling bits & pieces of several Takes into a final "performance" is called
The practice of using a brickwall Limiter to make a master as loud as possible is called
A chain of analog processors that a mic's signal is run through when recording is
a digital plug-in chain
an analog plug-in chain
an analog "Back End"
an analog "Front-End"
A Project Studio's monitoring environment (speakers & room) is
critical to getting good-sounding recordings and mixes
not as good as a good pair of headphones
the least important aspect of a studio
unimportant for most audio/music production
The two types of computer disks for DAW production are
HDD and SSD
Floppy Disk and Hard Disk
Vinyl Disc and Magnetic Disk
SCSI and ADB
Recording a new track while playing along with pre-recorded tracks is called
Mixing "in-the-box" refers to
using a reverb simulation of a square room
using a DAW's virtual mixer and plug-in processors
using only analog hardware in a real room (the "box")
mixing in headphones (the "box")
The two most common computer connections for DAW Interfaces are
XLR and TRS
Thunderbolt and SCSI
USB and Thunderbolt
USB and ADB
Replacing a section of a recording with a new performance on-the-fly is called
Most DAWs can handle
only MIDI recording
only audio recording
audio and MIDI recording and editing
audio and MIDI recording but not editing
A DAW's RAM Buffer may introduce a delay during recording called
Audio Concepts 108
DAW Studio Setup and Design
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