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