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SongCraft Presents 103 - Songwriting With Ben Sollee and Erin McKeown.
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To avoid leakage, ______ microphone pattern was used when recording the instruments.
What can an engineer do to help recording a song under time constraints?
Go make some coffee for everyone
Write the chorus
Give his opinion on the lyrics
Prepare the microphones ahead of time
Ben Arthur and Erin McKeown were recorded:
separately with the same microphone on 2 tracks
with only one microphone on a single track
with 2 microphones on a single track
with 2 microphones on 2 separate tracks
The pop song recorded in the course follows a regular musical structure. True or False?
According to Ben Arthur, songwriting is:
a process of recognizing true inspiration
Both other answers are correct
piling a ton of ideas and trimming them down to only what you're going for
What is particular about the 3 verses lyrics on this song?
They have been written by 3 different persons
They have been written on a plane
They don't have anything to do with the song's title
When starting the writing process, Erin McKeown likes to:
go for a walk
write to a loop or beat
create a bassline
What trick is used in the course to add depth to the guitar track?
Doubling the guitar part in a different register using a capo
Using a chorus effect
Doubling the part with a 12-string guitar
Using Waves Reel ADT plug-in
What was the inspiration behind the lyrics of the song?
A rhythmic pattern
A family gathering
The fear of a plane crashing
How was the drum part created?
By programming a beat with NI Battery
With Stylus RMX
With an acoustic kit from NI Kontakt
With a trash kit from Superior Drummer
Which of the following is NOT an advantage of recording multiple singers together?
It will give you a better recording
The performers can get timing information from watching each other play
It saves time
What is the title of the song recorded in the course?
SongCraft Presents 103
Songwriting With Ben Sollee and Erin McKeown
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