Complete Audio Mastering: Practical Techniques

Complete Audio Mastering: Practical Techniques

Gebre Waddell

Learn the artwork audio mastering

"Gebre Waddell covers this all-important topic in better intensity than has ever been performed in a book." -- Dave Collins, learning engineer for The Nightmare prior to Christmas, Jurassic Park, Soundgarden, battle, Ben Harper, and others

"Gebre offers scholars and educators with the entire sensible recommendation and hands-on instruments they should be successful." -- Jeffrey Rabhan, Chair of the hot York collage Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music

Written by means of a certified learning engineer, this distinctive consultant unearths world-class equipment for offering broadcast-ready masters. In Complete Audio gaining knowledge of: functional Techniques, Gebre Waddell of Stonebridge learning explains each step within the procedure, from room and equipment configuration to distribution of the ultimate product. how to positioned the ultimate sheen in your mixes, paintings with DAWs, tweak loudness, use equalizers and compressors, and deal with sequencing and fades. you will additionally get suggestions for beginning and working your individual learning studio.

Features complete insurance of:

  • Mastering strategies and kit
  • Room setup and speaker placement
  • Session workflow and association
  • DAWs and audio interfaces
  • Analog-to-digital and digital-to-analog converters
  • Loudness optimization and dynamics
  • Digital and analog EQs and filters
  • Professional compressors and limiters
  • Fades, crossfades, spacing, and sequencing
  • Red booklet CD, WAV, MP3, and DDP formats

Includes insights from the world’s most desirable specialists in audio getting to know, including:
-- Robin Schmidt of 24-96 Mastering
-- Scott Hull of Masterdisk
-- Jaakko Viitalähde of Virtalähde Mastering
-- Dave Hill of Crane track, Ltd., and Dave Hill Designs
-- Brad Blackwood of Euphonic Masters
-- Pieter Stenekes of Sonoris Software
-- Cornelius Gould of Omnia Audio
-- Jeff Powell, Grammy award–winning engineer; direct vinyl move engineer; engineer for Stevie Ray Vaughn, Bob Dylan, and others
-- David A. Hoatson of Lynx Studio expertise, Inc.

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